A Summary of the Inaugural Run the Neuf 2018!

The Neuf 2018 by the numbers:

  • Saturday, January 13, 2018 was cold, 12 degrees F in Newton. Russ would have loved it.

  • 259 people from 20 locations (including N. Newton) around the world registered for The Neuf (see list of locations below).

  • 54 sponsors and underwriters helped make this possible (see list below).

  • $7,000 of race proceeds were evenly split between the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and the Russ Neufeld Memorial Scholarship. In addition, sizeable individual donations were given to each organization and LLS of Canada. 

  • Through the run and other donations, The Russ Neufeld Memorial Scholarship balance is up to $10,450.

  • 204 people ate meals served by Mojo's Coffee in N. Newton.

  • 24 volunteers helped the N. Newton event run smoothly.

  • 587 photos were shared via The Neuf Facebook Page.

  • 176 N. Newton 9K/2 Mile participant times can be viewed through the Timer Guys website HERE.

  • 1 dearly missed Russ Neufeld would have definitely approved of this day of building community and sharing the love!

2018 Sponsors

2018 Underwriters

  • Ron & Karen Bachman

  • Nathan Bartel

  • Tim Buller & Rachel Epp Buller

  • Kendra Burkey

  • Max & Ronda Doman

  • David & Mary Duerksen

  • Duane & Janna Duerksen

  • Hanna Eastin

  • Gerry & Ruth Epp

  • Everence

  • Fabiola Flores, Camila's Collection

  • John & Erica Guengerich

  • Brad Guhr & Sara Friesen Guhr

  • Del & Michele Hershberger

  • Tim & Mary Ellen Hodge

  • Tim & Heidi Huber

  • Steve & Monica Janzen

  • Ruth Kauffman

  • Matt & Jenni Koontz

  • Yolanda, Eric, & Noah

  • Kathy Landis & Miles Reimer

  • Mark & DeeDee Landes

  • David LeVan & Karen Sheriff LeVan

  • Emily LeVan, Brad & Maddie Johnson

  • Mike & Lois Massanari

  • The Ne'er-do-wells

  • Clare & Bev Neufeld

  • Kendra Neufeld

  • Rachel Neufeld

  • Ryan & Sara Neufeld

  • Greg & Holly Nickel

  • Darrin Preheim & Maureen Entz

  • Chuck & Cindy Regier

  • Chris & Julia Richer

  • Ben & Angie Savanik

  • Kevin, Christy, & Kate

  • Joe Smucker & Barb Goering

  • The Steel Wheels

  • Dallas & Jan Stutzman

  • Sugargrove Apiaries

  • Kate Szambecki

  • Tom Szambecki

  • Toby Tyner & Megan Upton-Tyner

  • John Wall & Karin Kaufman Wall

  • Crystal & Jesse Wenger

  • Kevin & Marilyn Wilder

  • Adam Yoder & Jenni Holsinger

  • Derek & Joy Yoder

  • Jeff & Lisa Yoder

  • ZenJen Massage Therapy

2018 Poster

2018 Publicity

2018 Runners Abroad

  • Maple Ridge, British Columbia

  • Cincinnati, Ohio

  • Byron Bay, NSW, Australia

  • Bellingham, Massachusetts

  • Monroe, New York

  • Lynden, Washington

  • Wakarusa, Indiana

  • Harrisonburg, Virginia

  • Cormorant Lake, Manitoba

  • Fraserwood, Manitoba

  • Goshen, IN

  • Hartford, CT

  • Morgantown, WV

  • Barrancabermeja, Colombia

  • Atlanta, Georgia

  • Vancouver Island, British Columbia

  • Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

  • Englewood, Colorado

  • West Unity, OH