Mary Rosado, Chair of USATF Masters LDR, issued the following statement today [April 2 2018]:
" For those of you who reached out to me concerning the start of the 8k
race, I have spoken with the race management and we will work to insure
that the masters have their own start and corral next year. I have
also reached out to the affected athletes and have assured them that we
will assist them in any way possible."