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Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
01/04
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People from all over the world come to Bogotá each late July/early August to compete in the race. Many locals also decide to show their national pride.
Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
02/04
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The race crosses its midpoint at Carrera Séptima (7th Avenue) from south to north, next to "Ciclovía", an event held each Sunday that reserves main streets to bicycles.
Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
03/04
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The 21 Kilometers (13 Miles) race is one of the most difficult of the world, thanks to Bogotá's 2600 meters (8600 feet) elevation, which makes oxygen scarce for runners.
Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
04/04
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The race draws many spectators, so a lot of runners decide to show support for their causes, such as with this Colombian flag with a message supporting the current peace dialogues with the Farc guerrilla.
  • Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
  • Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
  • Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
  • Thousands Run Bogots HalfMarathon  Bogot
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Thousands of people, both professional and amateur runners, took to the streets of Bogotá, Colombia, to compete in the city's annual half-marathon.

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