Hangzhou Marathon

My friend Ken ran the Hangzhou marathon. I came along as the friendly cheerleader and photographer.  The spirit of runners is the same all over the world.

Busses line up to take belongings to the finish

Lining up at the start

Calisthenics leaders warm up the runners

Some follow the leader, but not all...

Parents and children ran in the Family Marathon

Volunteers

I've never seen this main street so deserted, closed for the runners

 

Ken at the finish. (Note the smoking finisher behind him.)

 

 

 

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to Hangzhou Marathon

  1. Hi Ruth – looks like fun. Katie was in the Chicago Marathon and that’s when we were able to have dinner with Esther and James. I hope your new year is going very well and also your holiday season was good. How do the locals celebrate thru that season – that would be interesting to know (and blog on….). Cheers. David

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s