Race Preview: Quicker Quaker 5k

January 13, 2012 |

Lafayette, CO – While a contingent of Coloradans will be pounding out 26.2M at Houston’s Olympic Marathon Trials this weekend, fast times can still be expected at tomorrow’s Quicker Quaker 5k in Lafayette.

The 16th Annual Lafayette QuakerOatmeal Festival is a popular family event focusing on healthy lifestyle. A unique festival including an oatmeal breakfast, 5K walk/run, health fair, oatmeal baking contest  Health Fair features health screenings, interactive demonstrations and so much more.

Last year’s winners:

1.  Michael Chavez, 25, 15:15
2.  Patrick Rizzo,  27, 15:21
3.    Japeth Ng-Ojoy, 23, 16:04

1.   Nan Kennard,  29, 16:38
2.   Tera Moody,  30 , 16:42
3.   Fiona Docherty,  35, 16:49

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Derek Griffiths is the publisher of Colorado Runner and the race director for all events produced by Colorado Runner Events. An avid runner since middle school, Derek has completed over 50 marathons with a PR of 2:41:09 set at the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon in 2003.