Photo Gallery: Diaper Dash in Yukon, OK 16/17

Cooper Ferrell, 1, takes the last steps toward the finish line as he reaches to grab a basketball held by his grandfather. Cooper was the only walking toddler entered in his division, but he competed and walked required distance on the mat to claim his ribbon.  Diaper Dash / Baby Crawl contest  at Jackie Cooper Gym in Yukon, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013.  Organizers said nine entries registered to compete in the three categories. Age divisions were six to nine months old; 10 to14 months-old; and walking toddlers. Winner in the youngest category was Liam Sorrels, eight months. Winner of the middle category was Shiloh Meiki, 11 months, and the lone entrant in the walking toddler category was Cooper Ferrell, i year old. The contestants raced individually and were timed by judges. The babies were required to crawl  from one end to the other on a 20 foot mat. Quickest time was awarded first place.   Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman