'It was extremely important for us to honor it as much as we could'

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Many of the runners crossed the finish line with their hand across their chest. Diego Mercado ran through the ribbon taking first place, in his first half-marathon. “An attack on one is an attack on everybody - especially in this community,” Mercado said, gesturing around to his fellow runners.” I think it was extremely important for us to honor it as much as we could."