It's approximately 12:40 p.m .(when these pictures and video was taken) and the rest of the pack of runners descends on the South Loop. Check out the images and video below to get a sense of the action. There's always lots of drama at this stage of the race. Friends and family members cheer, hold up signs, and in some cases, run the last mile or so to encourage their friends and family members to keep going.
Runners heading up S. Michigan toward Roosevelt Rd and hopefully finish