Santee Runner Places High in Silver Strand Half Marathon: Photos and Results

More than 4,000 athletes of all ages took part in Sunday morning's 5K and half marathon, and a Santeean took third in the women's ranking of the Half Marathon.

Approximately 5,000 athletes took part in the Silver Strand 5K and Half Marathon Sunday morning, including 46 participants from Santee.

Athletes competing in the half marathon (13.1 miles) went from  in Coronado to  in Imperial Beach.

Kosuke Amano, 27, from La Jolla had the best half marathon time of the day with a 1:14:29 finish time.

Laura Landry, 27, from San Francisco had the best 5K time of the day with a 18:06 finish time.

Melissa Fischer, 28, from Santee placed third in the women's ranking of the Half Marathon with a finish time of 1:27:28.

Some people ran wearing a tutu or carrying their baby for the 5K.

One man, disc jockey Allen Walker, jogged the 13 mile half marathon playing music like the P-Funk All Stars’ “Flashlight.”

Full and official race results can be found on kozenterprises.com. Hit ctrl+f and search "Santee" in order to view the results of all local participants.


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