Nearly 3,000 runners have registered for Tuesday’s 41st annual Bluegrass 10,000 road race through downtown Lexington.
Registration closed Monday night with 2,976 entrants.
The field included more women than men, participants from 34 states and entrants aged 6 to 89.
Eighty-four teams — with 775 runners attached to those teams — had signed up for the first year of team competition during online registration.
The 10,000-meter run/walk begins Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. (Wheelchair participants start at 7:25). The Fun Run — which includes an additional 160 entrants — gets underway at 8 a.m.