Dwight Nelson

Dwight Nelson was the first male runner to cross the finish line at the 2015 Celebrate Differences 5K Race with a time of 19:15. He is a proud Oswego resident and 7th grade science teacher, who has been supporting Celebrate Differences and their mission since it’s start in 2007. He met the Christiansen family through his kid’s sporting events. His son plays sports with Rebecca’s son Kyle, Ryan’s twin brother.

Dwight enjoys racing and thinks it’s great when his love of running coincides with helping such a worthwhile cause. He truly believes in the mission to foster a community of acceptance which promotes the best opportunities for individuals with disabilities to achieve their dreams.

Age 46
Bib # 2574
Overall Time 00:19:14.6
Pace 6:12