A lot of teammates raced this past week. From the 100m to the Marathon there were some awesome results.
Annie Poland raced her first marathon at altitude in 3:19 at the Steamboat Marathon placing 12th overall and 2nd for the women. A reminder, the start line is at 8,128 feet above sea level. Very impressive!
On Wednesday a few of the men stepped onto Pearl Street in Boulder for the West End 3k, the first race of the series. Matt Kempton finished on the podium in third followed by TR Pursell in 4th. Matt Reynolds improved his personal best ove the distance finishing in 11:12, which would have won the open 3k division.
Friday night High Altitude Running Team hosted a small all comers track meet in Monument allowing some members to get back on the track. Thanks to everyone who made the trip down. Erin Clark followed up her 2nd place finish in the 100m with a victory in the 400m. Ruth Waller had a big night with a 2nd place in the 400m and 1st in the 800m. Angelina Ramos finished 3rd and 2nd in the 400m and 800m respectively. Kristin Johansen finished 4th in the 800m and took 2nd in the 1500m. Sarah Pizzo took 2nd in the 1500m. For the men, Tim Badger took the win in the 400m, Matt Kempton and TR Pursell took 1st and 2nd in the 3000m.
Mark Husted ran a blistering 1500m at the Portland Track Festival on Saturday placing 14th with a 3:44.82
Sarah Pizzo followed up her 1500m with a 10k at 9,000 feet in Vail on Sunday finishing 4th in the women’s category.