The largest road race in the United States was back for its traditional July 4th running. The Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta was a hot one, with temperatures reaching the high 80s with plenty of humidity.
Gabriel Geay of Tanzania was the men’s winner, finishing in 28:49. Edna Kiplagat of Kenya won the women’s race in 32:24. The top Americans were Abdi Abdirahman in 29:24, five seconds ahead of Jared Ward. Neely Spence Gracey was the top American female in 33:25.
Here are photos from the day, taken by PhotoRun.net: