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The Creative Characters Of The NYC Marathon

Why run in normal spandex when you can be a superhero?

1. The Fruit


smelendez

@smelendez

Real NYC marathon winner is clearly the runner in the banana suit

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2. The Business Man


Jonathan Wald

@jonathanwald

Marathon Man! Must have a job interview after.

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3. The superheroes

4. The show-off

5. Not exactly sure what this is but we’ll take it

6. The throwback

7. The belated Halloween revelers

10. Pikachu

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12. Jesus?

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13. Lady Liberty

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14. The Blues Brothers

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15. And then there are the runners who will only live as myth, passed down from generation to generation.

Some guy just ran by in an Oscar The Grouch costume complete with garbage can. No matter his time, I think he's won the marathon.

— IrisBlasi (@Iris Blasi)

Iris Blasi

@IrisBlasi

Some guy just ran by in an Oscar The Grouch costume complete with garbage can. No matter his time, I think he’s won the marathon.

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My brother is shooting for a 3:40 and is wearing a Mr. Potato Head outfit. #nycmarathon

— jgfong (@Juice Fong)

Juice Fong

@jgfong

My brother is shooting for a 3:40 and is wearing a Mr. Potato Head outfit. #nycmarathon

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If you're running the #INGNYCM, look for me and @sueonthetown at 82nd and 1st on your left. I'll be dressed as a hot dog. Sue will not.

— meghgrace (@Meghan G. Loftus)

Meghan G. Loftus

@meghgrace

If you’re running the #INGNYCM, look for me and @sueonthetown at 82nd and 1st on your left. I’ll be dressed as a hot dog. Sue will not.

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