Next 12 months’s Boston Marathon has additionally been postponed.
The Boston Athletic Association stated Wednesday that it will not maintain the race as scheduled in April due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizers say it will be postpone “at least until the fall of 2021.”
This 12 months’s marathon was initially postponed till the autumn and later cancelled outright. It was to be the 124th version of the world’s oldest and most prestigious annual 26.2-mile race.
The B.A.A. says it’s working with government officers and others concerned within the race to see if a fall 2021 date is possible. Organizers say they’re hoping to announce a date for an in-person race earlier than the top of this 12 months.