Just before 2:49 p.m., announcers at the Boston Marathon finish line will say a few words recognizing April 15, 2013, before pausing for a moment of reflection and remembrance at 2:49 p.m. The bells will ring at Old South Church following the moment of reflection.
The start line. (Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)
Inside a tent in Hopkinton where runners are taking shelter from the rain. (Greg Levinsky/Globe Correspondent)
If this morning isn’t wet enough for the 2019 marathoners, they have no need to worry! A Poland Spring delivery truck drops off bottles at the Heartbreak Hill water station, as volunteers prep for kickoff. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D4MZ5vSWwAAQd9L.jpg
Uniform guide for the Women's Elite field.
Uniform guide for the Men's Elite field.
The scene on Boylston Street as runners make their way to board buses that will take them to Hopkinton for the start of the #BostonMarathon . Clear looks to be the most popular poncho color; lots of yellow and blue, too https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D4Mad9xWwAsTXl1.jpg