Madelia, Minn. – The Madelia Health Foundation 5K Run/1M Walk took place on Saturday, July 9th during Madelia Park Days. As in previous years, Anderson Race Management co-sponsored the event and provided the chipped race bibs, the start/finish line, snacks, and their race expertise. It was a beautiful day for the 5K, and 126 people between the ages of 5 and 75 registered to participate this year.
For the first time, Madelia Health won the Most Participants Team trophy. Downs Food Group won the Best Team Time trophy. The Best Overall Female time was 23:28, run by Bri Burkhardt of Mapleton, Minn. The Best Overall Male time was 17:37, run by Josiah Demaris of Madelia.
Age Category Winners:
Female winner: Scarlett Dryden – Madelia, MN – Time: 33:39
Male winner: Adriel Martinez – Lewisville, MN – Time: 24:29
Female winner: Bri Burkhardt – Mapleton, MN – Time: 23:28
Male winner: Josiah Demaris – Madelia, MN – Time: 17:37
Female winner: Emma Askeland – Lake Crystal, MN – Time: 28:33
Male winner: Arturo Rubaldino – Madelia, MN – Time: 23:33
Female winner: Ashley Meraz – Madelia, MN – Time: 29:15
Male winner: Freddy Martinez – Lewisville, MN – Time: 24:30
Female winner: Rebecca Fliszar – New Ulm, MN – Time: 27:13
Male winner: Jason Klein – Mapleton, MN – Time: 23:38
Female winner: Peggy Frederickson – Hanska, MN – Time: 25:44
Male winner: Michael Trushenski – Fairmont, MN – Time: 21:34
Female Winner: Sharon Dexheimer – Mankato, MN – Time: 36:43
Male winner: Dennis Katzer – Fairmont, MN – Time: 23:01
The Madelia Health Foundation 5K Run/1M Walk would not be possible without the sponsors, donors, supporters and volunteers that help to make this race happen. Event sponsors were: Christensen Communications Company, GM Contracting, Inc., LaSalle Meats and Lewis Family Drug. Please visit our Facebook page or website at https://bit.ly/ResultsMHF5K1M for more information about the event.