ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) — Runners took it to the streets Saturday to race in a half marathon occasion.
The Music & Miles Half Marathon sponsored by Elizabethton Federal Financial savings Financial institution mixes music with train.
The race launched at 8:30 a.m. from Lined Bridge Park with music blaring as particular person runners or relay groups participated within the train occasion.
Stephanie Place Buchanan completed in first place with a half marathon time of 1 hour, 20 minutes and 28 seconds. Steven Hensley adopted intently after at 1 hour, 22 minutes and 10 second. Christian Watson earned third place at 1 hour, 22 minutes and 23 seconds.
Cakebuds made an look on the occasion with a themed cake to have a good time.
The Music & Miles Half Marathon marks the one springtime lengthy distance highway race in Northeast Tennessee.
Karen Hubbs, the president and founding father of The Goose Chase mentioned the launch of the Music & Miles Half Marathon was destined to be successful simply as the 2 races through the fall usher in a whole bunch of runners.
“The Tri-Cities wanted a spring half marathon,” Hubbs mentioned. “With the success of our fall races, the Bluegrass Half and the Haunted Half Marathon, we felt prefer it was time for us to create a spring half, and what higher manner than to carry music to the streets of Elizabethton..”