Sunday, May 3, 2009

2009 long island marathon: race photos and results

just back from the long island marathon and missed a bq by only 15 seconds - 3:31:14 (unofficial). emmy finished in 3:44 (also unofficial) - and won her age group! it was a wet, rainy day - and while i'm disappointed missing a sub-3:30, i still had a good race.

here us my race report.

here are the official (searchable) results from newsday.

here are some race photos.

heading over to the start.

doug, who was kind enough to pick up our race packets!

me, emmy, and doug.

heading over to the start.

pre-race: before the rain :D

baggage drop-off.

the finish line.

post-race music



more race coverage from newsday.


DawnB said...

Frank, sorry you missed your BQ by 15 secs. why the heck did you wait for the porta. You should have ran into the bushes like all the men were doing.

Sars said...

I ran the Half Marathon! It was my first. Looking forward to doing the full marathon next year. Do you have any idea when the race photos for each person will be up? I was so excited going across the finish. Yay for medals!