Speedway In Lights 5K Results

Blowing Rock, N.C. resident Mary Ballinger set a new SUBWAY® Speedway In Lights course record on Sunday, posting the fastest female completion time since 2012. Crossing the finish line in just 18:04, Ballinger averaged a 5:49 mile and finished second overall.

Finishing first overall, the leading male runner Heath Harmon clocked in with a time of 17:44 with a 5:42 average pace.

More than 2,000 runners and walkers participated in the Nov. 9 event which benefits the Bristol Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities (SCC), a non-profit organization that raises money in support of children's agencies across Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

In 2013, SCC distributed $742,000 to 87 regional children's organizations and has donated more than $8 million since its inception in 1997.

Winners for each division were as follows:

Male Overall

 

Heath Harmon

17:44

Female Overall

 

Mary Ballinger

18:04

Male Masters

 

Ronnie Archuleta

19:01

Female Masters

 

Sheri Nemeth

23:05

Male Grandmasters

 

David Cannon

20:32

Female Grandmasters

 

Marie Appleby

27:38

Male 55-59

 

Curtis Robinson

21:49

Female 55-59

 

Donna Hudgens

31:03

Male 50-54

 

David Hudgens

23:20

Female 50-54

 

Lisa Meade

29:45

Male 45-49

 

Mike Harding

21:25

Female 45-49

 

Rhonda Denham

25:21

Male 40-44

 

Wade McKeehan

20:05

Female 40-44

 

Ashley Gearheart

26:11

Male 35-39

 

Will Earhart

20:34

Female 35-39

 

Jennifer Cooper

25:54

Male 30-34

 

Keith Parker

20:11

Female 30-34

 

Megahn Boswell

24:31

Male 25-29

 

Kevin Jarvis

19:21

Female 25-29

 

Tiffany Winchell

24:23

Male 20-24

 

Garrett Roberts

18:09

Female 20-24

 

Krista Reynolds

23:32

Male 15-19

 

Alex Crigger

18:07

Female 15-19

 

Maci Shell

21:02

Male 10-14

 

Charles Mays

20:31

Female 10-14

 

Ellie Hall

21:02

Male 9 and under

 

Ian Hall

22:53

Female 9 and under

 

Sydney Cloud

28:22

For more information on Speedway Children's Charities, please visit Bristol.SpeedwayCharities.org.