CHRIS COOK MEMORIAL RUN
5 & 10K ROAD RACE
2012 Entry Form
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Directions to Fremont High School
The race started in 1973 as the "Old Fashioned Days 8 Miler". The race was around Fremont Lake and was staged from the Middle School. The race changed to a 5 and 10k in the early '80s and moved to the High School for staging. Chris Cook was a well liked member of the cross country team. He graduated in 1983 and was scheduled to start school at Grand Valley College that fall. Chris went on a group outing with the University of Michigan to Colorado that summer. While in the moutains Chris had a fall and sustained a severe head injury which caused his death. The race was named in memorial of Chris in 1984. The race changed to a 5 and 10k by 1986 and moved to the High School for staging.
2012 Race Recap
We would like to thank the following sponsors for helping to make this years race a huge success. - Nestle Nutrition, Gerber Products, Shop-N-Save, McDonalds, H & S Companies, The Power Shop, Kauffman Construction, Geer's Chiropractic, Crandell Funeral Homes, Shane Crowley Masonry, Dewey Builders, Power Graphics, Springstead Law Offices, Vredeveld's, Somers Painting, The White Agency, and Tru-Fit.
We had close to 300 participants.
Over all winners were
10K Men - Brendan Molony, 10k Women - Courtney Jones, Masters Men - Chris Cook, Masters Women - Laural Dawson
5K Men - Alex Wilson, 5K Women - Jeanne Wilson, Masters Men - Jim Lanciaux, Masters Women - Jill Evers-Bowers
** New age group records - 5k - Girls 10 and Under Calla Miller, Boys - 10 and Under Nathan Walker.
If you earned an award and did not stay for awards you can pick it up at Tru-Fit shoe store across from the High School in Fremont.
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