Marathon Spectators, Who Knew They Could be So Creative

Elaine Standohar's picture
Marathon runners

Distracting, entertaining, and somewhere between motivating and/or insulting; marathon spectators sure know how to express love and support to their runners.

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It wasn't until my sister completed her first full marathon that I became aware of how creative and inspiring (is that the right word?!) the spectators at these events could be. Who needs to train for 26.2 miles of constant movement when you have these motivational banners blazoned along the entire course?

Below is a slideshow of some of the best signs I've seen so far. Are there any ones I missed?

They're so good they actually have me considering registering for my first full marathon.

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Comments

Funny! Very entertaining. This makes me almost want to run :) Good job!