Kingman, AZ, May 22, 2019 – Kingman Regional Medical Center and the Dambar Steakhouse are pleased to announce the results of the Sixteenth Annual Route 66 Race for Hospice. This year’s race was made possible by the following sponsors:
- Mary Chan
- Dambar & Steakhouse
- Ambient Edge
- Arizona Sommers
- Baker Chevron
- Desert Construction
- Harrah’s Casino
- Mission Bank
- Mountain West Telecom
- Morfeld-Ray Architects
- Outland Enterprises
- T.R. Orr
- Waste Management
The KRMC Foundation wishes to extend a special thanks to Mary Chan, who raised five-thousand dollars in support of this year’s Race for Hospice.
The event took place on Saturday, May 11th, in downtown Kingman. Proceeds from the event support operations of the KRMC Joan and Diana Hospice Home, which provides comfort and care to people with limited life expectancy.
The 10k and 5k races began and ended at the Powerhouse Visitor Center on Route 66. The 5K route proceeded up El Trovatore Hill, with the turnaround point at the crest of the hill. The 10K route also went up El Trovatore Hill and continued onto Hualapai Mountain Road, turning around just past the Copper Ridge apartments.
Dan Kuch finished first overall in the men’s 10K with a time of 37:00 and Jennifer Swapp finished first overall in the women’s 10K with a time of 42:25. Chris Brady took the first place overall finish in the men’s 5K with a time of 20:36 and Jamie Rose took the first place overall finish in the women’s 5K with a time of 22:22.
Photo: From left to right: Scott Kern, KRMC Director of Community Relations and Development; Mary Chan; Cecelia Clouser, KRMC Foundation; Ben McGlothlin, KRMC Public Relations Specialist
About Kingman Regional Medical Center
(KRMC) is a 235-bed multi-campus health care system in Kingman, Arizona that employs over 1,900 employees, 150 volunteers, and 270 physicians/allied health professionals. KRMC is the largest provider of health and wellness services in northwestern Arizona. It is home to an advanced imaging center, cancer center, cardiovascular center, rehabilitation and balance center, wound care center, sleep disorders center, acute rehabilitation specialty hospital, primary and specialty care clinics, hospice home, and beautiful wellness center. KRMC is also a teaching hospital offering residencies in emergency medicine and family medicine and a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. The hospital received the Arizona Innovation Award for its efforts to proactively enhance healthcare in a rural community. The hospital’s vision is to provide the region’s best clinical care and patient service through an environment that fosters respect for others and pride in performance. For more information visit www.azkrmc.com.