Already looking to next year
Nearly 2,000 runners poured into downtown Roanoke for the 2014 Blue Ridge Marathon and hundreds of others came to watch.
Live coverage runs on WDBJ7 from 7:30 to 9 a.m., cut-ins at 9:27 a.m. and 9:57 a.m., and then from 10 to 11 a.m. WDBJ7 will broadcast a recap of the marathon at 7 p.m.
After the sun went down on Friday, dozens of volunteers were wide awake preparing for the Blue Ridge Marathon.
It's exhausting to even imagine, but some people actually run the full marathon twice.
We’ll introduce you to two runners who consider the race a reminder of some obstacles they've overcome in their lives.
5th timer and 1st timer both say they're excited
The 2014 Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon kicks off this weekend and several roads will be closed off to traffic.
The Blue Ridge Marathon brings in hundreds of runners from around the world and many have the luck of calling Roanoke home. One of those runners is WDBJ 7's David Kaplan.