Local Runners Honor Those Injured and Killed In Boston Marathon Bombing

Published 04/16 2014 11:31AM

Updated 04/16 2014 11:37AM

It has been 1 year since the tragic Boston Marathon Bombings and local runners honored those injured and killed during the blasts by holding a memorial run in the victim's honor.

Dozens gathered at the Fleet Feet Sports store wearing the traditional Boston Marathon blue and yellow colors.

"26 balloons were released before runners set out on the memorial run."

Those WFFT spoke with say coming together on the anniversary of the bombings brings the local running community together.

The first mile of the run was done in complete silence to pay tribute to the Boston bombing victims.  The 2014 Boston Marathon is scheduled for Monday.

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