2009 Event Recap

2009 Event Recap

$28,043 RAISED

$28,043 RAISED FOR CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL PROGRAM

Thirty-four runners raised over $28,000 in the 3rd Annual Baltimore Run for Bears. Proceeds fund the UMPS CARE Charities children’s hospital program to provide memorable Build-A-Bear Workshop® experiences for children coping with cancer and other serious illnesses.

MLB.com Article
Event Photos

MARATHON RELAY RUNNER RESULTS

1st Place RED SOX
Official Time: 3:48:39
Charlie Scott
Robin Brody
Matthew Cillis
Tom Scott
2nd Place ROCKIES
Official Time: 3:58:13
Amy Guccione
Christine Dearth
Ken Sisk
Chris Guccione
   
3rd Place ORIOLES
Official Time: 4:00:19
Kelly Black
Kevin Conway
Terry Crews
John Petro
4th Place PHILLIES
Official Time: 4:19:26
Pippin Gilman
Samuel Dearth
Mike Yeager
Christine Koubek
   
5th Place NATIONALS
Official Time: 4:32:00
Jeffrey Scheyer
Rachel Coning
Starry Allton
James Adams
6th Place ANGELS
Official Time: 5:02:54
Kevin Apuron
Ken Arimitsu
Chrislynn Van Skiver
Alice Kapitan

HALF MARATHON RUNNER RESULTS

Jeff Eckhaus (2:05:33)
Mike Daniele (2:39:19)

5K RUNNER RESULTS

David Hopkins (26:01)
Adam Schrade (28:11)
Nestor Tezna (28:56)
Cindy Tornero (35:53)
Jessie Sizemore (40:21)
Andrea Alexander (DNR)
Sherry Hu (DNR)
Shannon Kitchen (DNR)

AWARD WINNERS

Most Valuable Player (TOP FUNDRAISER) – Matthew Cillis $2,025
All-Star ($1,000+ FUNDRAISER) – Pippin Gilman
All-Star ($1,000+ FUNDRAISER) – Christine Koubek
All-Star ($1,000+ FUNDRAISER) – John Petro

Marathon Relay 1st Place - TEAM RED SOX
Charlie Scott, Robin Brody, Matthew Cillis, Tom Scott

SAVE THE DATE
October 16, 2010 is the 10th Anniversary of the Baltimore Running Festival and the 4th Annual Baltimore Run for Bears. If you would like to participate in our 2010 event, please E-mail Samuel Dearth at samuel@UmpsCare.com.

SPECIAL THANKS TO

Major League Baseball Umpires would like to thank all runners for their time and effort toward this wonderful cause. 

Chris and Amy Guccione for traveling from Denver to serve as our event hosts.
Lee Corrigan, Don Abramson, Chris Tomlinson of Corrigan Sports Enterprises for all of your assistance with our runners at the Baltimore Running Festival.
Build-A-Bear Workshop for a donation of stuffed animals and bear-sized baseball uniforms.
Mike and Darlene Yeager for organizing a local Yard Sale that raised $650 for the fundraiser.
Patrick Conaway and Lisa Shafer of ESPN Zone Baltimore for hosting a wonderful post-event party! See you in 2010!
Christine Koubek for joining us as a tribute to Ann.
Spencer Fordin and Jim Banks of MLB.com for your time with the article. Spencer, start training now for your 7 mile leg in 2010!
And to all of the out-of-town runners who covered your own flight, train, hotel, and rental car expenses in order to be a part of a great weekend: Robin Brody, Matt Cillis, Rachel Coning, Christine Dearth, Ken Arimitsu, Alice Kapitan, Kevin Apuron, Amy Guccione, Chris Guccione, Cindy Tornero, Chrislynn, Van Skiver.


UmpsCare Robin Brody, Matthew Cillis, Tom Scott, and Charlie Scott finish first in marathon team relay.