Race started at 10:00 a.m.

Weather: 15 degrees Fahrenheit sunny registered runners: 12,300

Runners who officially finished 8280

Registered walkers: 1000

Additional participants:  approximately1200 unregistered runners

Spectators:  20,000-25,000  very cold day

Last person crossed the starting line: 10:06 minutes

Walkers’ Mall:  opened at 7:10 minutes, 13 seconds

The Mall emptied at 10:13 we estimate that 1000 walkers were present.

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

Wait time for first runner:  5 minutes, 04 seconds

First runner:  Ed Cheserek, 21 minutes, 16 seconds, Course Record

First female:  Cellephine Chespol 24 minutes, 33 seconds 

Last person crossed finish line:  11:22 a.m.

All gates were open

Attended blood drive: 340 people

Pints of blood collected: 336 pints = 6560 Total Pints Collected over 32 years of collecting
Fun Facts- 82nd Running - 2018
Fun Facts
4.748 Miles
November 28, 2019 ~ 10:00 a.m
The 83rd Manchester Road Race
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Elicit Brewing Company To Hold Road Race After Party


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2019 Results

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