PHOTOS: Mercer Mile Fun Run 2012 Winners at Summer Celebration

Nick Ford and Susan Empey were first-place men and women finishers in Mercer Island's inaugural Summer Celebration 1-mile fun run on Saturday at Mercerdale Park.

Mercer Island's inaugural 1-mile fun run, inspired by the London 2012 Summer Olympics, drew a crowd of 70 racers to a 9:30 a.m. start time on July 14 at .

The race was co-sponsored by local medical clinic . Some of the highlights include the women's category second and third-place finishers, 8 and 9-year-old sisters Christina and Caroline Crow.

Here's the results for the men's and women's top-three finishers of the (times are unofficial and were kept by volunteers):


1.       Susan Empey       5:48.36

2.       Christina Crow   6:44.00

3.       Caroline Crow    8:04.88


1.       Nick Ford           4:44.47

2.       Austin Scarff      4:57.00

3.       John Yasutake   5:36.15

Kendall Watson July 16, 2012 at 10:18 PM
Thanks Minor & James Medical for the wonderful photo of the Crow sisters, (ages 8 & 9) who finished 2nd and 3rd in the race. Way to go!


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