OKLAHOMA CITY- The 17th annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon welcomes more than 26,000 runners.
The 26.2 miles runs through various parts of Oklahoma City, through business districts and beautiful neighborhoods with cheering crowds along the route.
The course begins at the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum and ends back at the Gates of Time.
Along the way, runners pass 168 banners, each bearing the name of one of the 1995 Murrah bombing victims.
Follow along in this Live Blog
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#RuntoRemember Pic by Nick Oxford
Max McNeill finishes first in the half marathon!
Amanda Goetschius is the first woman to finish the half marathon this morning
Firefighters participating in Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon! Pic by Nick Oxford
A runners viewpoint. #RuntoRemember Pic by Nick Oxford
We love the enthusiasm! #RuntoRemember Pic by Nick Oxford
More than 26,000 runners in the 17th Annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon! Pic by Nick Oxford
And they are OFF! #RuntoRemember 17th Annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon. Pic by Nick Oxford
Go! #RuntoRemember Pic by Nick Oxford
We have a Men’s winner! Congrats to Arya Bahreini!
Men’s winner of the 2017 Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon, Arya Bahreini!
Congrats to 4 time Women’s Marathon winner, Cat Lisle!
Rumble! Pic by Nick Oxford
4th time women’s winner, Cat Lisle! Congrats!! Pic by Nick Oxford
The race couldn’t even begin to happen with the numerous sponsors and volunteers! THANK YOU for serving our community!
Thank you to the entire KFOR NewsChannel 4 Staff for all the hard work in producing and broadcasting another fantastic Memorial Marathon! #17 in the books!