HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Thousands of runners hit the streets downtown and through nearby neighborhood for the annual Cotton Row Run on Monday.
The 10K race was at 7 a.m., then the 5K at 9 a.m. and the 1-mile fun run at 10 a.m.
Nearly 2,200 people ran the 10K — Kimuta Cheruiyot was the top finisher, with a time of 29:20. See the 10K results.
More than 1,800 people ran the 5K race. Josh Whitehead of Madison won the race, finishing in 16:14. He placed 9th overall in the 10K. See the 5K results.
Several people set up a living memorial along the route. They held large American flags and posted pictures of local service members from 11 Alabama counties who have died.
A big thank you to the volunteers, and to everyone who stood along the route, handed out water, made posters, rang bells and cheered the runners on!
Help add to our photo gallery from the 2014 Cotton Row Run. You can click the ‘Submit Your Photo’ button below to add pictures straight to this gallery. We check for new photos and approve them. Or, email your pictures to email@example.com or share them with us via @whnt on Twitter or post them on our Facebook page.