National anthem will be sung by Talia Pike on Saturday.
Random pictures will be taken by George Aitkin, and posted on the Photos page of this website, for everyone to view.
Race commentator, Steve Thomas will be back again. Steve is an active coach in the K/W running community and has run the Boston Marathon in 2:25:03 in 1981.
The beach located near the start/finish area will be accessible for any runners brave enough to jump in, after the race, and endure the cool temperatures in the cool water as cold water and ice baths, otherwise known as cold water immersion or "cryotherapy," is a popular technique among amateur and professional athletes, as it is thought to help reduce muscle inflammation and pain after exercise, as well as speed recovery time.