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Superman (fictional character)

Monster dash at Jungle Island

Monster dash at Jungle Island

Superman chases a skeleton, who chases the Joker, though they slow down at water stops. They run for 13.1 miles, whereupon they drape their arms around each other and go drink a beer. You see more than tight running shorts at the Halloween Half-Marathon. The fourth annual event will kick off 7 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at Jungle Island in Miami. Although South Florida's running scene in general and half-marathon offerings in particular have mushroomed, there's nothing quite like the Halloween Half-Marathon, which feels like a cult race. A younger-than-usual crowd ignores chasing personal records for one day and instead spends a morning in true South Florida Halloween spirit —...