JOHN ARAUJO WINS NOVEMBER 5K IN A TIME OF 20:11

     John Araujo won his 45th lunch hour 5K in a time of 20:11 on November 12, 2012.  Rounding out the top five were: Andy Born 3- 20:22, Randy Parker 4- 20:44 and Nam Ngo 4- 21:13    

      Mary Nickles and Audrena Cheung-Liv both established personal bests (PB).   Mary lowered her PB for the third consecutive race, this time by 32 seconds.  Audrena lowered her PB by 52 seconds.   Congrats to Mary and Audrena.

     Four of the five runners with consecutive races ran extended their streaks today.  Dave Parsel ran his 63rd straight race today, the 5th longest in the history of the lunch hour 5K,  Emmett Rahl has now ran in 54 straight races which is the 7th longest streak, Jim Scianni 21, and Jim Heller 13.  Nelson Slagle’s streak of 14 ended.

    Mary Nichols broke her 50 year old female record by 32 seconds running a 21:58.  She now has the five fastest times for a 50+ female runners in the 327 lunch hour races.  Mary is the 12th fastest female of any age to run in our 327 lunch hour races.  Way to go Mary!

          My web site is up and running with a new host.  The 5K results are posted on my web site.

         The next 5K is scheduled for 11:50 AM Monday, December 10, 2012 at Gate 510 on the northwest corner of the Boeing Seal Beach Facility.  We will induct our 24th member into our Seal Beach Runners Hall of Fame

                                                 ANNUAL RUN TO THE PIER FOR BEER WILL BE DECEMBER 15

     The annual run to the pier for beer has been scheduled for Wednesday, December 12th.  You can start your run from anywhere, but be at Ruby’s at the end of the Seal Bach pier by 12:15 PM as that is when the group picture will be taken.  You are welcomed to join the group at Ruby’s afterword.

                                AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP  

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS ONLY)

 

 

 

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

10-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Andy Born

20:22

Emmett Rahl

24:47

50-59

John Araujo

20:11

Randy Parker

20:44

60-69

Jim Heller

23:54

Rick Salas

26:32

70-79

Ralph Wetterhahn

33:08

 

 

 

                         WOMEN

 

20-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

Audreana Cheung-Liv

26:35

 

 

40-49

Kathy Kern

26:47

 

 

50-59

Mary Nickles

21:58

Andi Kang

28:57

60-69

 

 

 

 

80-89

Soula Thomas

47:26

 

 

Slag 11-20-2012