The fifth annual Woofin’ It 5K to raise funds for Furry Friends Refuge was held at Campbell Park on Saturday, May 9. More than 70 runners and walkers joined us on a beautiful Saturday morning.
Thank you to the sponsors of this year’s 5K:
- Three Waggin’ Tails
- Storm Shelters of Iowa
- Des Moines Jiffy Lube
- Sollah Interactive LLC
- David Cunningham
- Robert McNurlen DDS
Thanks also to Fareway for providing water and to It’s a Ruff Life Doggy Daycare, Fitness Sports, and Massage Envy Clive for donating prizes for the winners of this year’s 5K. Also, thanks to Jaycee alumnus Newton Standridge for providing the T-shirts for this year’s event.
Times from this year’s 5K are posted on OnlineRaceResults.com. Congratulations to our top finishers:
- Top male: Tyler Walker, 21:54
- Top female: Emily Hanson, 24:30
- Top youth (18 and under): Katie Simon, 34:25
- Top senior (50 and over): Robert Gagne, 32:32
Chapter President Noah Jackson was interviewed by WOI-TV Local 5 News during the event — check out the video link for more details.
Also, photos of the event are available on our Facebook page, courtesy of Jaycee alumnus John Sprole.