David Rosen/Kendra McLeod
The West Seattle 5k Walk/Run on May 19 along Alki Beach took place under cloudy but not rainy conditions as hundreds of participants joined the event that benefits West Seattle High School.

SLIDESHOW: 5K and Summer Streets prove popular

Josh Fountain and Kelley McKean win West Seattle 5k

West Seattle’s Alki waterfront was taken over by pedestrians and bike peddlers on Sunday, May 19 as the West Seattle 5k Run/Walk and Alki Summer Streets Day (also known as Car Free Alki Day).

The day started bright (Ok, it was actually cloudy)and early as hundreds of participants ran or walked the West Seattle 5k. The winners were as follows:

Male
1st
Josh Fountain Seattle time 16:44

2nd
Keefe Hanson Lake Tapps, WA time 16:53

3rd
Wyatt Golding, Seattle WA time 17:00

Female
1st
Kelley McKean, time 19:23

2nd
Adrienne Salzwedel Seattle 19:32

3rd
Roxanne Wegman, Lakewood, Wa 19:36

The first kid to finish was
Logan Schiller age 14

After the run, Alki Ave. was turned over to the people for a day full of activities, including live bands, local art and a costumed bicycle parade put on the Alki Beach Creeps, a local bike group.

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