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    Race Against Lyme, 2013

    Lyme Research Alliance's second annual 5K Walk/Run held Sunday, 4/28/13 at Cove Island Park in Stamford, CT.
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    Honorary Event Chair Dr. Brian Fallon told the crowd "when you run, imagine you are stepping on ticks."

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    Jacob Grice's 5K winning form. For the second year in a row, Grice, of Stamford, took 1st place. His finish time this year was16.19.

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    The race brought together runners of all ages, shapes and sizes determined to help fight Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.

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    The kids were eager to start the fun run.

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    Stratford's Stacey Epps (123).

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    Important to us all.

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    Jahn Sopko of Stamford was the second place male runner.

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    Stamford's Tariq Mahmoud and Zenah Hasan wave to the camera.

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    Thomas Lucido heads to an overall 4th place finish in the 5k...and 1st in his age category.

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    Betsy Hopwood (148) cheers finishers.

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    The Plainville, CT contingent.

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    Andrew Blance (293) of New Canaan had a top 10 finish.

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    Right: Dr. Eva Sapi, Ph.D., University of New Haven, talks with LRA Co-President Debbie Siciliano (230). Far left is Marjorie Marianacci (185) of Greenwich.

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    Carol Singer (291) from Stamford.

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    Lending a helping hand.

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    Enjoying the event (left to right): Allison Petit (214) and Ross Mocko (196), of Plainville, CT, Isabelle Morgan (204), Delmar, NY, Jack McCully (321), Pulaski, NY, and Hannah Morgan (203), Delmar, NY.

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    West Haven, CT was well represented at the event. Jacinta Victoria (252), Divya Burugu (254), Priyanka Theophilus (276) gather with friends, family and Dr. Eva Sapi before the Race.

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    We appreciate everyone who volunteered to help us with the event.

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    LRA's Shelley Terry confers with LRA Executive Director Peter Wild before the Race.

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    We were happy to see a team of runners from the University of Rhode Island. From left: Brian Mullen, Nia Nguyen, Dacia Daly, Derrick DaCosa, Jillian Belanger, Joe Belanger.

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    A happy group.

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    Hannah Morgan (203), of Delmar NY, seemed happy to be at the event.

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    Every participant received a Race t-shirt.

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    Coveted prizes.

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    LRA Executive Director Peter Wild addresses the crowd before the Race begins.

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