Spangdahlem hosts U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Runners wait for the start of the 10K and U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon to begin here in the parking lot next to the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run offered were split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Runners wait for the start of the 10K and U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon to begin here in the parking lot next to the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run offered were split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Runners take off from the starting line during the 10K and U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon in the parking lot behind the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Runners take off from the starting line during the 10K and U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon in the parking lot behind the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Stephen Hjerstedt, takes second in the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon male category ages 18-29, finishes his run with a time of 1 hour 31 minutes and 21 seconds at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Stephen Hjerstedt, takes second in the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon male category ages 18-29, finishes his run with a time of 1 hour 31 minutes and 21 seconds at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Jonathan Geren, takes third in the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon male category ages 30-39, finishes his run with a time of 1 hour 40 minutes and 2 seconds at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Jonathan Geren, takes third in the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon male category ages 30-39, finishes his run with a time of 1 hour 40 minutes and 2 seconds at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Nathanael Callon and his dog, Robby, run to the finish line during the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Nathanael Callon and his dog, Robby, run to the finish line during the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Nick Wilson sprints to the finish line during the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Nick Wilson sprints to the finish line during the U.S. Air Forces in Europe half marathon at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Lyn Kingsley, wins the 10K female category, finishes her run with a time of 56 minutes and 54 seconds at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany – Lyn Kingsley, wins the 10K female category, finishes her run with a time of 56 minutes and 54 seconds at the Skelton Memorial Fitness Center here May 14. The USAFE half marathon is an annual event Airmen from around Europe can participate in. Each run was split into different categories based on age and gender. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Brittney Frees)