Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Recent Results

On the 4th of July, the Nike Fleet Feet Racing Team was in action in Huntsville, Atlanta and Birmingham!

In Huntsville at the Firecracker 5km, Blake Thompson lead the way with a 17:38 (2nd overall) and Dink Taylor was 5th overall and first men's master in 18:12.  Caitlin Morris was the women's winner in 18:33 (9th overall) and Jill Koch was 2nd female in 19:32.

Official Results

In Birmingham at the 8.2 mile Peavine Falls road/trail race, Eric Charette finished 6th overall with a time of 50:49. The first half of this race is a climb up to the top of Oak Mountain and after a cone turn around, is a fast downhill on roads and trails back to the start.

Official Results

Starting in Atlanta with the largest 10km race in the United States, where Jim Clemens ran 37:17 at the Peach Tree Road Race and finished 232nd overall out of 57,809 runners.

Official Results

Marty Clarke ran a 5km race on July 3rd in 96 degree weather with a 7am start and finished in 18:33 and was the 1st Grandmaster.

On July 10, Eric Charette set the fastest known time for the 40.4 mile Greenstone Ridge Trail on Isle Royale in Lake Superior, running unsupported from Washington Creek Trail to Hidden Lake Trail in a time of 8 hours, 47 minutes and 36.90 seconds.  His report can be found online at