More than 17,000 compete in Gate River Run
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The largest 15K race in the country was held Saturday in Downtown Jacksonville.
Officially, more than 17,000 competed in 36th year of the race.
Janet Cherobon-Bawcom was the first person to cross the finish line.
For the men, Ben True takes top honors.
Around $85,000 will be awarded to top place finishers.
All 15K finishers received a custom designed medal that commemorates this year’s run.
Last year some 16,357 finished the race.
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