Running in 2012

  • Published on January 13, 2013

Events

March 3 - USATF 50K National Championships, Huntington, NY 1st 60-64, 70th National Title

March 17 - Promises to Keep, 135-miles solo with Brian Gruender, Kenosha to Appleton, WI, fundraiser for myTeamTriumph

March 31 - Mad City 50K, Madison, WI, 1st 60-64

April 16 - Boston Marathon, Boston, MA, 66th of 685 in 60-64

May 5 - Door County Half-marathon, Peninsula State Park, 2nd 60-64

May 20 - Cellcom Green Bay Marathon, “Black Flagged” unofficial finisher

June 3 - Comrades Marathon, 56-miles, Pietermaritsburg to Durban, South Africa, earned a bronze medal, ran my 5th continent

June 9 - Bellin Run 10K, Green Bay, 1st 60-64 edging Bill Rodgers, legendary marathon runner, by 2 seconds

June 24 - Inaugural Maritime Marathon, Manitowoc, WI, 2nd 60-69

June 27 - Superun 5K, Milwaukee, WI, 1st 60-64

July 4 - Freedom Run, 5-mile, Sheboygan, WI, 2nd 60-64

July 14 - Cheesehead Chase, 5-mile, Plymouth (my new home), WI, 1st 60-69

July 21 - Fish Day, 8K, Port Washington, WI, 1st 60-64

July 28-July 29 - USATF 100-mile Trail National Championships, hosted by Burning River 100-mile Endurance Run, Cleveland-Akron, 1st 60-64, 71st National Title and a broken thumb

August 4 - Brat Trot, 4-mile, Kohler to Sheboygan, WI, 1st 60-69

August 11 - Paavo Nurmi Marathon, Hurley, WI, 3rd 60-69 (20th finish)

September 2 - No Frills Marathon, Minoqua, WI, 1st 60-69

September 23 - Fox Cities Half-marathon, Menasha, WI, 1st 60-64

October 6 - Run Wild 10K, Sturgeon Bay, WI, 2nd 60-64

October 7 - Lakefront Marathon, Milwaukee, WI, 5th 60-64

October 20 - The Fall 50, Gills Rock to Sturgeon Bay, WI, 3rd 50+, 175th ultra-marathon completed

November 17 - 50th JFK 50-mile, Boonsboro, MD, 4th 60-69

November 25 - Florence Marathon, Florence, Italy, 6th 60-69

November 27 – Married at the Basilica of St. Peter, The Vatican

December 8 - Rocket City Marathon, Huntsville, AL, 4th 60-69
125th career marathon

December 31 - Chilly Chili 5K, Fond du Lac, WI, 2nd 60-69