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Runners in it for the long haul

In April, some 26,800 racers will hit the ground running for the 116th Boston Marathon. Every bib number has a story to tell — here are just four.

THE UNDETERRED

“Boston Blind Runner” is what JOSH CRARY, 25, of Brighton, calls himself on his blog. He lost his eyesight as a teen but has a clear vision of crossing the finish line.

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