Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon 2018

Photo finish

Some 30,000 participants pounded the roads in the downtown area, including Robinson Road.
Some 30,000 participants pounded the roads in the downtown area, including Robinson Road.ST PHOTO: GAVIN FOO
Camaraderie, love and respect at the finish: Lim Baoying, the top local female finisher, helping rival Rachel See when the latter came in second two minutes later.
Camaraderie, love and respect at the finish: Lim Baoying, the top local female finisher, helping rival Rachel See when the latter came in second two minutes later. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
A runner in a Snowman costume complete with bowler hat gets into the Christmas spirit early and gives much-needed respite to others.
A runner in a Snowman costume complete with bowler hat gets into the Christmas spirit early and gives much-needed respite to others.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
Camaraderie, love and respect at the finish: A couple kissing after a job well done together.
Camaraderie, love and respect at the finish: A couple kissing after a job well done together.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
Camaraderie, love and respect at the finish: "Batman" congratulating a runner dressed in more regular attire.
Camaraderie, love and respect at the finish: "Batman" congratulating a runner dressed in more regular attire.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
Two elite wheelchair athletes wishing each other well as they line up at the start in front of the main marathon participants.
Two elite wheelchair athletes wishing each other well as they line up at the start in front of the main marathon participants.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 10, 2018, with the headline 'Photo finish'. Print Edition | Subscribe