Twins Days 5K Run & Fun Walk

Proceeds to Benefit:
Melanoma Education Initiative
Apex Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center

The Twins Days 5K run/walk will take place on Sunday morning at Dodge Intermediate School, which is across the street from the festival site. This event intends to promote and enjoy fitness while raising money for a worthy cause. The Melanoma Education Initiative will be our selected charity this year.

There will also be a kids’ “fun run” of just under ¼ mile on the track.

Prizes will be awarded for the top three finishers overall as well as the top three finishers in each age group.

subway_challengeThe race is part of the Subway Challenge Series, a series of races in the Northeast Ohio area. The course has been measured and certified by USA Track and Field.

Race day registration begins at 7:15 AM at the pavilion near the entrance to the Center Valley Park trail which is located on the eastern edge of the Dodge Intermediate School parking lot. The entry fee is $40 for a set of twins or $25 per individual (discount for advance registration). T-Shirts will be provided for the first 500 entrants. The race begins at 8:30 AM. Walkers and strollers are welcome, too.


When:
Sunday, August 6th, 2017 at 8:30 AM
(Children’s Fun Run approx. 9:30AM)
Register/Check In:
7:15-8:15 AM
Start/Finish:
Dodge Intermediate School, 10225 Ravenna Road, Twinsburg
(across the street from the Twins Days Festival Site)
Entry Fee:
Pre-registered: $20.00 individual / $30 twin team
Day of Race: $30.00 individual / $40 twin team
(additional donations will be directed to the benefit)
Post-Race Prizes:
ChronoTrack_colorThe top three men & women overall, and the top three in each age group will receive an award.
Results calculated by ChronoTrack Systems (Certification #3 OH05022PR)
Age groups are:

  • 14 & under
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65 & Over.

Register online:
http://www.melanomaeducationinitiative.org/twins-days-5k/

(2017 registration information is pending)

For More Information, contact:
Elizabeth Mancini
Melanoma Education Initiative
P.O. Box 1411
Hudson, Ohio 44236-1411
330-322-7533
info@melanomaed.org
www.melanomaed.org

This event is inspired by the memory of George A. Wilkins, a melanoma warrior, lover of running and a grandfather of twins.

5k Finish


2016 5K Results

Male/Female Top Finishers

PlaceBib NameGenderCityClock TimePaceAgeDiv
1223Ryan AdkinsMTwinsburg, OH16:38.35:2215M1519
289Tyler MathesMSouth Point, OH18:08.45:5119M1519
388Tanner MathesMSouth Point, OH18:33.65:5919M1519
2358Gabriella HamblinFSaint Petersburg, FL22:58.67:2418F1519
24198Katie VasillauskasFTwinsburg, OH23:02.37:2514F0114
25129Sarah RobertsFLoretto, PA23:04.57:2621F2024

 

Team AWARDS LIST

FEMALE TWINS FINISHERS

  1. Star Trekkin’ (Karen Grauel, Cindy Grauel): 24:20   24:21 =   48:41
  1. The Roberts Twins (Sarah Roberts, Emily Roberts): 23:05   25:41 =   48:46
  1. Double Your Pleasure  (Jaclyn Teter, Natalie Stephens): 24:52   24:53 =   49:45

MALE TWINS FINISHERS

  1. T and T (Tyler Mathes, Tanner Mathes): 18:09   18:34 =   36:43
  1. Flege Twins (Caleb Flege, Corbin Flege): 18:50   19:15 =   38:05
  1. Troyer Twins ( Jeremy Troyer, Johnathan Troyer): 21:17   21:17 =   42:34

MIXED TWINS FINISHERS

  1. Ohio State Buckeyes (John Kosnik, Rachel Kosnik): 28:32   28:34 =   57:06
  1. Barrington (Nathan Barrington, Carolyn Barrington): 20:22   37:44 =   58:06
  1. Tracy Twins 3 (Claire Bee, Evan Bee): 37:40   38:25 = 1:16:05