Two new course records were set at the fifth annual Discover Roanoke 10K/-5K/1 mile run/walk.
Cody White set the new men's 5k mark with a time of 15:48.6. The new men's one mile record holder is Timmy Rooney with a time of 6:34.1. The complete race results are available at www.onturfsports.com/Runners/10k-5kRun-Walk.htm.
The Discover Roa- noke race is supported by major sponsors, Edward Jones Investments, Parkview Huntington Hospital, Parkview Physician's Group and the Roanoke Chamber of Commerce.
The major sponsors are joined by the official sponsors United REMC, Bippus State Bank, JO Wolf Tool and Die, American Specialty Insurance, Parkview First Care-Roanoke - Dr. Amy Welker, Lassus Handy Dandy, Fleet Feet and Dick's Sporting Goods. In-kind sponsors include Roanoke Subway Restaurant and Road ID.
April 18, 2015 will be the sixth running of the Discover Roanoke Race.
Complete caption: OnTurf Sports presents a check to Roanoke Elementary School Principal Chris Tillett and members of the Roanoke Elementary School PTO after the running of the Fifth Annual Discover Roanoke run/walk race. Celebrating the occasion (from left) are Debbie Fairchild and Rynell Klepper, Roanoke PTO; Tillett; Joel Hollowell, OnTurf Sports; and Gayle Melcher, Roanoke PTO.