Salmon Run Series

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Come run with the salmon! Weekly 5K races & kids fun runs

Race start at 6PM every Wednesday from July 7 – August 4

*Register below*

Professional runner Allie Ostrander started Salmon Run Series as her Caring for the Kenai project in 2012. Allie’s incredible determination got this great race series started, and we are proud to host the Salmon Run Series today with the same spirit that Allie brought when she started it. With over 100 runners participating regularly, the Salmon Run Series has a central spot on the local running calendar with 5Ks and Fun Runs each Wednesday. Curious about what Allie is up to today? Follow her on Instagram or Twitter!

Race Info

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The Salmon Run Series will be back at the Tsalteshi Trails in 2021! Routes are progressive from weeks 1-4, getting a bit harder each week, and week 5 will be a repeat of week 1, so you can test your fitness! Week 4 will start from the K-Beach/Wolverine Trailhead. Virtual runners can join in from any location, outside or on a treadmill, alone or with a group of friends. Train and stay active, and best of all, run for a good cause!

For virtual runners:  turn in your results by 10 AM the Thursday following the race to be included in the final race results for that week.  Run Keeper, Strava, and most running apps acceptable. Only virtual runners who complete the actual race course will be included in the overall standings, other virtual runners will be included in a separate results list.

July 7~ July 14~ July 21~ July 28 ~ August 4

For the kids Fun Run, we ask for a $5 cash donation on race day! No need to register online.

2021 Race Routes

Weeks 1 & 5

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

Online registration will be available until 3PM on race day. After that, you can register in person from 5:30-6PM.

RESULTS

Week 1

Overall First Last Bib Time
1 Matt Adams 101 17:54.3
2 Megan Youngren 167 18:43.4
3 Tyler Hippchen 144 19:38.1
4 Jack Laker 611 19:41.9
5 Mitchell Andrew 707 20:16.7
6 Will Steffe 194 21:01.1
7 Chase Laker 612 21:42.2
8 Jordan Strausbaugh 199 22:16.0
9 Emily Knight 616 24:15.2
10 Ryan Marquis 188 24:20.6
11 Emily Moss 106 24:25.5
12 Shyne Hood 113 24:36.7
13 Robert Carson 136 24:42.1
14 George Wright 139 24:53.6
15 Jeffrey Helminiak Virtual 25:41.0
16 Cooper Tallent 197 25:58.0
17 Stryker McLane Virtual 26:09.0
18 Wyatt Dement 191 26:47.0
19 Nathan Hibbard 200 27:42.8
20 Jackson Douthit 195 27:55.1
21 Melissa Wolf 618 28:47.9
22 Gus Reimer 205 29:00.0
23 Julie Laker 402 29:03.9
24 Adam Reimer 206 29:07.0
25 Jane Fuerstenau 708 29:45.2
26 Mark Laker 207 30:45.0
27 Susan Craig 202 30:56.5
28 Deandra McLane Virtual 31:07.0
29 Kate Swaby 203 31:27.2
30 Carrie Wawrzyk 192 31:41.8
31 Matt Brown 709 32:09.4
32 Annett Meyer 127 32:22.2
33 Tamara Hibberd 201 32:25.2
34 Alysa Queary 189 32:34.0
35 Stephanie Lambe 125 33:15.9
36 Leif Laker 609 36:58.0
37 Jodi Lout 190 37:46.0
38 Sailor Tallent 198 40:15.0
39 Michael Tallent 196 40:16.0
40 Maria Sweppy 620 41:28.0
41 Henry Lachowski 208 42:47.0
42 Lance Spindler 193 52:57.3
43 Missy Bever 204 53:38.0

Week 2:

Overall First Name Last Name Bib Time
1 Galen Hecht Virtual 18:46.0
2 Collin Atkinson 219 20:08.3
3 Jack Laker 611 20:29.1
4 Will Steffe 194 21:03.3
5 Benjamin McGarry 248 22:22.8
6 Chase Laker 612 22:31.3
7 Alex Young 209 22:42.8
8 Erika Arthur 214 23:07.3
9 James Butler 235 23:27.3
10 Shyne Hood 113 23:51.7
11 Aaron Bates 211 23:58.3
12 Ian McGarry 245 23:58.9
13 Chris Logan 210 23:59.6
14 Robert Carson 136 24:02.6
15 Chael Arthur 213 24:10.8
16 Rustin Hitchcock 216 24:17.5
17 Kevin Sturgill 252 24:25.7
18 Dominic Alioto 223 24:48.0
19 Ryan Marquis 188 25:03.6
20 Cooper Tallent 197 26:21.7
21 Micahel Tallent 196 26:22.4
22 Stryker McLane Virtual 26:31.0
23 Alek McGarry 250 26:34.0
24 Jeffrey Helminiak Virtual 26:56.0
25 Joe Muchmore 236 27:05.5
26 Kale Tilly 228 27:36.1
27 Sam Tilly 227 27:37.7
28 Gus Reimer 205 28:08.4
29 Adam Reimer 206 28:12.4
30 Wyatt Dement 191 28:13.5
31 Julie Laker 402 29:17.2
32 Kellie Arthur 215 29:19.8
33 Jane Fuerstenau 708 30:17.0
34 Deandra McLane Virtual 31:16.0
35 Emily Moss 106 32:13.4
36 Kim Mason 224 32:41.1
37 Melissa Wolf 618 32:41.1
38 Matt Brown 212 32:49.0
39 Kate Swaby 203 33:07.0
40 Kevin Realon 233 33:26.2
41 Megan Bryant 230 33:27.3
42 Sara Lucas 217 33:33.2
43 Stephanie Cambe 125 34:00.7
44 Nate Hibberd 200 34:44.6
45 Tamara Hibberd 201 34:44.6
46 Frank Alioto 218 38:12.4
47 Eden Alioto 225 38:12.4
48 Katie Turner 221 39:29.1
49 Jessica Perry 220 42:27.4
50 Glenda Launder 247 42:27.4
51 Kelsey Hill 232 42:47.3
52 Tessa Tilly 231 44:07.3
53 Atlas Tilly 229 44:09.3
54 Maria Sweppy 620 44:45.8
55 Leif Laker 208 45:38.5
56 Suzanne Alioto 226 47:39.8
57 Lance Spindler 193 51:18.9
58 Suzanne Reid 234 54:08.8
59 Calvin Aldridge 249 54:08.8
60 Yvonne Oren 246 54:35.7

Week 3:

Overall First Last Bib Time
1 Megan Youngren 167 18:51.4
2 Tyler Hippchen 298 18:52.4
3 Gregory Fallon 289 19:06.9
4 Jack Laker 611 19:22.5
5 Collin Atkinson 219 19:55.1
6 Galen Hecht Virtual 20:02.0
7 Benjamin McGarry 292 21:42.1
8 Alex Young 209 22:00.6
9 Ian McGarry 290 23:13.6
10 George Wright 139 23:27.1
11 Shyne Hood 113 23:56.3
12 Ryan Marquis 188 24:01.4
13 Joe Muchmore 236 24:21.0
14 Robert Carson 136 24:44.9
15 Emma Kimball 295 25:02.3
16 Wyatt Dement 191 26:12.5
17 Amy Anderson 302 26:32.7
18 Thomas Kobylarz 288 27:18.6
19 Alek McGarry 291 27:46.9
20 Kristin Davis 297 27:49.8
21 Elizabeth Chilson 299 28:33.8
22 Jordan Chilson 300 28:33.8
23 Julie Laker 402 28:37.7
24 Emily Moss 106 28:42.8
25 Kyle Latz Virtual 29:24.0
26 Jane Fuerstenau 708 29:29.8
27 Nate Hibberd 200 29:37.0
28 Stryker McLane Virtual 29:39.0
29 Sara Lucas 217 30:46.7
30 Deandra McLane Virtual 31:01.0
31 Kim Mason 293 31:22.5
32 Kate Swaby 203 32:40.1
33 Kathy Trinh 294 33:47.5
34 Tamara Hibberd 201 35:13.4
35 Karalyn Veihdeffer 301 35:47.6
36 Gus Reimer 205 38:27.4
37 Adam Reimer 206 38:35.6
38 Leif Laker 208 39:40.8
39 Glenna Launder 296 39:54.7
40 Maria Sweppy 620 43:40.0

The generous sponsorship of the Salmon Run Series by Central Peninsula Hospital makes this local running event possible. Central Peninsula Hospital supports healthy lifestyles for their staff and our community while providing the highest quality of care on the Peninsula. Thanks CPH!

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Runners who participate in all five of the Salmon Run Series will be entered to win one of two gift certificates to Wilderness Way in Soldotna!


A Kids K Race was an addition to the Salmon Run Series in 2014, and you can be sure it will happen again in 2021!

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Two time Mount Marathon champion and Olympic skier, Holly Brooks, was head of the cheering section during her guest appearance summer 2015.

 

 

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