Nearly 1,500 people participate in Yonkers Marathon

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Nearly 1,500 people participated in the 94th Yonkers Marathon Sunday morning.

Participants had the choice to run in the half marathon, 5K or relay.

Officials say this year had one of the best turnouts in recent years.

The marathon is the second oldest marathon in the United States.

The Yonkers Marathon gives runners a chance to qualify for the Boston Marathon.

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