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
November 28, 2019 ~ 10:00 a.m.
The 83rd Manchester Road Race
11/28/19 Manchester Road Race Announces Race Day Changes To Elite Field
11/22/19 Ellington Man To Run In 50th Manchester Road Race
11/20/19 Elicit Brewing Company To Hold Road Race After Party
JIM BALCOME RECEIVES NATIONAL RACE DIRECT0R’S AWARD
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