Winners or losers, everyone is excited to cross that finish line after a grueling race. Here are some of the oddest and funniest of these grand finales.
1. The Warrior Dash
Photo: Rennett Stowe/Flickr
Because we can all have a nice giggle at these mid-air facial expressions.
2. The greatest cameo ever
Photo: lululemon athletica/Flickr
What joy at crossing the finish line!
Photo: Martin Good/Shutterstock.com
Check out those adorable mugs!
Photo: patrimonio designs ltd/Shutterstock.com
Or at least this one looks pretty satisfied with himself.
6. A different armstrong
Only hardcore athletes do complex yoga poses at the finish line of a major event.
7. Papa Smurf
Photo: Swansea Photographer/Flickr
He's blue and he's in need of a bath.
8. Nearly naked Nick
Photo: Lab 2112/Flickr
Another hardcore athlete proves himself, this time in below-freezing weather. I wonder if it's the same guy.
9. Oh, there he is...
Photo: Simon Thallmann/Flickr
Second-best celebrity cameo.
10. The infamous Viking woman
Photo: Will Wilson/Organization
And finally, there are those people who just have to be so serious about winning.
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