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NYC Marathon Reverses Itself On “No Bag Policy”

NOTE ON THE NEWS - NYCM CHANGES POLICY AND OFFERS BAG CHECK

In response to strong feedback from runners, the New York Road Runners have changed their recently announced
no-baggage policy for the ING New York City Marathon to allow runners a choice of either checking a bag,
or taking a quicker exit from Central Park for those who do not. You can read coverage here:

Wall Street Journal:
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577635843579930360.html?mod=wsj_share_tweet

New York Times:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/07/sports/in-reversal-new-york-city-marathon-will-transport-bags.html

BusinessWeek:
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-09-06/nyc-marathon-reinstates-baggage-policy-after-runner-complaints

ING NYC Marathon Facebook Page (to see comments):
http://www.facebook.com/ingnycm

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