JOHN ARAUJO WINS 35TH ANNIVERSARY RACE WITH A TIME OF 20:50.

     John Araujo won the 35th anniversary race with a time of 20:50.  The first lunch hour 5K

was held in April 1981. John has won 57 races including the last 6 that he has ran.  Rounding out the top five were: Joe McCurdy 2- 21:23, Giovany Pelaez 3- 22:46, Chuck Sohaskey 4- 23:34 and Nina Law 5- 23:37.

      Personal bests (PB) were set by Joe McCurdy (1.32 better) and Johan Deprez (20 seconds better).  Congrats Joe and Johan.

      Jim Heller and Nelson Slagle were the only runners to run the first race and todays race.

      Emmett Rahl kept his consecutive races streak alive despite and open fracture of the elbow, surgery requiring screws in the elbow, and being discharged from the hospital at 10 AM this morning (less than 2 hours from start of race).  He walked the 5K with a sling and cast on his arm.  He broke his arm Saturday two days ago) during a training run at Mount Wilson.

     Emmett has now ran 95 consecutive races (3rd longest streak ever), Nelson Slagle has ran 41 straight races and Jim Scianni has ran 20 straight races.  Others that have ran all four 2016 races are Peter Lew, Jim Heller, Dave Parsel, Tim Sydlowski, Cathy Sejansky and Kathy Massanet.

 

               ANNUAL SEAL BEACH 5K/10K WILL HELD APRIL 9, 2016

     The annual Seal Beach 5K/10K was held April 9, 2016.  Race results of Boeing and Lunch

Hour 5K runners running Saturday are also posted on my web site at link: http://slagshouseofstats.com/5KStats/5KSite4.html.  The SB 5K/10K link is just after the lunch hour 5K times in the 2nd column.

     Four runners ran the Seal Beach 10K on Saturday and today’s 5K.  They were Jim Scianni, Mark Miyahara, Robert Lubanski and Nelson Slagle.  Kathy Massanet and Bob Beachler ran the 5K

Saturday and the 5K today.

 

                                          AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP  

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS

 ONLY)

 

 

 

MEN

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

10-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

Giovany Pelaez

22.46

 

 

40-49

Joe McCurdy

21:23

Mark Lowe

51:37

50-59

John Araujo

20:50

Mark Miyahara

23.49

60-69

Jim Heller

24:38

Dave Parsel

25:04

70-79

Oliver Black

38.00

Ralph Wetterhahn

38.48

38:48

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Michelle DeJong

28:49

 

 

50-59

Cathy Sejansky

28:15

Andi Kang

28:53

60-69

 

 

 

 

Slag  4-11-16