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Competitors get ready to start the 36th annual Empire State Building Run-Up in New York. More than 600 competitors entered the race to climb 86 floors for the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.
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Competitors start the 2013 Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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Runners take off in the annual Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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Runners race up the stairs in the annual Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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Participants run to the top of the Empire State Building during the annual "run up" event in New York.
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A member of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation makes it to the top of the stairs during the annual Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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Competitors run in the snow at the top of the Empire State Building during the annual "run up" event in New York.
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Australia's Mark Bourne crosses the finish line on the 86th floor to win the 36th annual Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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Australia's Suzy Walsham crosses the finish line to win the women's division of the 36th annual Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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Suzy Walsham and Mark Bourne, both of Australia, celebrate after their victories in the Empire State Building Run-Up in New York.
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