TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)- Runners stepped their way up in a race to reach a level of success.
Downtown Topeka hosted the Tower Run for participants to climb 16 flights to the top, and a Tough Tower Run with a sprint of nine parking levels combined with the 16 floor climb. The race was chipped for time for accuracy and finished at the tower restaurant in the Bank of America tower
WIBW's photographer Eric Ives received third place in his age division. The stair climb was a fundraising event for Downtown Topeka Inc to facilitate and promote downtown events for the Topeka community.