Enjoy a picture of marathon runners doing something practical and useful for a change. From Gawker:
New York City Marathon has been officially cancelled, according to NBC. No word on a reschedule date.
The New York City Marathon is the largest in the world. This year, 47,000 people registered for the race. But, snag: Hurricane Sandy rolled into town, wreaking havoc, killing dozens, knocking out power, and pushing entire neighborhoods out of their homes. And rather than cancel the race and divert resources to…
Edward Norton says the Maasai warriors he's running the N.Y.C marathon with to raise money for African conservation projects, "get the idea of a race... doing something bold and brave; that's what warrior culture is all about." [N.Y. Magazine]
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- Ryan Reynolds ran the NYC marathon! His time? 3 hours and 50…