2016 Turkey Trot Results
More than 300 people braved Thanksgiving Day snow flurries to participate in the Adirondack Health 5K Turkey Trot around Lake Placid’s Mirror Lake on Thursday, Nov. 24. The event, now in its eighth year, attracted runners and walkers from twelve states across the country. Participants brought non-perishable food items for donation to area food pantries. This year’s overall winner was Brant Lake resident Luke Merkel (17:36.1), followed closely by Eric Boucher (17:40.9) and James O’Connor (18:05.6). Renee Lewis of Utica was the event’s top female finisher (21:30.5), followed by Aisha Young (22:29.9) and Brittany Friedrich (23:12.0). Full results can be found here.