†† JIM SCIANNI IS 23RD MEMBER OF SEAL BEACH HALL OF FAME

†††† Jim Scianni was inducted as the 23rd member of our Seal Beach Runners Hall of Fame on January 9, 2012.Some of Jimís running highlights are:

Jim saw a notice in the Boeing News about our monthly 5K and late in 1999 made a new yearís resolution for 2000 to run our monthly 5K.

Jim ran his first race in January 2000 in a time of 27:04. He ran in 6 races in 2000 and since 2000 Jim has ran 9 or more races in 10 straight years.

Jim is running his 111th lunch hour 5K today and his 132nd 5K overall and has a PB of 25:14 set in Feb 2006 in our race.

We have had 977 different runners in the 316 5Ks run to date.And Jim has run the 15th most races of all of those 977 runners.†† And the 14 runners ahead of him ran their first lunch hour 5K long before Jim ran his first race in 2000.

Jim ran a total of 9 10Kís with a PB of 57:21 in April 2010 in the Seal Beach 10K.

Jim has run 6 half marathons with a PB of 203:43 on February 5, 2006.

Part of Jimís cross training is riding his bicycle to and from work about 3 times a week Ė round trip is 43 miles!Jim has been making this round trip for 13 years!Estimated mileage: 87,000 miles!!

††††††††††††††† DAVE PARSEL WINS 126th LUNCH HOUR 5K IN 18:36

†††† Dave Parsel won the January 9, 2012 lunch hour 5K with a time of 18:36. This was the 126th time that Dave has won this race. Rounding out the top five in todayís race were Randy Parker 2- 19:04, Nam Ngo 3- 21:03, Jim Heller 4- 22:56 and 5- Emmett Rahl 23:51.This may have been the first race where only two finishers broke 21 minutes.

†††† Dave Rusher was the 19th runner to reach 100 lunch hour races ran this month.

†††† Mark Lowe lowered his personal best in our 5K by 13:59.The only other personal best established today was by Randy Parker who lowered his PB by 10 seconds in his 27th 5K.Congrats to Mark and Randy.

†††† No one under 40 years of age ran in todaysí race.

††††† Five pictures from todayís race were posted at the end of the 5K pictures at the bottom of link on the next line:

slagshouseofstats.com/Runners.html

†††† The next 5K is scheduled for 11:50 AM Monday, February 13, 2012 at Gate 510 on the northwest corner of the Boeing Seal Beach Facility.

†††††† RICK SALAS PRESENTS NELSON SLAGLE WITH OSU T-SHIRTS

†††††† Rick Salas presented Nelson Slagle with two OSU t-shirts for his efforts on coordinating the 5K and publishing the results for 30 years.Thanks Rick.

AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS ONLY)

 

 

 

MEN

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

20-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Emmett Rahl

23:51

Tim Sydlowski

24:08

50-59

Dave Parsel

18:36

Randy Parker

19:04

60-69

Jim Heller

22:56

Rick Salas

27:17

70-79

David Rusher

27:12

Nelson Slagle

52:36

 

 ††††††††††††††††††††††† WOMEN

 

20-29

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Kathy Kern

24:04

Katherine Rupley

26:31

50-59

Cathy Sejansky

26:53

Andi Kang

30:06

60-69

 

 

 

 

80-89

 

 

 

 

Slag 1-9-2012