Run Waterloo is excited to announce that we are expecting a very fast season opening race this weekend at the 2017 Re-Fridgee-Eighter, including the return of 2014 8-mile winner and Olympian Krista DuChene. Here is a rundown of our elite entries:
|Krista DuChene||2016 Olympian, 2nd fastest Canadian marathoner, Re-Fridgee-Eighter 8 mile record-holder (2014)|
|Trevor Hofbauer||3rd place 2016 Canadian Cross-Country Championships, represented Canada at the 2016 World’s Best 10K in Puerto Rico|
|Josh Bolton||3rd place 2016 Canada Running Series, Re-Fridgee-Eigher 8 mile record-holder (2016), 10km PB of 30:52|
|Robert Brouillette||2015 and 2016 ENDURrun champion, 2nd place in 2016 Re-Fridgee-Eighter 8 mile, 10km PB of 31:33|
|Jim Seeds||Elite masters runner, 3rd place in 2016 Re-Fridgee-Eighter 8 mile, 16:20 at 2016 Fall Classic 5km|
|Tanis Bolton||Winner of 2016 Re-Fridgee-Eighter 8 mile, 3:03 marathon debut in 2016|
|Mitch Free||Winner of 2014 Oktoberfest 10km, 10km PB of 33:37|
|Tyler Chacra||10km PB of 33:13|
Both Krista and Josh are current 8 mile record holders, and Jim’s 2016 time was 18 seconds off the all-time masters record.
We are super excited to have these talented runners in the field and chasing records on Sunday!