This was "absotutulutely" the right thing to do. To @glamrunner and @GOTRI - we want you to know that we believe in your mission and applaud you for being so awesome. Monika Allen, you rock! Please keep rocking the tutus! #tutusrock - In your honor, we, along with our fans, have pledged to run our next races in a tutu. To show that runners stand together and run united. #UCAN INSPIRE RUNNERS EVERYWHERE #thankyou 

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