The Byron Lighthouse Run 2010 beat all previous records. Over 450 participants ran and walked their respective routes. raising nearly $13,000 (gross) for charity, mainly the NSW Cancer Council. Record entrants came from interstate and even some overseas participants took part. There are well-researched links between cancer prevention and exercise.
This years overall winner was Leigh Stewart who completed the run in 36.43 minutes. This is Leighs fourth entry in the run. Last year he came 9th. The female winner was Leshay Wells with a time of 41.11.
Local business contributed by providing a range of prizes which were randomly drawn. Prizes included cash, weekends away, activity vouchers, beauty vouchers and much more.
Next years date will be set at the beginning of 2011. To find out go to www.byronrun.com