Chafik Azerki of the Bay Area city of Alameda won the men's event and Sheri Caplan of Bozeman, Mont., was the women's winner Saturday night in the inaugural Midnight Half-Marathon in Modesto.
Hundreds of athletes and casual runners part in the after-dark event. Athletes ran a 13.1-mile course from downtown to El Vista Avenue and back, while others took part in a two-mile fun run.
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