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Fall 2010 Results Summary

October 22, 2010

The Fall of 2010 version of the race was held on a cool sunny / cloudy day of about 8C. The field held 13 10K runners and 10 5K runners.

Glen Bergen picked up the 10K runners trophy coming within 6 seconds of his predicted time of 45 minutes turning in a time of 45:06. He was followed in by Peter Aultman and Rick Groot. Alan Rooks galloped to the fastest time of the day placing 4th with a time of 38:35.

The 5K featured the top three runners all finishing within 46 100ths of a second of each other. Thank goodness for that precise swiss timing :). Mike Wigglesworth took home the prize by running 24:59.78, 10.22 seconds under his prediction of 25:10. Mike Theunissen ran 25:09.51, just 10.51 seconds off his time and in 3rd place Nancy Brookbank was just 10.68 seconds off her predicted time of 29 minutes. Wow!

Phil Gibson turned in the swiftest 5K time at 20:47.

The embarrassing, shameful Shoe of Shame award went to race veteran Sydney Pereira who ran a dreadful 3 minutes and 16 seconds under his soft prediction of 58 minutes. Boo!

  
Spring 2010 Run Down race
   

10K Winner Glen Bergen - Congrats Glen!!

10 KM Results
   
Fall 2010 Run Down race - 10K winner
   
   

5K Winner Mike Wigglesworth - Super running Mike!!

5 KM Results
   
Fall 2010 Run Down race - 5K winner
   
Beat the Handicapper Contest
  
The Beat the Handicapper Contest is won by the person who correctly guesses the results of four other runners most accurately.
Alison Burton wins with a total difference of 1 minute 59 seconds.
  
Race Volunteers
 
The race wouldn't be a success without the generous contribution of the race volunteers. This year's volunteers were :
Jim Wendland
Kelsey Dawson
Carrie Theunissen
Cathy Cranbury
  
Race Organizing Committee
 
The race comes together twice a year through the efforts of the race organizing committee.
Alison Burton - race communication
Mike Theunissen - race results & preparation of race entries and fee collection
Jim Wendland - race course detail
Glen Bergen - volunteers
Tracey Taylor-Wood - prize table
Mike Wigglesworth - trophy engraving
Bob Dawson - web site
Dan Burton - bossing others