Photos: 2017 Mount Marathon Race

The 2017 Mount Marathon races were run under cloudy skies and damp conditions. Allie Ostrander won the women's race with a record time and men's winner Scott Patterson beat his next competitor by nearly a minute. Junior race winners were both repeats – Luke Jager and Molly Gellert.

Ostrander grabs Mount Marathon title as fastest Alaska woman ever

A monster on the uphill, Patterson cruises to win in men's race

Complete 2017 Mount Marathon race results

At Mount Marathon, remembering 16-year-old fallen mountain runner Jack Cooper

Loren Holmes

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