Thank you for a fantastic Disaster 5k Run/Walk! Almost 150 participants enjoyed a picture perfect day for a run or a walk. In addition to a beautiful day, we were pleased to honor our heroes that responded to the Boston Marathon disaster six months ago. Those honored included
From the Upper Cape Special Response Team: Captain Chris Eordekian, Lt. Brendan Murphy, Lt. Chip Lindberg, Lt. Jim Anglin, Lt. Mike Rogers, Deputy Jason Arthurs, Officer James Rogers, Officer Chris Bartolomei, Deputy Patrick Martin, Deputy Mike Huse, Officer Mike Assad.
From the American Red Cross: Mary Jane Gardner, Kevin Sullivan, Cathy Hatch, Marilyn Buchieri, Carol Neuger, Paul Neuger, Malee "Noi" Prete, Paula Farrales, Deborah Medders, Phyllis Vincent, Frank O'Laughlin, Dan Howard, Mike Miller, Deborah Genatassio, Adimir Souza, Anne Katz- Jacobson, Rachel Potts.
From the Boston Athletic Association: Melissa Clayton
From the Cape Cod SWAT Team: Sgt. Mike Riley, Sgt. Mike Damery, Sgt. Ken Gelnett, Officer Jon Pass, Officer David Freiner, Officer Richard Aprea, Officer Richard Aprea, Officer Michael Wells, Officer Mark McWilliams, Officer Steve Barrette, Officer Peter Myrbeck.
Winners of the Superhero Costume Contest were: Yarnall Family Heroes (team) and Mischa Borowick (individual)
Our race winners were:
Master of Disaster first place male: Jason McWhirter of Centerville
Mistress of Disaster first place female: Jitka Borowick of Hyannis
Age group category winners:
Male 1-19: Ryan Murphy
Female 1-19: (9 years old!) Bianca Greco
Male20-39: Justin Neviackas
Female 20-39: Magda Moran
Male 40-49: Sean Plummer
Female 40-49: Kathryn Greco
Male 50-69: Joel Tallman
Female 50-69: Debbie Schmidt
Male 70+: Bob Hartman
Female 70+: Carol Neuger
And we raised over $10,000 for local disaster response! Thank you to our sponsors and everyone who helped make this a great event!
Hanlon’s Shoes, Main Street, Hyannis
Bayside Runner, Yarmouth Shopping Center, South Yarmouth, 38 Long Pond Road Plymouth
Mahoney’s Garden Centers, Falmouth, Osterville, Allston-Brighton, Concord, Tewksbury, Wayland, Winchester
Seafood Sam’s, South Yarmouth, Falmouth, Sandwich