Runners Prepare For Monday At Several Pre-Race Events

BOSTON (CBS) – Runners from around the world are getting mentally and physically prepared for Monday’s marathon.

The runners have been busy at several pre-race events.

Runners picked up their numbers at the Hynes Convention Center throughout the weekend.

The running festivities started Sunday morning with a series of races before the Boston Marathon. Thousands turned out for the 5K Sunday morning hosted by the Boston Athletic Association.

Sunday, runners are invited to “carbo-load” at the annual pasta dinner at Boston City Hall Plaza from 4:30 to 8 p.m.


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