Yesterday, November 3rd, was the day of the world’s biggest and most popular Marathon in New York City – The TCS NYC Marathon

Yesterday, November 3rd, was the day of the world’s biggest and most popular Marathon in New York City.

Though the race is in New York, ALL INDIANS CAN TAKE PRIDE IN IT! WHY?? Read on:

It is one of the coldest days of the season with temperature being only 45 F (7 C) with winds gusting at 45-50 miles (72-80 km) per hour. The 50,000+ men and women from all over the world, will face headwinds! Runners between the age groups of 18 to 80 includes blind, people with prosthetics and many even in wheelchairs!

The 26.219 miles (42.195 km) race starts from the Verrazano Bridge in Brooklyn and winds through streets of Queens, Bronx and ends in Central Park in Manhattan.

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Verrazano Bridge

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Finishing Line

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The prize purse totals $705,000 with potential time bonuses. Each of the champion will receive a guaranteed amount of $100,000.

Earlier I mentioned that “ALL INDIANS CAN TAKE PRIDE OF THIS RACE”. Here is, why:

Despite there being thousands of prospective, capable and able entrepreneurs in the world, THIS RACE IS SPONSORED BY T C S!! (Tata Consultancy Service) and is named as TCS NYC MARATHON

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