Marathon scheduled for this past Sunday, March 10, was postponed due to the
heavy snowfall which surprised both weather forecasters and local residents the
public safety were factors well beyond the control of race officials
officials will not question or second-guess the difficult real-time decision
the Quincy Police Department had to make.
for a run, the addition of 1,000-plus runners to city streets, many of which
remained clogged by the robust snowfall, would have been a risk to runners and
motorists alike. All parties involved in this event believe the safety is
paramount and strive to always ensure it for competitors and the general public
options acceptable to all entrants and are working hard to get everybody back
on the roads. Stay tuned for updates regarding these options at Half of Quincy
race officials will announce details that should be satisfactory to all.