CHRIS COOK MEMORIAL RUN
5 & 10K ROAD RACE
2013 Entry Form
See Change to Course Below
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.
2013 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 Power Shop, The Fremont Chamber of Commerce, Geer's Chiropractic, Crandell Funeral Homes, Shane Crowley Masonry, Dewey Builders, Power Graphics, Springstead Law Offices, Vredeveld's, Somers Painting, The White Agency, and Tru-Fit.
We had close to 230 participants.
Over all winners were
10 Mile Men - Scott Evans, 10 Mile Women - Laurel Dawsen, Masters Men - Jim Lanciaux, Masters Women - Laural Dawson
5K Men - Alex Wilson, 5K Women - Karyn Bultler, Masters Men - Rod Richards, Masters Women - Greta Johnson
** New age group records - Because of the course change all age group winners have established new records.
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.
Welcome to our new website!