Ambitious community members gathered at the south entrance of Castleview Hospital of Saturday morning to race for a great cause. The annual Castleview Hospital Weight Loss Center 5K will benefit local Frank Ori this year, who suffered a stroke at the end of 2017 and is working hard to recover.
Jeff Bassett took home the top honors, finishing first in the race with a time of 20:43.27. Rodney Ewell was close behind, crossing the line in 20:43.68 minutes. Lawrence Banks rounded out the top three with a time of 20:49.
Runners were provided t-shirts that commemorated the event. Bananas, water and other nutritious refreshments were available to fuel up before the race began. A full list of results can be viewed below.