Runners from 48 states and 7 different countries participated in the 2017 Maine Marathon, 1/2 marathon, & relay this year. First-timers and elite runners alike enjoyed the course that went around Back Cove and stretched along the coast to Falmouth (half) and Yarmouth (marathon). Congrats to all!
Runners near the finish line.
Dave Howard, Marty Clark, and Mark Foley.
Hanni, Stefan, and Bill Sandreuter, with Moxie.
Fans & supporters.
Crossing the finish line.
Tarlochan Singh, Jasbir & Gurpreet Kaur, with Harinderpal Singh.
Volunteers Mark Dumais, Sean Fitzgerald, and Laura Tyrrell.
Announcing names & times as runners cross the finish line.
Cheering on the runners.
Elizabeth Gouverneur with Richard Cohen who has now completed 15 half marathons, with their son, Sam Cohen.
UNE students and Maine Med residents offer free care to runners post race.
Volunteers from the Maine Girls Academy, Marie-Monique and Maureen-Jeanne Kabongo, with Catherine Cornell.
Maine Med residents Shaila Delea and Mike Wilmot, with UNE student Justin Doroshenko.
Tony Frazier, Jean Gullatt, Erik Frazier, Jeremiah Mugisha, and Jessy Litula.
Ron Currie & Lisa Prosienski, with Lyle.
Fellow runners Larry Kaplan (17 completed marathons) and Sarah Bussolari.
Linda Hackett & Frank Kelly of St. John New Brunswick. Kelly placed first in his age group, at 78 years old.
Waiting at the finish line.
Andrew & Betsy Cook, Jesse Johnson, and Chris Cook.
Winning Relay team: Jason Raper, Kyle Simmons, Kevin Mitchell, and Brian Erickson.
Lisle Blind with Chantelle Bigonski.
Water & snacks aplenty at the finish line.
Anevay, Kim Egan, and Noelle.
Cedar Elford-White, Pancho, and Mac Walton.
Lillian & Charly Haversat wait at the finish line.
Boy Scout Troop 805 volunteers Landon, Paul & Melissa Preston, and Tyler.
Anita Hampton, who has completed 18 marathons, and Pam Wright.
David Dralle, Nathan Karst, and David Olmsted.
Nat LeBlanc, Dan & Tim Hanley, Kellen MacDonald, with Julie, Greg, and Tina McCullough.