Ninety plus people enjoyed a beautiful run through the Winterset City Park with fall colors in full glory. The race sponsored by the Winterset Rotary Club for the benefit of the City Park Maze included a 4 K and 8 K distance, ran over Cutler-Donahoe , the stone bridge and the road to the tower.
The top three male and female winners in each race included:
1. C.J. Michaels, Winterset 15:52; 2. Murray Cline, Davenport 19:46; 3. Jerod Bowman, Winterset 22:02;
1. Debra Verdi, Van Meter 17:57; 2. Darci Wiseman, Winterset 24:03; 3. Anna Childerston, Pella 24:51;
1. Hunter Hilsabeck Winterset 33:04; 2. Mike Wells, Winterset 33:12; 3. Kevin Vogel, Amana 36:43
1. Beth Wells, Winterset 39:13; 2. Cheryl Dralle DesMoines, 39:30; 3. Mary DeCarlo, Grimes 41:15;
Winners of the Family Teams included: Father-Daughter Teams 4K, Ron and Anna Childerston, and 8K Mike and Beth Wells. Mother-Daughter Teams-4K Sheryl and Mary Puderbaugh, 8K Marian Greer and Christina Zurek. Brothers: 4K Jim and Mike Kordick. Bother-Sister: Bill Copper and Audrey Elledge. Spouses: first 4K Jodi and Jacob Kotalik second, Jolene and Charlie DeCarlo, First 8K David and Elizabeth Leisikow, second Mike and Shari Carlson. Anut-Nephew-Niece-Lydia, Malibu, and Issac Brown.
From Winterset: Colton Hofaess, Della Wiseman, Darci Wiseman, Katlyn Noftsger, Truro, Jesse Brown, DesMoines, Charity Middleton, Walker,Mo., Jessie Brown Des M.
Funds from this event go to the Winterset Maze Project for the maintenance and improvement of the maze. This is the twelve year that funds have gone to the maze project and would not be possible without the help of all the volunteers and sponsors which include, The Madisonian, The Shopper, Mahle, Edward Jones-Dan Nielson, Fareway Store Maidrite, Watts Realty, Family Eyecare, Lowe Chiropractic, Madison County Health Care Systems, Middle River Hospice, Farmers and Merchants State Bank, Montross Pharmacy, Bridges Financial, American State Bank, and Union State Bank.