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Posted on: 6:04 pm, April 21, 2012, by , updated on: 09:27pm, April 21, 2012

Utahns Fritz Van De Kamp and Devra Vierkant win their respective divisions in the Salt Lake City Marathon on April 21.

The course took runners from the University of Utah, through Sugar House Park and finished in downtown Salt Lake City.

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  • Devra Vierkant (left), of Sandy, crosses the finish line at the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday. She won the women's division with a time of 02:54:56.

  • Fritz Van De Kamp, of Millcreek, won the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday with a time of 02:25:58.

  • Devra Vierkant (left), of Sandy and Fritz Van De Kamp, of Millcreek, talk with another runner after winning their respective divisions at the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • David Barney, and his uncle, David Barney, both of Ogden, stretch as they prepare to run the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • Runners gather on The University of Utah at the start of the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • Runners take off for the Salt Lake City Marathon and Half Marathon at the Legacy Bridge at the University of Utah on Saturday. The race started at 7 a.m.

  • File Photo: Salt Lake City Marathon

  • Runners cross the start line in the Salt Lake City Marathon and Half Marathon at the Legacy Bridge at the University of Utah on Saturday.

  • Runners make their way through the University of Utah after start the Salt Lake City Marathon and Half Marathon at the Legacy Bridge on Saturday.

  • Runners make their way through the University of Utah after start the Salt Lake City Marathon and Half Marathon at the Legacy Bridge on Saturday.

  • Runners make their way through the University of Utah after start the Salt Lake City Marathon and Half Marathon at the Legacy Bridge on Saturday.

  • Runners start the Salt Lake City Marathon and Half Marathon at the Legacy Bridge at the University of Utah on Saturday.

  • Salt Lake City Marathon runners enter Sugar House Park on Saturday.

  • Marathon runner Carl Gustafson, of Hatchville, Mass., high-fives with the Andrew and Kingston cousins as he enters Sugar House Park on Saturday.

  • Officer Dustin Marshall shields the sun from his eyes are runners in the Salt Lake City Marathon run into Sugar House Park on Saturday.

  • Salt Lake City Marathon runners enter Sugar House Park on Saturday.

  • Salt Lake City Half Marathon runners enter Sugar House Park on Saturday morning.

  • Salt Lake City Marathon runners circle the pond at Sugar House Park on Saturday.

  • Marathon runner Peter Ott, of Salt Lake City, high-fives with the Andrew and Kingston cousins as he enters Sugar House Park on Saturday.

  • Salt Lake City Half Marathon runners enter Sugar House Park on Saturday morning.

  • Katie Wuthrich, of Nibley, Utah, gets encouragement from bystanders as she finishes the race on Saturday.

  • Dennis Judd, of Riverdale, Utah, celebrates his finish in the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Supports encourage runners to a strong finish in the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Brooke Voss (left), Scottsdale, Ariz., and Jamie Winterton, of Temple Ariz., finish the Salt Lake City Marathon together on Saturday.

  • Skip Morehead, of Orem, smiles as he finishes the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Volunteers pass out water to runners.

  • The crowd high-fives with Kristi Wynder, of Alberta, Canada as she approached the finish line.

  • Ken Scott (left) and Stephanie Scott, both of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., celebrate finishing the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Kristi Wynder (left), Katey Sudo, and Kim Durfey, all from Alberta, Canda, celebrate as they finish the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Ashli Mason, of West Jordan, celebrates as she crosses the fishing line in the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • A runner catches his breath after finishing the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • Andrew Smith, of Spokane, Wash., finishes the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • Energy drink awaits runners at the finish.

  • John Rosswoq, of Salt Lake City, receives his medal for finishing the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday. He placed fourth overall.

  • Seth Wold, of Lehi, relaxes after finishing the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday. He placed second overall.

  • Dennis Simonaitis, of Draper, finished the marathon on Saturday. He finished fifth overall in the race.

  • Jessica Hill, of Salt Lake City, puts on her medal for finishing the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Candace Jones, of West Jordan, celebrates her finish of the marathon on Saturday.

  • Ian Johnston, of Salt Lake City, finishes the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • Susan Wood, Madison Kohls, Carla Kohls, and Jill Harmon, all of Grand Junction, Colo. hold hands as they cross the finish at the Salt Lake City Half Marathon on Saturday.

  • Duane Newman rests after finishing the Salt Lake City Marathon on Saturday.

  • Each runner that finishes receives a Salt Lake City Marathon medal on Saturday.

The marathon winners are Fritz Van De Kamp, with a time of 02:25:58 and Devra Vierkant with a time of 02:54:56.

The half marathon winners are Brad Osguthorpe, with a time of 01:08:37 and Andrea North, with a time of 01:18:13.

Officials said about 7,000 people participated in the event which included marathon, half marathon, 5K and bike divisions.

Photos by: Meredith Forrest Kulwicki, FOX 13

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