Yael T. Abouhalkah

April 14, 2014 12:04 PM

A year after Boston Marathon bombing, KC area runners look ahead to special 2014 race

About 125 Kansas City area runners can’t wait to run the fabled 26.2 miles of next Monday’s Boston Marathon. They offer compelling, emotional and personal reasons for pursuing that quest. Many focus on showing the tremendous power of the human spirit to overcome tragedies — like the deadly bombing that struck the historic marathon one year ago Tuesday, on April 15, 2013.

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