Race comradery! We so enjoyed out new friends from Wilkesboro, NC.
Jill Moore from Tenessee nearing the finish!
Teresa Roberts enjoying the run!
Beth Sproul also received a water bottle.
Second place trophty to a strong runner, Brian Johnson.
Strong finish for Brian Johnson.
Karen Porter presenting trophy to Jimmy Dula.
Tori Lindberg calculating times as Karen Porter presents trophy to David Ritchie.
Jimmy Dula finished 3rd with a time of 2:24:21.
Charlotte McPherson, a valued photograher who was also a volunteer.
Overall male winners with trophies.
Amanada Johnson, great performance!
Brian Miller, Karen Porter, Tori Lindberg, Mike Hutchison, and Agape McPherson are some of the great volunteers who make it all happen.
Amanda Johnson closing out her run.
Overall female winners with trophies.
Second place overall female, Teresa Roberts with a time of 1:36:33.
Just before crossing the finishline!
The start of the 3rd Annual Matthews State Forest Trail Run this morning.
Beth Sproul running her was through the finish!
Kelly Padgett was third overall with a time of 2:24:17.
Ina Johnson receiving a Nathan water bottle donated by the Galax Running Club presented by Mike Hutchison
Zach Olinger of Matthews State Forest was there to support the race.
Ina Johnson approaching the finish.
Charlotte supported her husband, David as he finished his last mile; a great team!
David Ritchie was first overall finisher with a time of 1:33.40.
Our first overall female was Tina Parsons with 1:33:53.
Brian Johnson ran a couple extra miles and still finished second overall with a time of 1:58:59.
First place finisher, Tina Parsons.
Mike Hutchison directing runners across creek.