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NYC Marathon organizers
assess options

Agence France-Presse, by Staff

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/30/2012 11:06:56 PM

New York City Marathon organizers continued to plan for Sunday's race as the metropolis coped with the chaotic aftermath of deadly superstorm Sandy. "The marathon has always been a special day for New Yorkers as a symbol of the vitality and resiliency of this city," New York Road Runners president Mary Wittenberg said in a statement. "NYRR continues to move ahead with its planning and preparation. We will keep all options open with regard to making any accommodations and adjustments necessary to race day and race weekend events."

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If they can run the marathon there should be no grumbling whatsoever about the election going forth without a problem.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Slimepuppy, 10/31/2012 12:09:05 AM     (No. 8975982)

....whada bunch'a Maroons!!!!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: horacer, 10/31/2012 12:14:53 AM     (No. 8975986)

All the gourmet restaurants are back up and running. I have no doubt the race will go off without a hitch.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 10/31/2012 12:26:18 AM     (No. 8976002)

Maybe they can make it a triathalon now. There could be plenty of swimming. Just add some bikes and they're good to go.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 10/31/2012 4:10:01 AM     (No. 8976085)

Why do marathoners have to run within the city limits anywhere? America has a million square miles of practically uninhabited desert. Or why not run along the beach on Long Island.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Spidey, 10/31/2012 5:06:03 AM     (No. 8976099)

The only marathon I want to see is Obama and his fellow mobsters running back to Chicago.

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