7th Annual OKAY 5K Held in Delaware Park

7th Annual OKAY 5K Held in Delaware Park

Preventionfocus, Inc. hosted their seventh annual “Okay 5K” Fun Run/Wellness Walk on Tuesday, July 18th inside Buffalo’s Delaware Park.  Nearly 100 walkers and runners participated on that beautiful summery evening to support the programs of the agency.  Participants enjoyed the USA Track & Field certified course that consisted of almost two laps around Ring Road inside the park.  After the race, all in attendance were treated to an after-race party that included delicious roast beef and turkey sandwiches thanks to Anderson’s and music provided by afternoon on-air radio personality Bentley and her crew from 103.3 The Edge  

The event was sponsored by GEICO, Anderson’s, Russell’s Tree & Shrub Farm, Bow & Stern Marine, Inc.,West Side Youth Development Coalition, Walsh Duffield Companies, John Riccardi, Attorney at Law, Suburban Orthodontics, Uebelhoer & Associates, Program Savvy Consulting, Lumsden & McCormick, LLP, WNY Chapter of Women’s Bar Association of NY, Center for Elder Law & Justice, Savarino Properties, LLC, Key Bank, Sutton Architecture, Medco Sports Medicine, Bison Scaffold &Mason Supply, The O’Brien Firm, Crystal Rock, Wegman’s, Stephen Mayo, Lisa Wiedeman,103.3FM, and WBBZ-TV.  Preventionfocus, Inc. would like to thank all of our sponsors for their donations.

Nicloe Komin of Buffalo was the top female finisher with a time of 23 minutes:  07 seconds while Robert Swick of Buffalo finished first among the males with a time of 17 minutes: 10 seconds.

The top 10 finishers by category were:

  1. Robert Swick
  2. Kaleb Kreutzer
  3. Gregory Pochron
  4. Chris Dressel
  5. Mike Hagler
  6. Stan Jennings
  7. Randy Marszalek
  8. Nicole Kumin
  9. Daniel Zilbauer
  10. Heather Burger

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Preventionfocus thanks all of the sponsors and participants as well as the City of Buffalo Parks Department, the Buffalo Police, and staff member Lanette Wherry for coordinating the event.

See you next year!!!