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New Zealand native wins 39th annual Crescent City Classic

Jake Robertson (Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) Jake Robertson (Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

Many participated in the 39th annual Crescent City Classic Saturday morning, and it was a New Zealand-native who took home the top prize. Jake Robertson finished the race in 27:52. 

The top female finisher was Mamitu Daska, who finished in 32:17. The top local male was Ian Carr who posted a time of 31:52, good enough for eight overall and Malia Cali was the top local female with a time of 37:02. 

Over $750,000 was raised for local charities through the "Run For It!" charity program.

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