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The first female finisher in the full marathon (Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

The first female finisher in the full marathon was Jodie Schoppmann of Levittown. (May 1, 2011)

2011 LI Marathon and other races

Photos from Saturday's 1 mile and 5k races and the 2011 Long Island Marathon on Sunday.

First male finisher in the half marathon, Aaron
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

First male finisher in the half marathon, Aaron Robertson of Altamout, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

First male finisher in the 10K, Demesse Cefera,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

First male finisher in the 10K, Demesse Cefera, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

A soldier crosses the finish line in the
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

A soldier crosses the finish line in the half marathon. (May 1, 2011)

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Third male finisher in the half marathon, Michael
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Third male finisher in the half marathon, Michael Nehr of West Babylon, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

Second male finisher in the half marathon, Chris
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Second male finisher in the half marathon, Chris Mammone of Merrick, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

Second male finisher in the full marathon, Armando
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Second male finisher in the full marathon, Armando Ramirez of Brooklyn, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

Second woman 10K finisher, Victoria Fiddick, crosses the
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Second woman 10K finisher, Victoria Fiddick, crosses the finish lien. (May 1, 2011)

First woman 10K finisher, Petra Fasungova of Lynbrook,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

First woman 10K finisher, Petra Fasungova of Lynbrook, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

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Second man in the 10K, Angel Confessor, crosses
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Second man in the 10K, Angel Confessor, crosses the finish line. (May 1, 2011)

Runners from
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Runners from "9/11 Veterans" cross finish line at the Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

A runner dressed in a costume finishes the
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A runner dressed in a costume finishes the Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Crowds cheer on runners at the finish line
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Crowds cheer on runners at the finish line at the Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

The first female finisher in the full marathon
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

The first female finisher in the full marathon was Jodie Schoppmann of Levittown. (May 1, 2011)

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Shaun McGrath of Lynbrook crosses the finish line
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Shaun McGrath of Lynbrook crosses the finish line as the winner of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Top runners on the course at the 2011
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Top runners on the course at the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Runners on the course at the 2011 Long
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Runners on the course at the 2011 Long Island Marathon during a beautiful Sunday morning. (May 1, 2011)

Runners from
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Runners from "9/11 Veterans" cross the finish line at the Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

A woman wearing bunny ears races at the
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

A woman wearing bunny ears races at the Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

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The start line of the 2011 Long Island
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

The start line of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

The start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon.
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

The start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

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Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Start of the 2011 Long Island Marathon. (May 1, 2011)

Runners begin the 5K run on day 1
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Runners begin the 5K run on day 1 of the Long Island Marathon. (April 30, 2011)

Brother and sister runners Tyler, 7 and Kylie
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Brother and sister runners Tyler, 7 and Kylie Glenn, 2 1/2, of Levittown wait for the start of the Kids Fun Run. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

Hana Lima, 6, sits atop her father Louis'
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Hana Lima, 6, sits atop her father Louis' shoulders after both took part in the 1-mile run. (April 30, 2011)

Nicolas Amouroux captures victory as the first-place winner
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Nicolas Amouroux captures victory as the first-place winner in the Men's 5K in a time of 17:16. (April 30, 2011)

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Trainer Steve Trachtulec of Garden City carries a
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Trainer Steve Trachtulec of Garden City carries a fishing rod. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

From left, Alissa Cyriac, 4, Alina Chacko, 3,
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

From left, Alissa Cyriac, 4, Alina Chacko, 3, Jacob Lukose, 3, Celine Lukose, 10 months, and Mathew Lukose pose after participating in the Fun Run for Team Joy in memory of a family member.

Ironman triathlete Tom Glenn of Levittown poses with
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Ironman triathlete Tom Glenn of Levittown poses with his children Tyler, 7 and Kylie, 2 1/2 before the Kids Fun Run. Tom is also a competitor in Sunday's full marathon. (April 30, 2011)

Kylie Glenn, 2 1/2 of Levittown, finishes ahead
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Kylie Glenn, 2 1/2 of Levittown, finishes ahead of the pack in the Fun Run for 2-year-olds. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

Tyler Glenn, 7, of Levittown outpaces the field
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Tyler Glenn, 7, of Levittown outpaces the field in his age catagory in the Fun Run. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

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Drew Falkenhan of Oceanside puts in a good
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Drew Falkenhan of Oceanside puts in a good showing as the second-place finisher in the men's 5K race. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1 mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

Race sponsor Ronald McDonald helps the kids stretch
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Race sponsor Ronald McDonald helps the kids stretch before their Fun Run. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

Jessica Petrina of Plainview savors victory in the
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Jessica Petrina of Plainview savors victory in the women's 5K race, finishing in 21:12. Jessica placed second in last year's race. (April 30, 2011)

Runner Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue prepares for
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Runner Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue prepares for the action. The first day of the Long Island Marathon included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

One of the many
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

One of the many "Friends of Karen" running in the 5K was Darris Crandall of Wantagh who was running for his 3-year-old son, Jackson. (April 30, 2011)

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Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue waits for his
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue waits for his wife Melanie to finish the 5K. A picture of their son Taylor is pinned to their jersey. Taylor died at age 6 in 2006. (April 30, 2011)

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano uses an air
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano uses an air horn to start the day's first race, the 1-mile run. The first day of the Long Island Marathon, included a 1-mile and 5K race for children and adults, at the Mitchel Athletic Complex track. (April 30, 2011)

Melanie Mouzakes of East Patchogue and other members
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Melanie Mouzakes of East Patchogue and other members of the "Friends of Karen" team finish the 5K. (April 30, 2011)

Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue and his wife
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue and his wife Melanie embrace after she finished the 5K. A picture of their son Taylor is pinned to their jersey. Taylor was 6 when he died in 2006. (April 30, 2011)

Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue and his wife
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Robert Mouzakes of East Patchogue and his wife Melanie embrace after she finished the 5K. A picture of their son Taylor is pinned to their jersey. Taylor was 6 when he died in 2006. (April 30, 2011)

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