Results & Commentary

A few highlights from the St. Luke’s Half Marathon & 5k on April 24, 2016

The St. Luke’s Half Marathon had 2,089 finishers and the 5k had 443 finishers. The St. Luke’s Youth Run had 500 young runners participate.

Pennsylvania’s Carly Shea repeated her win at the half marathon in a time of 1:20:41. Kevin Borelli won the men’s race with a time of 1:10:29.

Kristin Rutkowski won the 5K event in 20:21. Ryan Ritter won the men’s race with 17:04.

The 2016 St. Luke’s Half Marathon & 5k had 3,556 entrants and 2,532 finishers.  There were 1,558 male entrants 1,998 female entrants.

The following states were represented in this year’s race: Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Virginia, Massachusetts, Vermont, Washington D.C., Connecticut, Delaware, North Carolina, Florida, Texas, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Michigan, Colorado, Arizona, Alabama, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Montana and New Hampshire.

Sponsored by St. Luke’s University Health Network, $3,900 in prize money was awarded by the St. Luke’s Half Marathon to the top finishers.

100 fundraising spots were opened up in March to raise money for the Mobile Health Unit Centers program, a division of St. Luke’s Community Health. The mobile units provide free medical and dental care to local middle-school and high-school students who might otherwise not receive treatment. Through those 100 charity spots, $7,800 was raised and donated to the St. Luke’s MYHC.

COURSE RECORDS

Men’s Record
John Kagwe (1995), 1:05:49

Women’s Record

Anne Marie Lauck (1998), 1:15:49

PAST FINISHERS – By the Numbers

Year Half Marathon 5k
2016 2089 443
2015 2448 588
2014 2820 577
2013 3341 565
2012 3222 540
2011 3204 635
2010 3024 452
2009 3093 472
2008 2978 538
2007 2986 418
2006 2639 442
2005 2363 374
2004 2098 291
2003 1846 261
2002 1785 257
2001 1370