11/14/11 Talented elite fields grow at 82nd annual Manchester Road Race

11/11/18 Olympic medalist Paul Chelimo will return to the Manchester Road Race

11/2/18 Record-setter Diriba will defend title at Manchester Road Race

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The annual gathering of the Charlie Robbins Club will be held on Wed, Nov. 28 at noon at the Arbors Retirement Community.  All those who are members or new to the 75+ age group are invited to attend this luncheon and should RSVP by Contacting Us.
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Friday, Nov. 23
8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
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Charlie Robbins Club
(75+ Year Old Runners)
Race started at 10:00 a.m

Weather: 40 degrees Fahrenheit, sunny, registered runners: 12,575

Runners who officially finished: 11,281

Registered walkers: 1,200

Additional participants:  approximately 3,500 unregistered runners

Spectators: 35,000-40,000

Last person crossed the starting line: 10:23 minutes

Walkers’ Mall: opened at 10 minutes, 18 seconds

The Mall emptied at 12:23. We estimate that 1,400 walkers were present.

Set up chute system: 16 minutes, 12 seconds (6 minutes, 08 seconds)

Wait time for first runner: 6 minutes, 20 seconds

First runner: Paul Chelimo, 21 minutes, 32 seconds

First female: Buze Diriba, 23 minutes, 57 seconds (Course Record)

Last person crossed finish line: 11:59 a.m.

All gates were open

Attended blood drive: 248 people

Pints of blood collected: 237 pints -- 6,224 Total Pints Collected over 31 years of collecting

Fun Facts- 82nd Running - 2017
Fun Facts
4.748 Miles
November 22, 2018 ~ 10:00 a.m
The 82nd Manchester Road Race