Younger, Slemons shine at Mayor’s


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Eagle River’s Levi Younger clocked a time of 3 hours, 8 minutes, 54 seconds to place 23rd overall in the Mayor’s Marathon on Saturday, June 23 in Anchorage. Younger was just 3:24 faster than Chugiak’s Sergei Zelenkov, who was 26th.

Chugiak’s Lia Slemons finished in 3:15:21 to claim 34th overall and sixth among all women in the event. Slemons also won the 30-34 age group.

Seward’s Matt Adams won the 26.2-mile race in 2:27:06, while Kate Hails of Somerville, Mass., won the women’s title in 2:59:55.

In the men’s half marathon, Eagle River’s David Robinson ran a 1:29:58 to place 14th overall and win the 45-49 age group. Eagle River’s Chritsin Raymond (1:38:43) finished 11th among women in the half marathon.

For complete results, visit www.mayorsmarathon.com.

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