Thousands of runners and walkers crossed the finish line at Sunday’s 45th annual Mercer Island Half Marathon, which also features 10K and 5K road races, helping raise funds and awareness for colon cancer and other causes supported by the local Rotary Club.
Seattle’s Uli Steidl won the half marathon with a time of 1:10.29, and Pittsburgh’s Jennifer Bingham was the top female finisher at 1:21.18.
Kevin Hansen of Lake Forest Park won the 10K run (34:23), while Seattle’s Bethany Freeburg was the top female finisher (42:49).
Bothell’s Austin Brown won the 5K run (18:36), and Nancy Hobbs, from Colorado Springs, was the top female finisher with a time of 22:03.
Click here for more race results, including the overall top 20 finishers in each distance and a report of all Mercer Island resident half marathon finishers.
There were 3,602 registrants. To see full results, visit the Mercer Island Half Marathon website.