GALLERY: Live 5 Bridge Run photos

GALLERY: Live 5 Bridge Run photos

Some 40,000 runners, wheelchair racers, walkers and shufflers will cross the Ravenel Bridge in the 40th annual Cooper River Bridge Run Saturday morning.

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Cooper River Bridge Run participants will be released in waves Saturday at 8 a.m. on Coleman Boulevard at Houston Northcutt, crossing the Ravenel Bridge. The race will go through downtown Charleston and end on Meeting Street.

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Live 5 News has team coverage from the starting line to the finish line.

After crossing the finish line, runners will head to Marion Square for the Bridge Run Finish Festival. There will be music from twenty different bands, food, drinks and lots of fun.

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