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Passing thought on Phoenix Airport Lockdown

This account of the lockdown at the Phoenix Airport yesterday made me speculate as to future repeats, but on a larger scale.

The writer, John Keller, remarked “Yes, I’m glad there is security to catch an armed assailant, but 100+ officers and a 3 hour delay for 10,000+ people just doesn’t make sense in terms of proportionality or likely risk.” 83 more words


The BQ(Q) - Doug S

Here’s an inspiring story of Doug S using marathon training as part of his recovery from alcoholism. Nice work Doug, both on getting sober and getting fast! 771 more words

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USATF NE Gran Prix Standings

I did some quick math after the Lone Gull 10K and it looks like the USATF-NE Gran Prix is very much up for grabs in the men’s open division this year! 598 more words


What the hell have we gotten ourselves into?

Welcome, friends and family. Welcome to our crazy journey where we hope to raise $10,000, to complete the Boston Marathon, and to not break up along the way. 151 more words

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The BQ(Q) - Mark D (Mark to Boston)

Thanks, Mark, for filling this out, and good luck with Boston this year!

Name: Mark D Mark to Boston
Sex: Male
Age (at the time of first BQ): 325 more words

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BAA: Registration For 2015 Boston Marathon Now Officially Closed

The 2014 Boston Marathon produced a record turnout of runners, and the race’s popularity will continue in 2015.

The Boston Athletic Association announced Wednesday that registration for the 2015 Boston Marathon… 110 more words

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Bombing Survivor Wants Tsarnaev To Face Victims In Court

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hasn’t appeared in court for more than a year. But prosecutors and a man who was severely injured in the bombings say they want to see him in a courtroom soon. 488 more words