Sikh group ready for Long Island Marathon

Members of Sikhs in America end their training

Members of Sikhs in America end their training with stretching exercises on April 20, 2014 in Cunningham Park in Fresh Meadows, Queens. The group consists of 10 men and two women. (Credit: Jeremy Bales)

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As they have for the past two decades, a contingent of Sikh runners from Queens and western Nassau will participate in the RXR Long Island Marathon at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, adding an international flair to the annual event and reflecting the increasing diversity of Long Island and Queens.

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