JOHN ARAUJO WINS APRIL 2013 5K IN 19:33

     John Araujo won his 47th lunch hour 5K in a time of 19:33 on April 8, 2013.  Rounding out the top five were:  Dave Parsel 2- 19:43, David Hicks 3-20:27, Andy Born 4- 21:13 and Kathleen Phair 5- 21:21.  

       Following are some stats from today’s race:

1-   A veteran group ran today. All 28 runners ran the race before, 27 ran at least 4 times and 24 ran at least 14 prior races.

2-   The 28 runners have ran an average of 92 lunch hour 5K’s.

3-   The youngest runner was Emmett Rahl at 42.   13 runners were over 55.  Three were over 70.

4-   13 runners participating today have a lunch hour PB under 20 minutes, 24 under 24:05 and 27 under 27 minutes.

5-   Kathleen Phair was the only runner to best her personal best on a windy day, by beating her prior race by 3 seconds.

6-   Dave Parsel ran 19:43 today, 19:40 last month and 19:43 in February in finishing 2nd to John Araujo each month.

7-   Three females ran this month after 10 females ran in March. 

           The next 5K is scheduled for 11:50 AM Monday, May 13, 2013 at Gate 510 on the northwest corner of the Boeing Seal Beach Facility. 

                                                          ANNUAL SEAL BEACH 5K/10K WILL BE APRIL 13, 2013

      The annual Seal Beach 5K/10K will be run at 8 AM on Saturday, April 13th.   The link below includes information on  the race and a registration form.  To get the discounted rate, you needed to register by March 16.

http://runsealbeach.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2&Itemid=2

       We will meet at the tennis courts adjacent to the sign in area for our annual picture at 7:45 AM.  Look for the Boeing banner on the fence next to the tennis courts.  Any Boeing employee/retiree or lunch hour 5K runners are invited to be in the picture.

                                 ANNUAL BOEING HUNTINGTON BEACH FITNESS CENTER 5K MAY 15, 2013

          The annual Boeing Huntington Beach Fitness Center 5K and 1.3 mile walk will be held on Wednesday, May 15 at noon.  Fee is $12 and includes a t-shirt and plenty of refreshments.  Signup by May 6th and show up by 111:45 AM.  Call Ty Stern at 714-896-3326 with any questions.

 

                                                                             AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP  

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS ONLY)

 

 

 

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

10-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Andy Born

21:13

Emmett Rahl

24:34

50-59

John Araujo

19:33

Dave Parsel

19:43

60-69

Jim Heller

24:33

Rick Salas

28:01

70-79

David Rusher

27:24

Ralph Wetterhahn

33:13

 

                         WOMEN

 

20-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Michelle DeJong

32:10

 

 

50-59

Raji Shunmugavel

36:13

 

 

60-69

 

 

 

 

80-89

 

 

 

 

Slag 4-8-2013