15 Incredibly Inspirational Photos Of People Crossing Finish Lines

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1. Dawn Harper celebrates after the women’s 100m hurdles final at the National Stadium during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games

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2. Dominique Maltais of Canada celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the USANA Snowboardcross World Cup on December 14, 2012 in Telluride, Colorado

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3. Fionnuala Britton of Ireland celebrates as she crosses the finish line to win the Senior Women’s race during the 19th SPAR European Cross Country Championships on December 9, 2012 in Budapest, Hungary

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4. Anna Rorher, a high school sophomore from Mishwaka, Ind., crosses the finish line first in the girls seeded race during the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Midwest Region

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5. Claudia Fernandez celebrates as she crosses the finish line during a “Walk on Water” event at Florida International University in Miami

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6. Elena Nurgalieva wins the women’s race during the 2012 Comrades Marathon on June 03, 2012 in South Africa

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7. Claire Hallissey of Great Britain celebrates finishing the women’s elite race during the 2012 Virgin London Marathon on April 22, 2012 in London, England

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8. French centenarian Robert Marchand speaks to the media after he set a record for the fastest 100-year-old to cover 100km (62 miles)

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9. Gregor Buchholz of Germany reacts after crossing the finish line during the 2012 ITU World triathlon Grand Final on October 21, 2012 in Auckland, New Zealand

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10. Russia’s Mariya Savinova celebrates the gold medal while crossing the finish line in the women’s 800m final at the Summer Olympics

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11. Merve Aydin of Turkey receives assistance after crossing the finish line with an injury in the Women’s 800m Round 1 Heats on Day 12 of the London 2012 Olympic Games

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12. Ana Dulce Felix of Portugal lies on the ground after crossing the finish line during the Women’s Marathon on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic games

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13. Meghan Vogel of West Liberty-Salem, right, helps Arden McMath of Arlington to the finish line after McMath collapsed yards short in the DIII 3200 meter finals of the Ohio High School Athletic Association state track meet

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14. Fantu Magiso of Ethiopia celebrates as she crossing the finish line in the women’s 800 meters event at the Golden Gala IAAF Diamond League

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15. Jesus Aguilar of Venezuela crashes as he goes over the line to finish in the Men’s 800m - T53 heats on day 6 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Olympic Stadium

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