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The Craziest Race-Day Costumes

Running Elvises, pirates, and gorillas, oh my. Check out these wacky outfits worn at races from coast to coast

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The Craziest Race-Day Costumes // Pink gorilla running c Getty

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Dress to Impress on Race Day

Any runner can tell you that costumes aren’t confined to a once-a-year holiday—certain race participants get their kicks by dressing up year-round. Whether they’re outfitted for laughs or for a cause, race-day exhibitionists add a ton of flavor and fun for spectators and fellow runners alike. Click through to see photos of some of our favorite ensembles from courses across the country.

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