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Download Paris Marathon : Route : Map : Course

Paris marathon course has been designed to give runners a good view of the magnificent city and some of its famous sights. Some of the attractions along the route are Champs Elysées, the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral and Place de la Bastille.

Paris Marathon Start area

The course starts out right in front of the Triumphal Arch and continues down the broad Champs Elysées. The route passes through two Parisian woods and past fabulous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame Cathedral and Place de la Bastille.

Paris Marathon Finish Area

Paris marathon finishes at Avenue Foch

Picture of Paris Marathon Route : Map : Course

Image courtesy of Paris Marathon

To download the image just right click the image and click save.

To download a PDF file of Paris Marathon with route details such as refreshment points, sponges, kilometre points etc. Go To Paris Marathon Map.

2010 Chicago Marathon Pictures & Photos

Chicago marathon runners showed grit slogging the 42K. More than 38,000 runners took part in 2010 chicago marathon.

As for pictures from 2010 Chicago marathon, I found plenty of photos from around the internet. Pictures of runners in costume are always a joy to look at.

This has to be my favorite. The battle of super heroes
Super Heroes at the 2010 Chicago Marathon

Photo courtesy of Flickr, see more at Jason broaddus Page or visit his photo blog

Another picture I found interesting was that of the runner carrying the Eiffel tower.

Best Marathon Running Costume Ideas

One way to make a statement at a marathon is to turn up dressed in a fancy costume. If you cant come up with an original running costume idea you may steal ideas from fellow runners.

Two popular marathon running costume ideas

Elvis costume

Spiderman costume

Save the rhino costume

Save the rhino costume at Flora London Marathon

Save the rhino costume at Flora London Marathon

Running 26 miles is hard and what about bringing the Eiffel tower along with you

This Parisian was spotted at 2009 New York Marathon

This Parisian was spotted at 2009 New York Marathon

More costume ideas can be seen at elite feet

New York Marathon 2009 : Race Photos & Images & Pictures

The 2009 New York Marathon was as colorful as always. Although we celebrate the runners we forget the spectators who equally do a magnificent job of taking photos.

For me, two Images stood out from the 2009 NYC marathon.

This Frenchman who came along with the Eiffel tower.

2 new york marathon 2009I hope it was made of fibre glass!!!…….From Jim @ Flickr

And this one,

1 new York marathon 2009Serious Men at Work

Image courtesy of Randy Lemoine, See his flickr collection by Randy lemoine