The EY River Run Classic Sunday July 10, 2016.
Great day of racing. Thanks to all participants.
See you next year!
Race results are posted with finish line and race course photos on Results/Photos page.
2016 RACE REPORT:
There were a total of 315 registrants in the three race distances – 5K, 10K and half marathon. The course was a scenic route out and back starting at River Landing and extending north along the South Saskatchewan river. The 10K race was part of the Saskatchewan Athletics Road Race Series.
Michael Middlemiss of Regina, SK was the winner of the men’s 10K with a time of 35:22 and Brooke Mentanko of Yorkton, SK was the winner of the women’s 10K with a time of 39:21. James Funk of Saskatoon was the winner of the men’s half marathon in a time of 1:19:22 and Erin Gardiner of Saskatoon won the women’s event with a time of 1:31:06. In the 5K event, Nelson Peters of Spiritwood Saskatchewan was the men’s winner with a time of 18:03 and Sonia Rees of Saskatoon was the women’s winner with a time of 20:33. Race winners slideshow
Thanks to our title sponsor, EY, for its continuing generous sponsorship. Thanks to Brainsport for its continuing great support, and thanks to our other sponsors – listed on our Sponsors Page, our many volunteers, and our super race committee which consists of Neil MacKay, Heather Arnold, Nancy Milhousen, and Audrey Mowchenko. Mark your calendar for the same time for next year’s event!
2016 RACE EVENTS Staggered Start:
→Half Marathon 21.1km @ 8:00am
→10km @ 8:05am (Saskatchewan Athletics Provincial 10K Championship)
→5km Run/Walk @ 8:10am
CASH PRIZES for the 1st & 2nd male & female Half Marathon WINNERS!
SPECIAL PRIZES for 10K 1st, 2nd, 3rd place WINNERS male & female Provincial Championships.
FINISHER MEDALS for ALL RACE FINISHERS!
SORRY NO race day entries accepted**ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS*
get your SRRA (Saskatoon Road Runners) membership today
RACE LOCATION: River Landing – Saskatoon SK (Riverside –Remai Arts Centre)
RACE PACKAGE PICKUP: SATURDAY, JULY 9 ONLY 12:00pm to 4:00pm @ BRAINSPORT 616 10th Street.
RACE COURSE MAPS: See ‘Course’ section. Maps also available at race package pickup.
What does your REGISTRATION get you?
Please register early.
GUARANTEED Event Shirt Sizes for registrations received BY JUNE 8, 2016 ONLY.
So get your registration in today!
A GREAT personal running experience and…
|•Technical Running Shirt in Men and Ladies Sizing
•Official Race Bibs
•Staggered Start Times
•Excellent Post Race Refreshments
•Custom Finisher Medals for ALL race finishers!
•Chip Timing by Results Canada
•Fantastic Volunteers – Honorariums to support local charity groups keep them coming back every year
•Saskatchewan Athletics Association Sanctioned and Insured event
•On Course Bike Support as well as Sweep and Lead Vehicle Support
•On site concession available to family members, supporters and spectators
•Start/Finish Professional Race Arch
•Lots of excitement and fun atmosphere at the RIVERSIDE RIVER LANDING location!!
OUR CHARITY OF CHOICE: Meewasin Valley Authority Be generous and make a donation. We all enjoy these trails every day of the year – help support our beautiful trails and river valley.
For specific information please email the Race Director .
Your feedback is welcome to continue to make this run better.
This race event is organized by: Saskatoon Road Runners Association