CHRIS COOK MEMORIAL RUN
10 MILE & 5K ROAD RACE
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The race started in 1973 as the "Old Fashioned Days 8 Miler". The race was around Fremont Lake and was staged from the Middle School. The race changed to a 5 and 10k in the early '80s and moved to the High School for staging. Chris Cook was a well liked member of the cross country team. He graduated in 1983 and was scheduled to start school at Grand Valley College that fall. Chris went on a group outing with the University of Michigan to Colorado that summer. While in the moutains Chris had a fall and sustained a severe head injury which caused his death. The race was named in memorial of Chris in 1984. The race changed to a 5 and 10k by 1986 and moved to the High School for staging. In 2013 the Race changed to a 5k and 10 mile run again around Fremont Lake and has moved to be staged at the new High School.
2014 Race Recap
We would like to thank the following sponsors for helping to make this years race a huge success. - Nestle Nutrition, Gerber Products, Shop-N-Save, McDonalds, H & S Companies, The Fremont Chamber of Commerce, Geer's Chiropractic, Crandell Funeral Homes, Shane Crowley Masonry, Dewey Builders, Power Graphics, Vredeveld's, Somers Painting, The White Agency, and Tru-Fit.
We had close to 250 participants.
Over all winners were
10 Mile Men - James Lanciaux, 10 Mile Women - Melissa Bergeron, Masters Men - Jim Lanciaux, Masters Women - Melissa Bergeron
5K Men - Jeff Cherry, 5K Women - Sierra Albus, Masters Men - Ty Miller, Masters Women - Heidi Systema
If you earned an award and did not stay for awards you can pick it up at Tru-Fit shoe store across from the High School in Fremont.
2014 Results - Age Group Results
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