Around the Bay Road Race 2014 live blog

CBC Hamilton was there for the 2014 Around the Bay Road Race Sunday, offering up news, colour commentary and photos from the annual event, the oldest of its kind in North America.

After a frigid winter for training, runners were treated to a sunny spring day

The Around the Bay Road Race hits Hamilton streets once again on Sunday. (CBC)

It was run day in Hamilton on Sunday as the annual Around the Bay Road Race coursed back for another lap.

The oldest meet of its kind in North America, the event is celebrating its 120th anniversary this year. 

Around 13,000 runners, including Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, were expected to take part in the race, which included 30-km, 5-km and two relay events.

CBC Hamilton’s Cory Ruf was in downtown Hamilton covering the race. You can view his tweets and pictures from the event, plus social media contributions from Around the Bay spectators and other supporters, in the box below.