Around the Bay Road Race 2016

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 122nd 30KM Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning. Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 122nd 30KM Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning. Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 5KM race at the Around the Bay Road Race Sunday.Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne joins the pack at the start of the 5 KM Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning.Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 122nd 5KM Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning. Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year. Did we mention it snowed overnight and it was very cold. The temperature was -7 with a icy wind Sunday morning as runners arrived at First Ontario Place. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 122nd 5KM Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning. Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year. Did we mention it snowed overnight and it was very cold. The temperature was -7 with a icy wind Sunday morning as runners arrived at First Ontario Place. 18 Hamilton firefighters took part in the 5km run in full gear. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 5KM race. Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year including Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne who ran the 5KM race for the second year. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Josh Bolton of Paris wins the 5 KM race in the 122nd Around the Bay Road Race Sunday in a time of 15:03.5 Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Victoria Coates ,centre, of Hamilton wins the women's 5KM division of the 122nd Around the Bay Road Race Sunday in a time of 17:08.0 Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year including Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne who ran the 5KM race for the second year. Wynne is seen here congratulating and speaking with some of the 18 Hamilton Firefighters who ran the 5km race in full gear. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Snow lined the 30km route of the Around the Bay Road Race near Lasalle Park in Burlington.Cathie Coward/ Hamilton SpectatorHamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Maye Machmouk reaches out to greet runner Jennifer Jeremiah along the 30 KM route of the Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning near Lasalle Park in Burlington. Both women are part of the Feet of Fury running team from Mississauga. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Dan Fernihough of Mississauga helps clean up empty cups at the Lasalle Park water station during the Around the Bay Road Race. Fernihough got "roped into" helping out by his girl friend who lives in Burlington. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Members of the West Plains United Church congregation and choir members cheer on Around the Bay runners following Sunday service.Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Paul Kimaiyo Kimugal of Toronto wins the 122nd Around the Bay Road Race Sunday in a time of 1:35.16.2. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Risper Gesabwa of Dundas wins the women's division of the 122nd Around the Bay Road Race Sunday in a time of 1:47:37.7 Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Risper Gesabwa of Dundas wins the women's division of the 122nd Around the Bay Road Race Sunday in a time of 1:47:37.7 Cathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The RBG bumble bee mascot cheers on Around the Bay runners along Plains Road Sunday.Cathie Coward/ Hamilton SpectatorHamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Medals wait for runners completing the 30km Around the Bay Road Race Sunday.Cathie Coward/ Hamilton SpectatorHamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 Berhanu Degefa is supported as he crosses the finish line of the 30km Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning. Although he finished well he appeared to be in physical distress as he neared the finish line. He was placed in a wheelchair and taken for medical attention immediately after crossing the line. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton SpectatorHamilton, Ontario, April 3,2016 The start of the 122nd 30KM Around the Bay Road Race Sunday morning. Over 11,000 runners took part in the the 30KM and the 5KM races this year. Cathie Coward/ Hamilton SpectatorCathie Coward/ Hamilton Spectator

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