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Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival

Date: 
01/29/2009 - 12:33

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January-March 2009 From Staff Reports Springfield—The Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival wrapped up a week’s worth of activities with the Bass Pro Shops Conservation Marathon and Maynard Cohick Half Marathon.

Jason Kendagor of Coon Rapids, MN finished as the overall winner with a time of 2:27:31, followed by Gladstone’s Zachary Breitenstein, who finished in 2:40:00. The top women’s finisher was Amy Pinegar of Springfield with a time of 3:07:49. Connilee Walter of Colorado Springs placed 2nd at 3:14:35.

The half marathon overall winner was Geoffrey Kiprotich of Coon Rapids at 1:08:28. The women’s half marathon winner was Lee’s Summit’s Barb Rinne, with a 1:26:18 time.

The Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Festival debuted in 2007. It’s a nonprofit event benefiting organizations whose mission is to grow participation and fitness activity in the great outdoors. The 2008 festival was held Oct. 25–Nov. 2.

Events kicked off with numerous activities designed to encourage people to get active through cycling, hiking, canoeing, a 5K and more. The festival also featured a health and fitness expo and conference.

Visit www.basspro.com for complete marathon and half marathon results.




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