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Nature Center’s Wild 5K Race Results
Nature Center’s Wild 5K Race Results

Jamestown, NY – Under clear blue skies, a record number of almost 150 runners and walkers enjoyed the Audubon Nature Center trails on Saturday, July 25, for the second annual Wild 5K Run/Walk. 

Crin Fredrickson, co-chair of the event, expressed her appreciation to all who participated and the wonderful crew of volunteers for making the event such a success.

Proceeds from the race will support the Nature Center’s continuing work to protect its more than 600 acres of unique habitat that decreases flooding in the surrounding communities, purifies drinking water, and provides sanctuary to plants and animals of all shapes and sizes.

Prizes were awarded to the first three overall male and female finishers in the run category. Awards were given to the top three finishers in each age group division for both runners and walkers, a total of 10 divisions. Age groups for Runners were 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+. Age groups for Walkers were 25 and under; 26-55, and 56+.

The top female runners were: Brooke Adams, 19:00:00; Marissa Cancilla, 21:28:00; and Judy Porpiglia, 22:53:00.

The top male runners were:  Blake Ristau, 18:41:00; Andy McMaster, 19:29:00; and Jim Roberts, 19:54:00.

Event sponsors were Snapple, Jamestown/Lakewood Arby’s, Fairmount Avenue Burger King, Don’s Carwash, Don Angelo-Frito Lay, Gametime Sports Bar & Grill, Tina Lindquist and Hot Bodies Tanning, Stacey Chase and Indulge Salon, Sue Lawton, Road ID, Washington Street Save-A-Lot, Sideline Sports, Foote Avenue Tops Markets, Washington Street Tops Markets, Lakewood Wendy’s, and Zahm & Matson.

Complete results are at www.wild5k.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/2015-results

The Audubon Nature Center is at 1600 Riverside Road, one-quarter mile east of Route 62 between Jamestown, New York, and Warren, Pennsylvania.

To learn more about the Nature Center and its many programs, call (716) 569-2345 or visit www.jamestownaudubon.org.

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