Sebastian Szweda Mittelstadt and Kelly Staruch set the pace for a turnout of more than 700 in Saturday's Faster Than a Falcon 5-K.Alaska Dispatch News
Colin Wolfe and Hallidie Wilt claimed victory Saturday at the Salmon Run 10-K in Anchorage. Alaska Dispatch News
Hallidie Wilt claimed her third straight victory and Jake Moe earned his first at Saturday's 37th annual Alaska Heart Run.Beth Bragg
Saturday's Alaska Heart Run 5-kilometer race drew nearly 6,000 participants and raised about $272,000 for the American Heart Association.Beth Bragg
Christa Hayes won the Who Let the Girls Out 5-kilometer race Friday in Palmer. Alaska Dispatch News

6,000 people participated in the 2015 Heart Run. Hallidie Wilt and Jake Moe won the 5-kilometer race.

Loren Holmes
What to know before you go to the 37th annual Alaska Heart Run on Saturday.Beth Bragg
Spring is the time of year many of us rise off the couch, squint into the distance and muse out loud to a loved one or the dull roar of canned applause on TV: “I think I would like to sign up for a run this summer."Alli Harvey
On a rainy, windy Monday when Jeff Young of Anchorage dominated the men's 55-59 age-group at the Boston Marathon, he was one of several Alaskans who delivered career-best times.Doyle Woody

Jeff Young trains for the Boston Marathon on Wednesday, April 14, 2015, at Clark Middle School track. 

Bob Hallinen