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Erica Fraiberg, of Greenlawn, poses for a photo (Credit: Barry Sloan)

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)

2012 Long Island Marathon weekend

Photos from the 40th annual Long Island Marathon, which took place May 6, 2012.

Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, gets a hug
(Credit: Photo by Barry Sloan)

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)

Erica Fraiberg, of Greenlawn, poses for a photo
(Credit: Barry Sloan)

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)

Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, shows her medal
(Credit: Barry Sloan)

Corinne Maron, of Locust Valley, shows her medal Sunday after completing her first half-marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012)

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Long Island Marathon, wheelchair event winner, Peter Hawkins,
(Credit: Photo by Lou Minutoli)

Long Island Marathon, wheelchair event winner, Peter Hawkins, of Malverne heads for the finish line. (May 6, 2012)

Half marathon runners with visible tags at the
(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, women's event, third place, Jennifer
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, women's event, second place, Crystal
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, men's event, third place, Adam
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

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Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon runner Ezra Leslie
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, women's half-marathon event, second place
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, women's half-marathon event, first place,
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, men's half marathon event, third
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon event, second place,
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

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Long Island Marathon, men's half-marathon event, first place,
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, third place
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, third place Shari Klarfeld. (May 6, 2012)

Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event, second place,
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilomenter event, third place
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilomenter event, third place winner, Cory Battles, in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012)

Long Island Marathon, women's 10-kilometer event winner, Heather
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

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Long Island Marathon, men's 10-kilometer event, first place
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Runners and walkers start out on the 2012
(Credit: Photo by Patrick E. McCarthy)

Runners and walkers start out on the 2012 Long Island Marathon, which ended in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. (May 6, 2012)

Women's marathon event winner Lindsey Block, of Huntington,
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Men's marathon winner Emiliano Garcia, of Astoria, crosses
(Credit: Photo by Joseph D. Sullivan)

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)

Volunteers along Merrick Avenue hold out cups of
(Credit: Lou Minutoli)

Volunteers along Merrick Avenue hold out cups of liquid for runners to drink during the Long Island Marathon on May 6, 2012.

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Runners come under the banner at the start
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
(Credit: Photo by Patrick E. McCarthy)

Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012)

Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012)

Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Runners start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park on May 6, 2012.

Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Racers start the 2012 Long Island Marathon in Eisenhower Park. (May 6, 2012)

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Drew Falkenhan, 24, of Lynbrook, comes in first
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Anthony Monaco, 12, of Center Moriches, came in
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Kids get ready for the 1-mile run. The
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Kids get ready for the 1-mile run. The
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Runners take off for the 1-mile run. The
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

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Participants stretch before start of the 1-mile run.
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Little spectators stand in front of a statue
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

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)

Ivette Mejia, 21, of Manhattan finished the 1-mile
(Credit: Patrick E. McCarthy)

Ivette Mejia, 21, of Manhattan finished the 1-mile run in a time of 5:11. (May 5, 2012)

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