The Frightening 4-K was held Saturday in Anchorage.

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Anna Dalton finished first in the women's race and sixth overall. Ty Jordan crossed the finish line first in the men's race.Alaska Dispatch News
Alaska's Allie Ostrander, a freshman at Boise State, raced to the Mountain West Conference cross-country championship Friday in Reno, Nevada.Alaska Dispatch News
Dillingham runners who want to train year-round must repeatedly travel the same main roads, the same pocked city streets and fractured sidewalks, and the same back roads in order to log their miles. Those who do are hallmarks of dedication. Clark Fair
The men's race was decided by 1.7 seconds, and the women's race was decided by nearly two minutes.Alaska Dispatch News
Completing an Iron Man triathlon is not, as it turns out, the same as infinity. It’s a thing that can be thought about, planned and accomplished.Alli Harvey
Carolyn Berry, a Wasilla mother of three who captured the women’s division of the Eagle River Triathlon in June, finished the Kona race in 11 hours, 11 minutes and 22 seconds to place 1,046th overall. Mike Campbell
Michel Ramirez won the men's title by nearly five minutes, and Anna Dalton took the women's win more than three minutes.Alaska Dispatch News

Runners compete in the Class 1-2-3A girls and boys and the Class 4-A girls and boys state cross country meet at Bartlett High School on Saturday, Oct.3, 2015.

Bob Hallinen

On a day when heavy rains wreaked havoc on much of Southcentral Alaska, hundreds of runners braved the weather to participate in the Bonny Sosa Tuesday Night Race Series at Bartlett High.

Loren Holmes