Tracking Tampa Bay area runners: List of locals in Boston Marathon, find, share statuses
6:54 AM, Apr 16, 2013
10:11 AM, Apr 24, 2013
TAMPA BAY - ABC Action News is working to track the status of Bay area runners who were registered in the Boston Marathon race following the two deadly explosions near the finish line Monday afternoon.
Reports say 23,326 runners started the Boston Marathon and 17,584 finished before it was canceled at 2:57 p.m..
As of Tuesday morning, officials say three were killed and over 150 were injured.
According to Boston Athletic Association's records, of the 33 individuals from Tampa who entered the race, nine never finished.
One of the registrants in St. Petersburg also never finished.
However, many of the participants were pulled from the race after two explosions occurred around 3 pm.
You can find a list of Bay area participants who registered for the race and status updates as they become available below. If you have a status update on one of the participants listed, please send the information in an email at
firstname.lastname@example.org or send a tweet at abcactionnews, with #tampaboston, #stpeteboston, #clearwaterboston or # (name of your Bay area city)+boston.