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Tuesday 25 November 2014

Marathon silent tribute to Boston

©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON Competitors cross onto the Shankil Road as they take part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Running for charity Angels of Hope are Donna Woods, Linda Craig, Anita McGinn, Susan Anderson and Bridget Nodder
Stewart Barbour (60)
Belfast City Marathon 2012
Dressed for the occasion
Wheelchair competitor on the Shankill Road during Belfast City Marathon 2012
Barry Shaw from Newtownards running for Libbie's Trust charity
A proud Michael McGreevy at the Ormeau Park finish
Whizz-Kidz Ambassador club staff Rachel McClure
Whizz-Kidz
Near Gideons Glen
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Matthew NicholsonPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 FirstShall Be Last Relay TeamPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Terry FanthorpePicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Belfast City Marathon 2012
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Neal Edmonson - ChorleyPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Mark Shields BelfastPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Philip Highton - CheshirePicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Michael Maguire - ArdaraPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 BlodBrothers - BelfastPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Alan Evans - EnniskillenPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON Members of the MCS Group team take part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONCompetitors stream across Lanark Way as they take part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONFirefighter Noel Mc Kee takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON2915 Sean Conlon from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON2258 Anthony McCann from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of the startPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON1326 Andrew Hanna from Antrim takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON465 Mark Hanna from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Lorraine McNichollPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Richard McCormickPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Richard McCormick Picture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Graham CanningPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON A member of the North Belfast Harriers takes an early lead in the relay as part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONPumlani Bangani Scunthorpe and Peter McBrien Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONTom Hogan ,Enniscorthy and Martin Conroy from Dublin takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONA member of the Lagan Valley Babes takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON Andrew Friel fromLetterkenny takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON A bunch of runners take part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON340 Karsten Hippe from Koeln takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONNick Carson takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON158 Catherine Browne from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON Mark McKnight ,Newtownabbey takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONKatie Larmour and Rebecca Maguire from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHONRunners at the start of the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Ciaran Bushe - Dublin 4Picture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Ian O'Kelly - TullamorePicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Diarmuid Coogan - SandyfordPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Gareth King - TandrageePicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Philip Gilpen and Amy GilpenPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Orla McSherryPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Rachel HenryPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Katie KillickPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Caolan McKeePicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON The start of the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of the startPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of the startPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON1326 Andrew Hanna from Antrim takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON465 Mark Hanna from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 John Patience - North BelfastPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Yelena KozhevnikovaPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Yelena KozhevnikovaPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Wioletta KryzaPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Andrew - Considine - NewtownabbeyPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 James Charlton HarpendenPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Saucony Mile at Duncrew on the latter stages of the Belfast MarathonPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Paul Blaney - North Belfast HarriersPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Colhoun Graeme - StrabanePicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Patrick McCrory - OmaghPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Tendai Taylor Zengena from Zimbabwe
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Thomas McCarneyPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Sarah AndersonPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Adam McVeighPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Susan McShane and Liam McShanePicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Alison SimpsonPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 General view of runnersPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Ruth AgnewPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Stephen Scullion with leading lady Alice ChelangatPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Leading lady Alice ChelangatPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Embangweni Relay TeamPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
The Last Milers from Magherafelt team takes part in the 31st year of the Belfast Marathon
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Firemen at the finish line in their gear
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Pic to go with story by Anna
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Stewart McKinlay aged 59
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Pic to go with story by Anna
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Pic to go with story by Anna
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. People watch for friends and family members to finish the race
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast.
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast.
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast.
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Journalist Louise Small
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Pic to go with story by Anna - Angels of Hope
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast. Pic to go with story by Anna - Angels of Hope
07.05.12. PICTURE BY DAVID FITZGERALDRunners at the finish line of the Belfast City Marathon yesterday at Ormeau Park Belfast.
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Diarmuid Coogan - SandyfordPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 Colhoun Graeme - StrabanePicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
Presseye.com ©Stephen Hamilton - 7th May 201231st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Fun runners pictured at Ormeau park as they finish the early morning race. Mandatory Credit - Picture by Stephen Hamilton/Presseye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON A bunch of runners take part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Group from Cumber Claudey Primary SchoolPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Amy Allen, Carol Allen, Nigel Burns, Heather Stewart, Kathryn McWhirterPicture by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2012 31st Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon 2012 Stuart Kerr - GlasgowPicture By Declan Roughan / Press Eye
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON2579 Rosie Daly from Belfast takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
©Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland THE 2012 DEEP RIVERROCK BELFAST CITY MARATHON3472 Christy Ross from Mostrim takes part in the 31st year of the eventMandatory Credit-Picture by BrianThompsonPresseye.com
More than 175,000 people are expected to take part in the Belfast City Marathon

Runners at the Belfast City Marathon will observe a minute's silence in memory of those killed or injured during the Boston bombing, organisers have said.

More than 17,500 people are expected to take part in the 26.2-mile race on Monday which includes a team relay, fun run and nine-mile walk through all parts of the city.

Three spectators including an eight-year-old boy were killed and more than 250 other people injured when two bombs were detonated near the finish line of the US event earlier this month.

Suspected bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, was killed a few days after the attack during a shootout with police.

His younger brother, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was captured and charged in connection with the explosions.

Meanwhile, for the first time, a former Olympic gold medallist and world champion is to take part in the Belfast Marathon.

Ethiopian runner Hunde Gezahegne Abere, who took gold at the Sydney Games in 2000 and was world number one a year later, will be up against other top athletes such as Wosen Zeleke Demse, Ashenafi Eshetu Deme and Birhanu Niguse Melese, also from Ethiopia.

The Kenyan trio of Joel Kipsang Kositany, James Rotich and Freddy Sittuk, who finished fifth in Belfast 12 months ago, will also be vying for a place on the podium.

Top challenger in the women's race will be 21-year-old Ethiopian Lemlem Berbe Yachem, who has a personal best of two hours 34 minutes and 38 seconds.

The leading local runner is Irish international Thomas Frazer, from St Malachy's Athletics Club, who will be trying to improve his personal best time of two hours 18 minutes and 37 seconds.

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