Gumbo Festival Mississippi River Bridge Race History

Past 5K Winners
Year Division Male Winner Time Female Winner Time
(*) Event record times.
Compiled by Chuck George, Race Director, New Orleans Track Club.
2007 Open Brendan Minihan, Jr. 15:49 Michelle Hymel 19:23
Masters Byron Adams 18:49 Kelly Nicholas 19:59
2006 Open Kevin Castille 15:29 Michelle Beavers 22:55
Masters Wayne Chenet 18:33 Terry Perrault 23:06
2005 Event cancelled due to Hurricane Katrina site damage
2004 Open Brendan Minihan, Jr. 15:52 Alisha Marshall 22:06
Masters Ross Shales 18:02 Linda Fussell 24:54
2003 Open Brandon Wingate 16:05 Allison Moll 19:26
Masters Ross Shales 17:26 Sue Rice 23:09
2002 Open Bryan Smith 16:17 Allison Moll 20:06
Masters Derrick Lee 17:59 Fillis Friedman 21:29
2001 Open Ross Shales 16:28 Jessica Tranchina 19:26
Masters Junius Nixon 17:37 Kathleen Welch 21:02
2000 Open Brendan Minihan, Jr. 15:54 Pamela Dunn 20:52
Masters Junius Nixon 17:35 Kathleen Welch 22:09
1999 Open Ross Shales 16:16 Mika Matsuba 20:11
Masters Junius Nixon 17:15 Harriett Handshaw 21:23
1998 Open Paul Mutai 15:41 Fillis Friedman 20:05
Masters Desmond O'Connor 16:35 Kathleen Welch 20:42
1997 Open Jesse Palmer 16:10 Vickie Reade 20:35
Masters Desmond O'Connor 16:22 Patty Carey 23:43
1996 Open Desmond O'Connor 15:44 Melisa Steudlein 19:43
Masters Derrick Lee 17:30 Sue Bourgeois 22:53
1995 Open Tyrus Deminter 15:28 Julie McGee 18:37
Masters Desmond O'Connor * 15:36 Yvonne Lee 20:34
1994 Open Desmond O'Connor 16:07 Keri Ange 18:25
Masters Junius Nixon 17:35 Susan Provo 21:39
1993 Open Tom Sawyer 15:50 Christine Jasek 18:48
Masters Mike Diorka 17:13 Stephanie Payne 20:40
1992 Open Desmond O'Connor * 14:57 Sheila Jetton 19:29
Masters Junius Nixon 16:31 Marisa Quinones 20:35
1991 Open Bobby Harges 15:59 Carole Smith 18:29
Masters Mike Diorka 17:06 Susan Provo 20:41
1990 Open Bill Hammarstrom 15:28 Cathie Koss 17:31
Masters Mike Diorka 16:39 Royce Mills 20:39
1989 Open Pablo Presedo 15:28 Lisa Presedo * 17:10
Masters Brendan Minihan, Sr. 16:57 Susan Provo 21:53
1988 Open Mark Malander 15:07 Carole Smith 18:22
Masters Brendan Minihan, Sr. 16:37 Kathy Hardy * 19:47
1987 Open Ian Wilkinson 15:03 Carole Smith 18:09
Masters Brendan Minihan, Sr. 16:39 Elaine Joseph 22:10