News NYC magician repeats as men's Long Island Marathon champion Oz Pearlman, winner of the 26.2-mile marathon, crosses the finish line during the 2016 Long Island Marathon at Eisenhower Park on Sunday, May 1, 2016. Photo Credit: Newsday/ William Perlman By Laura Albanese Laura.Albanese@newsday.com May 1, 2016 11:08 AM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email Oz Pearlman pulled another one out of his hat. The Manhattan magician and mentalist who won last year's Long Island Marathon staged a repeat at Sunday's rain-soaked affair, finishing first in an unofficial time of 2:29.15. Queen's Emiliano Garcia, originally from Mexico, placed second. The 33-year-old Pearlman, a self-proclaimed "running junkie" flashed a set of cards as he crossed the Eisenhower Park finish line - his trademark - before tossing them in the air. By Laura Albanese Laura.Albanese@newsday.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.