There was not much room as the colorful throng of runners filled the roadway at the starting line in Hopkinton, where they were about to embark on their 26.2-mile trek to Boston.
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There was not much room as the colorful throng of runners filled the roadway at the starting line in Hopkinton, where they were about to embark on their 26.2-mile trek to Boston.
(Globe Staff Photo / Suzanne Kreiter)