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First race for BAA since bombing fills up fast

Updated: May 9, 2013, 12:12 AM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- The Boston Athletic Association sold out its first event since last month's marathon bombings in 13 hours Wednesday as 6,500 runners filled the field to support the organization and the victims of the attack on its flagship race.

"Thank you for all of the support, especially those who ran on April 15 and are coming back for this event (the 10k) on June 23," the B.A.A. posted on its Facebook page shortly after closing registration at 11:15 p.m. "We are grateful to the running community ...

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