2018 Champions Crowned!

Ryan Smith (Farmington, ME) and Erica Jesseman (Scarborough, ME) ran home with the championship crowns at this year’s Greater L-A Triple Crown 5K Series.

Smith’s cumulative time of 45:32.7 edged last year’s champion Moninda Marube (47:08). Smith was able to separate himself from Marube with an outstanding time of 15:00 at the L/A Bridge Run in August.  Triple Crown Committee member Alan Groudle also ran an excellent series, finishing fifth at 52:21.1.

Jesseman’s total time of 53:56.1 was three minutes better than second place finisher Heather Gallant (56:45.8). Stephanie Beattie, finished third in this year’s series.

Another course record fell as Ryan Smith finished in 15:00, bettering the previous top Bridge Run time by four seconds.  Smith held off Jesse Orach (15:33) and Marube (15:48).

On the women’s side, Erica Jesseman, 2016 Triple Crown champ, finished first place with a time of 17:56.

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