JIM HELLER WINS MAY 2011 GUESSTIMATE RACE              

      Jim Heller won the May 9, 2011 lunch hour 5K guesstimate race as he missed His finishing time by 1 second.  Rounding out the top five were:  Stanley Mak 2- 2 second miss, Ed Loh 3- 3 second miss, Peter Lew 4- 5 second miss and Chris King 4 – 5 second miss.   

      Jim Heller has now won a record 10 guesstimate races, two more than Jim Crandall and Nelson Slagle.  Jim has won guesstimate races in 6 of the last 8 years (didn’t have races one year) and won 9 guesstimate races in that time period (2003-2011).  No other runner has won more than 3 guesstimate races since 2003!    Congrats Jim.

     DAVE PARSEL WINS 120th LUNCH HOUR 5K ON MAY 9 2011

      Thirty-seven runners participated in the May 9, 2011 lunch hour 5K as Dave Parsel won his 120th race in a time of 18:03.  Rounding out the top five were John Araujo 2- 19:42, Randy Parker 3- 20:51, Nam Ngo 4- 21:02 and David Smith 5- 21:43.

      Four runner’s established personal bests (PB) led by Dan Pettibone who lowered his PB by 35 seconds.  The other three runners establishing PB’s  were: Maricela Garcia (19 seconds better), John Nowak (11 seconds better) and Chris King (4 seconds better).  Congrats to all.

     Dan Pettibone ran his first lunch hour 5K in February and has set a new Personal Best three straight months lowering his PB by 1:37 since his initial race.  Congrats Dan.

     No Boeing runners or any male runners less than 40 years of age ran in today’s race.

     The next 5K is scheduled for 11:50 AM Monday, June 13, 2011 at Gate 510 on the northwest corner of the Boeing Seal Beach Facility

           ANNUAL BOEING HB FITNESS CENTER 5K ON WEDNESDAY   

       The annual Boeing Huntington Beach Fitness Center 5K will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.   The Fitness Center is located on 14600 Bolsa Chica about two blocks north of Bolsa Ave in Huntington Beach.    The cost is $10 and includes a T-shirt and practically a lunch buffet. 

      Register at the Fitness Center in Huntington Beach or call Ty Stern on 714-934-9593 to register.       

AGE GROUP PLACING   

    

AGE GROUP

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS ONLY)

 

 

 

MEN

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

20-29

 

 

30-39

 

 

40-49

Randy Parker

20:51

Tim Sydlowski

23:57

50-59

Dave Parsel

18:03

John Araujo

19:42

60-69

Yihfa Wang

22:44

Jim Heller

22:57

70-79

Nelson Slagle

47:07

 

 

WOMEN

 

20-29

30-39

40-49

Lin Lynn

37:00

 

 

50-59

Andi Kang

28:06

 

 

60-69

Ann Tack

30:02

Linda Creason

44:56

Slag 5-9-2011