No Strollers, Bags Allowed in Secure Area of Upcoming Wheeling Race
In light of the Boston Marathon bombings, the City of Wheeling along with the Ogden Race Committee,
are preparing for the worst and hoping for the best as the Ogden Newspapers Half-Marathon Classic approaches.
have been held over the last month breaking down just how they will keep
the city safe during the several race events, and that means more
This year, you can expect to see a specified "secure area" where
there will be no bags, packages, boxes or similar items allowed. Another
new rule this year, no strollers will be allowed in the secure area or
jogging strollers for the 5K race.
Race officials recognize the headache
these rules can cause but ask for your understanding.
plans and meetings will continue all through next week and up to the day
of the race.
Ogden Half-Marathon and 5K Race is next Saturday May 25. Festivities
start on Friday with a full day of events.