Running in 2011

  • Published on January 13, 2013

29 race starts, total mileage 1,189.99 miles, average 41.034 miles

8 ultras, total mileage 945.79, average 118.223 miles

7 marathons, total 183.4 miles

13 races 5K to ½ marathon 57.7 miles, average 4.438 miles

Events

2-12, Cullen Healthy Heart 8K, Wauwatosa, 2nd 60-64

3-6, Caumsett Park 50K USA Road Champs, LI, NY, 1st 60-64 (66NT)

3-12, Ladispoli 10K, Ladispoli, ITA

3-20, Rome Marathon, Rome, ITA

4-9, Mad City, USA 100K Road Champs, Madison, WI, 1st 60-64 (67NT)

4-18, Boston Marathon, 462nd 60-64

4-30, The Deer Run 5K, Brown Deer, WI, 1st 60-64

5-7, Door County Half-marathon, Fish Creek, WI, 4th 60-64

5-14, Cellcom Green Bay Marathon, 5th 60-64

5-21, Nove Colli 202.6K, (125 miles) Cessanatico, ITA, 1st 60-64

5-28, Del Passatore 100K, Florence, ITA, 1st 60-64

6-2-9, Torino-Roma No Stop 722K, Turin to Rome, ITA (448+ miles) 2nd Overall, 1st 60-64, left 6-10, home that night at 10 p.m.

6-11, Bellin 10K, Green Bay, WI, 33rd 60-64 (arrived Green Bay 1a.m.)

6-22, Superun 8K, Milwaukee, WI, 1st 60-64

7-9, IAU 70K Trail World Championships, Connemara, IRL, failed to make cutoff time at 42.2K (8:17:12, my first DNF in 166 ultra starts)

7-16, Fish Day 8K, Port Washington, WI, 1st 60-64

7-20, Manitowoc Area Track Club 5K, 1st 50+

8-6, Brat Trot 4-mile, Sheboygan, WI, 1st 60-64

8-13, Paavo Nurmi Marathon, Hurley, WI, 2nd 60-69

9-10, IAU 100K World Championships, Winschoten, NED, 3rd 60-64

9-17-18, USA 24H Road Championships, Cleveland, OH, 1st 60-64 (68NT)

10-1, Make-A-Wish 5K, Two Rivers, WI, 3rd Overall

10-2, Lakefront Marathon, Milwaukee, WI (25th LFM finish, 900th race finish and Guinness World Record for most runners linked to complete a marathon–62)

10-9, Chicago Marathon, Chicago, IL, 25th 60-64

10-23, Tussey mOUTaiNBACK 50-mile USA Road Championships, 1st 60-64, 69th National Title

11-5, Turkey Trot 4-mile, Institute, WI, 1st 60-69

11-12, Turkey Prediction Run, 3-mile, Fond du Lac, prize winner

11-24, Doug Opel Run for the Kids, 2-mile, Sheboygan, 1st 60-64

12-3, USATF Market Street Mile, St. Louis, MO, 3rd 60-69

12-31, Chilly Chili Run, 5K, Fond du Lac, 2nd 60-69