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Virtual Boston Marathon, 15,000 runners completed race

Virtual Boston Marathon
Virtual Boston Marathon

Virtual Boston Marathon, Marathon, and games amid this Pandemic are changing their ways. At present, there is no need to go to a field or a track to run. The time is for the new world order. You can run virtually and win or contribute. All with the pace of your home. Four months before the traditional Boston run put down, seeing the severity of the COVID Pandemic. But finally, thousands of runners from all around the world finished the race virtually. Boston Athletic Association stated-” They were overwhelmed by the participation and enthusiasm shown by runners worldwide. People from 90 countries and from every single state in the nation took part in the virtual race. CEO Tom Grik of B.A.A stated- “The mission of the association since 1880 era is to support health and fitness. to be able to do that in a different and wells structured way was an impeccable opportunity for the association.”

Everything was virtual from Registration to Marathon

Virtual Boston Marathon, The event was quite impressive. From registration to the final event, the virtual event seemed to be impeccable for all. Runners who registered themselves for the race signed up to finish 26.2 miles in one day. The final submissions carried out by social media handles revealed the fun and happiness on the faces of people who participated in the marathon. The first 15,000 people who registered for the race were also provided with a special race kit by B.A.A. It got all delivered by Amazon. Some special codes were also provided to each runner by the Association. Charlie Baker The governor of Boston also attended the virtual event at Fen way. The huge participation overwhelmed him. He stated in the event-” It was great to see such a huge number of people who committed to run, each for their own reasons. The Red Cross always had a special blood drive so far. The Food distribution and other events in the line were a great service to humanity. All this made up the event to be entirely positive and energetic.” People were seen submitting their complete up of race through social media handles of B.A.A. The celebrations along with family friends hit the internet after completion.

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