10 signs out of the Austin Marathon that almost made us want to run

Tom McCarthy Jr.Phoenix Subia, 5, does his part to motivate runners with his power up sign which Jaret Thornton takes advantage of during the Austin Marathon and Half-marathon presented by NXP Feb. 19. 02/19/17 Tom McCarthy Jr. for AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Tom McCarthy Jr.Phoenix Subia, 5, does his part to motivate runners with his power up sign which Jaret Thornton takes advantage of during the Austin Marathon and Half-marathon presented by NXP Feb. 19. 02/19/17 Tom McCarthy Jr. for AMERICAN-STATESMAN

The best part of any marathon (aside from the whole great sense of accomplishment thing) has got to be the signs. Austinites did not disappoint when they broke out their markers and put their witty words to poster board for Sunday’s Austin Marathon. Check out some of the best below:

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There was more to see than just signs at the race, however:

Made it into the sub 2 hour club! We're so happy with our half marathon race today.

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Congratulations to everyone who made it out and participated!

PHOTOS: Austin Marathon and Half Marathon

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