Runners take off at the start of the Salmon Run Series in Soldotna, Alaska, on July 8, 2020. (Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion)

Runners take off at the start of the Salmon Run Series in Soldotna, Alaska, on July 8, 2020. (Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion)

Salmon Run Series wraps up

The Salmon Run Series completed its fifth and final race of the summer this week. The series went to a virtual format after the second week.

Those submitting times for this week’s five-kilometer course were Galen Hecht at 19 minutes, 4 seconds, Deandra McLane at 23:13, Jamie Nelson at 25:24, Jeffrey Helminiak at 25:38, Larry Tews at 26:17, Fred Koski at 29:00, Kate Swaby at 30:02, Amber Sweetland at 38:00, Maria Sweppy at 39:39, Yvonne Oren at 49:20, Angie Nelson at 55:00 and Melany Derit-Moshkovich at 1:04:00.

Riley Breakfield did the one-kilometer run in 2:26. Breakfield ran in all five kids races, besting her time in each run.

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