Saturday, January 2, 2010

My results from 2009

These are the races I did this past year.
I think I got them all.

Austin Marathon, 13th Overall 2:46:09
Road Race

USA Track & Field 50K National Championship
4th Overall, 3:21:36
Road Race

Way Too Cool 50K, 62 Overall, 4:34:21

Shamrock 15K (SARC), 3rd Overall 57:01
Road Race, Hilly

Boston Marathon. 562nd Overall, 2:51:52
Road Race

Cleveland Marathon, 18th Overall, 2:50:19
Road Race

Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run
40th Overall, 22:29
Trail Race in the mountains

Aurora Fun Run 5K
11th Overall, 16:46

Buckeye Trail 50K
3rd Overall, 4:04
Trail Race

Burning River 100 Mile Endurance Run
1st Overall, 16:16
Trail Race

Perfect 10 Miler
15th Overall, 59:03

Groundhog 50K
2nd Overall, 4:12:24
Trail Race

Aurora Labor Day Classic 5K
1st Overall, 17:19
Road Race

Chicago Marathon, 333 Overall 2:49:25
Road Race, Flat

USA Track & Field Trail Marathon National Championship (Lithia Loop Trail Marathon)
21st Overall, 3:18:57
Trail Race in the mountains


duchossois said...

And what is the secret to excelling at so many different distances and types of races? Oh yeah, train 140 miles every week. Awesome.

ultrarunner (Brian Philpot) said...

Happy New Year! And that's a good year. Will you do the BR100 this year? Good luck in 2010!

Vince said...

Hey Mark,

Another fantastic year of running! Congrats and Happy New Year!

When will you unveil your 2010 plans? Gonna make a trip north of the border?

I'm sure by now you've heard of Monica's goals. If not, check out:

Gotta run,

Roly said...

I am very impressed by all the races! Don't forget to update your number of offspring. Avery is adorable! Love, Aunt Roly

solarsquirrel said...

I seriously think you must not be human. I can't wait to see what your daughters can do running-wise!!!

kayry said...

Hey Mark - I met you and your brother stephen on the way to Hopkinton on Monday - looked you up - very impressive blog! And you've kept quite a running passion going for a very long time - that's even more impressive and inspiring.


Flip said...

Hello Mark . Well done on the west highland way race. I chatted to you after for a while and said i would send you a link to possibly the UK's toughest race the Hardmoors110 so here it is.

If you want any more info orr i can be of any help i can be contacted at

cheers flip owen.

scarlet said...

Well done on that race! Congratulations. Keep it up. And Good luck on future runs! :) ~marmot ~