Eventual women’s winner Charlotte Recknagel, 17, of Bath, wearing bib No. 878, approaches the Frank Wood Bridge in Topsham on April 15 shortly after the start of the ninth annual Save Our Swinging Bridge 5k. Runners and walkers ranging in age from 7 to 74 took part in the event on the sunny spring day.
Jason Bigonia of Newcastle, the eventual overall winner, nears the finish line of the Save Our Swinging Bridge 5k a minute and a half ahead of the rest of the pack.
Shelley Beal crosses the finish line with her 8-month-old son Andrew napping in the stroller she pushed along the course.