The Revel Big Cottonwood Canyon Marathon and Half Marathon drew thousands of visitors to Cottonwood Heights on Sept. 10. More than 4,400 runners participated in the event, which is an official qualifying race for the Boston Marathon.
Cornell alum Zachary Cater-Cyker of Texas finished first among men in the full marathon, while Amanda Blair of Montana finished first for the women. Blair is an alumnus of the University of North Dakota.
Former BYU track and field team member Jonathan Kotter of Sandy won the men’s side of the half marathon, while Sylvia Bedford of South Jordan took first place among women. Bedford is an alumnus of Southern Utah University.
The city thanks everyone for their patience and for making our visitors feel welcome.