††††††† OLIVER BLACK 28th INDUCTEE INTO SEAL BEACH RUNNERS HALL OF FAME

 

†††† Oliver Black became the 28th inductee into the Seal Beach Runners Hall of Fame prior to the

monthly lunch hour 5K on December 14, 2015.

A few highlights of Oliverís running career follow:

Oliver started running with a workout group at Aviation High School in Redondo Beach in 1974

He ran his first race in 1979 at the age of 35 at the Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K which he has

†††† run 21 times.

He has ran 91 lunch hour 5Kís with a personal best (PB) of 21:26 in June 1995.††

He ran 20 other 5Kís and has a PB of 17:48 in Nov 1980 at the Torrance 5K.

He has ran 76 10K events with a PB of 37:24 which he ran twice.The first time was in 1979 at the

†††† Santa Monica Christmas Run.The second time was at the Redondo Beach Super Bowl 10K run.

He ran four 4.8 mile Huntington Beach Central Park Adventure Cross Country runs once winning his

†††† age group.

He ran five Huntington Beach Surf City 5 mile runs on sand.

He ran eleven Bastille Day 8K runs in Newport Beach with a PB of 34:38.

 

††††††††††† MARK VISHNEVSK WINS INITIAL RACE IN 2015 BEST TIME OF 17:46

†††† Mark Vishnevsk wins his first lunch hour 5K in his initial appearance.

Mark ran a 17:46 on December 14, 2015 which was the fastest time since

June 2011 when Dave Parsel ran a 17:42.Rounding out the top five in todayís race were:David Schiller 2- 20:23,†† Nam Ngo 3- 21:52, Dave Parsel 4- 22:14, and Nina Law in 21:57.

†††† Six runners ran all 12 races in 2015.The iron men for 2015 are Emmett Rahl running his 91st straight race (3rd longest streak), Kie Soohoo running his 37th straight race (tied for 15th longeststreak), Don Otjen running his 27th straight race, Jim Scianni running his 16thStraight race, Mong Noiboonsook running his 13th straight race and Nelson Slagle running his 37th straight race.

††††† Ed Loh ran a 24:01 today tying a 70-79 age group record held by David Rusher.Congrats

Ed!

††††† Kevin Hsu set the only personal best, lower his first race last month by 13 seconds.

†††† A record six runners over the age of 70 completed the 5K today. Another 4 runners were 64-69 years old.

†††††††††††† ANNUAL RUN TO THE PIER FOR BEER IS WEDNESDAY, DEC 16

††††† The annual run to the Seal Beach pier will be held on Wednesday, December 16th.Time your run to reach the entrance to the Seal Beach Pier before 12:15 as a group picture will be taken at 12:15.

††††† The group making the run will decide the venue for lunch.

 

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS

ONLY)

 

 

 

MEN

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

10-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Richard Perales

27:20

 

 

50-59

David Schiller

20:23

Jim Scianni

28:00?

60-69

Dave Parsel

22:14

Mark Miyahara

24:05

70-79

Ed Loh

24:01

Ralph Wetterhahn

37:00

80-89

 

 

 

 

 

 ††††††††† ††††††††††††††

WOMEN

 

 

19-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Stephanie Born

27:00?

 

 

50-59

Mary Nickles

22:41

Kathy Kern & Cathy Sejansky

29:03

60-69

 

 

 

 

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