32nd Annual NYPD vs. FDNY 5 Mile Run
Saturday, May 30th, 2009 9:30 AMCongratulations to Police Officer Jose Benitez who ran away from the field to win the 32nd Annual NYPD vs. FDNY 5 Mile Run in Central Park. Congratulations also to the First Place Female from either agency, Retired Detective Grace Depompo.
This year we had more then 340 finishers and awards were given to civilian guests for the first time. Congratulations to the first Male Guest who was second place overall, Jonathan Scott. The first Female Guest was the overall winner Laura Meighan.
Thank you to all the runners, and a special thanks to all the Police Cadets, and all the volunteers who helped make the day run smoothly.
PO Jason Martinoff (National Anthem), Terry Bisogno (MC), Tom Biggers, Curtis Dixon, Rommelle Dorvil, Dan Griffin, Stacey Gustafson, Will Hansler, Joe Irizarry, Michele Irizarry, Stephen Janec.
Thanks also to:
Lt. Barry Duignan, ESU, Lt. Tony Giorgio, Ceremonial Unit, Lt. Flo Sheehan, Police Cadet Corps and Sgt. Gary Brower, Operations.
We would also like to thank John Summers and Joe Ronan (FDNY) and all the NYC firefighters who came out and volunteered their time.