Dan Schneider of Minneapolis crosses the finish line of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon in Biloxi on Dec. 10, 2017. Race officials said the distance of the race was not 26.2 miles and times could not be used to qualify for the Boston Marathon. Registration for the 2018 event just opened and race officials said they have learned from last year’s mistake.
Dan Schneider of Minneapolis crosses the finish line of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon in Biloxi on Dec. 10, 2017. Race officials said the distance of the race was not 26.2 miles and times could not be used to qualify for the Boston Marathon. Registration for the 2018 event just opened and race officials said they have learned from last year’s mistake. Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon
Dan Schneider of Minneapolis crosses the finish line of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon in Biloxi on Dec. 10, 2017. Race officials said the distance of the race was not 26.2 miles and times could not be used to qualify for the Boston Marathon. Registration for the 2018 event just opened and race officials said they have learned from last year’s mistake. Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon

After last year’s Coast marathon mishap, here’s what you need to know for the 2018 race

March 09, 2018 10:15 AM