We had our annual Run Thru History yesterday in the Vicksburg National Military Park and was our 30th year celebration. I did not sign up to do the walk this year but wished I had. It was a beautiful crisp morning for the l-miler's, 5K walkers and 10K runners. My congrats to all who participated in our great outdoors! For results click here.
Timmy Farish of Louisville painted his legs with North and South themes for the Run Thru History 10K race.
Bradley "Rocket Man" Monk celebrates finishing the 10K Run Thru History yesterday.
Since Bradley Monk first laced up his shoes a dozen years ago to go for a trial run with some friends, he's lost weight, grained a nickname and become a running sensation. Read more about the "Rocket Man" here....
Bradley "Rocket Man' Monk shows off his "New Balance" running shoes.
Hundreds of runners take off from Memorial Arch at the Vicksburg National Military Park yesterday.
Jeff Kent of Cleveland, MS, and a former University of Iowa runner won by a solid 32:56.
Keri Frazier of Hattiesburg, MS, crosses the line in 43:36.