Community Sports

In Pictures: Palmetto Peach Half Marathon, 10K, 5K

NORTH AUGUSTA – With the start and finish line at SRP Park, the Palmetto Peach Half Marathon, 10K and 5K featured a winding course through North Augusta and into Augusta.

The two-state event saw runners crossing at the 13th Street Bridge into Augusta before returning to the stadium.

It was the sixth year for the event.

A man held a sign promising doughnuts at the end of the race Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
Runners participated in a 5K, 10K and a half marathon during the Palmetto Peach event Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
Runners participated in a 5K, 10K and a half marathon during the Palmetto Peach event Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
Runners are congratulated by a cheerleader along the race course Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
The Palmetto Peach race crossed the Savannah River. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
A runner receives her medal at the finish of the Palmetto Peach half marathon, 10K, 5K event at SRP Park Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
A runner crosses the Savannah River via the 13th Street bridge Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News
Runners participated in a 5K, 10 and a half marathon Nov. 25. Charmain Z. Brackett/Augusta Good News

Charmain Z. Brackett, the publisher of Augusta Good News and Inspiring: Women of Augusta, has covered Augusta’s news for 35 years. Reach her at charmain@augustagoodnews.com. Sign up for the newsletter here.

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