JBA Airmen run the distance

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  • By Senior Airman Mariah Haddenham
  • 11th Wing Public Affairs
Approximately 150 runners participated in the third annual Joint Base Andrews Half-Marathon, April 18, 2015, here.

The race started at 8 a.m. and concluded with an awards ceremony hosted by Col. Bradley Hoagland, 11th Wing commander, who also participated in the half marathon.
Several seasoned runners came out to compete in the race, along with first-time participants.

The event also coincided with the Amazing Base Family Festival, which included entertainment, family activities and food.

First place runners in the men and women's category were Philip Blong, with a time of 1:22:41, and Mary Kay Robinson, with a time of 1:39:32.