Ft Eustis 10K, Mar 2

Ft Eustis 10 All Runners List
Ft Eustis 10K Age Group Winners List

Below are the award winners for the 15th Annual Fort Eustis 10K held at Fort Eustis, VA. The race was held on Saturday morning, March 2, 2013 sponsored by the Fort Eustis MWR. The race was conducted and results
were generated by the Peninsula Track Club. Conditions at race time were very cool but good for running, overcast with a breeze and temperatures in the upper 30s.

The course for the Fort Eustis 10K was USATF certified (VA02048RT) and was run as certified. The race started and finished at Anderson Fieldhouse on Fort Eustis. This is the 3rd race of the 2011 Peninsula Track Club Grand Prix series.

162 runners entered the 10K (down from 241in 2012) with 151 completing the race (down from 193 in 2012).

While the number of runners was smaller than 2012, the top finishers in 2013 were significantly faster with all top 4 Male finishers beating the 2012 winning time of 36:38; Blaine O’Reilly, 24 of Williamsburg, VA was
first with a time of 33:38 (5:25 pace) followed by Victor Flemming, 33 of Smithfield, VA (34:22; 5:32 pace), Bryce Livingston, 25 of WIlliamsburg (35:10; 5:40 pace) and Todd Kessler, 30 of Newport News (36:31; 5:53 pace).

The women were also faster than the 2012 winning time of 43:08. 1st Woman Overall was Mercedes Castillo-D’Amico, 55 of Newport News with a time of 41:53 (6:45 pace) followed by Crystal Witte, 27 of Yorktown in 42:30 (6:51 pace) and Karla Haven, 51 of Plainview, VA slightly behind the 2012 winning time finishing in 43:30 (7:00 pace).

Note: Mercedes Castillo D’Amico would have taken the state record for the distance at her current age.  Owing to the fact that Ft Eustis’s certification had laspsed, Mercedes did not achieve a record for her age group. PTC offers Apologies to Mercedes and Andy. This should have been announced at race start that the certification had lapsed.

Gloucester 8K Run and 3K Run/Walk, Feb 16

3 K Walk all walkers list
3 K Walk Age Group winners
8K All Runners List
8K Age Group Winners list

Above are the award winners for the 2nd Annual Gloucester 8K Run and 3K Run/Walk held on the roads around Gloucester High School in Gloucester, VA. Awards in the 8K went to the top 3 men and women overall and the top 3 in each age group. Awards were also given for the top 3 men and women in the 3K. The race was held on Saturday morning, February 16, 2013. Proceeds support the Gloucester County Educational Foundation. The race itself was conducted by the Peninsula Track Club.

The race was held on a challenging day with temperatures dropping from 40 into the 30s as rain started which occasionally turned to snow during the
run. Breezy conditions increased the weather challenge.

Despite the conditions 169 runners signed up, 71 in the 3K and 98 in the 8K. A total of 144 runners completed one of the events, with 58 finishers in the 3K and 86 finishers in the 8K. The races were held simultaneously with the same start and finish – the 3K participants
completed the initial out and pack loop while the 8K runners went past Gloucester High School to do a different 5K loop that made up the 8K course. The courses are accurately measured but are not USATF
certified.

Joe & Sue Moore Scholarship 5K

Scholarship 5K Age Group Winners list
Scholarship 5K All Runners list

Above are the award winners for the 2013 Joe & Sue Moore Memorial PTC Scholarship 5K Run held on the trails in Sandy Bottom Nature Park in Hampton. Awards went to the top 3 men and women overall and the top 3 in each age group. The race was held on Saturday morning, February 9, 2013. Proceeds go to support the Peninsula Track Club Joe & Sue Moore Memorial College Scholarship. The race was organized and conducted by the Peninsula Track Club.

This was also the second race in the Peninsula Track Club 2013 Grand Prix series.

117 runners entered the 5K (up from 113 in 2012) with 103 runners completing the 5K (up from 102 in 2012). The race was completely on trails within the Sandy Bottom Nature Park and is not USATF certified. Conditions at race time were sunny, cold and breezey with temperatures in the 30s.

Grafton Cold Feet 5k, Feb 2

Grafton 5K All runners
Grafton 5k Age Group winners

Below are the award winners for the 9th Annual Grafton Cold F-F-Feet 5K, a cross country road race held on the trails around Grafton High School in York County. The race was held on Saturday morning, February 2, 2013.
The 5K is sponsored by the Grafton High School Boosters. The race was conducted by the Peninsula Track Club. The Grafton Cold F-F-Feet 5K is the 1st race of the 2013 PTC Grand Prix Series. The 2nd race of the
series will be the Joe & Sue Moore Memorial Scholarship 5K at Sandy Bottom Nature Park on Saturday, February 9, 2013.

Conditions at race time were sunny and cold with little wind, temperatures around 30. The course was modified from previous years due to contruction blocking part of the trails behind Grafton High School, but the start and finished were modified to compensate. The modified
course was accuratly measured, but is not USATF certified.

177 runners entered the 5K (down from 193 in 2012) with 162 runners completing the course (down from 186 in 2012).

 

Knights of Columbus 10 Miler, Mar 31

KofC10M All Runners list
KofC10M Age Group Winners

Below are the award winners for the 1st Annual Knights of Columbus 10 Mile Run for the Heart held on the tour roads of the Yorktown Battlfield on Saturday morning, March 30, 2013 The race was sponsored by the
Knights of Columbus with proceeds benefiting the American Heart Association.

Finish line and results services were provided by the Peninsula TrackClub.

The course started and finished near Surrender Field on the battlefield. Conditions at race time were sunny with temeratures moving from the 40s
into the 50s cduring the course of the race.

A total of 153 runners entered the 10 Miler with 100 runners completing
the course.

Menchville Winter Chill 5K, Jan 19

Menchville5k all runners list
Menchville5k age group winners list

Above are the award winners for the 2nd Annual Menchville Winter Chill 5K held on the roads and trails near Menchville High School in Newport News, VA on Saturday morning, January 19, 2013. The race benefitted the Menchville Choral groups. The course is not USATF certified.

The conditions were bright and sunny with temperatures in the 30s with a cool breeze. 138 runners entered the race (down from 140 in 2012) with 115 completing the 5K (up from 96 in 2012).

Finish line and results services were provided by the Peninsula Track Club.

I AM 10K, Jan 12

IAM10Kall13.pdf
IAM10Kwin13.pdf

Above are the award winners for the 2nd Annual I AM 10K held at Newport News Park, Newport News, VA. The race was held on Saturday morning, January 12, 2013 sponsored by I AM Fitness.

The race was conducted and results were generated by the Peninsula Track Club. Conditions at race time were foggy and damp with a slight breeze and temperatures at the start of the race in the low 50s.

The 10K had 164 runners entered (up from 128 runners in 2012) with 145 completing the 10K (up from 103 in 2012). The race was held in Newport News Park, starting and finishing on the Old Stable Road and followed the roads and trails within Newport News Park. The course runs mainly on trails and is not USATF certified

Competition was strong with Victor Flemming, 33 of Smithfield, winning with a time of 35:21. Next was Todd Kessler, 30 of Newport News in 36:04 followed by Douglas Marshall, 38 of Mathews with a time of 37:00.

For the women, Karen Terry, 24 of Newport News was first woman and 7th overall with a time of 41:51. 2nd was Karen Kovacs, 46 of Hayes in a time of 45:11 followed by Susan Hagel, 39 of Norfolk at 48:09.

 

Sentara Health Fitness 5k, 1 Jan 2013

Sentara 5k All Runners List
Sentara 5k Age Group Winners (Top 3 in each age group).

Above are the overall and age group winners for the 2013 Sentara 5K held on the roads in and around the Sentara Careplex and Coliseum Central in Hampton, VA on New Year’s Day morning, Tuesday, January 1, 2013. The race was organized by the Sentara Careplex Fitness Center and benefits the American Cancer Society in Memory of Denise Suits, former employee of the Sentara Fitness Center and former member of the Peninsula Track Club.

The race took place on a cloudy day with very light rain from time to time with temperatures around 50 at race time. The course is not USATF cetified.

246 runners entered the 5K (down from 295 in 2012) with 187 completing the race (down from 263 in 2012).

Finish line and results services were provided by the Peninsula Track Club.