Lynn’s Karen Dilisio was set to run in this year’s Boston Marathon after returning from an injury, but those plans have been put on hold until September with the postponement of the race. (Item File Photo)

What now? Local runners react to postponement of Boston Marathon

News of the postponement of next month's Boston Marathon wasn't unexpected Friday, but it puts a lot of plans on the back burner. 

"I'm kind of bummed," said Karen DiLisio of Lynn, whose plans to run her 10th consecutive race were derailed last year when she fell during the winter and injured her hamstring. 

"I am ready," she said. "This is the time of the year when you're all geared up. I am so hungry for this because of last year. I'm really gung-ho."

Yet she also understand…

More Stories From Lynn