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After Boston Bomb, London Marathon 2013

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Week after the atrocity in Boston Bomb, London Marathon said to have started after

one minute silence to remember the victims over there.  

When I got the marathon course in the afternoon, top group has long gone,

so that what I saw was the lots of fun-runners and Fund-rising Charity runners.

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So that, many runners wearing Black ribbon to remember the victims in Boston.

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By the way, center photo, a man wearing yellow shirts with Scottish Sikh logo is

not a Wolf-man, Sikh doesn’t shave or cut their hair.

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Photo left, a lady of St’ John’s Ambulance was offering, was a Vaseline

to smooth the abrasion, no sweets.

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A kind of fun-loving  Anarchist group, Space Hijacker happened to have their head-quarter

next to the Marathon course and found an excuse to play 12 kw power loud music and

to have a BBQ party.  😀  

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I don’t have enough idea, what those people to do with marathon.  🙂  —– Still, what ever

the excuse, it was a very fine day and to enjoy a weekend, it was a great fun.

And for the runners, it was not only a challenge,  but it was the great learning process, since,

in a process of actually doing, it all comes with the hard fact.  Unlike a thinking or imagining

something, Doing will teach a person with 100% reality and often with pain.  Any wishful

thinking or Ego would be smashed and learn the reality WHO I AM.   And it’s deep.

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And the end of the day!

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  1. Lemony (Gr)Egghead said, on April 22, 2013 at 02:08

    A great set of photographs. You captured a lot here. Thank you for sharing these images.

    • yoshizen said, on April 22, 2013 at 11:28

      Thank you Lemony.
      They are just snap shots. Anybody there could have taken more or less the same photos. 🙂
      It was an excuse to go out and see the friends and so on 😀

  2. bentehaarstad said, on April 22, 2013 at 10:38

    Fun runners are the best, Yoshizen. Good to see a fun marathon too.

    • yoshizen said, on April 22, 2013 at 11:27

      Funny contradiction is, it is much harder to be a fun-runner.
      Unlike streamlined sports runner who is wearing minimum, they are carrying
      heavy costume in order to catch the eyes and the TV camera.
      (I saw a Japanese daddy wearing girl’s pink dress, but missed the shot. 😀 )


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