AHMAUD ARBERY 2.23 MILES: RUNNERS DEDICATE THE RUN TO THE SHOOTING VICTIM
The Runners across the world observed May 8, the birth anniversary of Ahmaud Arbery, as #IRunWithMaud Movement Day. Ahmaud Arbery was allegedly shot while jogging in Brunswick, Georgia’s neighborhood by former police officer Gregory McMichael. He was suspected in a recent area-break ins.
The citizens across Georgia instead of celebrating May 8, ran a movement, i.e Ahmaud Arbery 2.23 Miles in memory of the day he was shot, February 23.
Ahmaud Albery was a brilliant runner with a great endurance and strength. His coach of Brunswick High School told reporters that he never got tired and was the gold medalist in every marathon held in the city. He also mentioned that it was great to see the support of every community across the world and the #IRunWithMaud, a 2.23 Mile run for Ahmaud Arbery is a great tribute to him.
Tributes poured in across the world for the victim. Popular celebrity from Colorado, Alex Ross dedicated his friday to the #IRunWithMaud movement. Danielle O’Neil from Florida, USA, therunnersinstict, a popular page on Instagram also posted several runners dedicating a Ahmaud Arbery 2.23 Mile Run.
Meanwhile, the accused for the shooting of Ahmaud Arbery, Gregory and Travis McMichael were arrested on Thursday and faced murder and aggravated assault charges.
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