Posted on 11 June 2012.
James Haycraft finished more than a minute ahead of his closest rival to win the 2012 Tri Latta Triathlon at Latta Plantation Park in Huntersville Saturday. Jennifer Leiser of Charlotte edged 15-year-old Malia Ellington of Cornelius in the women’s race. Meanwhile, Summit Coffee in downtown Davidson on Friday night hosts the Summit Solstice Race + Festival, a 4-mile race followed by a post-race party featuring the local band Cast Iron Filter. And there’s a Charity Chase mud run for Support Our Troops Saturday at Abersham Park in Davidson. Read the full story
Posted in running, triathlons
Posted on 19 May 2012.
Winner Jason Huber nears the finish. (Bill Giduz/DavidsonNews.net)
Fifteen-year-old Jason Huber of Huntersville won the Davidson-Cornelius Child Development Center 5K run in downtown Davidson. He clocked 18:10, four seconds ahead of Robert Mayo, 23, of Charlotte. In third place overall was Malia Ellington of Cornelius, the top woman finisher, in 18:45.
A total of 124 people finished the race, which was part of this year’s Presbyterian Sports Medicine Running for Our Communities Series.
The race was a fund raiser for the nonprofit Davidson Cornelius Child Development Center, on Gamble Street in Davidson. Read the full story
Posted in fund-raisers, running