27 Aug '12, 3pm

Three solutions to the @INGNYCMarathon bag-transport debacle: #NYCM

Three solutions to the @INGNYCMarathon bag-transport debacle: #NYCM

The problem is that everyone seems to think that they need so much STUFF wherever they go. Kids lug 50 lb backpacks to school. Women get off the bus with wheeled "briefcases" that are by no means brief. I have been asked to check suitcases smaller than those briefcases. People get on the plane with enough [email protected] to fill a U-haul. I saw someone in a half marathon with 5 fuelbelt bottles filled with lemon lime Gatorade (which was what the race was serving) and the sixth holster occupied by a sub sandwich. For a half. Many novice runners in the average race use the drawstring goody bag as a backpack to carry a pile of stuff with them from start to finish. How many possessions does one need when finishing a marathon, anyway? Carry a $20 bill and the key to whatever you might need access to in your shorts pocket. If you want your cellphone, clip it to your shorts waistband. Accep...

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