Marathon Miracle: Twin Autistic Brothers Make Triumphant Run for Finish Line

Alex and Jamie Schneider, 23, ran first ever marathon in NYC race.
2:01 | 11/03/13

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Running of the New York City Marathon this Sunday it comes of course after what happened in Boston earlier this year. And at the finish line those 45000. Runners noticing a yellow line of inspiration to guide them that was in honor of the victims in Boston. And tour the -- today twin Brothers wonder twins as we call -- a moment ago both have autism both have incredible determination. Tonight proving they are American strong here's ABC's Lindsay -- Today is -- three year old identical twins Alex and Jamie Snyder's first New York City Marathon. -- yeah. If they are autistic and on. Able to communicate through then running as a -- Therapy this is our number one main. Activity at the family everything else kind of come second to the -- running Alex -- as fast as it runs with a potent jet set a new personal back. Three -- 35. -- alone. For Janie who runs with his dad Allen the memory of the Boston Marathon happening today a struggle. There was a lot of foreign and screaming and animated people around -- and. Traumatized. But Robin Ann Allen are -- -- -- to help Jamie get back to the races that have given him and his brother so much joy. They don't live a normal life so -- This something that really mean anything connects with the men. Makes them happy and just as we came to where Jamie finished in North America -- Robin -- Allen -- enjoy running brings to the entire family has been their greatest blessing. And -- Janice ABC news New York. We salute Alex and -- tonight -- cross that finish line and thousands of others who did today as well.

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