Records & Results

The Fitger’s 5K began in 1990 and over more than three decades has now become Duluth’s premier spring running event.

The 3.1-mile race traditionally starts and finishes in front of the historic Fitger’s building. The scenic race course takes participants through downtown Duluth and Canal Park.

Below are the all-time Fitger’s 5K race records and winners from each year.


MEN’S ALL-TIME RECORD HOLDER — Joe Moore, 2003 (14:53)

Women’s All-Time Record Holder — Katie koski, 2012 (17:48)


Men’s Winners

2020 – Liam Fife (17:29)

2019 – Scott Behling (15:18)

2018 – Nate Routhier (15:35)

2017 – Scott Behling (15:54)

2016 – Scott Behling (16:08)

2015 – Justin Grunewald (15:18)

2014 – Trevor Zimak (15:54)

2013 – Joe Moore (14:53)

2012 – Michael Reneau (15:10)

2011 – Justin Grunewald (16:10)

2010 – Eric Hartmark (25:16)

WOMen’s Winners

2020 – Rochelle Wirth (21:19)

2019 – Casey Hovland (18:08)

2018 – Ellen Smith (18:26)

2017 – Anna Lahti (19:56)

2016 – Megan Baertsch (19:31)

2015 – Carrie Tollefson (18:20)

2014 – Katie McGee (19:30)

2013 – Morgan Place (17:53)

2012 – Katie Koski (17:48)

2011 – Gabrielle Cyr (18:58)

2010 – Jen Houck (27:50)