2017 Mendota 5K River Run
Givens, Bradley Top 2017 5K Field
The fittingly-named Chase Givens, 24, ran away with the overall 2017 Mendota 5K title on March 11 with a quick 18:06 effort. Sarah Bradley was the overall female winner in 23:10. See the results archive below for additional results.
The 2016 Run was won in 17:01 by Jacob Cutshall in a field of 78 runners, up from 72 in 2015.
Pre-registration runs through March 1, 2017. Fees: $20 for 5K; $10 for Fun Walk
Registration after March 1: $25 for 5K; $10 for Fun Walk
[State of Franklin Track Club members receive $1 registration discount, no late fee. This race qualifies as an SFTC King and Queen Event.]
Download our entry form. [PDF]
Prizes and Sponsors
There will be a full slate of prizes. Announced to date:
- Lap quilt—10 Stitches
- Three paperback copies of The Legend of the Dagger Prince—T. A. Gallant/Timotheos Press
- Two 2017 silver dollars—MCA board
- Box of 100 12-gauge shotgun shells—Wayne Hays
- Running accessories—Hibbett Sports
- Drink bottles—The Holston Medical Group
Route and Directions
The race begins at the Mendota Community Center, drives southwest for one quarter mile, turns left onto Civil Drive for one quarter mile, then right across the bridge down Federal Road for about a mile to the turnaround, retracing the same course to the finish.
Overall 2017 winner: Chase Givens (18:06)
Overall 2016 winner: Jacob Cutshall (17:01)
Overall 2015 winner: Tom McCormack (17:36)