Post Race Results – 1in 8k |8k and 1k

1 in 8k

Over 250 participants came together to run the 1 in 8k in historic downtown Pinehurst.  The race, in its fifth year, was held on Saturday, August 29.  The course was shaped like an “8” to represent that 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime.  Pink was the color of the day as participants shirts were dark pink and survivor shirts were light pink.

The 8k ran through historic downtown Pinehurst, through the trails of Rassie Wicker Park, around the Carolina Hotel, and ended in front of Tufts Memorial Park.  The overall winner of the 8k was Tommy Delemnay with a chip time of 29:41.  The overall female winner was Berenice Macias with a chip time of 31:33, this was her second time winning the 1 in 8k. The overall survivor winner was Carla Albritton with a chip time of 37:02.  After the race runners were treated to a concert by Tony Barnes.

A full list of results can be found here.

This was one of the last races for the SRS summer series.

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Upcoming Race – 1in 8k | 8k and 1k

1 in 8k

Moore For the Cure’s 1 in 8k joins the Summer Series for the SRS this year.  The event will be held in the Village of Pinehurst (150 Cherokee Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374) on Saturday, August 29.  This race benefits the Susan G. Komen NC Triangle to the Coast Affiliate.

Race Information

The 8k kicks off at 8:00 am.  For those wishing to do a training run a map of the course is available.  The 1k begins at 10:00 am.  Participants in the 8k may also participate in the 1k free of charge.  There will be an after race concert at Tufts Memorial Park.


Tips from SRS

  • On-line registration is available as well as paper registration
  • The 8k is stroller  and pet friendly
  • Packet pick-up will be held on Friday, August 28 from 5:00 pm  until 7:00 pm at the Carolina Hotel in the Dogwood Room(4 Carolina Vista Drive, Pinehurst, NC 28374) and also pre-race on Saturday, August 29 at Tufts Memorial Park (1 Village Green Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374)

Post Race Results – 1 in 8k Awards Winners

1 in 8k

How did you do in our first 2014 Fall Series race?  Check out the winners by age division:




1 in 8K – September 6, 2014

Overall Male:  Geoffrey Washburn

Overall Female: Berenice Macias


10  & Under Male:

1 – Patrick McDonough

2 – Jack McDonough

3 – Kenan Van Scoyoc


10 & Under Female:

1 – Alexis Waldo

2 – Ashley Robinson


11  – 14 Male:

1 – Ben Verchick

2 – Curt Verchick

3 – Jac Reville


11 – 14 Female:

1 – Natalie Strum

2 – Madison Parks

3 – Jenna Elliott


15 – 19 – Male:

1 – Graham Hawes

2 – Matthew Plourde

3 – Collin Watson


15 – 19 – Female:

1 – Abby Verchick

2 – Morgan Stoner


20 – 29 – Male

1 – Brandon DiBianca

2 – Tyler Riedel

3 – Travis Shute


20 – 29 – Female

1 – Drea Gibson

2 – Bridgett Bachmann

3 – Stephanie Forgione


30 – 39 – Male

1 – John Koskinen

2 – Jeff Kern

3 – Jack Cohen


30 – 39 – Female

1 – Claudia McNalley

2 – Angel Gulley

3 – Adriana Castro


40 – 49 – Male

1 – Jason Borg

2 – Michael Gantt

3 – David Carmichael


40 – 49 – Female

1 – Natasha Avignone

2 – Michelle Montler

3 – Katy Ong


50 – 59 – Male

1 –  Roy Schneiderman

2 – Walthon Maxwell

3 – Dennis Tally


50 – 59 – Female

1 – Carolyn Nicholson

2 – Cassina Hunt

3 – Karin Levesque


60 – 69 – Male

1 – Brian Gaudet

2 – Charley Griggs

3 – Herb Hanson


60 – 69 – Female

1 – Joanna Martello

2 – Mary Flanigan

3 – Patsy Ringler


70 & Over – Male

1 – Bill Dunmire

2 – Roger Coffey


70 & Over – Female

1 – Carole Landoll


Congratulations and we will see you on Saturday, October 4 for Autumnfest!

Upcoming Race – 1 in 8k | 8k and 1k Run

1 in 8k

Sandhills Race Series kicks off its 2014 Fall Series with the 1 in 8k on Saturday, September 6.  The race benefits the Susan G. Komen for the Cure-NC Triangle to the Coast Affiliate.  One in eight women have or will develop breast cancer in her  lifetime.

Race Information

The race will begin in front of Given Memorial Library in Pinehurst, NC (150 Cherokee Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374).  The 8k begins at 8:00 am.  The course runs through the historic Village of Pinehurst, Rassie Wicker Park, and the Village Arboretum (4.97 miles).  Awards will be given to the overall first place winners (male/female), the first survivor finisher, and age group winners (first, second, and third place).

The 1k Fun Run/Walk will begin at 10:30 am, this race is not timed.  Participants in the 8k are welcome to participate in the 1k.  Both races are stroller and pet friendly.  A post race concert will feature musician Tony Barnes.

Tips from SRS

  • Packet Pick-up will take place Friday, September 5 from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Carolina Hotel (80 Carolina Vista Drive), part of  the Pinehurst Resort (Kendall Room)
  • On-line registration is available here.  Paper registration is available here.

Last year the 1 in 8k raised $36,000 for the Susan G. Komen NC Triangle to the Coast Affiliate.


8k map




Upcoming Race – 1 in 8k Moore for the Cure | 8k, 1k


Join us for the 1 in 8k, Saturday, September 7 at 8:00 am. The main race is an 8k, and there is also a 1k fun run for those who wish to participate at a shorter distance. The 8k distance was decided as statistics show that 1 out of every 8 women will develop breast cancer at some time in their lives.

By participating in this event, you can help change that statistic! All proceeds go to the Triangle to the Coast Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, bringing funds and attention to breast cancer awareness, screening, and research. Every year, our local Susan G. Komen affiliate awards over $1 million in grants to local agencies for breast cancer education and screening. Last year, a generous grant was awarded to FirstHealth of the Carolinas, in partnership with the Moore Free Care Clinic and Pinehurst Radiology, to help provide mammograms and treatment to underprivileged women in Moore County.

Race Information

The 1 in 8k is the first featured event of the Fall Series. The race will start and finish in the Village of Pinehurst, with the course taking you through the historic Village, as well as the scenic trail system within Rassie Wicker Park and the Village Arboretum.. Use the address for the Given Memorial Library if you need help finding your way on the drive there: 150 Cherokee Rd, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

The 8k race will start at at 8:00 am, with the 1k fun run following around 10:30 am. Packets can be picked up early Friday, September 6, at the Carolina Hotel in Pinehurst from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm, but can also be picked up the morning of the event.

Tips from SRS

  1. There are 2 ways to register: online at or with a printable, mail-in registration form found here. Registration is $25. With printed forms, please include payment only in the form of a check, and mail to:
    1 in 8k Moore for the Cure
    30 Memorial Drive
    Pinehurst, NC 28374
  2. Use promo code EARLY8K on for a 10% discount if you choose to register online!!!
  3. Online registration closes Thursday, September 5th. Printed registration forms can be turned in up to the morning of the race. As always, register early to secure a t-shirt!
  4. The race will include both paved and trail terrain. Check out the course map here.
  5. Kids, strollers, and dogs are all welcome. (Please keep dogs leashed!)
  6. Breast cancer survivors are especially invited to participate! It will be our honor to run amongst you. 🙂

Join us for this event and support a very worthy cause! A live band, House Call, will be playing the morning of the race and for your enjoyment after all of the action is over, so stick around for some post-race entertainment! For more info about the 1 in 8k, visit their website.