It TMs marathon week in Albany.
The Albany Convention & Visitors Bureau is expecting over 1,400 runners to participate in Saturday TMs 8th annual marathon. That total surpasses last year TMs number.
The race also serves as a qualifier for the Boston Marathon.
Organizer Rashelle Beasley says over 1,700 volunteers are expected to help out along the route, which spans the city.
It TMs a great community-wide event, Beasley said.
The marathon is set to start at 7 A.M.