THANK YOU and CONGRATULATIONS to all walkers and runners who participated in, contributed to, or volunteered at the 2010 running of Fountain Hill’s annual George Yasso Memorial 5K Run and Walk.
Thank you to charitable donor Anne Marie Crown as well as MCS Industries for their prize donations as well as cash donations. A big thank you to John Crampsie for his continued outstanding level of financial support for our race.
CONGRATULATIONS to our outstanding scholar-athlete award winners! Jim Skelly/George Yasso Fountain Hill Scholarship recipient: Marisa Repasch, $1,000
Hurricane Club Male recipients: Joey Lasko and John Cann, $500 each, and Hurricane Club Female recipient:
Erica Shumock, $1,000. Additionally, a donation of $500 wil be going to the Hurricane Basketball Club.
Thank you to the Borough of Fountain Hill, the Police Department, Public Works Department, the Volunteer Fire Department and St. Luke’s Rescue and Transport Service. as well as the Founta Hill Democratic Club and the Liberty Girls and Boys basketball teams for volunteering and all others who gave of their time, talent and energy to make our event a continuing success. And thank you to the runners, and walkers who make this event what it is, a fun and healthy rite of summer in the borough of Fountain Hill.
Thanks to those who contributed running shoes for Haiti. Check our Facebook page for additional drop-off locations. Our Facebook GEORGE YASSO Memorial 5K Run & Walk 2010 event page at: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=128629320503898&ref=search
STATS: We had a total of 155 registered runners with 133 starters. Forty percent of the entrants were female. Like last year, we had a large number of walkers (yeah for walkers!) as well as youth; 30 of our runners nd walkers were age 18 or younger. We are proud of our 5K kids!
Congratulations to our three random pre-registered women who each won a gift certificate from Running Skirts (www.runningskirts.com): Andrea Keenan, Jenny Kuntz, and Taylor Valentin. Rock those skirts!
PHOTOS! You can order race photos from Alice Lipe at: www.photosbyajlipe.com
If you have questions or notice errors in the race results, please contact me.
The 2011 race date will be announced next spring. Stay tuned!
2010 Race Results: