A total of 787 runners competed on Sunday at the 35th Mid-Winter 10 Mile Classic.
Chris Harmon, 29, of Portland successfully defended his title and Erica Jesseman, 28, of Scarborough won the women’s division. Harmon finished in 52 minutes, 54 seconds — more than two and a half minutes ahead of runner-up Michael Gordon, 38, of Falmouth (55:31). Adam Goode, the 2015 champion, placed third in 56:01. Jesseman’s time of 1:01:25 was good enough for a 58-second margin over Jessica Van Binsbergen of Portland. Christine Hein of North Yarmouth placed third and was the first female master (1:02:58).