'It Was A Good Winter To Train In Boston': Marathon Looks To Be Quite The Competition04:49

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Many people in the city of Boston this weekend are gearing up to run Monday's Boston Marathon or getting excited to watch what looks to be a very competitive race.

WBUR's Alex Ashlock joined Weekend Edition Sunday to talk about what spectators can look forward to seeing as some 30,000 people run the 120th Boston Marathon.

This segment aired on April 17, 2016.

Alex Ashlock Twitter Producer, Here & Now
Alex Ashlock was a producer for Here & Now since 2005. He started his WBUR career as senior producer of Morning Edition in 1998.