Approximately 190 runners participated in the 2016 Red Mountain Half Marathon and Relay on the morning of Saturday, October 29. Morning events included runners registering, stretching, adjusting their costumes and mentally preparing to run 13.2 miles.
Eighteen children, all 12 and younger, completed the 2016 Red Mountain Youth Progressive Half Marathon on October 29 at the Salt River High School soccer field. The race was the final leg of a roughly 10-week stretch for racers to complete 12 miles, about one mile each week. Participants received a T-shirt and a ribbon.