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Changes to the 2016 AF Canyon Run Against Cancer Races

Due to construction taking place at Tibble Fork Reservoir in AF Canyon (our traditional starting location) the 2016 race will have a new start venue with a modified course and limited spots for the half marathon. Also new this year is a 10K race.

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Run to Fight Cancer Changes Name to Reflect its Mission

April 14 — AMERICAN FORK — In June 2014, Shantiell Mendenhall joined more than 3,000 people to run the American Fork Canyon Half Marathon & 5K for the purpose of fighting cancer. She ran for her son who was battling neuroblastoma.

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The AF Canyon Run Against Cancer is all about running for a cause. Each person runs for their own reason — and we’d love to hear about it! Connect with us and share your experiences using hashtag #afcanyonrun #whywerun.

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