Over 3,500 people registered to run in this morning’s Fleet Feet Ravenswood Run 5K. James Akita won the race with an official race time of 15:07, while Heather Prekop won the women’s division with a time of 17:35.
Runners reported that the race was well organized and well paced. “There were no bottlenecks in the race. They did a really good job,” said runner Paige Worthy.
Outgoing Ald. Eugene Schulter (47th) said a few words of thanks to the runners, while Ald. Elect Ameya Pawar ran in the race.