United Way Mississippi River Bridge Race History

Past 5K Winners
YearDivision Male WinnerTime Female WinnerTime
(*) Event record times.
2010 Open Michael Kibits14:43 Sarah Skotty17:20
Masters Nikolay Kerimov* 15:08 Firaya Sultanova-Zhdanova* 18:52
Racewalkers Jose Villalta33:10 Pat Driscoll35:32
2009 Open Neil McDonough15:09 Sarah Skotty18:24
Masters Janusz Malski17:56 Kathleen Welch21:55
Racewalkers Jose Villalta31:28 Shannon Curro35:57
2008 Open Evance Kipchumba14:51 Hellen Rotich17:49
Masters Jeff Dundas17:55 Kelly Nicholas19:52
Racewalkers Duke Wolverton33:15 Anne Marie St. Clair35:20
2007 Open Meyer Friedman15:35 Michelle Hymel18:37
Masters Wayne Chenet17:28 Margo Braud20:06
Racewalkers Jose Villalta31:22 Ann Marie St. Clair35:22
Race run on alternate, ground-level course due to weather conditions.
2006 Open Brendan Minihan, Jr.16:14 Michelle Friedman20:10
Masters Wayne Chenet18:19 Terrey Perrault22:55
Racewalkers Jose Villalta31:47 Roxie Martinez37:47
2005 Open Brendan Minihan, Jr.16:06 Melissa Cook* 17:00
Masters Leonard Vergunst17:16 Gina Radecker20:55
Racewalkers Greg Bodet29:21 Denise Surratt33:33
2004 Open Paul Kemei15:07 Melissa Begin18:12
Masters Bryan Smith16:47 Pam Eagan21:04
Racewalkers Steve Attaya31:22 Angel Wofford29:50
2003 Open Isaac Kariuki14:34 Amy Simonetta18:32
Masters Bryan Smith17:00 Sherrie Keim18:50
Racewalkers Randy Surratt31:33 Denise Surratt33:09
2002 Open Vincent Temu14:51 Sherrie Keim18:37
Masters William Martin17:32 Peg Martinez22:25
Racewalkers Glen Bodet28:34 Denise Surratt31:49
2001 Open Paul Kemei14:58 Sherrie Lein18:52
Masters Desmond O'Connor16:43 Kathleen Welch20:59
Racewalkers Glen Bodet25:43 Connie McCloskey30:49
2000 Open Yousri Elmejdoubi15:09 Sherrie Keim18:22
Masters Junius Nixon17:08 Fillis Friedman20:15
Racewalkers Greg Bodet27:54 Connie McCloskey31:14
1999 Open Gene Cavalier16:04 Sherrie Keim18:30
Masters William Martin16:59 Harriett Handshaw21:58
Racewalkers Josh Ginsburg* 24:07 Mo Roberts30:33
1998 Open Passmore Furusu14:57 Susan Molloy17:25
Masters Derrick Lee17:46 Kathleen Welch20:48
Racewalkers N/A N/A
1997 Open Passmore Furusu* 14:28 Lynn MacDougall18:15
Masters Desmond O'Connor15:59 Pam Williams19:01
Racewalkers Jose Villalta29:15 Mo Roberts* 27:49

Compiled by Chuck George, Race Director, New Orleans Track Club.