The lads’s and girls’s races at Sunday’s TCS New York Metropolis Marathon offered many storylines on their very own, however a number of the funniest moments didn’t solely from these taking part however from spectators on the sidelines.
Wrinkle defends his title because the quickest duck!
Wrinkle made headlines throughout final 12 months’s marathon when she was noticed turning these little legs by way of the borough of Queens. Wrinkle has a big social media following, boasting over 600,000 followers on Instagram. Earlier this 12 months, Wrinkle set a one-kilometre duck world document of 18 minutes and eight seconds at New York’s Lengthy Island Marathon.
— seDUCKtive (@WrinkleTheDuck) November 6, 2022
Actual-life frogger (that includes runners)
It’s exhausting sufficient to cross the road in New York Metropolis as it’s; now, think about attempting to cross whereas 50,000 runners are coming at you. This 77-year-old girl confronted a protracted stroll or chopping by way of the course to get to the subway. She made it her mission to discover a hole and bolt to the opposite facet. A healthful celebration too!
New York Metropolis Marathon! My 77-year-old mom in legislation needed to get to the subway. Stroll 4 blocks or minimize by way of the marathon runners. There she goes. @barstoolsports #Frogger pic.twitter.com/VbM8rkkMdV
— Gregg Sarra (@Gregg_Sarra) November 4, 2019
We’ve formally seen all of it.
I feel this man could be pitching his product to the flawed crowd. Not many marathoners appear to be .
— WhatIsNewYork (@whatisny) November 6, 2022
What’s a marathon with out the pineapple man?
The pineapple marathon man, Moshe Lederfien, who made headlines on the 2022 Berlin Marathon (pun meant), was noticed in NYC. Lederfien accomplished the marathon in 5 hours and 45 minutes whereas operating (once more) with a pineapple on his head.
King of the NY marathon: Pineapple man pic.twitter.com/yrkwEDd8HU
— Bennie Bananas (@BennieBananas69) November 6, 2022
An ode to one of the best indicators
Kudos to this spectator for this very well timed signal. Good factor Elon Musk isn’t a marathoner.
Listed below are a number of the honourable mentions.
Indicators of the New York Metropolis Marathon yesterday… pic.twitter.com/HN8TNEYev8
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) November 7, 2022