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Bud Break 2015

2015 Arboretum Bud Break 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, May 3, start time 9 a.m.

THE 18TH ANNUAL ARBORETUM BUD BREAK 5K RUN/WALK is a certified asphalt course that winds through scenic spring Arboretum landscapes, including challenging hills and rolling prairies. Medals will be awarded to top runners. Medals will also be rewarded for the top three men and women in the following age brackets:
5-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and above.   
The top male and female will receive a $75 gift card to TC Running Company.
Second-place male and female will receive a $50 gift card to TC Running Company.
Third-place male and female will receive a $25 Arboretum gift card.

THE DAFFODIL DASH RUN/WALK FOR KIDS ages 5-12 is a shortened route from the Visitor Center to the Learning Center and back. Medals will be awarded to all boys and girls in the Daffodil Dash. 

Fee includes general Arboretum admission and specially designed T-shirt. Limit 750. Call 952-443-1400 if you have questions. No refunds. All proceeds benefit the Arboretum.

THE SCHEDULE

Entrants may pre-register on site or by mail (forms available at the front desk), or online through April 27. Pre-registration is strongly suggested as the event usually sells out.

Bud Break/Daffodil Dash Pre-Registration                                                    Entertainment provided by DJ Kirk
Through April 27, $20 Member/$25 Non-Member
Bud Break/Daffodil Dash Online Registration
April 28-May 2, $30 Member/Non-Member
Same-Day Registration Beginning at 8 a.m.
Sunday, May 3, $35 Member/Non-Member

Race day schedule:
8 a.m.- Check-in & race-day registration begins, Oswald Visitor Center
9 a.m. - Bud Break 5K Run begins
9:05 a.m. - Bud Break 5K Walk begins
10 a.m. - Daffodil Dash (for kids) begins
10:30 a.m. - Awards Ceremony, Oswald Visitor Center

BudBreak 5K Run/Walk Results, May 3, 2015

Weather: Partly sunny, breezy, 60s
Results by Apple Raceberry JaM

Top Overall Finishers: Open Men

1 1 M30 Brooks Grossinger, 37, Mayer, MN 16:43 16:43 5:23
2 2 M50 Peter Kessler, 53, New Hope, MN 19:32 19:32 6:17
3 3 M50 Butch Humbert, 51, Mound, MN 19:47 19:47 6:22

Top Overall Finishers: Open Women
1 1 W20 Jacqueline Thaemert, 23, Buffalo, MN 21:14 21:14 6:50
2 2 W13 Tara Cady, 15, Independence, MN 21:57 21:57 7:04
3 3 W20 Anna French, 27, Minneapolis, MN 22:50 22:54 7:22

Top Finishers by Age Category: 1st-Gold, 2nd-Silver, 3rd-Bronze
Men 5 - 12
6 1 Zach Spears, 12, Eden Prairie, MN 21:39 21:39 6:58
8 2 Riley Ashburn, 12, Renville, MN 22:00 22:11 7:08
20 3 Joseph Roiger, 12, Buffalo Lake, MN 25:06 25:06 8:05

Men 13 - 15
16 1 B Keyser, 13, Sioux Falls, SD 24:40 24:40 7:56
64 2 Dylan Brakemeier, 14, Burnsville, MN 30:53 31:20 10:05

Men 16 - 19
19 1 Jordan Lipscomb, 17, Eagan, MN 25:06 25:06 8:04
49 2 Morrison Robblee, 16, Minnetonka, MN 29:03 29:15 9:25

Men 20 - 29
11 1 Victor Cruz, 28, Minneapolis, MN 22:35 22:39 7:17
14 2 Bryan Coyle, 29, Minneapolis, MN 23:49 23:55 7:42
41 3 Bill Dumke, 27, Apple Valley, MN 28:23 28:28 9:09

Men 30 - 39
1 1 Brooks Grossinger, 37, Mayer, MN 16:43 16:43 5:23
9 2 Chris Koehnen, 37, Minnetonka, MN 22:27 22:29 7:14
12 3 Brad Gaboury, 37, West St. Paul, MN 22:45 22:46 7:20

Men 40 - 49
5 1 Joel Andrychowicz, 41, Savage, MN 21:32 21:33 6:56
15 2 Kevin Mertz, 40, Richfield, MN 23:56 23:56 7:42
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Brian Comeau, 45, Bloomington Mn, Bccom 25:05 25:09 8:06

Men 50 - 59
2 1 Peter Kessler, 53, New Hope, MN 19:32 19:32 6:17
3 2 Butch Humbert, 51, Mound, MN 19:47 19:47 6:22
4 3 Kirt Goetzke, 54, Plymouth, MN 20:21 20:21 6:33

Men 60 - 69
17 1 Wayne Grundstrom, 68, White Bear Lake, MN
24:55 24:58 8:02
83 2 Dave Sturgeon, 66, Tonka Bay, MN 33:19 33:36 10:49
89 3 Michael Jamison, 62, St. Paul, MN 34:33 34:45 11:11

Men 70 - 79
100 1 Allen Brakemeier, 74, Victoria, MN 40:09 40:09 12:55
108 2 Leland LeBlanc, 71, Dassel, MN 46:06 46:13 14:52
119 3 Scott Lavold, 70, Plymouth Mn, Slavold@56:55 57:24 18:28

Men 80 & Up
112 1 Dick Olson, 82, Burnsville, MN 50:04 50:22 16:13

Women 5 - 12
66 1 Zoe Skoogman, 12, Chaska, MN 33:38 33:55 10:55
121 2 Reagan Mathistad, 12, Waconia, MN 40:14 40:19 12:58
142 3 Mallorie Brakemeier, 11, Mound, MN 43:54 43:54 14:07

Women 13 - 15
2 1 Tara Cady, 15, Independence, MN 21:57 21:57 7:04
8 2 Emily Hanson, 15, Bagley, MN 24:42 24:43 7:57
11 3 Ada Axen, 15, Eden Prairie, MN 25:24 25:25 8:11

Women 16 - 19
75 1 Katelyn Wohlers, 16, Burnsville, MN 34:43 34:55 11:14
169 2 Francisca Barco, 16, Mound, MN 49:40 49:40 15:59

Women 20 - 29
1 1 Jacqueline Thaemert, 23, Buffalo, MN 21:14 21:14 6:50
3 2 Anna French, 27, Minneapolis, MN 22:50 22:54 7:22
5 3 Emily Pavlovic, 23, Faribault, MN 24:00 24:14 7:48

Women 30 - 39
12 1 Nia Doherty, 32, New Prague, MN 26:11 26:20 8:28
15 2 Haley Luckeroth, 34, Plymouth, MN 26:54 27:01 8:41
16 3 Jaclyn Mann, 32, Minnetonka, MN 26:52 27:01 8:42

Women 40 - 49
4 1 Lisa Posey, 44, Eden Prairie, MN 23:11 23:12 7:28
9 2 Karis Lysne, 41, Falcon Heights, MN 24:50 24:53 8:00
13 3 Tracy Ossmann, 46, West St. Paul, MN 26:38 26:43 8:36

Women 50 - 59
6 1 Marise Widmer, 55, Saint Paul, MN 24:15 24:15 7:48
7 2 Mary Johansen, 57, Hayward, WI 24:31 24:33 7:54
21 3 Marietta Cady, 52, Independence, MN 28:05 28:10 9:04

Women 60 - 69
45 1 Gloria Ruesink-Kurtz, 66, Eden Prairie, MN32:23 32:23 10:25
53 2 Connie Hauswirth, 61, Eden Prairie, MN 33:03 33:10 10:40
57 3 Mary Steinbicker, 63, Minnetonka, MN 32:57 33:23 10:45

Women 70 - 79
129 1 Judy Rykken, 76, Bloomington Mn, Kenle 41:19 41:19 13:18
135 2 Mary Nichols, 72, Minneapolis, MN 41:45 42:07 13:33
154 3 Joyce Ossmann, 72, Burnsville, MN 45:34 46:05 14:50

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