Boston Marathon app connects the world to the race

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 9.0.115 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

February 7, 2014, 8:39 am
SHARE THIS POST
Print Article


(NECN) -  Do you want to compete in the Boston Marathon, but are unlikely to get an invite or can't even hack the 26.2 miles right now?
     
There's an app for that, and it comes from the Boston Athletic Association.

T.K. Skenderian from the BAA joined us for more on the app.

He said that because everyone couldn’t sign up for the marathon, people can check out the app, which allows people to run any distance anywhere they want.

People can sign up, pledge a distance and log their miles from now until April 21.

People from over 47 countries have signed up for the app.

You can find the app in the App Store and look for “Boston Marathon World Run” or go to http://bostonmarathonworldrun.org/
 

Tags: Boston Marathon, race, app, Boston Athletic Association, download, T.K. Skenderian
RELATED STORIES
COMMENTS
More than 60 buildings were damaged; no serious injuries reported
Divers will attempt to untangle the rope again Tuesday morning
Boston Globe reports the supermarket chain's board of directors only agreed to continue negotiating