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Cooper River Bridge Run

Saturday April 4th, 2020
Charleston, South Carolina
Distance: 10K · Kids Race

The Cooper River Bridge Run provides a world-class 10-K foot race held in Charleston, S. Carolina. The race promotes continuous physical activity and a healthy lifestyle through education and opportunity. On Sunday morning, April 2, 1978, the starting gun was fired for the First COOPER RIVER BRIDGE RUN and the race began. Even at that time it was successful beyond the organizers wildest expectations. The categories were: open male, open female, masters male and masters female. Today this race has established itself amongst the best courses in the world.

The Cooper River Bridge Run is the best organized and the best conducted 10-K race in the world. It includes world-class competition in a unique setting with unparalleled participant satisfaction. It broadens community cooperation and participation in healthy events throughout the year. The Cooper River Bridge Run serves as a model of health motivation for other communities throughout the world.

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Linda S. Steward
Massive, well organized, lights up the town, an entire weekend is built around the event.....you still see folks in their race gear downtown at midnight.
Race Date: 04/06/2019 Distance: 10k
Division Time Name Age Home
Male 27:58 Silas Kipruto 34 Kenya
2nd Male 28:00 Kennedy Njiru 31 Kenya
3rd Male 28:08 Dominic Korir 25 Kenya
4th Male 28:23 Clement Langat 27 Kenya
Female 31:37 Monicah Ngige 25 Kenya
2nd Female 31:39 Margaret Wangari Muriuki 33 Kenya
3rd Female 32:08 Hiwot Ayalew 29 Ethiopia
4th Female 32:14 Ivy Kibet 29 Kenya
Division Time Name Age Home
M 40-49 29:58 Kevin Castille 47 USA
M 50-59 33:43 Eric Ashton 51 None listed
M 60-69 40:13 James Kenny 61 Mountshannon CL
M 70+ 48:37 Lee Cone 71 Landrum SC
F 40-49 34:49 Janet Cherobon 45 USA
F 50-59 40:50 Lisa Tolley 52 None listed
F 60-69 44:40 Nancy Smith 62 New Britain PA
F 70+ 1:03:14 Nancy Burleson 70 Spruce Pine NC
Cooper River Bridge Run

For the first time in 26 years, an American crossed the finish line of the Cooper River Bridge Run first.

Shadrack Kipchirchir of Colorado Springs, Colorado completed the 6.2-mile course Saturday in 28 minutes, 12 seconds.

"That's the best feeling you'll ever get," Kipchirchir told the media after winning the race.

The Cooper River Bridge Run is the best organized and best conducted 10-K race in the world. It includes world-class competition in a unique setting with unparalleled participant satisfaction. It broadens community cooperation and participation in healthy events throughout the year. The Cooper River Bridge Run serves as a model of health motivation for other communities throughout the world.

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