Start time of Boston Marathon has changed due to weather impact

By: News Staff


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BOSTON, M.A. (WLNE) – Because of wet and cool weather in the forecast, marathon organizers are making changes to the scheduled start times for runners.

According to the Boston Athletic Association, runners assigned to the fourth wave will start their race immediately after those in the third wave.

Originally, there was a 25-minute gap was scheduled between those two waves.

Under the new plan, wave 3 will start at 10-50 a.m. and wave 4 will follow immediately afterward.