The upcoming Madrid Marathon for 28th of April 2013 will go ahead as expected but with a new plan for security after the Events of the Bombing and Terrorist Hunt in Boston,USA.
The Madrid Marathon, known as the Madrid RockNRoll Marathon is a spectacular Event that attracts large numbers of runners and spectators.
Since the Boston Bombing tradegy the number of entrants for the Madrid Marathon has reached record numbers,now at 7,709 runners raring to go and get blisters and prizes.
The start time is a 9 am in El Buen Parque de Retiro. All Races start at the same time and place including the Half-Marathon.
Madrid City Council Spokesman Enrique Nunez stated that the Council have a new set of measures in place for security on the day. There will be a special tribute to Boston at the start of the Madrid Marathon.
If you are running on the day, I wish you the best of the best and enjoy the Thrilling feeling of completion of the race.