On this holiday weekend of racing, we’re most thankful for all of our athletes! We had many athletes pushing through the food comas and getting out their with friends and family for races. Races include the Manchester Road Race, Nike Cross Country Regional Champs, and several Turkey Trots. Let’s get started!
Alexandra Poole had a breakthrough race at the infamous Manchester Road Race finishing in 29:59 in route to winning her age group and placing 24th overall.
We had several athletes race the Nike Cross Country Regional Champs. Hope Frost took 22nd with a personal best time in the Championship Race. Josh Gray took 22nd with a personal best in the Rising Stars Race. Cooper Albright took 54th with a course personal best in the Open Invitational Race.
We also had several athletes race Turkey Trots this weekend. Alex Tan had a strong race at the Tidewater Striders 10k Turkey Trot finishing 7th in his age group. Allan Ng had a strong race at the Pacers 5 Mi Turkey Trot. At the Wegmans Turkey Trot, Nina Marino set a course PR! Mike Fridley had a great race, as well as Alex Murdock! Mark Dupuis, Danielle Sparkman, Christian Locke, Ben Shaw and Cheryl Shaw all completed 5k Turkey Trots, and Diane Johnson and Emily Kontos (with a PR) completed the 10k Turkey Trot at U of R.
Congrats to all our athletes who raced!