PHOTO GALLERY: Faces of the racers in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Sunday, September 16, 2012 | 4:34 p.m. CDT; updated 8:12 a.m. CDT, Monday, September 17, 2012

COLUMBIA — By 8 a.m. Sunday, around 2,600 people had registered for Columbia's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, a 5K race that spreads breast cancer awareness and raises money for research. The Missourian's community outreach team went out to capture photos and stories of participants.