FOR BREAKING NEWS VISIT WWW.QNS.COM JUNE 20, 2019 • THE QUEENS COURIER 81
Photos by Bruce Adler
Hundreds laced up their running shoes for the Queens 10K through Flushing Meadows Corona Park on Saturday morning,
June 15, sponsored in part by the New York Road Runners Association. Former New York City councilman and current J.P.
Morgan Chase executive Eric Gioia and New York Road Runners Director of Events Paul Ortalano stretched out the fi nish
line tape as Tariku Demelash Abera crosses the fi nish line to win the Queens 10K at Flushing Meadows Corona Park in
a time of 29 minutes, 49 seconds. College Point resident Patricio Castillo of the United Mexican Runners of New York
fi nished second overall with a time of 30 minutes, 6 seconds.
Queens 10K runners put their best feet forward