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Father's Day 5k Race Results

Released on Sunday, June 15, 2014
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Jill Mueggenberg, 970.221.6358,
17TH Annual race draws over 500 runners for family event.

FORT COLLINS – Sun and mild temperatures marked the 17th Annual Father’s Day 5K on Sunday. The 5K drew many family-focused participants to benefit Adaptive Recreation Opportunities and reduced or no-fee youth programs. Runners and wheelchair racers were welcomed into the streets to participate in friendly competition; some competitors even brought strollers, bikes and dogs.

The race offered major prizes to winners, including cold hard cash and Altitude Running running shoes. The male winner for the NACC 1 Mile Premium was Paul Petersen and the female winner was Abby Depperschmidt.

The Father’s Day 5K offered a team registration for fathers to compete along side their son or daughter. Awards were given out to the top overall wheelchair racer, top 3 male and female overall run finishers, as well as numerous father/son and father/daughter awards. (Those results are listed below.) In addition, the Healthy Kids Fun Run took place immediately following the event. Kids of all ages (parents included) were invited to run in a non-competitive run down Remington Street and Mountain Avenue.

All results will be posted on the following website: runlimitedfc.com and fcgov.com/fathersday.

Thank you to our sponsors: Floyd’s 99 Barbershop, Runlimited Timing and Scoring, Altitude Running, TownSquare Media, University of Colorado Health, Coopersmith’s Pub and Brewing, Rodizio Grill, Fort Collins Coloradoan, Downtown Business Association and numerous other prize sponsors.


RESULTS:
The top overall Wheelchair Division:
1st: Bradley Ray: 12m 49s
2nd: Katja Stokley: 19m 35s
3rd: Martin Dawson: 20m 28s

The top 3 placers in the Men’s Overall Finish were:
1st: Paul Petersen: 15m 36s
2nd: Cody Jones: 17m 25s
3rd: Aaron Bonenberger: 17m 34s

The top 3 placers in the Women’s Overall Finish were:
1st: Abby Depperschmidt: 18m 27s
2nd: Laura Griffin: 19m 10s
3rd: Nikole Johns: 19m 49s

(Rankings for the team categories were based on place in race, not time)
The top 3 placers in the Father/Son teams were:
60 & Under (Combined Ages)
1st: Jason Jones and Cody Jones
2nd: Wayne Thompson and Timmy Thompson
3rd: Curt Worlund and Lars Worlund

61-74 (Combined Ages)
1st: Aaron Bonenberger and Michael Bonenberger
2nd: Riley Murray and John Murray
3rd: Chris Cathcart and Steve Cathcart

75 & Older (Combined Ages)
1st: Jim Hunter and Chris Hunter
2nd: Nick Winden and Mel Winden
3rd: Mitch Tancik and DL Tancik

The top 3 placers in the Father/Daughter teams were:
60 & Under (Combined Ages)
1st: Steve Schlepp and Julia Schlepp
2nd: Ryan Andersen and Katie Andersen
3rd: Jeff Visconti and Janessa Visconti

61-74 (Combined Ages)
1st: Mark Doner and Kacey Doner
2nd: Craig Nagel and Kaitlyn Nagel
3rd: Bill House and Natalie House

75 & Older (Combined Ages)
1st: Angelo Aragon and Monica Aragon
2nd: Dan Tancik and Taylor Tancik
3rd: Gene Cramer and Becky Cramer


NOTE: The City of Fort Collins will make reasonable accommodations for access to City services, programs, and activities and will make special communication arrangements for persons with disabilities. For activities that require registration, it is recommended that requests be made one week in advance by calling 224-6027 or TDD/TTY 224-6002.