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First Night Off on the Right Foot: Race results, photos included

First Night Off on the Right Foot: Race results, photos included
The start of the First Night 5K
Dale Willman

December 31 2012

For the 15th time, First Night kicked off this year with a 5K race leaving from the campus of Skidmore College. 1,500 runners were registered for the event.

Runners gathered early to prepare, and to enjoy meeting old and new friends. After the race orgqanizers had food and music for the runners.

Jay Navin, a Junior at Saratoga Springs High School, finished first in the men's category with a time of 15:47

Keelin Hollowood, a 17 year old student at Saratoga High School, finished first in the women's category, completing the 5K in 18:22

Ninjas dressed for the race, and the night.

Top 25 Finishers

1. Jay Navin, Saratoga Springs; 15:47

2. Greg Kiley, Saratoga Springs; 15:52

3. J. Gavin Gaynor, Saratoga Springs; 15:54

4. Aidan Tooker, Greenfield Center; 15:56

5. Evan Quinones, Saratoga Springs; 16:10

6. Travis Briggs, Saratoga Springs; 16:20

7. Shaun Donegan, Saratoga Springs; 16:55

8. Brent Freestone, Ballston Spa; 17:06

9. John Farley, Porter Corners; 17:12

10. Jonah Williams, Saratoga Springs; 17:17

11. Mitchell Todorov, Clifton Park; 17:19

12. Ethan North, Greenfield Center; 17:24

13. Kevin Emblidge, Lake George; 17:33

14. Paul Crowe, Boalsburg; 17:40

15. John Crowe, Boalsburg ;17:48

16. Brandon Holcomb, Guilderland; 17:52

17. Ryan Ash, Glens Falls; 17:55

18. Kyle Wegner, Wilton; 17:57

19. Chris Repka, Ballston Spa; 18:00

20. Alex Howk, Wilton; 18:19

21. Kenneth Hammond, New York; 18:20

22. Keelin Hollowood, Saratoga Springs; 18:22

23. Maggi Szpak, Greenfield Center; 18:26

24. Sarah Morin, Greenfield; 18:29

25. William Venner, Granville; 18:29

For complete results, go to Albany Runners Exchange



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