Over 25,000 runners cross the Verrazano-Narrows Br

Runners must now carry belongings with them at all times (Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 14: Over 25,000 runners cross the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge 14 November 1993, at the start of the 1993 New York City Marathon. Andres Espinosa of Mexico won the 24th edition of the annual race in a time of two hours 10 minutes and three seconds. (Photo credit should read BOB STRONG/AFP/Getty Images)