20th Annual Greek Festival Olympic Run/Walk Results

Friday, May 23, 2008, 7:00 PM
New Orleans, LA
Race Director: Chuck George, New Orleans Track Club

Questions or comments about these results? Contact results@runNOTC.org.

5K Olympic Run/Walk Award Winners

Place MaleAge TimePrize FemaleAge TimePrize
Overall Open
1 Kyle Lewis 22 15:10 Deferred Margot Hair 27 18:52 $100
2 Brendan Minihan, Jr. 32 16:19 $100 Katie Cannizzaro 24 18:59 $75
3 Brandon Wingate 33 16:21 $75 Kate Accardo 22 19:01 $50
4 Sean Allerton 23 16:24 $50
Overall Masters
1 Doug Holmes 40 17:49 $50 Kelly Nicholas 40 20:17 $50
Overall Grandmasters
1 Kenneth Schexnayder 50 18:29 $50 Fillis Friedman 55 23:01 $50
Overall Seniors
1 Juan Perez 63 19:52 $50 Gail Sheridan 60 30:41 $50
Overall Racewalkers
1 Jose Villalta 51 31:38 $50 Jeri Acosta 49 35:22 $50
2 Aaron Boudreaux 51 33:27 Pat Driscoll 54 37:53
3 Steve Attaya 59 34:31 Tina Childs 44 38:41
4 Duke Wolverton 61 34:34 Jane Phelps 61 39:14
5 Bill Elrod 72 36:30 Nan MacMaster 47 40:09

1 Mile Metro Championship Award Winners

Place MaleAge TimePrize FemaleAge TimePrize
* New course record
Overall Open
1 Andrew Huston 24 *4:30 $250 Kate Accardo 22 5:09 $250
2 Andrew Sinnott 25 4:37 $100 Megan Broussard 22 5:15 $100
3 Will Silk 32 4:39 $50 Christy Zirkle 21 5:18 $50
Overall Masters
1 Wayne Chenet 44 4:59 $50 Kelly Nicholas 40 5:53 $50
Overall Grandmasters
1 Don Paul 57 5:29 $50 Pam Williams 53 7:25 $50

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Photos by George Waguespack. The festival grounds from the starting line across Bayou St. John. Lilli Brown and Terrey Perrault both have winning finishers' smiles! A future overall winner crossing the finish line. Runners stand by for the start as the national anthem is played. Shirley and Henry Jacques from Phidippides Sports in Metairie have the finish line tape ready for the first runner. Kyle Lewis wins the Greek Festival 5K Race two years in a row! Margo Hare wins the 5K women's title. Katie Cannizzaro and Kate Accardo, 2nd and 3rd in the 5K. 20th Annual Greek Festival Olympic Run/Walk 5K 2nd and third overall Brendan Minihan Jr. and Brandon Wingate. 5K masters and grand masters winners: Kelly Nicholas, Doug Holmes, Kenny Schexnayder, and Fillis Friedman. Juan Perez, overall seniors 5K winner. Top 3 male finishers in the Metro Mile Championship: Andrew Huston, Will Silk, and Andrew Sinnott. Some of our top 5 finishers in the racewalker 5K: Bill Elrod, Steve Attaya, and Aaron Boudreaux. Race Director Chuck George with two of his fans. The new NOTC tents look great!
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Photos by George Waguespack.