Thankful runners

 

We have Boston on our minds and in our prayers.

On behalf of US Road Sports and the runners of the Miami Marathon and the entire South Florida running community, I’d like to recognize the many who have contributed to our safety and well being throughout the years.

We can’t take any preventive measure, no matter how small, for granted by the men and women who have planned and worked for these events. Police and fire-rescue agencies, medical personnel, thousands of volunteers and various public safety officials have provided impeccable care of the hundreds of thousands who have run races in South Florida.

We appreciate everything that has been and will continue to be done to make all outdoor active participant events the safest possible.

Frankie Ruiz, chief running officer, US Road Sports & Entertainment, Miami

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