treehugger_5k_logoTreehugger 5K

An Irvine Trail Run: April 27, 2014 at 9 a.m.

Hug it out at the 2nd annual Treehugger 5K encouraging healthy lifestyles and a healthy environment. This fast, fun and green event provides a great opportunity to enjoy our earth’s natural environment.

Support our environmental education mission, enjoy the beautiful Caves Valley region and spread a little environmental love this Earth Day! All proceeds benefit Irvine Nature Center.

Participating in the race is $30 ($40 on race day) and includes a snazzy T-shirt!

THE COURSE

The Treehugger 5K takes you through Irvine’s 116 acres of trails. The fun and challenging race begins just past our forest and into the meadows, and features some of Irvine’s most beautiful trails. The course includes steep hills, wetland views and a variety of terrain.

Want more information? Download our 2014 5K Brochure. Or, see the course map.

TRAINING WITH 2013 BALTIMORE MARATHON WINNER DAVE BERDAN!

Join accomplished marathon racer and frequent Irvine cross country runner Dave Berdan for the day’s race. The course is designed by him, and he’ll be emceeing the entire event from “starting gun” through the after party. Be sure to meet our hometown running hero!

Additionally, Dave will be conducting free training sessions at Irvine, which include a full 5K course, on the following dates and times. Come on out, chat with Dave about his running regimen, and get a preview of the course.
• March 24, 2014, 4-5 p.m.
• April 7, 2014, 4-5 p.m.
• April 21, 2014, 4-5 p.m.

CUP FREE RACING

The Treehugger 5K will be completely cup free, thanks to our friends at HydraPouch. Please be sure to bring your own water container.There will be water stations on the course.

2013 Race Results

Runner's Name    Runner's Time    Runner's Number

  1. Stephanie Hoag    20.25    981
  2. Mark Pepper    20.45    972
  3. Gregg Ford     21.44    980
  4. Ryan Herzing    21.47    948
  5. Parin Crew    22.2    975
  6. Nathan Alien    22.5    968
  7. Brent Eves     23.02    963
  8. John Lyon    23.2    957
  9. Dan Esser    24.15    967
  10. Kevin Quinn    25.23    974
  11. Olivia Eves    25.33    962
  12. Jaime Tsambikos    25.34    965
  13. Travis Trader    25.38    971
  14. Morgan Amas    27.39    983
  15. Vivian Amas     28.04    982
  16. Terri Scholtes    28.14    960
  17.  B. White    29.11    964
  18. Zach Seigel    29.13    953
  19. Jerry Bunn    30.12    938
  20. Emily Herzing    31.18    947
  21. Holly Grothe    31.22    941
  22. Lydia Armacost    31.27    942
  23. Elisa Watson    31.58    937
  24. Jason Seigel    32.18    952
  25. Lisa Labrecque    32.19    945
  26. Jacquelyn Jokns    32.58    955
  27. NO NAME    32.58    956
  28. Richard Naldrett    33.18    966
  29. Ashley Patufka    33.53    939
  30. Jase Patufka    33.55    940
  31. Duane Stclair    34.24    959
  32. Holly Pepper    34.24    973
  33. Michelle Runge    34.35    958
  34. Yaaqcbah Evans    36.4    943
  35. Yosef Eaton    38.02    944
  36. Donna Smith    38.53    949
  37. Jasmin Haley    41.31    950
  38. Scott Victor    43.35    951
  39. Victor Seasold    50.1    954
  40. Karen Balick    50.1    946
  41. Stephany Mancini    53.15    970
  42. Brittany Wight     53.15    969
  43. Michelle Bulger    53.15    961