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SMH Run for Wellness 5K – Race Results


On Sunday, June 1, 2014 the third annual SMH Run for Wellness 5k yielded over 300 walkers and runners register for the race.  Participants from the Oxford Hills Community and as far as Virginia came out and ran for the health of it!

The day’s events kicked off with a Kids Fun Run which had a total of fourteen participants.  Every child that crossed the finish line received a medal for their participation.  The top three finishers were: Robert Bernasky of Oxford (first place), Ian Brown of West Paris (second place), and Lincoln Merrill of West Paris (third place).  Congratulations to all the participants in the Kids Fun Run!   Nate McNutt of West Paris was the top finisher with a race time of 18:29.  Kelly Brown of Lewiston was the first female to cross the finish line with a time of 20:11.  Both Nate and Kelly received a $50 gift certificate to New Balance.

Sharon Buffington, SMH Employee Health Program Director and Director of the SMH Run for Wellness 5K committee shares, “On behalf of the SMH “Run for Wellness” 5K Committee, we want to thank our employees, their families and our community for making our third annual 5K another successful event!  We look forward to making next year’s event even bigger and better!”  

A special thank you to the Town of Norway, the Norway Police Department and all our volunteers for the support they provided and to all the participants who made this event a success!  For a complete listing of race results and photographs of the day like us at

2014 SMH Run for Wellness 5K Race Results

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