Registration date for Boilermaker announced

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - Get your calendar out and put an asterisk next to March 22.

Boilermaker officials say that's the date registration opens for the Boilermaker -- and that may also be the date it closes.

Boilermaker officials had a news conference Monday to discuss some things about the registration process. One of the things mentioned was the possibility that all 14,000 slots for the 15k could fill up the day registration begins.

Last year, registration closed in a record 68 hours.

Also on Monday, Executive Director Tim Reed announced the requests for charity bibs has increased greatly. Two of the nonprofits that have been selected were on hand Monday. One of them, the Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, plans to expand their summer camp program with the extra funding.

Registration for the charity bibs begins at 9 a.m. March 10.

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