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2017 TCS NYC Marathon
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2017 TCS NYC Marathon



NYC Marathon: Marathon runners cheers runners
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NYC Marathon: Marathon runners cheers runners

Ellen McCann, 44, was held up a sign that read ” You run better than our government” to uplift every marathon runner passing by her on Sunset Park. Photo by Julie Liao At 4th Avenue near Sunset Park in Brooklyn, Ellen McCann was hailing New York City Marathon runners with a smile and a sign that read, “You run better […]

NYC Marathon: Samurai at the start of the race
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NYC Marathon: Samurai at the start of the race

Aoiko Moisu, from Tokyo, Japan, participated in the marathon for the second time, proudly wearing traditional samurai attire.

From left to right: Abbie Haklay, Ilene Haklay, Arthur Phillips and Joan Phillips, cheering on runners on the Upper East Side. Photo by Zahra Ahmed.
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NYC Marathon: Back to tradition on the Upper East Side

As a symbol of support, the Boston Marathon’s yellow line ran alongside the familiar blue line that guides runners along their trek in New York.

Shirley Robinson, 33 and her daughter Fidellity Williams, 6 watch and wait for Williams first grade teacher to pass in West Harlem. Photo by Alexandra Palmer
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NYC Marathon: Snapshots from West Harlem

“This is almost the 23rd mile, and this is when the runners need a lot more energy,” one supporter said. “This is when they need you.”

NYC Marathon: “Electrified” show at Bay Ridge greets runners
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NYC Marathon: “Electrified” show at Bay Ridge greets runners

Bay Ridge Brooklyn’s The Third Rail Classic Rock Band from Pavement Pieces on Vimeo. Marathon runners passing the 4th avenue and 88th Street corner in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn threw up rock-out symbols, air guitars, and even stopped to dance to the ripping tunes of rock-and-roll street band, The Third Rail. The four Bay Ridge locals of The Third Rail have […]

NYC Marathon: Drama, fanfare swirl around final group of marathon runners
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NYC Marathon: Drama, fanfare swirl around final group of marathon runners

Most of the late finishers had been relegated to walking the course – either due to cramping, or to more serious medical problems.

NYC Marathon: The Bellos of Caracas at Sunset Park
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NYC Marathon: The Bellos of Caracas at Sunset Park

Brothers, sisters, husbands and wives were there to make some noise as their relations undertook a massive feat of physical endurance.

NYC Marathon: Pastries and cheers in East Harlem
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NYC Marathon: Pastries and cheers in East Harlem

The East Harlem vibe was jovial with colorful banners lining the fences of Jefferson Park, a hip hop group performing a few paces away and blue ribbon fencing off the spectator areas.

NYC Marathon: Bundled up and waiting
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NYC Marathon: Bundled up and waiting

When they finally spotted Jenna come around the corner, they went wild, waving their signs and shouting, “Go Jenna, You can do it,” as she dashed by in a large crowd.