About 450 merry runners did the Portland Brewers’ Holiday Dash 5K on Dec. 11, a brisk run followed by beer and brunch at RiRa’s. Four local breweries–Shipyard, Maine Beer Company, Allagash, and Rising Tide–donated brews for the post-race party. The Holiday Dash is a fundraiser for Portland Trails.
Becky Marshall of Biddeford Pool, Mary Gilpatrick of Biddeford, and Bethany Gilpatrick of Saco.
Mark Simoneau of Biddeford and Tim Durgan of Saco.
Randy Kring, Lauren and Bryan Lamoreau, Pat Connolly, Meg Curran and Adam Normandin.
Karen Richard with Kelly, Jack and Jared Elston, all of Windham.
The first two across the finish line: Robert Gomez of Windham and Chris Harmon of Portland.
After the race, hundreds of runners converged on RiRa's for beer and brunch.
Chris and Laurel Baerman.
Jacki Farrell of South Portland and Reid Griffin of Westbrook.
Chasity Smith of Ellsworth and Chris Cotreau of Gorham.
Nicole Shaffer, Giselle Couturier and Heather Tiffany from the Baker Newman Noyes Wellness Group.
Maine Law students Ashley Slaton, Tara Ouellette, Lauren Lesueur and Jessica Silvestrone.
Annabelle Wilson of Westbrook, Jenna Cross of Bangor and Ally James of York.
Kelley Dow of Waterville and Sarah Cunio of Topsham.
Brothers Will Guerin (holding a gold pinecone) and Nat Guerin of Portland.
Drew Nussbaun and Shelby Kaplan of South Portland.
Meg Curran and Adam Normandin.