Women race in style at Stiletto Sprint

  • Kathy Levine of Pembroke Pines is fitted with a pink wig prior to the Stiletto Sprint, Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. Levine finished second in the event. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • A runner's heel is measured prior to the Stiletto Sprint at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. Participants' shoes' heels had to be at least two inches high. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Kathy Levine of Pembroke Pines changes out of her running shoes and into her high heels before the Stiletto Sprint, Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • From left, Lindsay Dufrense, Christie Galeano and Melissa Greenberg pose for a friend's camera before the Stiletto Sprint at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Runners in the Stiletto Sprint pose at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. The race was held to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Contestants run in high heel shoes as the Stiletto Sprint begins, Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. The race was held to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Participants in the Stiletto Sprint run through the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach Sunday. The race was held to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure campaign against breast cancer. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Nikki Balzano of Jupiter lies down after the Stiletto Sprint at the Village at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach. The race was held to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure campaign against breast cancer. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Rea Marquis of Miami shows off her medal after winning the Stiletto Sprint in Hallandale Beach. Marquis, who completed the race in a dress, won an iPod. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL

  • Runners in the Stiletto Sprint were given a pink carnation. The race was held to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure to support breast cancer research. JOE CAVARETTA / SUN SENTINEL