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442 Runners 'Raced To The Top' Last Saturday

Runners on stairs at Duke Energy. Click for more pictures. align=left

It was no walk in the park, either. The race was an upward climb of 1,194 steps up 49 of the Duke Energy tower's 52 stories. Finishing times ranged from 7:29 to 28:58. The average time was 12:43. WFAE's Jarred Bean produced this audio postcard. View scenes from the race.