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New York City Marathon 2

Monday, November 04, 2013

www.nydailynews.com/new-
york/marathon-underway-tig
ht-security-article-1.1505245

Link to article containing closeips of several runners and wheelchair marathoners.


www.today.com/health/fir
st-runner-down-syndrome-fi
nishes-nyc-marathon-8C11518983

Link to article about first runner with Down's syndrome completing the race.

photos.mercurynews.com/2
013/11/03/photos-new-york-
city-marathon/#1

Slide show New York City Marathon
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  • v MARGARITTM
    Thanks for sharing the links
    909 days ago
  • v BROOKLYN_BORN
    I always watch this, especially the route through Brooklyn - my home turf.
    917 days ago
  • v SMITTY4RL
    I watched most of it on TV and found myself crying at the start and at most of the 'human' stories they portrayed. It just gets to you, I guess it's inspiration or something. emoticon
    937 days ago
  • v TXPATRIOT
    I am a new runner and I watched the NYC marathon for the 1st time on television. It was so inspiring!

    Thank you also for sharing these links!


    937 days ago
  • v CHANGINGHORSES
    "This is the best reality 'tv' not the stuff they put on tv. People can be really amazing. I'm glad they capture it in photos."

    Hell YES!!!! I do not watch TV, but yesterday I made a point of it and I am so glad that I did. I would love to go and volunteer at one of these big races someday. I love volunteering at races. It is even more inspiring. (I think that I have become a runner)

    937 days ago
  • v MWWENSIN
    It is really inspiring to view the responses of people to the marathon. Everyone gets excited. It's more than a race. I remember how time-life would print large photo books about important events. These pictures are of real people who all have their own story to tell. This is the best reality 'tv' not the stuff they put on tv. People can be really amazing. I'm glad they capture it in photos.
    937 days ago
  • v CHANGINGHORSES
    That was great to see and read those articles and photos! Thank you for the blog! I am inspired by it all. Especially the wheelchair runners......brought tears to my eyes to see the determination and strength that they exhibited. Incredible. So very cool.
    937 days ago
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