Mercedes-Benz Miami Corporate Run | Thu., April 25, 2013

  • Runners and participants of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run have a moment of silence for those who died and were injured at the Boston Marathon. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Runners and participants of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run have a moment of silence for those who died and where injured at the Boston Marathon. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Runners and participants of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run leap off the starting line. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A runner passes by the starting line prior to the commencement of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Large crowd of participants cheer as they make their way to the starting line of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Large crowd of participants cheer as they make their way to the starting line of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Guadalupe Merlos, of team BMI, is the first woman to cross the finishing line of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • This winner, Ronnie Holassie, of team CBS4, shows for whom he ran for in this years race after crossing the finishing line of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23,000 runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A runner passes by the starting line prior to the commencement of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23k runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Miami Police hold back traffic for participants of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23k runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • A group of stilt walker perform for participants. The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run was held in downtown Miami where over 23k runners and walkers participated on Thursday, April 25, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • Entertainers on stilts dance with runners prior to the Miami Corporate run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • City of Miami police clear the street prior to the Miami Corporate Run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Refreshments are wheeled in to the Miami Corporate Run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Travelers cross the street as runners head to the starting line of the Miami Corporate Run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • The leaders of the Miami Corporate Run cross the Brickell Bridge on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Gilbert Lozano of Brightstar Corporation runs in support of Boston at the Miami Corporate Run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Sabrina Cianfoni 27 of the Biltmore Hotel team gets ready to run the Miami Corporate run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Runners cross the Brickell Bridge during the Miami Corporate run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Runners cross the Brickell Bridge during the Miami Corporate run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Dawn Rodriguez runs the Miami Corporate run in a Tutu on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Thousands of runners ran the Miami Corporate run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

  • Hector Lorenzino of Mastercard runs in support of Boston at the Miami Corporate run on Thursday April 25, 2013. PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD