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2016 Los Angeles Marathon

Weldon Kirui of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the L.A. Marathon with an unoffical time of 2:13:05  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Ukranian Nataliya Lehonkova crosses the finish line at 2:30:39, her personal best, to win the women’s race. 

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Weldon Kirui of Kenya crosses the finish line first as Mayor Eric Garcetti applauds.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Weldon Kirui of Kenya emerges from the fog along Ocean Blvd. to win the L.A. Marathon on Sunday.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Nataliya Lehonkova of Ukraine emerges from the fog along Ocean Blvd., to win the women’s race at the L.A. Marathon.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

A runner cools off after finishing the L.A. Marathon.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Runners cross mile 17 on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)
Max Nanis fights off pain and fatigue after finishing the L.A. Marathon. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Leon Vandeyar, 71, offers congratulations to Joseph Tirona of Norwalk at the finish line of the L.A. Marathon.

 (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Nancy Sandoval, 17, from Maywood, organizes medals before handing them to runners at the finish line of the L.A. Marathon. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Alicia Ibarra wins the women’s wheel chair race with a time of 2:15:56 at the L.A. Marathon. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
James Senbeta, wins the wheel chair race with time of 1:36:10 at the L.A. Marathon. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Runners walk along Ocean Blvd. in Santa Monica after finishing the L.A. Marathon on Sunday. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

Neal and Barbara Dannenberg from New York take a break from running to renew their wedding vows with ordained minister Elysia Skye at mile 10 of the L.A. Marathon on Sunday.

 (Christina House / For The Times)

Sanjin and Sarah Gacina of Los Angeles celebrate renewing their wedding vows at mile 10 of the L.A. Marathon.

 (Christina House / For The Times)

Marathon runners dressed in Elvis costumes on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Spectators cheer on runners along Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills during the L.A. Marathon.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners cross mile 17 on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners cross mile 17 on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners cross the starting line at Dodger Stadium. 

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners cross the starting line at Dodger Stadium.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Nataliya Lehonkova, center, and other Elite women’s runners during the first mile of the L.A. Marathon.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Participants, including a man wearing firefighter clothing, cross the starting line at Dodger Stadium.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Over 25,000 people are expected to participate in the 2016 L.A. Marathon.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners cross the starting line at Dodger Stadium during the L.A. Marathon

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners prepare for the start of the L.A. Marathon at Dodger Stadium.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Wheelchair participants prepare for the start of the L.A. Marathon at Dodger Stadium.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Participants prep at the Dodger Stadium starting line for the 31st Sketchers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. 

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

Runners at the start of the L.A. Marathon cross the starting line at Dodger Stadium.

 (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)
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