77-year-old Holocaust survivor Hanoch Shahar, center, runs in Jerusalem, Friday, March 16, 2012. About 15,000 runners, including 1,500 from overseas, are competing Friday, with some 1,000 competitors ... more 
77-year-old Holocaust survivor Hanoch Shahar, center, runs in Jerusalem, Friday, March 16, 2012. About 15,000 runners, including 1,500 from overseas, are competing Friday, with some 1,000 competitors expecting to complete the full 42 kilometers (26.2 miles) marathon distance, with others aiming to complete shorter distances, including Mayor Nir Barkat who says he plans to run half a marathon and 77-year old Hanoch Shahar aiming for 10Km. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner) less 
1 / 1
Associated Press | Photo By Sebastian Scheiner
Fri, Mar 16, 2012 8:19 AM EDT