Photos from the 40th annual Long Island Marathon, which took place May 6, 2012.
Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, gets a hug
Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, gets a hug Sunday from her friend, Emma Polo, 10, of Garden City, after Maron completed her first half-marathon event, part of the Long Island Marathon. The finish was in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Barry Sloan)
Erica Fraiberg, of Greenlawn, poses for a photo
Erica Fraiberg, of Greenlawn, poses for a photo with her son, Max, 6, after completing the half-marathon event during the Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park Sunday. She says she ran for her son, who is in remission from Burkitt's Lymphoma, an aggressive form of cancer. She was part of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Team-in-Training, raising $4,000 in donations for the organization. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Barry Sloan)
Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, shows her medal
Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, shows her medal Sunday after completing her first half-marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Barry Sloan)

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Long Island Marathon, wheelchair event winner, Peter Hawkins,
Long Island Marathon, wheelchair event winner, Peter Hawkins, of Malverne heads for the finish line. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Lou Minutoli)
Half marathon runners with visible tags at the
Half marathon runners with visible tags at the Long Island Marathon finish line are, from left, Aycan Turkmen of East Rockaway with a time of 2:02:49; Kristoffer Schnepf of Lyndon Center, Vt., 2:02:51, and Lourdes Medina of Medford, 2:02:50. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's event, third place, Jennifer
Long Island Marathon, women's event, third place, Jennifer Barrett of Amston, Conn., with a time of 3 hours, 18 minutes and 19 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's event, second place, Crystal
Long Island Marathon, women's event, second place, Crystal Cammarano-Perno, of Clifton Park, N.J., with a time of 3 hours, 7 minutes and 29 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, men's event, third place, Adam
Long Island Marathon, men's event, third place, Adam Mulia, of Brooklyn, with a time of 2 hours, 39 minutes and 26 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon runner Ezra Leslie
Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon runner Ezra Leslie Jr., of Roosevelt, posted a time of 1 hour, 39 minutes and 47 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's half-marathon event, second place
Long Island Marathon, women's half-marathon event, second place Melissa Thomas, of Port Jefferson, with a time of 1 hour, 26 minutes and 35 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's half-marathon event, first place,
Long Island Marathon, women's half-marathon event, first place, Jane Vongvorachoti, of Woodside, with a time of 1 hour, 19 minutes and 46 second. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, men's half marathon event, third
Long Island Marathon, men's half marathon event, third place, Mike Rolek of Maplewood, N.J., with a time of 1 hour, 9 minutes and 35 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon event, second place,
Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon event, second place, Charles White of Kingwood, Texas, with a time of 1 hour, 9 minutes and 30 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon event, first place,
Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon event, first place, Nick Filippazzo, 19, of Wantagh, with a time of 1 hour, 9 minutes, 24 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, third place
Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, third place Shari Klarfeld. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, second place,
Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, second place, Patricia Brims, of Jersey City, N.J., with a time of 41 minutes and 12 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilomenter event, third place
Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilomenter event, third place winner, Cory Battles, in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event winner, Heather
Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event winner, Heather Williams, 36, of Centerport, with the time of 37 minutes and 40 seconds. (May 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilometer event, first place
Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilometer event, first place Elmustafa Mchkirare, of Astoria, with a time of 34 minutes and 19 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Runners and walkers start out on the 2012
Runners and walkers start out on the 2012 Long Island Marathon, which ended in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Patrick E. McCarthy)
Women's marathon event winner Lindsey Block, of Huntington,
Women's marathon event winner Lindsey Block, of Huntington, breaks the finish tape in 3 hours and 41 seconds Sunday in Eisenhower Park at the end of the Long Island Marathon. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Men's marathon winner Emiliano Garcia, of Astoria, crosses
Men's marathon winner Emiliano Garcia, of Astoria, crosses the finish line of the Long Island Marathon in 2 hours, 36 minutes and 22 seconds. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)
Volunteers along Merrick Avenue hold out cups of
Volunteers along Merrick Avenue hold out cups of liquid for runners to drink during the Long Island Marathon on May 6, 2012. (Credit: Lou Minutoli)
Runners come under the banner at the start
Runners come under the banner at the start of the 2012 Long Island Marathon, from Charles Lindbergh Boulevard back to Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Photo by Patrick E. McCarthy)
Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park on May 6, 2012. (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Drew Falkenhan, 24, of Lynbrook, comes in first
Drew Falkenhan, 24, of Lynbrook, comes in first place during the 5k race with a time of 17:28. The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Anthony Monaco, 12, of Center Moriches, came in
Anthony Monaco, 12, of Center Moriches, came in first place in the kid's 1-Mile run with a time of 6:23. The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Kids get ready for the 1-mile run. The
Kids get ready for the 1-mile run. The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Kids get ready for the 1-mile run. The
Kids get ready for the 1-mile run. The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Runners take off for the 1-mile run. The
Runners take off for the 1-mile run. The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Participants stretch before start of the 1-mile run.
Participants stretch before start of the 1-mile run. The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Little spectators stand in front of a statue
Little spectators stand in front of a statue of an astronaut near the start of the 1-mile run The 40th annual Long Island Marathon takes place Sunday and leading up to the big event are the 1-mile run and 5k race. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)
Ivette Mejia, 21, of Manhattan finished the 1-mile
Ivette Mejia, 21, of Manhattan finished the 1-mile run in a time of 5:11. (May 5, 2012) (Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)