In Pictures: The Great Gorilla Run 2012

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In Pictures: The Great Gorilla Run 2012
Pilots pose
Pilots pose
Is using ski poles cheating?
Is using ski poles cheating?
Polo stick and dachsund combo
Polo stick and dachsund combo
Emu!
Emu!
Um...
Um...
Sightseeing gorillas
Sightseeing gorillas
With sound effects
With sound effects
Never could get the hang of the Rubiks Cube
Never could get the hang of the Rubiks Cube
Anyone for cricket?
Anyone for cricket?
Patriotic
Patriotic
City gorilla
City gorilla
Loner
Loner

Thousands of gorilla clad and fancy-dressed runners covered 7km across the City and Bankside on Saturday raising money to help save the world's last remaining gorillas in the wild from extinction, but also raising awareness and plenty of grins as they loped across London.

Want to take part next year? Visit www.greatgorillarun.org

Photos by John Wilkes.

Last Updated 25 September 2012