Today (November 6) is the 2016 New York City Marathon!
This marks the annual event’s 46th year and has been held every year since 1970, except in 2012 when it was canceled due to Hurricane Sandy.
The five-borough course starts in Staten Island and ends in Central Park near Columbus Circle.
Racing has already started at around 8:30AM this morning and will continue in waves throughout the day.
Several famous faces are running, including American Idol‘s Jax, Top Chef judges Richard Blais and Graham Elliot, former New York Giants player Tiki Barber, The Color Purple Tony-Award winner Cynthia Erivo, Real Housewives of New Jersey star Jacqueline Laurita, Catfish creator and star Nev Schulman, Lord of the Rings actor Sean Astin, and Halt and Catch Fire actor Lee Pace.
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