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Thousands of Runners ‘Conquer the Bridge’ in San Pedro for Charity

SAN PEDRO, Calif. (KTLA) – Thousands of runners laced up their shoes early Monday morning to “Conquer the Bridge” in San Pedro.

The annual Labor Day race features a 5.3 mile run, along with a newly added half-marathon, organizers said.

Both races started and finished at 5th Street and Harbor Blvd.

The half-marathon got underway at 6:30 a.m. and the shorter race at 8:05 a.m.

Four thousand people were expected to take part in the races across the Vincent Thomas Bridge, according to organizers.

Proceeds from the races will benefit the LAPD Cadet Program.

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