2014 Fort McMurray Half Marathon enjoys another successful run
The 2014 Fort McMurray Half Marathon took place on Sunday and recorded another tremendous success for organizers and participants as community members took to the streets to participate in the second annual event in downtown Fort McMurray.
“Once again this event was made a success through the strong support of our partners and participants,” said Kelsey Stefanizyn, Fort McMurray Half Marathon Organizing Committee Event Chair and Events Manager of the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC). “We would like to thank all our partners, particularly the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, the Wood Buffalo RCMP and all the community members who came out to have fun in what has become a popular annual event in Fort McMurray.”
The 2014 Fort McMurray Half Marathon included a Half Marathon, 10 km, 5 km and 3 km road races and a Kids Fun Run working in collaboration with the annual Terry Fox Run, which also took place on the route on Sunday. The routing of the races took participants on a path through the downtown core, starting and finishing at MacDonald Island Park.
Partner organizations for the 2014 Fort McMurray Half Marathon included:
· Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
· Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo
· Wood Buffalo RCMP
· Aluma Systems
· Clearwater Physical Therapy
· Stone Creek Starbucks
· Tridon Communications
· ROCK 97.9 FM
· Country 93.3 FM
· KAOS 91.1 FM