Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Zoo Run to Top Locals
On another busy racing weekend, the United Run for the Zoo 5K and 10K in Lincoln Park drew a large turnout as always. Winning Sunday's 5K was Lars Juhl, 34, of Chicago, in 15:38. He won comfortably. On the women's side, Jessica Langford, 39, of Rockford, eeked out a win with an 18:03, beating runner-up Marlene Key, 26, of Evanston, who posted an 18:09. The 10K was taken easily by Jeff Jonaitis, 29, of Tinley Park, who ran alone to a 32:39 (5:16 per mile). Kevin Deegan, 24, also of Tinley Park, was a distant second in a strong 35:37.Sarah Grzybelt, 30, of Chicago, was the women's winner in 39:29.The 5K had 1,000 finishers and the 10K had 1,699.