JIM HELLER WINS RECORD 8TH GUESSTIMATE RACE

Jim Heller correctly guessed his finishing time in the May 10, 2010 5K to win the guesstimate race for the 8th time. Jim joins Jim Crandall and Nelson Slagle as 8 time winners of the guesstimate race.

Rounding out the top 5 were; 2- Jessica Alexander 1 second miss, 3- Mark Calkins 2 second miss, 3- Brian Bousman 2 second miss and 3- David Rusher 2 second miss.

 

DAVE PARSEL WINS MAY 2010 5K

      Dave Parsel won our 298th lunch hour 5K on May 10, 2010 in a time of 18:44.  Dave has now won 108 lunch hour 5Ks. Dave became the 3rd runner to win the 5K at an age of 55 or older. Tracy Brown won the January 15, 1990 in 19:42 at the age of 61 and 2 months. Jim Crandall won the May 1994 race in 21:06 at the age of 58 and 8 months.

This is the 32nd straight 5K won by either John Araujo or Dave Parsel. John Araujo, Jr. won the 5K in August 2007, 33 races go.

      Rounding out the top five were: John Araujo 2- 19:34, Randy Parker 3- 19:52, Nam Ngo 4- 20:05 and James Kalasky 5- 20:16.

Seven runners set Personal Bests led by Frank Nogales who lowered his PB by 2:28. Others establishing PBs were Patty Chi 1:09 lower, Diana Law 56 seconds lower, Jose Sanchez 47 seconds lower, Chris King 17 seconds lower, Ryan Baldasari 9 seconds lower and Randy Parker 6 seconds lower. Congrats to all.

The 48 runners today were the most since 63 ran in March 2005. It was the most runners in a May race since 51 ran in 2001.

 

       The next 5K is scheduled for 11:50 AM Monday, June 13 at Gate 510.

ANNUAL BOEING HUNTINGTON BEACH 5K MAY 12TH

The annual Huntington Beach 5K will be held at the Boeing recreation facility on Wednesday, May 12th at noon. Be there at 11:45. Call Ty Stern on 714-934-9593 to register. Cost to enter race is $10. Cost includes a t-shirt and plenty of refreshments. You must be a Boeing employee or retiree to run.

The Boeing recreation center is located at 14600 Bolsa Chica Street in Huntington Beach.

 

 

AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS ONLY)

 

 

 

MEN

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

10-19

30-39

Emmett Rahl

25:09

Td Gray

27:13

40-49

Randy Parker

19:52

James Kalasky

20:05

50-59

Dave Parsel

18:44

John Araujo

19:34

60-69

Jim Heller

22:22

Rick Salas

25:32

70-79

David Rusher

24:28

Nelson Slagle

46:43

 

 

WOMEN

 

 

20-29

Diana Law

29:26

30-39

40-49

Sheila King

22:22

Cathy Sejansky

26:08

50-59

60-69

Ann Tack

29:49

70-79

Joan McIntyre

38:45

80-89

Soula Thomas

42:26

 

 

 Slag 5-10-2010

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