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Grandma's Marathon reverses stand on headphones

Grandma's Marathon reverses headphone ban

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Grandma's Marathon runners with a love of portable music no longer have to risk disqualification by listening to their favorite tunes.


The Duluth road race chose Tuesday to allow headphones and other electronic devices on the

26.2- mile course after USA Track and Field lifted a two-year ban.

USA Track and Field, the national governing body for road racing, voted in December to amend its rule banning headphones, but left it up to individual races to do the same.

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