Sunday, May 2, 2010

Weekend Races

There were several races in the area this weekend. Several Limestone County runners competed in these events.

Corinth Coca-Cola Classic 10k Run
Let's begin west at the Corinth Coca-Cola Classic 10k Run in Corinth, MS. This is a popular annual event and was host to the RRCA 10k Championship for the state of Mississippi. Full results are here. Limestone County finishers are listed below.
  1. Mark Smith, Athens, 1:14:31
  2. Joshua Smith, Athens, 1:33:17
Steeplechase 8k
The Steeplechase 8k is a race through Decatur that passes by several church buildings, giving it its name, the "Steeplechase". This race is growing in popularity and had over 400 finishers. Full results are here. Limestone County finishers are listed below.
  1. Aaron Anderson, Athens, 40:30
  2. Tim Fogg, Athens, 40:42
  3. Tom Davidson, Athens, 42:24
  4. Scott Hofacker, Athens, 45:41
  5. Joanna Schley, Athens, 46:49
  6. Kim Roberts, Tanner, 52:14
  7. Nancy Hardison, Athens, 1:03:50
  8. Genoa Perry, Athens, 1:19:59
Run Through the Roses 10k
The inaugural Run Through the Roses 10k was held in Madison. This is a rolling 10k course with a difficult hill near the finish. This was a successful inaugural event with over 400 finishers. Full results are here. Limestone County finishers are listed below.
  1. Jesse Faulk, Elkmont, 47:18
  2. Andrew Pittman, Athens, 47:20
  3. Jonathan Pittman, Athens, 47:46
  4. Kara Faulk, Ardmore, 47:51
  5. Eric Miller, Athens, 50:27
  6. Justin Bedingfield, Athens, 50:52
  7. Jennifer Pitts, Tanner, 53:07
  8. Don Pittman, Athens, 56:59
  9. Johnny Maplesden, Athens, 57:37
  10. Nicole Coker, Athens, 57:51
  11. Donald Joice, Athens, 1:01:35
  12. Ashley Spry, Athens, 1:02:52
  13. Gary Stinnett, Athens, 1:03:06
  14. Laura Cary, Athens, 1:04:02
  15. Nicolas Paniagua, Athens, 1:05:44
  16. Leigh Stinnett, Athens, 1:23:48