SLIDESHOW: 38th Annual Marine Corps Marathon in DC

Updated: 10/28/2013 4:11 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

Runners start the Marine Corps Marathon in Arlington, Va., Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013. The marathon winds its way through Washington, past numerous monuments, before ending near the Marine Corps War Memorial.
Runners start the Marine Corps Marathon in Arlington, Va., Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013. The marathon winds its way through Washington, past numerous monuments, before ending near the Marine Corps War Memorial.
Photo: Photo: AP/Cliff Owen

Thousands of runners were on the road this morning for the 38th annual Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. The marathon ran through Washington, past numerous monuments, before ending near the Marine Corps War Memorial.