Rep. Allen West, who is also a retired Lt. Col. in the US Army, posted this note on his Facebook page.
Jim Hoft at Gateway Pundit links also to Cong. West's note, as well as this NBC Washington story, which noted that 30,000 people took part in the race.
May I remind you that Code Pinko has protested outside Walter Reed Medical Center and called the troops "terrorists," donated money to the terrorist insurgents in Iraq, and supports the Taliban taking over in Afghanistan. Their co-founder was one of the top 2008 bundlers for Richard Milhous Obama.