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NYC Marathon: Running in memory of loved ones
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NYC Marathon: Running in memory of loved ones

Roman’s spirit is strong. Even after completing the longest run of her life, she had no intention of resting tonight.

NYC Marathon: A Bronx Spectator
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NYC Marathon: A Bronx Spectator

Keith Claxton has been attending the race for the five years in a row. A person he met on the sideline gave him the sign, but Claxton cheers for everybody.” – Photo by Lisa Setyon For the fifth year in a row, Keith Claxton, 53, of Eastchester Road in the Bronx, stood near the Willis Avenue Bridge encouraging the runners […]

NYC Marathon: Waiting for Dad
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NYC Marathon: Waiting for Dad

Morales has traveled with his father around the world to run in marathons. He said standing among the crowd and encouraging his father as he ran was the most enjoyable part of the race.

NYC Marathon: Running for charity
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NYC Marathon: Running for charity

Chen’s six colleagues ran today to raise money for the Dream Corps charity, which helps fund underprivileged children in rural areas of China with books and education.

NYC Marathon: Columbus Circle
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NYC Marathon: Columbus Circle

Over 80,080 runners applied for the lottery, with only around 18 percent being accepted.

New York City Marathon: The Finish Line
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New York City Marathon: The Finish Line

Eight hours later she crossed the finish line.

New York City Marathon: Bay Ridge
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New York City Marathon: Bay Ridge

Jackie McMahon is all smiles as she anxiously waits in Bay Ridge for her NYPD coworker to run by in today’s New York City Marathon. Photo by Alexandra Zuccaro   Even before the first New York Marathon runner hit the track this morning, NYPD officers could be seen in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn lining the streets with caution tape and blocking […]

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New York City Marathon: Williamsburg

One group of women hailed down their favorite runner with an iPad mini, the app opened as the runner moved up the block and she stopped briefly to hand off the sweatshirt tied around her waist.

New York City Marathon: Downtown Brooklyn
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New York City Marathon: Downtown Brooklyn

Kishel John holds a sign and cheers at the 2015 New York City Marathon. Photo by Taisha Henry Hundreds of 2015 New York City Marathon supporters lined up along 4th avenue in Downtown Brooklyn, which marked the eighth mile of the marathon’s course. Among the supporters stood Kishel John of Brownsville, Brooklyn. John came to support not only her two […]

New York City Marathon: East Harlem
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New York City Marathon: East Harlem

This year for her first marathon, Glyptis and his daughters have been following Marilena at every stop possible to encourage her every step of the way.