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A local team is ready to help time the NYC marathon, despite the recent terror attack

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The suspect in this week's terror attack has already been to court

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And the city that never sleeps won't get much of a breather as the New York City marathon is scheduled there this Sunday.


A local team will be there, providing key, technological support.

Shazam Racing of Central Illinois will be in New York, including the owner of Running Central in Peoria, Adam White.

 
They've been chosen to help provide timing services for the runners.


He tells 25News the events of this week won't be forgotten.

"We take our job very seriously and we're going to do everything we can as 'boots on the ground' to have our eyes open and (we'l) be very vigilant to ensure that 50,000 plus people have a brilliant experience," White said, adding that timing this race is a dream come true.
 

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