The 2012 event drew a record 2,109 runners for the 10K and 2-mile event. Founded in 1975, the race draws people from around the world. Anthony Costa, 17, of Girard won the 2-mile race with a time of 11:17.3. Julius Bor, 26, of Erie, Pa., came in first in the 10K event, finishing in 29:54.2. The race started on Kirk Road, traveled through Mill Creek Park and ended on Federal Plaza. For a breakdown of the race and more results, see Page 1C.
ABOVE: Runners take off Sunday at the beginning of the 10K Peace Race in Youngstown. Photo by R. Michael Semple