Friday, February 10, 2012

2012 Fleet Feet Racing: Rick Maehlmann

Name: Rick Maehlmann
Date of Birth: September 13, 1976
City: Madison, Alabama

Brief Biography

I've been inspired by the running community in Huntsville since I moved to town in 2000. I enjoy the solitude of a long solo run as much as sharing running experiences with friends and my beautiful and talented wife.

Short Term Goals

Have fun and enjoy running, sub-18 5K, 10K PR

Long Term Goals

Stay healthy, have fun and enjoy running, travel to some fun and interesting marathons on the way to running a marathon in every state, complete ten Mountain Mists

Personal Records
  • 2 Mile at Winter Winds on 02/2004 Time 11:57
  • 5km at Spooktacular on 10/2011 Time 18:30
  • 4 Mile at Winter Winds on 02/2003 Time 25:27
  • 5 Mile at River City 5 Mile on 06/2002 Time 31:44
  • 10km at Cotton Row Run on 05/2003 Time 39:20
  • 15km at Monte Sano 15K on 10/2010 Time 1:02:35
  • 10 Mile at Rocket Run 10 Miler Time 1:07:23
  • Half Marathon at Huntsville Half Marathon on 11/2011 Time 1:27:03
  • Marathon at Marshall Marathon on 11/2010 Time 3:14:52
  • 50km at Trail Run from the Ranger on 12/2009 Time 5:12:30

Goal Races
  • Instant Classic Marathon, Marathon, 3/17/2012
  • River City Run, 10K, 4/7/2012
  • Cotton Row Run, 5/28/2012
  • Mountain Mist, 50K, 1/29/2013

A fun fact others might not know

I'm a nonrepentant dark chocaholic.

How have you been an ambassador to the sport of running?

I try to set a good example for other runners and encourage them to enjoy participating as a competitor or volunteer.