Carr starts Runnin' Down A Dream from Fairbanks to Anchorage

FAIRBANKS, AK-Early Saturday morning Kelly Carr starting her Running Down A Dream run. Carr will run 360 miles from Fairbanks to Anchorage in memory of her father, Stephen Carr, who was diagnosed with cancer last year and passed away on April 5th.

Kelly started at the Mitchell Expressway and Peger Road joined by her best friend Dayna Sinicrope and sister Molly who is documenting the journey.

Carr dedicated the first mile to family friend Mette Russell who is also suffering from cancer. Carr's run is called "This One Is For You" and people can dedicate milepost to those affected by Cancer. This incredible fundraising event benefits the American Cancer Society's-Runnin' Down a Dream venture.

You can track her progress through GPS and make a donation. Carr is trying to raise $20,000. She is currently just under $14,600.

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