2 Floridians Win Half-Marathon Titles

Marathon_2013KEY LARGO, Fla. (AP) — Two south Floridians have won overall men’s and women’s half-marathon titles at the Key Largo Bridge Run in the Florida Keys.

Eighteen-year-old Steven Chadwick, a high school senior in Tavernier, Fla., ran Saturday’s contest in one hour, 31 minutes and 55 seconds. Thirty-nine-year-old Sarah Williams, of Key West, finished in one hour, 42 minutes and 39 seconds in the women’s division.

Overall 10-kilometer division winners were Lighthouse Point, Fla. resident Ed Ferrer with a time of 43 minutes and 4 seconds, and Boca Raton, Fla. resident Leandra Bates with a time of 46 minutes and 37 seconds.

In men’s and women’s 5k divisions, winners were Ivan Diaz of Islamorada, Fla., and Nicole Johnson of Tavernier.

The race attracted 814 participants.

Source: The Associated Press