Video: Long Island Marathon

More than 8,000 gather to pound the streets of Nassau County in this historic annual event.

The RXR / TIAA-CREF Long Island Marathon took place this past weekend, and thousands gathered in Nassau County's Eisenhower Park to participate. Patch was there and offers you a glimpse into the excitement of this annual sporting event that draws followers from all over both Long Island and the state of New York.

Michal May 03, 2011 at 05:20 PM
Well done soldier. I was able to photograph you: http://goo.gl/LTLYF Congratulations to all participants.
Christine Seminario May 04, 2011 at 12:36 PM
What an incredibly emotional day that must have been. the soldier running for his fellow soldiers still fighting and those who have died fighting for our country. Jodie!!!!!!!!!WOO HOO!!!!! She is my neighbor and I have watched her grow up, her family is so wonderful and supportive. I have been watching her over the years out there in the early morning hours in rain or shine, snow and the freezing cold whether and so dedicated to being the ultimate best!! She did it and we are so proud of her and what an accomplishment to qualify for the OLYMPICS!!!!!!!!!!!!! I know her parents and her sister are SO SO proud of her!!! Great job Jodie! We are blown away by you!!! Love the Seminario's!!!


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