HomeNewsArticle Display

Hundreds run in Tinker 75th Anniversary Half Marathon

Participants in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K stand at attention during the playing of the National Anthem before the start of the race. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

Participants in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K stand at attention during the playing of the National Anthem before the start of the race. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

72nd Air Base Wing Commander Col. Stephanie Wilson gave opening remarks and words of encouragement before the start of Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K. This event was one of several events planned to celebrate the monumental year. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

72nd Air Base Wing Commander Col. Stephanie Wilson gave opening remarks and words of encouragement before the start of Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K. This event was one of several events planned to celebrate the monumental year. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

Approximately 200 5K participants and 90 half marathoners braved the chilly temps the morning of Feb. 25 to run in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

Approximately 200 5K participants and 90 half marathoners braved the chilly temps the morning of Feb. 25 to run in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

People of all ages participated in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K Feb. 25. The Calvert family, all wearing their red event T-shirts, ran the 5K together. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

People of all ages participated in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K Feb. 25. The Calvert family, all wearing their red event T-shirts, ran the 5K together. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

Jason Butler, a tool maker with the 553rd Commodities Maintenance Group, was the first place finisher in the 75th Anniversary Half Marathon, with a final time of 1:15:06.  (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

Jason Butler, a tool maker with the 553rd Commodities Maintenance Group, was the first place finisher in the 75th Anniversary Half Marathon, with a final time of 1:15:06. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. -- Participants in Tinker’s 75th Anniversary Half Marathon and 5K stand at attention during the playing of the National Anthem before the start of the race. (Air Force photo by Kelly White)