The Duluth News-Tribune's Kevin Pates reports this morning that Grandma's Marathon will no longer ban headphone use during its signature events.
You can read his story HERE.
The Grandma's Marathon board of directors voted to lift the ban on Tuesday, Pates reports. Last December, USA Track and Field amended it rules on headphone use -- banning use only for athletes competing for USA Championship awards and prize money.
Also ... The official media release from Grandma's on the matter is HERE.