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Novel coronavirus era racing, 2020

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Logan's Top of Utah Marathon start, 2020

Covid-19 has had a huge impact on races throughout the US. Many have been canceled, or postponed to next year. Except for one 10K in October, my running season has ended for the year. Each race I competed in had a unique way to go forward during a pandemic. Here is a summary of my running adventures.

Salt Lake Half Marathon, May, 2020
We had signed up for the Salt Lake City Half Marathon last year, and like many races throughout the country, it was canceled in March:
It is with great sadness that we must announce that the University of Utah Health Salt Lake City Marathon presented by Bank of America and all of its related events for 2020 have been postponed due to imminent mass-gathering restrictions related to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The event will be postponed until 2021.
However, registrants were given the opportunity to run a "virtual" race. If you sent in a copy of your run results prior to May 18, you'd receive the…