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Chris Thater Memorial Race and Music Festival Wraps Up

Sunday was the last day of the 30th annual Chris Thater Memorial Race and Music Festival at Rec Park in Binghamton.

The day kicked off with a 5k race. More than 600 local athletes including our own Kate Thornton and Ali Warner participated in the race.

Runners competed for over 18 thousand dollars in cash and prizes. The event was open to everyone and has become a tradition in our community.
 
The top three winners of the 5k all finished in under 14 minutes. Locals say they hope this race is not only an annual tradition,  but a reminder to never drink and drive.


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