Fort Smith Marathon

Fort Smith Marathon

Jackson Teague, Editor

On February 10, Fort Smith held its 5th annual marathon. The event began at 8 in the morning at the Fort Smith Pavilion. There were three different races that were held during the day, a full marathon, a half marathon, and a relay race. The marathon that was held in 2018 had 1,023 participants. Many participants traveled from different countries to compete in the event. The full marathon was won by a man from Alma named Christopher Morris with a time of 3:27:30. The half marathon was won by David Hildenbrand from Oklahoma City with a time of 1:25:42. The relay race was won by team 3 Beauties and a Beast, whose members were Lindsey Berg, Krista Dean, Laura Jones, and Brett Nguyen.