First ‘Lingzi Dream Dash 5K’ Held To Honor Marathon Bombing Victim

BOSTON (CBS) – A 5K run-walk was held to honor a victim of the Boston Marathon bombings was held on a unique route Saturday in Boston. The first “Lingzi Dream Dash 5K” was run on the Boston Common Saturday morning. New Boston Police Commissioner William Gross attended the race. The course through the park was meant to reflect the beauty that Lingzi Lu found in her adopted city of Boston. The 23-year-old Boston University graduate student from China was killed at the marathon finish line in 2013. …

Team Lingzi for the 2018 Boston Marathon

BOSTON, Massachusetts (January 26, 2018) — Twelve runners from as far away as China will run the 2018 Boston Marathon in support of the Lingzi Foundation, a nonprofit named for Lu Lingzi, the 23-year-old Boston University student killed in the 2013 terrorist attack on the event. …

Runners Inspired By Lingzi Lu Prepare For Boston Marathon

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BOSTON (CBS) – Ten runners will take on the Boston Marathon in memory of Lingzi Lu. Her family described her as courageous and ambitious, two qualities helping inspire those running in her name. …

BU Grad Runs to Honor Fellow Student

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Halfway through her first marathon in 2015, Haoyue “Jasmine” Hu (CAS ’16) saw a sign in the crowd: Pain is temporary, but pride is forever. …

Remembering a Daughter

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Lu Lingzi’s Father, Lu Jun, spoke to a crowd of approximately 1,200 mourners gathered on April 22nd in the Metcalf Ballroom for a memorial service for Lu Lingzi (GRS’13), who was killed in the Boston Marathon Bombings on April 15th. His eulogy …