MARISSA WINS 2ND LUNCH HOUR 5K IN AUGUST 2015 IN 19:42

     Marissa Nickles ran a 19:42 to capture her 2nd lunch hour 5K in two times running the event.  Marissa now has the 3rd

and 4th (20:01) fastest female times ever in the lunch hour 5K and remains the only female to win the lunch hour 5K.  The top two female times are 19:04 by Nicole Blalock in October 2007 at the age of 23 and 19:27 by Laura Weaver who ran a 19:27 at the age of 28 in January 1999.

     Rounding out the top five in today’s race were: Brian Conboy 2- 20:16, John Araujo 3- 20:39, Dave Parsel 4- 20:56 and Donald Martin 5- 21:22.   Congrats to all of you.

      Marissa is a college student and is the daughter of Mary and Dan Nickles.  Mary has ran 25 lunch hour 5K’s and Dan has ran 11.   Marissa attends Cal Poly Pamona and is on the track team usually running the 1500.  Her personal best for the 1500 is 4:42.  Her fastest 5K is 18:11.  She graduated from Fountain Valley High School where she had a personal best of 18:30 for 3 miles and 5:10 for the mile. 

      Don Otjen and Marissa Nickles were the only runners establishing personal bests (PB) today.  Don knocked 25 seconds off of his PB and Marissa lowered her PB by 19 seconds.   

     Emmett Rahl ran his 87th consecutive race today, the third longest streak ever.  Emmett is chasing

Peter Lew’s record of 120 consecutive races that ended 3 years ago.  Kie Soohoo and Nelson Slagle both ran

their 33rd straight race today.  Kathy Massanet ran her 14th straight race and  Jim Scianni ran his 12th straight race.  Dave Parsel and Steve Mills ran their 10th straight race.  These 7 runners are the only participants in all 8 races in 2015.

       We had 12 runners participate today that have a PB under 20 minutes, but nine of the set their PB over ten

years ago.

     

                                          AGE GROUP PLACING – RACE # 360  

    

AGE GROUP  

PLACINGS

 

(BOEING RUNNERS

 ONLY)

 

 

 

MEN

 

 

AGE

                 FIRST

TIME

               SECOND

TIME

10-29

 

 

 

 

30-39

Giovany Pelaez

23:38

 

 

40-49

Michael Jones

23:49

Emmett Rahl

41:31

50-59

John Araujo

20:39

Todd Schroeder

21:48

60-69

Dave Parsel

20:56

Rick Salas

30:38

70-79

Nelson Slagle

48:46

 

 

80-89

 

 

 

 

 

                        

WOMEN

 

 

19-29

Marissa Nickles

19:42

 

 

30-39

 

 

 

 

40-49

Michelle DeJong

28:46

 

 

50-59

Rosemary Ludwinski

28:10

Raji Shunmugavel

40:40

70-79

 

 

 

 

Slag  8-10-15