Monday, August 31, 2009
Officials at the Eagle County Regional Airport invited the community to “Romp the Runway” from 4:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009. The event celebrated the reopening of the airport to commercial air traffic and featured a unique sprint-style bike race, a 5K fun run, a children’s obstacle course, a “Paint the Plane” contest and a chalk aircraft drawing contest, plus a spaghetti supper provided by the Town of Gypsum Fire Department.
Pictured above is the women's vet class sprint finish with Pavan Krueger taking 1st Place, Julie Morrow 2nd and Krista Johnson 3rd. (photos by Alex Mintling)