Highlights from the 2013 MORE/Fitness Half-Marathon

To celebrate its 10th anniverssary, the MORE/Fitness Women's Half-Marathon in April honored 10 "Women Who Run the World." More than 7,550 runners showed up, including one who set a course record! Couldn't make it to New York? Catch the highlights here

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10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon “Women Run the World” honorees and teams pose before the race at the starting line on April 14, 2013.

Celebrity Co-host Alison Sweeney before the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half- Marathon in New York City’s Central Park on April 14, 2013.

U.S. Olympian Deena Kastor leads the pack from the starting line of the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon in New York City’s Central Park on April 14, 2013.

Lesley Jane Seymour (More magazine Editor-in-Chief), Melissa Hermosa (Athleta Upper West Side General Manager), Gary Patrick (Skechers VP Global Advertising Director) and Eric Schwarzkopf (Fitness magazine Publisher) display the tape at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon finish line in New York City’s Central Park on April 14, 2013.

U.S. Olympian Deena Kastor crosses the finish line in 1:13:25 to win the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon on April 14, 2013. Kastor broke the event record and tied the course record.

U.S. Olympian Deena Kastor poses with her medal at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon on April 14, 2013. Kastor broke the event record and tied the course record with a time of 1:13:25.

U.S. Olympian Deena breaks the event record and ties the course record with a time of 1:13:25.05 at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon on April 14, 2013.

Fitness magazine Editor-in-Chief Betty Wong crosses the finish line of the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon in Central Park on April 14 with a course best time of 1:59:37.

Celebrity co-host Mika Brzezinski (Morning Joe) shows off her medal at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon in Central Park on April 14, 2013. Brzezinski crossed the finish line at 1:49:19.

Celebrity co-hosts Mika Brzezinski and Alison Sweeney pose with U.S. Congressman Marsha Blackburn, Fitness Editor-in-Chief Betty Wong and More Editor-in-Chief Lesley Jane Seymour at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon “Women Run the World” celebration in Central Park on April 14, 2013.

Girl Scouts of the USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez and President /CEO of Citi’s Women & Co. Linda Descano, CFAÒ are honored as “Women Run the World” at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon in New York City’s Central Park on April 14, 2013.

Fitness magazine Editor-in-Chief Betty Wong celebrates “Women Run the World” at the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon in New York City’s Central Park on April 14, 2013 with celebrity co-hosts Mika Brzezinski and Ali Sweeney along with More magazine Editor-in-Chief Lesley Jane Seymour.

“Women Run the World” honorees gather to celebrate the 10th Anniversary More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half-Marathon in Central Park on April 14, 2013.

 

(From back L: NYRR President and CEO Mary Whitenberg, More magazine Publisher Sabine Feldmann, Fitness magazine Editor-in-Chief Betty Wong, Fitness magazine Publisher Eric Schwarzkopf, Red Hook Initiative Founder & Executive Director Jill Eisenhard, celebrity co-host Mika Brzezinski, President /CEO of Citi’s Women & Co. Linda Descano, CFAÒ, Chief Petty Officer Hsiao-Chin Chiang,  Girl Scouts of the USA CEO Anna Maria Chávez, U.S. Congressman Marsha Blackburn, U.S. Olympian and race winner Deena Kastor, More Editor-in-Chief Lesley Jane Seymour.)

 

(From front L: Breast Health Program Medical Director of Holy Redeemer Health System Dr. Beth DuPree, Feministing.com Editor Emeritus and Founding Director of the Solutions Journalism Network Courtney E. Martin, celebrity co-host Alison Sweeney, model and tri-athlete Jenny Fletcher, Founder of AFYA Danielle Butin, Team RWB  NYC Athlete Director Gina Rosselli and Team RWB NYC member Elizabeth Pagano.)

 

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