|By Mark Gilger; Mark Gilger (Staff [email protected])|
The second annual Zombie Run sponsored by
Proceeds will be donated to the
A team of makeup artists consisting of
The goal of the runners, who each paid a
AREA Services Ambulance personnel set off a siren that signaled the official start of the run.
Participants traveled west on
"We had more zombies this year, but there were fewer runners," stated
He added, "The Zombie Run gives people something to do and also allows us to give something back to the community. There are no winners here, only victims and survivors."
The siblings, who compete in various races throughout the year, said they heard about the event earlier in the week and wanted to participate to get exercise and help raise money for the group.
"It's great to help out the community by doing what we love to do (run)," said
"This was phenomenal," commented