Rain can't stop runners at Broad Street Run

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Tens of thousands of runners braved chilly rain along a 10-mile course in Philadelphia for the 37th annual Blue Cross Broad Street. (WPVI)

Tens of thousands of runners braved chilly rain along a 10-mile course in Philadelphia for the 37th annual Blue Cross Broad Street.

Video: Start of Broad Street Run
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The start of the 37th annual Blue Cross Broad Street Run.



40,000 runners laced up to make the ten mile trek down Broad Street to the Navy Yard on Sunday morning.

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Tony Nogueira, 48, of Glen Ridge, NJ was the first wheelchair finisher at a time of 36:52 and a pace of 3:41/mi.

Rain did not stop the runners at the Broad Street Run.



The first male finisher was 24-year-old Abebe Mekuria of New York, NY who finished with a time of 48:43 and a pace of 4:52/mi.

VIDEO: 1st male runner crosses finish line
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The first elite runner crosses the finish line.



The first female finisher was 27-year-old Crystal Burnick of Skippack, Pa. who finished with a time of 57:05 and a pace of 5:42/mi.

VIDEO: 1st female runner crosses finish line
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The first female runner crosses the finish line at the Broad Street Run.

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Here are the top 10 finishers:

Abebe Mekuria, 24, New York NY, 48:43 48:43, 4:52/mi
Mathew Kiplagat, 33, White Plains, NY 48:51 4:53/mi
David Fuentes, 29, Austin TX 49:28 4:56/mi
Matthew Forys, 30, New York, NY 49:43 4:58/mi

Carlos Jamieson, 28, Washington DC 49:47 4:58/mi
Andrew Weaver, 25, Baltimore MD 49:50 4:58/mi
Tyler Andrews, 25, Arlington VA 49:56 4:59/mi
Justin Garrard, 29, Philadelphia PA 50:07 5:00/mi
Japheth Kiptanui, 31, Huntington NY 50:37 5:03/mi
Darryl Brown, 33, Exton PA 51:23 5:08/mi

Check results here.

You could see some familiar faces at the 6abc water stop, Nora Muchanic among them.

VIDEO: Chopper 6 over start of Broad Street Run
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Chopper 6 over the start of the Blue Cross Broad Street Run.



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