Athletic Spotlights

Mahomet Half-Marathon
August 26, 2011
Wheelchair Track Team competes in the Mahomet Half-Marathon

The University of Illinois Wheelchair Track Team competed in the Mahomet Half-Marathon on Saturday, August 20, 2011.  Coach Bleakney and nine of his athletes competed in the half-marathon as a training run for the Chicago and New York Marathons coming up in the fall.  The weather conditions could not have been better with a slight overcast and cooler, less humid temperatures at the the 7:00am start.