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stunning finish line photos


Wednesday, October 09, 2013

Since Sunday's marathon, I have experienced intense moments of pride. And equally intense moments of disappointment. And that is exactly why I will do it again someday. The range of emotions makes me feel alive.

These pictures capture those feelings better than any words ever could:

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I passed the man in the last photo. On the back of his shirt was a sign: 80 years old.

Isn't life beautiful?
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CUTENHEALTHY 1/5/2014 6:02PM

    These are beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing!!

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REDRUNNERMOM713 10/11/2013 10:19AM

    Love these! I feel these emotions just getting through my weekly runs sometimes. Every run should be celebrated! Thanks for sharing.

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HDHAWK 10/10/2013 9:01PM

    Cool pictures! Thanks for sharing!

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HONEYBADGERRUNS 10/10/2013 5:26PM

    wow, so moving! I especially love the one of the two women leaving on each other.

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BOILHAM 10/10/2013 2:35PM

    Great pictures! Thanks.

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GINGERHAWK 10/10/2013 11:57AM

    Wow, what fantastic photos. Marathoners are an amazing group of dedicated people. I simply don't know how you all do it!

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MBSHAZZER 10/10/2013 9:37AM

    Great photos! Hope you are enjoying your recovery!

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OJIBWEEQUAY 10/9/2013 11:23PM

    bursting!!!!!!!!!!! emoticon

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MNNICE 10/9/2013 8:52PM

    Enjoyed the pictures! I can even imagine running a marathon!

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ROXYZMOM 10/9/2013 7:35PM

    Very cool!

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TWINZMOM7 10/9/2013 7:18PM

  Fantastic!! I'm running my first marathon this Saturday...these bring tears to my eyes!

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GRANDMAPATTYV 10/9/2013 6:19PM

    Great pics!

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AGGIEKBEAR03 10/9/2013 5:12PM

    Such awesome photos...very few people understand the complex emotions that finishing a half or full marathon can cause...this photographer did a beautiful job of capturing some of those! Congrats to you on your finish! AMAZING!

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RJSAMS 10/9/2013 2:40PM

    I love that photostream! What great pics.


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WORTHEYMOM 10/9/2013 2:09PM

    goosebumps!!

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