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Winners Announced for Urban Bourbon Half Marathon and Sam Swope Fiat Corporate Challenge

Louisville, KY – October 25, 2014 – With nearly 3,400 registered participants, the Louisville Sports Commission’s Urban Bourbon Half Marathon went off this morning under cool, cloudy skies at race start.

Michael Moore of LaGrange, Ill., won the men’s half marathon in a time of 1:14:46.02, edging second-place finisher Mike Horan of Goshen, Ky., who clocked a time of 1:15:43.88. Dani Fischer of Wausau, Wis. won the women’s half marathon in 1:21:56.75, just beating Cara Gaines of Louisville, Ky., who finished in 1:23:49.82.

In the nine-team Sam Swope Fiat Corporate Challenge, the University of Louisville finished first in a total time of 4:38:33.45; Frost Brown Todd, LLC finished second in 5:01:15.36.

The top finishers in the 2014 Urban Bourbon Half Marathon:


First Michael Moore 1:14:46.02 LaGrange, Ill.
Second Mike Horan 1:15:43.88 Goshen, Ky.
Third Josh Heird 1:16:47.53 Louisville, Ky.



First Dani Fischer 1:21:56.75 Wausau, Wis.
Second Cara Gaines 1:23:49.82 Louisville, Ky.
Third Angela Yochum 1:29:33.42 Louisville, Ky.


Complete race results can be found by logging onto or

Contributing sponsors of the 2014 Urban Bourbon Half Marathon:  adidas, Bandy Carroll Hellige, Bearno’s, CBS Outdoor, Evan Williams, Falls City Beer, Fleet Feet Sports, Galt House Hotel & Suites, Kentucky Derby Festival, Powerade, Sam Swope, Summit Media – Lite 106.9, The Voice-Tribune, Thrifty Truck Rental and USA Image. The Official Pace Car for the race was provided by Sam Swope Fiat.

Race support was provided by KentuckyOne Health and Louisville Water Company.