Race held to benefit Cook County veterans

May 24, 2008 4:27:16 PM PDT
Eight thousand runners pounded the pavement over the holiday weekend to raise money for Cook County veterans.Runners participated in the 'Fleet Feet Sports/Soldier Field' 10-mile race,' which kicked off Saturday morning in the shadows of Soldier Field and took runners along the lakefront path.

The event benefitted the Cook County Veterans Assistance Association and the American Cancer Society.