The 2nd Annual Making a Difference 8K Run & 3K Run/Walk held at the Mariners’ Museum in Newport News, VA on
Saturday morning, November 13, 2010 The race was sponsored by Our Lady of Mount Carmel school.Finish line and results services were provided by the Peninsula Track Club. A copy of the results, links to pictures and listings for future road races can be found on the PTC website: www.peninsulatrackclub.com.Both courses started near the Peninsula Fine Arts Center, ran towards Lion’s Bridge, with the 3K turnaround just after the bridge. The 8K turned right and ran a loop near Country Club Drive before returning to
Lion’s Bridge and heading back to the Mariners’ Museum. Both races finished in the parking lot of the Mariners’ Museum. Conditions at race time for both races were sunny with a slight breeze; temperatures in the
low 50s at race time.A total of 309 runners entered the events (up from 247 in 2009). 135 runners completed the 8K (up from 111 in 2009) and 156 runners & walkers completed the 3K course (up from 106 in 2009). The courses were run correctly by the runners, but neither course is USATF certified.