|Jerad John Crave||01/10/04|
|Brian St. Onge||02/10/04|
Richie Boulet (02/04/04) Birth Date: 06/14/73 Birth place: San Anselmo, CA Resident City: Oakland, Ca Club: Transports adidas RT Education: UC Berkeley, '96 Job: Running Store Owner/Manager Years Running: 16 High school: Sir Francis Drake HS HS Running: 3rd, CA Div IV state meet, XC 1990 5th, CA State meet, 1600, 1991 1:55.5 (800) 4:14.37 (1600) 9:23 (3200) College: UC Berkeley College Running: 6-time NCAA Div I All-American 2-time Pac 10 1500m Champion 1:50.1 (800) 3:43.01 (1500) 7:56.00 (3000) 13:49.47 (5000) Personal Records: Mile: 3:53 at Prefontaine Classic 1998. 1500: 3:37 at Nurmemburg 1998. 5K: 13:32 at Cardinal Qualifier 2000 10K: 29:35 at San Jose Mercury News 10k 1997 Half Marathon: 67:45 at Humboldt 2002 Marathon: 2:25 at CIM 2002 Natl Meets: Indoors: US Champs 4th, 3000m 1997 2nd, MIle 1998 3rd, Mile 1999 3rd, Mile 2000 Outdoors: US Champs 5th, 5000m 1997 5th, 1500m 1998 10th, 1500m 1999 OLY trials: 11th, 1500m 2000 Intl Meets: World Indoor Championships: 8th, 1500m 1999 World University Games: 14th, 5000m, 1997 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 53:20 for 17th 2002 Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 39:25 for 7th 2002 HP 10K: ran once, 30:56 for 4th 2003 Zippy 5K: ran twice, 14:39 for 1st 2003 Pac Sun 10K: ran twice, 30:45 for 2nd 2002 Shriners 8K: ran once, 24:52 for 15th 2003 Jamba Juice 5K: ran twice, 14:44 2003, 2nd 2002 Heritage Oaks 10K, ran once, 30:56 for 12th 2003 Humboldt Half: ran once, 1:07:45 for 3rd 2002 Clarksburg 30K: ran twice, 1:37 for 3rd 2002 Cal Internl Marathon: ran twice, 2:25:46 for 2nd 2002 Top Races: Zippy 5k, 2002, 2003 Other Running Accomplishments: Won SF Urban Challenge, 2003 Favorite Races: Pacific Sun 10k Jamba Juice 5k
Nate Bowen (02/09/04) Birth Date: 05/09/76 Birth place: Minneapolis, Minnesota Resident City: Menlo Park Club: Nike Farm Team Education: BA English and History - UC Davis Job: Special Education Aide, Woodside Elementary Years Running: 14 High school: Crossroads School, Santa Monica CA HS Running: State Meet qualifier Div IV Southern Section. 1993 for Cross Country. College: UC Davis College Running: Div II All American. 1997 Cross-Country. Team Captain Cross-Country 1998 Track 1999. Personal Records: 5K: 14:18 at Cardinal Qualifier 2001 10K: 30:06 at Heritage Oaks 10K 2002 Half Marathon: 1:07:26 at Humboldt 2003 Marathon: 2:21:26 at US Champs, Birmingham, AL 2003 Other: 50:14 10M at Cal 10 Stockton 2003 Awards/Honors: I was the Pacific Association Cross Country Runner of the year for 2002 Natl Meets: I qualified for and ran the Olympic trials Marathon in Birmingham, Alabama (43rd place 2:24:35) in 2004. Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton, ran 4 times, 50:14 for 5th 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 36:57 for 4th 2003 Zippy 5K: ran once 15:92 for 6th 2002 Pac Sun 10K: ran once, 30:44 for 4th 2002 Shriners 8K: ran twice, 24:11 2002, 4th 2000 Jamba Juice 5k: ran once, 14:52 for 7th 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran once, 30:06 for 11th 2002 Humboldt Half: ran once, 1:07:26 for 3rd 2003 Clarksburg 30K: ran once, 1:39:18 for 2nd 2003 Running Obstacles/Injuries: The greatest obstacle to my running that I have overcome was probably the Sacral Stress Fracture that took me out of the game for the fall of 2001. Top Races: My best races have probably been the PA Champs cross-country races of the last two seasons. Both of these races have been all out efforts and although I finished 9th in 2002 and 16th in 2003 I felt that I gave everything I had to both efforts. I'm also proud of my US Champs marathon in 2003 in Birmingham Alabama. I ran 2:21:26, finished 13th and qualified for the Olympic Trials. Other Running Accomplishments: I won my debut marathon in 2002 in the San Francisco Chronicle Marathon running 2:31:46. I was 34th place at the USATF Winter Nationals Cross-country 12k in 2001. And in 2002 I finally got to win my home cross-country invite when I won the Aggie invite in 24:37. Other Accomplishments: I love the outdoors and running has been a great way to see some amazing things. I've run through the trails of Redwood National Park, to the top of Half Dome and down to the bottom of the Grand Canyon from the North Rim. I had to walk out of there but I couldn't have done it without the fitness gained from running. Goals: I want to qualify for the next Olympic Trials marathon and significantly improve my place from this year. I want to run a race where I feel completely satisfied with my effort. And when I finally quit competitive running I want to remain active and continue to positively contribute to the sport and life, whether it be through coaching or some other means. Role Model: My role models include Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Robert Johnson, Thom Yorke of Radiohead, the members of U2, Crazy Horse, Dr. Hunter S. Thompson, T.S. Eliot, Bob Dylan, Sitting Bull, John Muir, Henry Rono, Charles Bukowski, Cormac McCarthy, Gabe Jennings, My friends, family, competitors, teammates, coaches and basically anyone who has brought positive energy and inspiration to my life. Favorite Races: My top three favorites. 1. Anything in Golden Gate Park. 2. The Olympic Trials Marathon 3.The Will Rogers 4th of July 10k in Pacific Palisades, California. Hobbies: I love to read, listen to music, go to concerts, camp, hike, climb mountains, drink beer, eat sushi, hang out with my girlfriend Steph, go to Applewood Pizza in Menlo Park with my good friends, or perhaps the Hiker's Hut in Sam McDonald County Park near La Honda. Sometimes just sitting in the sun talking to an old friend or BBQ'ing with my family are the best times of all. I guess I'm a man that appreciates simple pleasures.
John Collin (02/06/04) Birth Date: 12/22/77 Birth place: Palo Alto, CA Resident City: Berkeley Club: Adidas Transports Education: UC Berkeley Job: rocket scientist Years Running: 11 High school: St. Francis High School College: UC Berkeley College Running: 2-time Pac Ten scorer in 1500 meters Texas relays 1500 meter champion Personal Records: 1500: 3:45 at Stanford Invite 2003 5K: 14:27 at Stanford Invite 2002 10K: 31:30 at Heritage Oaks 10K 2003 Other: 1:51 800 meters 2001 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran once, 53:20, 2002 Fleet Feet Mile:ran 3 times, 4:14 for 2nd 2002 Jamba Juice 5K: ran twice, 15:01 for 9th 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 31:30 2003 Top Races: During college, whenever I ran at Mt. Sac, I always seemed to run a P.R. I enjoy running night races. For Cross Country the last few years, for whatever reason, I usually do well at Shoreline. Other Running Accomplishments: I won the Bridge to Bridge 7K in 2002. Other Accomplishments: In the beginning of 2003, I visited the small east African nation of Eritrea for a month. It was an amazing experience and difficult to explain. It was my first time in a third world country. The water would be turned off for days at a time. The best runs I have ever or will ever go on. People didn't speak much English though, it was a lot of frantic hand gestures and embarrasement. Best moment: As the only white guy at a wedding of three hundred people, getting up and dancing (horribly) and receiving thundrous praise. Goals: I would like to solve the world's energy problems. Role Models: Since running is not a sport every boy or girl grows up dreaming about at a young age, the relationship between up and coming runners and the "stars" of the sport is different. I suppose it is simply the people around me that I respect as runners that I would call my role models. To name a few in order that I met them: Dave Frank, Peter Gilmore, Richie Boulet, Bolota Asmermom. There are more, but why flatter them? Favorite Races: Mt. Sac track. Stanford distance carnivals, whatever their name happens to be (Invite, qualifier, invitational) Shoreline Cross Country meet The East Bay Penetration Hobbies: Isn't running interesting enough?
Corey Creasey (02/02/04) Birth Date: 2/27/79 Birth place: Long beach CA Resident City: Berkeley CA Club: Adidas Transports Education: UC BERKELEY Job: Film Maker/ Runner Years Running: 9 High school: Nevada Union HS Running: 9:11 = 2 mile 3rd at CA state meet Top runner on 11th ranked (in US) XC team College: UC Berkeley College Running: Top runner for the 2001 and 2002 XC teams. 2nd in 5k at Big Meet vs. Stanford Personal Records: Mile: 4:17 at Arcadia (DMR) 1997 1500: 4:00 at CAL Open 1999 5K: 14:13 at Cardinal Qualifier 2003 10K: 29:32 at Mt. SAC 2003 Half Marathon: 1:06 at Humboldt Half 2003 Marathon: 2:21 at Grandma's 2003 Awards/Honors: 2003 PA Long Distance Road Champ Natl Meets: 2004 US Marathon Trials Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 50:09 for 5th 2004 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 51:48 for 1st 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 36:51 for 3rd 2003 Jamba Juice 5K: ran twice, 14:27 for 2nd 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran once, 30:30 for 15th 2003 Humboldt Half, ran once, 1:06:24 for 1st 2003 Clarksburg 30K: ran once, 1:39:17 for 1st 2003 Top Races: 2003 Grandma’s Marathon (1st marathon) 16th place, 2:21:05 2003 Across the Bay 12k 3rd place 36:51 2003 Cardinal Qualifier 5k 6th 14:13 2003 Mt Sac 10k Open, 3rd 29:33 2003 Humboldt 1/2 Marathon 1:06:24 Hobbies: Film Making, Music videos
Jerad John Crave (01/10/04) BirthDate: 06/11/75 Birthplace: Ilion, NY ResidentCity: San Francisco Club: Hoy's-Excelsior Education: B.S. Cornell University, M.Ed Harvard University Job: Teacher YearsRunning: 8 Highschool: Mt. Markham High HSRunning: none........did a lot of partying in high school--no running College: Cornell University CollegeRunning: Walked on and made varsity by senior year. Personal Records: Mile: 4:35 at Capital Mile, 2001 1500: 4:05 at duel meet Penn and Yale, 1997 5K: 15:57 at Johnny Mathis Meet-SF State, 2001 10K: 33:19 at Compaq 10K, 2001 Half Marathon: 72:26 at New Bedford Half, 2002 Marathon: 2:38 at CIM, 2001 Other: 1:42 30K at Clarksburg, 2000: Other: 26:40 8K, Shriners, 2001 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 3 times, 55:14 in 2000 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 55:32 in 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 39:42, 2003 HP 10K: ran twice, 33:22, 2001 BigSur 5K: ran twice, 16:15, 2000 Shriners 8K: ran twice, 26:40, 2001 Humboldt Half: ran 3 times, 1:13:42, 2001 Clarksburg: ran 3 times, 1:42:19, 2000 Cal Interl Marathon: ran twice, 2:38:32, 2001 What got you started runniing?: Now that I have a fast dog I have no problem making it out the door! Top Races: Cal International in freezing cold rain and a strong headwind in 2001. Across the Bay 12K in 2003 and the Boston Marathon 2002. Other running adventures: Running across the continental divide on a cross country trip, as well as running along side buffalo in South Dakota. Goals: Comp entries baby! RoleModels: Seabiscuit, Sir Edmund Hillary, my grandfather Fav Races: Humboldt, Boston Marathon, Dipsea, Escape from Alcatraz Tri Hobbies: just started up triathlons and have kicked ass--winning the runs by over a minute......but the swimming could use some improvement!
Stephen C. Donahue (01/09/04) BirthDate: 07/10/77 Birthplace: Burlington, VT ResidentCity: San Francisco, CA Club: Hoys Education: Dartmouth College Job: Private Equity YearsRunning: 4 Highschool: Hanover High School HSRunning: Ran track my freshman year. Only achievement was a 4:40 mile. College: Dartmouth College CollegeRunning: I was a cross-country skier in college. All-American, World Junior Team member, All East, and captain. Personal Records: MileTime: 4:29 at Fleet Feet Mile in 2002 5K Time: 15:06 at Zippy 5K, 2003 10K Time: 31:48 at Heritage Oaks Bank 10K, 2003 Marathon Time: 2:34:08 at Chicago Marathon, 2003 Grand Prix Races: Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 38:53 for 21st in 2003 HP 10K: ran twice, 32:26 for 13th in 2003 Zippy 5K: ran twice, 15:06 for 10th in 2003 Pacific Sun 10K: ran 3 times, 32:34 for 17th in 2003 Fleet Feet Mile: ran once, 4:29 for 7th in 2002 Jamba Juice 5K: ran once, 15:29 for 19th in 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 31:48 for 28th in 2003 Why did you start running?: I moved to San Francisco and couldn't do much cross country ski racing. so I thought I would try running. Top Races: Heritage Oaks 10K, 2003 31:48, 28th Zippy 5k 2003, 15:06, 10th Chicago Marathon 2003, 2:34:08, not a great place Other Accomplishments: I survived running with the microsoft pede in the Bay to Breakers. but they still haven't given me any money. Goals: break 31 for 10k, 15 for 5k, and 2:30 for the marathon
Neil Gilfedder (02/15/06) Birth Date: 05/06/71 Birth place: London, England Resident City: Alameda, CA Club: West Valley Track Club Education: BA, Phil/Econ, York, UK; MA, Econ, Stanford Job: Finance Years Running: 6 High school: Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School, London HS Running: None College: University of York, England Personal Bests: 10K: 33:56 at HP Up and Running 2005 Half Marathon: 114:47 at Humboldt Redwoods 2005 Marathon: 2:36:12 t California International Marat 2005 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10: ran once 58:29 2002 NorCal: ran once 58:20 2005 Across the Bay: ran once, 43:43 2005 HP 10K: ran once, 34:56 2005 Zippy 5K: ran once, 16:18 2005 PacSun: ran 3 times 34:19 2002 Shriners 8K: ran twice, 26:44 2003 Jamba: ran once, 16:29 2005 Heritage 10K: ran once 34:25 2005 Humboldt Half: ran twice, 1:14:47 2005 Clarksburg 30K: ran 3 times 1:51:21 2003 Cal Intl Marathon: ran 3 times, 2:36:12 2005 Top Races: CIM in 05, Redwoods Half, 05.
Peter Gilmore (04/11/04) Birth Date: 05/11/77 Birth place: Santa Monica, CA Resident City: Menlo Park, CA Club: Nike Farm Team Education: B.A. Geography- Univ. of California, Berkeley Job: Education Years Running: 13 High school: Palisades High School HS Running: 2nd Place CA Cross Country Champs D2 '94 Champion L.A. City Section Mile '94 '95 Champion L.A. City Secton 2 Mile '95 Champion L.A. City Section Cross Country '94 PRs: 4:17 mile 9:15 2mile 15:19 Woodward Park XC College: University of California, Berkeley College Running: 3rd Place Pac 10 10k, '97 5th Place Pac 10 Cross Country '97 15h Place US Cross Country '97 Member U.S. Junior National Track Team '96 Competed at World Junior Track Champs '96 Personal Records: Mile: 4:17 at Pasadena Games 1994 1500: 4:00 at Stanford Invite 1996 5K: 14:04 at Cardinal Invite 2001 10K: 28:57 at Stanford Invite 2002 Half Marathon: 1:06 at Chicago Marathon 2002 Marathon: 2:15 at U.S. Olympic Trails 2004 Other: 48:43 10M at Cal 10 Stockton 2004 Other: 23:41 8K at Shriners 8K 2002 Awards/Honors: PAUSATF Performance of the Year '02 '03 PAUSATF Performer of the Year '03 PAUSATF Road GP Champion- Short '03 Natl Meets: 9th Place 2004 Olympic Marathon Trials 2:15:43 Intl Meets: 1996 World Junior Championships Sydney, Australia Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 3 times, 48:43 2004, 1st 2002 HP 10K ran once, 30:09 for 2nd 2003 Zippy 5K: ran once, 15:03 for 7th 2003 Shriners 8K: ran twice, 23:41 for 1st 2002 Jamba Juice 5K: ran twice, 14:31 2003, 1st 2001 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran 3 times, 29:32 2003, 2nd 2001 Humboldt Half: ran once, 1:08:43 for 2nd 2000 Top Races: 9th Place US Olympic Trials Marathon, '04 2:15:43 18th Place (3rd U.S.) Chicago Marathon '03 2:17:32 1st Place SF Chronicle Half Marathon '03 1:07:23
Christian Hesch (03/31/04) name: Christian Hesch Birth Date: 1/6/79 Birth place: San Luis Obispo Resident City: Morro Bay Club: None Education: Cuesta College/ Cal Poly (current) Job: Athlete/ Student Years Running: 3 High school: None HS Running: US Jr Nat'l Champion '98 & '99 for Olympic distance Triathlon (at age 19 & 20). College: Cuesta College/ Cal Poly (current) College Running: Began running in 2000 after leaving triathlon, first competitive season in 2001, making US finals in 1500m, qualifying in 3:40.73. Additionally, ran 13:58.21 for the first and only 5K run on the track. Personal Records: Mile: 4:02 at Victoria International Classic 2003 1500: 3:40 at Cardinal Qualifier 2001 5K: 13:58 at Mt. SAC Relays (2nd Heat) 2001 10K: 29:17 at Run to Feed the Hungry 2003 Half Marathon: 1:06 at Big Sur Marathon 2003 Other: 18:36 4Mi at Runners World Midnight Run 2004 Natl Meets: Qualified each year I've been running (3) for USATF Nat'ls in the 1500m, making the final in 2001. Intl Meets: Qualified for World University Games in 2001 (Beijing) but did not attend due to school conflicts (ironic, eh?). Jonathen Riley doubled in the 5K and 1500 to fill the spot. Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran once, 52:14 for 12th 2000 HP 10K: ran once, 30:04 for 1st 2003 Zippy 5K: ran once, 14:44 for 2nd 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 29:37 2003, for 4th 2002 Top Races: Congress Avenue Mile, Mar 22, 2003. Downhill mile (fat guys go downhill fast!) in Austin, TX, where I led out Lunn until he smoked me with 100m to go for the win. finished 3rd as Adrian Blincoe passed me as well. 2003 Run to Feed the Hungry (thanksgiving day), had my butt handed to me but (no pun intended) still managed a pb, running solo for 5 of the 6 miles (29:17-10K).
Steve Immel (02/11/04) Birth Date: 08/30/76 Birth place: Walnut Creek Resident City: Oakland Club: Transports Adidas Education: BA Job: Student Years Running: 10 High school: Livermore HS Running: Participated College: Cal College Running: Participated Personal Records: Mile: 4:14 at Fleet Feet Mile 2002 1500: 3:48 at Mt. SAC 1999 5K: 14:27 at Stanford 1999 10K: 30:30 at Stanford 1998 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 54:19 for 22nd 2004 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 52:15 for 5th 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran twice, 39:28 for 27th 2003 HP 10K: ran twice, 31:03 for 3rd 2002 BigSur 5K: ran twice, 15:01 for 2nd 2002 Zippy 5K: ran twice, 14:53 for 3rd 2002 Pac Sun 10K: ran twice, 30:36 for 3rd 2002 Shriners 8K: ran twice, 25:49 for 16th 2003 Fleet Feet Mile: ran 3 times, 4:14 for 1st 2002 Jamba Juice 5K: ran once, 15:04 for 10th 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 30:45 for 19th 2002 Clarksburg 30K: ran 3 times, 1:43:03 for 5th 2003 Role Model: Karl Marx
Konrad Knutsen (02/03/04) Birth Date: 08/07/76 Birth place: Sacramento Resident City: Albany Club: Transports adidas RT Education: University of Oregon Job: Marketing Years Running: 13 Highschool: Del Campo HSRunning: 800m - 1:59 1600m - 4:16 3200m - 9:05 College: University of Oregon College Running: 3000m - 8:20 3000m Steeplechase - 8:52 5000m - 14:20 10000m - 30:29 Personal Records: Mile: 4:14 at Fleet Feet Capitol Mile 2002 1500: 3:58 at Cal Berkekey Open Meet 2000 5K: 14:20 at Brutus Hamilton, Edwards St 1998 10K: 29:59 at Paso Robles 10K 2002 Half Marathon: 68:02 at Humboldt 2001 Awards/Honors: 2002 PAUSATF Road Runner of the Year Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 52:34 for 12th 2002 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 52:09 for 4th 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran 3 times, 38:05 2003, 4th 2002 HP 10K: ran 3 times, 31:18 for 6th 2002 BigSur 5K ran 3 times: 15:22 for 6th 2002 Zippy 5K, ran once, 15:01 for 6th 2002 Pac Sun 10K: ran twice, 31:18 2002, 9th 2001 Shriners 8K: ran 4 times, 24:28 for 7th 2002 Fleet Feet Mile: ran twice, 4:15 for 3rd 2002 Jamba Juice 5K: ran once, 15:12 for 3rd 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran 3 times, 29:59 for 9th 2002 Humboldt Half: ran once, 1:08:02 for 5th 2001 Clarksburg 30K: ran 3 times, 1:43:39 for 4th 2002 Top Races: Heritage Oaks 10K in 2002, the entire Cross Country Series in 2002, and being able to finally finish a Clarksburg 30K (AKA: Clarksburgf Hurty K). Goals: Qualify for '04 Trials in the Steeplechase. Wish me luck! Favorite Races: Crystal Springs, the old Across the Bay course... Hobbies: Britpop and popscene.
Bryce Lighthall (02/15/06) Birth Date: 03/04/81 Birth place: Waldport, Oregon Resident City: Huddart Park, CA Club: Transports Education: BA History Job: Paraprofessional Years Running: 10 High school: Enterprise HS Running: School Record Holder in 3200M @ 9:28 5 X State Qualifier (4 in XC) (1 in Track) All State in XC (7th 15:55 Woodward Park, Fresno, CA) College: Cal State Fullerton College Running: Fastest Big West Freshman 5K @ 14:50 Fastest Big West Sophmore 5K @ 14:37 3 x Top 15 Big West XC 2001 13th 2002 12th, 35th Regionals 2003 15th Personal Bests: 1500: 3:59 at Occidental Invite 15K: 14:37 at Stanford Invite 10K: 30:40 at Oregon Invite Half Marathon: 70:26 Marathon: 2:31 at US Nat's @ Twin Cities Other: 9:10 Steeple, Pomona Invite Grand Prix Races NorCal: ran once 52:06 for 2nd 2005 HP 10K: ran once, 31:43 for 11th 2005 BigSur 5K: ran once 15:27 for 9th 2005 Pac Sun: ran once 31:37 2005 Shriners 9K: ran once 25:19 for 9th 2004 Jamba 5K: ran once 14:37 for 4th 2005 Humboldt Half: ran once 1:10:26 for 9th 2004 Started Running: Fix the Hip SMI. Top Races: Jamba, that was a good one. Accomplishments: I have outkicked Nate Bowen and Peter Gilmore numerous times to the Woodside Elementary Parking Lot. Other Accomplishments: Climbed many Mountains. Spent many days and nights in the southwest desert. Jumped off many cliffs. Paragliding enthusiast. Goals: Positive Progress. Role Models: Ian Mackaye, John Muir, Jeff Twight, Craig Mottram, Kyana, Nichole Kryla, My Parents, Wesley Willis. Favorite Races: Stanford Invite. Benny Brown Invite. Hobbies: Rock Climbing, Mountaineering, Paragliding, Straight Edge, Reading, OT, Gonzaga Basketball.
Noah Marcus (02/10/04) Birth Date: 03/11/74 Birth place: Oakland, CA Resident City: Chico, CA Club: adidas Transports Education: CSU Chico/Colorado State University Job: Coach/Instructor/CVT Years Running: 14 High school: Hogan High School HS Running: 3x All-League (MEL) in Cross Country College: Calfornia State University, Chico College Running: 2x All Conference (NCAC) in Cross Country All NCAA West Region (7th) in 1996 Conference Champion (NCAC) 3000m Steeplechase 1997 NCAA qualifier 3000m Steeplechase 1997 11th place finisher at 1997 NCAA Championships (3000m Steeplechase) Personal Records: 1500: 3:57 at Johnny Mathis Invite 1998 5K: 14:25 at Johnny Mathis Invite 2003 10K: 29:34 at Mt. SAC Relays 2003 Half Marathon: 67:35 at Humboldt 2001 Other: 51:29 10M at Cal 10 Stockton 1999 Other: 1:58 800M at Wildcat TT Invite 1998 Other: 9:10 3K Steeplechase at Cardinal Qualifier 1998 Awards/Honors: 1997 Outstanding Scholar Athlete Award Natl Meets: 1997 NCAA championships, 3000m Steeplechase Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 5 times, 51:29 for 4th 1999 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 52:53 for 7th 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran twice, 37:34 for 9th 2003 BigSur 5K: ran once, 15:17 for 5th 2001 Zippy 5K: ran 3 times, 15:03 for 5th 2001 Pac Sun 10K: ran twice, 31:29 for 11th 2002 Fleet Feet Mile: ran once, 4:27 for 8th 2001 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 30:47 2002, 7th 2001 Humboldt Half: ran 4 times, 1:07:35 for 4th 2001 Clarksburg 30K: ran once, 1:42:59 for 3rd 2001 Cal Internl Marathon: ran once, 2:29:39 for 8th 2001 Injuries/obstacles: I weigh 180 lbs. I think that qualifies as an obstacle in and of itself. Other than that I've recently had IT band problems as well as a chronic hamstring injury that comes back whenever I do a marathon. Top Races: Mt. SAC Relays 10,000m--2003--29:34--4th CIM--2001--2:29:39--8th Humboldt Redwoods 1/2--2001--1:07:35--4th Harry Jerome 10,000m--2001--30:02--2nd Sierra College XC--2001--20:22--1st Sierra College XC--2002--25:04--3rd Other Accomplishments: running in New Zealand! running in Colorado! running in Alaska! Goals: qualify for the Oly trials sub 2:20 marathon sub 14:20 5000m sub 9 steeplechase sub 3:55 1500m Role Model: my family Favorite Races: Humboldt Redwoods 1/2 Mt. SAC Relays Sierra College XC Golden Gate Park XC Hobbies: skateboarding, ping-pong, cyclo-commuting
Steve Moreno (02/02/04) Birth Date: 06/19/77 Birth place: Salinas, CA Resident City: Oakland, CA Club: Transports adidas Education: UC Berkeley (BA), Stanford University (MA) Job: Teacher, High School Years Running: 13 High school: North Salinas High School HS Running: 2nd place, CCS Div. II XC (1994) 24th place, CA State Div. II XC (1994) PRs: 2:00.3, 4:20.0, 9:31.1 College: University of California, Berkeley College Running: NCAA Provisional Qualifier, 10,000m Personal Records 1500: 3:56.3 at UC Davis Aggie Invite 1999 5K: 14:27 at Johnny Mathis Inv. (SF State) 2002 10K: 29:43 at Stanford Invite 1999 Half Marthon: 66:41 at Humboldt 2002 Marathon: 2:19 at LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon 2003 Other: 36:48 12K, Across the Bay 12K 2003 National Meets: 2004 Olympic Trials Marathon qualifier Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 4 times, 50:02 for 3rd 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran 3 times, 36:48 for 2nd 2003 BigSur 5K: ran 3 times, 14:58 for 1st 2002 Zippy 5K: ran 3 times, 14:46 2003, 2nd 2002 Pac Sun 10K: ran twice, 30:52 for 6th 2002 Shriners 8K: ran 3 times, 23:50 for 3rd 2002 Fleet Feet Mile: ran twice, 4:15 for 4th 2002 Jamba Juice 8K: ran twice, 14:41 for 5th 2002 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran 3 times, 30:17 for 14th 2002 Humboldt Half: ran twice, 1:06:41 for 1st 2002 Cal Internl Marathon: ran once, 2:29:54 for 9th 2001 Top Race: Chicago Marathon, 2003, 2:19:44, 25th place. Cal 10, 2002, 50:02, 3rd place. Club XC Nationals, 2002, 32:08, 18th place. Goals: To continue to improve as a runner, while continuing to enjoy the sport and competition. Role Models: My parents. Favorite Races: Chicago Marathon, Jamba Juice 5k, News Channel 46 5k, Wharf to Wharf, Heritage Oaks 10k, Shriners 8k. Hobbies: Computers, music, history, and more.
Dan Nelson (01/09/04) BirthDate: 05/15/64 Birthplace: Medford, Oregon ResidentCity: Pleasanton, CA Club: Hoy's Excelsior Education: B.S. Journalism, University of Oregon Job: Newspaper Advertising YearsRunning: 20 College: University of Oregon CollegeRunning: 1987 NCAA Steeplechase Champion Personal Records: 1500 Time: 3:43 at 1992 Oregon All Comers Met 5K Time: 13:28 at 1993 Pre Classic 10K Time: 28:02 at 1993 USATF Championships Half Marathon Time: 65.25 at 1997 Super Jock & Jill Mara Other Time: 22:43 at 1993 Spring Classic 8K Other Time: 13:51 at 1993 Carlsbad 5K Natl Meets: Qualified for 1988, 1992 & 1996 Olympic Trials. Made the finals in 1988 & 1996 and finished 5th in 1992. International Meets: 1991 & 1992 World T&F Championships 1991, 1992, 1995 World Cross Country Championships 1994 World Half Marathon Championships 1992 World Cup - Havana Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran once, 49:35, 2001, 1st place Across the Bay 12K: finished 2nd in 2001. HP 10K: ran once, 30:23 in 2001 for 1st place. BigSur 5K, ran twice, 2nd place in 2001 in 15:06 Zippy 5K: ran twice, 4th place in 2003 in 14:56 Pacific Sun: ran once, 30:57 for 3rd place in 2003 Shriners 8K: ran twice, 23:41 for 2nd in 2002 Fleet Feet Mile: ran once, 4:24 for 10th place in 2003 Jamba Juice 5K: ran once, 15:06 for 12th in 2003 Heritage Bank 19K: ran once, 30:29 for 15th in 2002 Humboldt Half: ran once, 65:42 for 3rd in 2001 Other Running-Related Accomplishments: One of the first athletes to compete in Vietnam since the war when I traveled there in May, 2000 to compete in the Hanoi International Track and Field meeting. Other Adventures = Probably too many to list. Once sat naked in a sauna with Lasse Viren. When I got back home some people didn't believe that I had actually met the guy, and I told them, "trust me, I saw all of him". Spent two months in Australia training and being chased by the worst bush fires in Australian history.
Eric Ollila (01/09/04) BirthDate: 09/05/73 Birthplace: Minneapolis ResidentCity: Sunnyvale, CA Club: Excelsior Education: Some Job: Computer Geek YearsRunning: 16 Highschool: Sibley High School, St. Paul MN HSRunning: None. I was slow. College: Cornell University CollegeRunning: None. I was still slow. Personal Records: Mile: 4:27 at Los Gatos Alll Comers Meet, 2003 5K: 15:11 at Zippy 5K, 2003 10K: 31:38 at Pacific Sun, 2003 Marathon: 2:32 at Grandma's, 1998 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 52:35 for 12th in 2003 HP 10K: ran 3 times, 32:27 for 14th in 2003 Zippy 5K: ran twice, 15:11 in 2003, 11th place in 2002 Pacific Sun 10K: ran 3 times, 31:38 for 11th in 2003 Fleet Feet Mile: ran once, 4:29 for 14th in 2003 Jamba Juice 5K: ran twice, 15:25 for 13th in 2002 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 31:44 in 2002, 27th place in 2003 Cal Internl Marathon: ran once, 2:38 for 30th in 1997 Top Races: Cal 10, 2003, 52:35 Bay to Breakers, 2003, 14th place Role Models: Steve O., Bill Hicks, Howard Stern Favorite Races: Bay to Breakers, Paso Robles 10k
Christopher Phipps (05/01/05) BirthDate: 12/19/69 Birthplace: San Francisco ResidentCity: San Francisco Club: New Balance Excelsior Education: BS Chemistry from UC Davis Job: Property Development/Management YearsRunning: 20 Highschool: Half Moon Bay High School HSRunning: North Peninsula League Champion in 2 mile in 1988. College: College of San Mateo & UC Davis College Running: Mile: 4:26, 1996 at Capitol Mile 1500: 4:09, 1993 at Track Meet @ Sac City 5K: 15:12, 1996 at Johnny Mathis SFSU 10K: 31:59, 2002, at Pacific Sun Half Marathon: 1:09, 1996 at Humboldt Half Marathon: 2:36, 2000 at Napa Valley Other: 49:27, 2001, Dipsea Grand Prix Races: Cal 10: ran 9 times, 53:21 in 2002, 17th in 2001 Nor Cal: ran twice, 55:31 in 2005 for 13th Across the Bay: ran 12 times, 39:09 1996, 12th in 2005 HP 10K: ran 4 times, 32:27 in 2002 for 13th Big Sur 5K: ran 5 times, 15:42 for 9th in 2002 Zippy 5K: ran 4 times, 15:32 for 13th in 2002 Pac Sun 10K: ran 5 times, 31:59 for 16th in 2002 Shriners 8K: ran 3 times, 25:59 for 13th in 2001 Fleet Feet Mile: ran 7 times, 4:26 for 13th in 1996 Jamba Juice 5K: ran 4 times, 15:51 for 19th in 2000 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 32:15 in 2002, 32nd in 2001 Humboldt Half: ran 6 times, 1:09:12 in 1996, 10th in 1997 Clarksburg 30K: ran 6 times, 1:44:04 for 6th in 1997 CIM: ran 5 times, 2:40:00 in 1996 for 36th Top Races: 3RD place in Dipsea race in 2001 - fastest time winner(49:27) 4th place in Dipsea race in 2002 - fastest time winner (50:12) Favorite Races: Dipsea
Kevin Pierpoint (02/11/04) Birth Date: 3/4/76 Birth place: Raleigh, North Carolina Resident City: Palo Alto, California Club: Aggies Education: BS in Psychology and BS in Exercise Science Job: Technical Recruiting/Sales Years Running: 15 High school: Millbrook High School (Raleigh, NC) HS Running: Led Millbrook High School to the 1993 High State Cross Country Championship, where I placed 4th overall. Anchored the Millbrook High School 4x800 meter relay to 3 State Titles. PR's in high school: 1:56 for 800 meters; 4:23 for 1600 meters; 16:04 for 5k cross country College: Univers. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill College Running: PR's: - 1:53.9 for 800 meters - 3:51 for 1500 meters - 14:45 for 5k Personal Records: Mile: 4:15 at Virgina Tech (Indoors) 1998 1500: 3:51 at James Madison (Outdoors) 1998 5K: 14:39 at Stanford Invite 2002 10K: 30:59 at Paso Robles 10K 2002 Other: 24:39 8K in Palo Alto 2000 Natl Meets: Junior Nationals for outdoor 1500 meters (1995), where I finished 9th at 3:57. Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 3 times, 52:21 2004, 10th 2003 HP 10K: ran once, 31:48 for 8th 2003 BigSur 5K: ran 4 times, 15:17 for 7th 2001 Zippy 5K: ran 4 times, 15:96 for 6th 2001 Pac Sun 10K: ran once, for 12th 2002 Shriners 8K ran once, 24:56 for 4th 2001 Fleet Feet Mile: ran 3 times, 4:17 for 2nd 2001 Jamba Juice 5k: ran once, 15:05 for 11th 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 30:59 2002, 20th 2003 Top Races: 2002 Stanford Invite where I PR'd for 5k (14:39). Favorite Races: Bay to Breakers (centipede competition only) Zippy 5k The Great Race in Los Gatos (non-PA race)
Kris Rolin (02/13/04) Birth Date: 07-12-78 Birth place: Los Angles, CA Resident City: Redding, CA Club: Transports Adidas Education: Univeristy of Portland-BA Education Job: Teacher Years Running: 12 High school: Fife High School HS Running: 1997 Washington AA State Champion in 3200 9th at 1996 Washington AA State XC Meet PR'S: 800: 1:56 1600: 4:16 3200: 9:12 (18 second PR to win State) College: University of Portland College Running: XC: All West Coast Conferance 3rd Place at WCC meet in 25:12 at Crystal Springs All West Region 8th Place, Team 2nd to Stanford 65 at NCAA'S in Furman, SC. 30:34 Team 7th in 2001 (#3 Man) Best Track Double was at Oregon Inv in 2002 3:51 1500 and 1.5hrs later ran 14:28 5k Personal Records: Mile: 4:10 at UW Indoor 2002 1500: 3:50 at Harry Jerome Race 2002 5K: 14:20 at Stanford Invite 2002 10K: 30:34 at NCAA's XC Nationals 2001 Other: 8:23 3K Oregon Twilight 2002 Awards/Honors: All WCC All West Region Natl Meets: Qualified for 3 NCAA XC National Championships while at U of Portland Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran once, 53:12 for 14th 2004 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 52:05 for 3rd 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 37:05 for 5th 2003 Big Sur 5K: ran once, 15:28 for 7th 2003 Pac Sun 10K: ran once, 31:28 for 9th 2003 Jamba Juice 5K: ran once, 16:40 for 49th 2003 Injuries/obstacles/milestones: My major milestone is spending 6 years with my wife, Aimee, while being marreid for 1. She is the reason I am still running and not sitting on the couch... Top Races: As a post collegiant my top races have been: XC: The Willamette Inv. in 2002 when I placed 6th in 23:51. 37:05 for 12k at Across the Bay in 03 to PR by 2mins. 31:20 at Run to Feed the Hungry after finaly get back in shape in 03 after being hurt for a while. Goals: To run well and improve my place and time on the PA road circit in 04. I would also like to run PR's on the track in the 1500 and 5k and maybe run my first 10k on the track. Role Models: My running role models are the guys who have kept running after college, held down jobs, and found a way to stay motivated to train on their own and run fast. It's also fun to follow guys like Ritz and Webb who are on their way to some big things. Favorite Races: NCAA XC Meet Stanford and Oregon Inv. Hobbies: My biggest interest outside of running is snowboarding. I picked it up last year (03) and it seems I would rather going snowboarding anyday instead of a hard 10 miler. I now make sure I go on a run before snowboarding!
Todd Rose (04/28/04) name: Todd Rose Birth Date: 05/10/73 Birth place: Union City, PA Resident City: Oakland, CA Club: West Valley Track Club Education: Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Job: Teacher Years Running: 16 High school: Union City H.S., PA HS Running: 2 time All-State in XC 16th Place in AA Boys State XC Meet 1989 5th Place in AA Boys State XC Meet 1990 3rd Place in AA Boys Track and Field Meet 1991 College: Edinboro University of Pennsylvania College Running: All East Region in XC with a 6th place finish Member of National Runner-Up XC team in 1993 2 time 5000m conference champ in Track in 94'&95' 10000m conference champ in Track in 94' 5000m NCAA Div. II National Qualifier in 94' Personal Records: Mile: 4:19 at Capital Mile, 1999 1500: 4:01at Wiliam and Mary Track Invit. 1994 5K: 14:35 at Baldwin Wallace Track Invit. 1994 10K: 30:55 at Paso Robles 10k 2002 Half Marathon: 1:08 at Humbolt 2001 Awards/Honors: Won the PAUSATF Long Series in 2000. Natl Meets: Division II national track championships 1994 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 4 times, 52:09 for 5th 2000 Across the Bay 12K: ran 5 times, 37:45 2003, for 5th 2001 HP 10K: ran twice, 31:38 for 6th 2002 Big Sur 5K: ran 3 times, 15:09 for 3rd 2000 Zippy 5K: ran twice, 15:09 for 5th 2001 Pac Sun 10K: ran 3 times, 31:55 for 9th 2001 Shriners 8K: ran 6 times, 24:45 for 4th 2002 Fleet Feet Mile: ran 4 times, 4:19 for 4th 1999 Jamba Juice 5K: ran twice, 15:21 for 1st 2001 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran 3 times, 30:55 for 24th 2002 Humboldt Half: ran 6 times, 1:08:04 2000, for 4th 2003 Clarksburg 30K: ran twice, 1:42:53 for 4th 2003 Obstacles/Injuries: recent obstacle, turning 30. Top Races: Clarksburg 30k, 2003, 1:42:52, 4th place Humboldt Half Marathon, 2001, 1:08:04, 4th place XC champs, 2003, 29:55, 3? place Paso Robles 10K, 2002, 30:55, 25th place Accomplishments: Have completed one adventure race and had a blast. Goals: Stay Healthy, no injuries. Role Models: My parents. Favorite Races: Humboldt Half Houlihans 12k All XC races Hobbies: Music
Chris Schille (03/09/04) Birth Date: 06-28-66 Birth place: Berkeley, CA Resident City: Santa Clara Club: Aggies Education: Graduate degree Job: software engineer Years Running: 23 High school: Phillips Academy, Andover (Andover, MA) HS Running: New England Prep Schools Interscholastic Champion 3000m, 1983, 1984; 1500m, 1983. Personal Bests: 3:55.5, 8:40.0 College: Brown University College Running: Heptagonal Champion Cross Country, Track (10,000m) 1987. NCAA division I All American track (1988), cross-country (1987, 1988). All-Ivy League all four years. Personal Bests: 5K: 13:51 at Lapenranta, Finland, 1989 10K: 28:49 at Metro West (Deadham, MA) 1989 Half Marathon: 1:04 at Home Depot 1/2 Marathon 1995 Other: 48:44 10M at Waterfront 10M (SF) 1995 Awards/Honors: NCAA Div. I All-American (track, X-C) All-Ivy League (Track, X-C) 1st Alternate to U.S. X-C team (1989) Pacific Association X-C champion (1993) Houlihan's to Houlihan's Champion 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000. Natl Meets: USATF Track 10,000m (1989, 1990). Intl Meets: Junior National Track Developmental Team (5000m, 1985, Canada) USATF Developmental Track Team (10,000m, 1989, Finland) Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 49:18 for 1st 1995 Across the Bay 12K: ran 6 times, 37:09 for 1st 1999 HP 10K: ran once, 31:16 for 1st 2000 Injuries/Obstacles: I shattered my lower leg in the fall of 2001. Following three surgeries and much rehab, I am able now (March 2004) to do workouts and begin racing again. Top Races: I haven't raced in three years due to injury. See below. Goals: To recover past fitness and poise to take advantage of being a newly minted master in three years. Favorite Races: The former Houlihan's to Houlihan's; the PA X-C circuit. Hobbies: Brewing beer, fishing, backpacking, scuba diving, natural building.
Dan Shore (01/12/04) name: Dan Shore BirthDate: 11/25/68 Birthplace: Cincinnati, OH ResidentCity: San Francisco, CA Club: Excelsior Education: BA, Brown University Job: Communications Director YearsRunning: 13 Highschool: St. Xavier HS, Cincinnati, OH HSRunning: Didn't run College: Brown University, Providence, RI CollegeRunning: Didn't run Personal Records: Mile: 4:26 at Fleet Feet Capitol Mile, 1997 5K: 15:03 at Johnny Mathis Invite, 2003 10K: 31:35 at Pac Sun 10K, 2003 Half Marathon: 1:10 at Humboldt, 2003 Marathon: 2:28 at Cal Internl Marathon, 2002 Other: 25:06 8K at Run for their Lives 8K, 1998 Other: 38:53 12K at Across the Bay 12K, 2003 Other: 4:16 50K at Marin Headlands 50K, 2003 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 5 times, 53:24 for 20th in 2000 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 54:56 for 11th in 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran 6 times, 38:53 in 2003, 10th in 1998 HP 10K: ran 3 times, 31:52 for 11th in 2003 BigSur 5K ran 3 times, 15:27 for 12th in 1999 Zippy 5k: ran 3 times, 15:14 in 2003, 10th in 2002 Pac Sun 10K: ran 5 times, 31:35 for 10th in 2003 Shriners 8K: ran 3 times, 25:08 for 11th in 2003 Fleet Feet Mile: ran 5 times, 4:26 in 1997 Jamba Juice 5K: ran 3 times, 15:50 for 7th in 2000 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran 3 times, 32:07 for 21st in 2001 Humboldt Half: ran 7 times, 1:10:00 for 6th in 2003 Clarksburg 30K: ran 6 times, 1:47:43 for 11th in 2001 Cal Internl Marathon: ran 6 times, 2:28:47 in 2002, 13th in 2001 Obstacles, injuries: My recent obstacles seem to be breaking the top 10 in races (thanks Transports!). Top Races: All of my races in spring 2003. Other Accomplishments: Came in 10th in my first ultra, the Headlands 50K national championships. Goals: My goal was to make the marathon trials but that wasn't to be. Now I'm shooting for sub-15 5K, sub-31:15 10K, and sub-2:25 marathon. Role Model: My father, Steve Jones Favorite Races: Houlihan's, Heritage Oaks 10K, CIM, and of course the Zippy 5K Hobbies: Guitar, music
Brian St. Onge (02/10/04) Birth Date: 11/17/76 Birth place: Raleigh, NC Resident City: Palo Alto Club: Aggie Running Club Education: College Grad Job: Personal Trainer Years Running: 10 High school: Millbrook High School HS Running: 1993 Team State Cross Country Champions of North Carolina(45th in the state) 1995 Team State Champions Swimming and Diving(13th in the State 100 meter Breastroke) College: University of North Carolina-Greensboro College Running: None really had an awful coach Personal Records: Mile: 4:19 at Raleigh Relays 1999 1500: 4:05 at Duke Relays 1998 5K: 15:00 at UNC Twilight 2001 10K: 31:59 at Pac Sun 2003 Other: 24:16 8K at Winter Flight 2001 Grand Prix Races: Across the Bay 12K: ran once, 39:08 for 23rd 2003 HP 10K: ran once, 32:32 for 15th 2003 BigSur 5K: ran once, 15:54 for 11th 2003 Zippy 5K: ran once, 15:29 for 16th 2003 Pac Sun 10K: ran once, 31:59 for 13th 2003 Fleet Feet Mile: ran once, 4:27 for 13th 2003 Jamba Juice 5K: 15:31 for 20th 2003 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran once, 32:00 for 30th 2003 Injuries/obstacles: Got in a car accident over the holidays and my back has not been right since, so trying to get back from that and some other injuries. Top Races: Winter Flight 8k in 2001-24:16 1st place (Felt on fire that day finally all the mileage paid off) Other Adventures: Went running one night in the pitch dark in NC and a bat hit me and I held on to it and took it home as a pet. Goals: Stay injury free and improve on all my times Role Model: Jim Carrey Favorite Races: Big Sur Juana Run Bay to Breakers Running of the Bulls Many more can't name them all Hobbies: Love watching movies, HUGE fan. Can beat anyone at movie trivia from the 1970's to the present. Like playing video games Starting a collection of DVD's
Paul Wellman (02/09/04) Birth Date: 06/07/78 Birth place: San Mateo Resident City: Sacramento Club: Excelsior Education: UC Davis Job: Print Manager Years Running: 12+ High school: St. Ignatius College Preparatory HS Running: Cross-Country WCAL XC Champion '95, CCS Champion '95, D3 Top ten '95 Team Captain, Riley-Suthoff Award Track WCAL 2 mile Champ '96, CCS 2nd place, State Qualifier 2 mile, Team Captain. College: UC Davis College Running: Cross-Country 3-time D2 Nationals participant Captain UCD 2 years All-Conference, All-Region Track Conference Champion 10K '01, D2 Nationals 11th place. Personal Records: 5K: 14:37 at Woody Wilson Invitational 2001 10K: 30:34 at CCAA Conference Meet 2001 Half Marathon: 71:24 at Humboldt 2003 Marathon: 3:04 at SD Rock'NRoll Marathon 2003 Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran twice, 53:41 for 20th 2003 Nor Cal 10: ran once, 52:24 for 6th 2003 Across the Bay 12K: ran twice, 37:40 for 11th 2003 Humboldt Half: ran once, 1:11:24 for 8th 2003 Top Races: Norcal 10 '03 52:24 6th Presidio XC 3rd Goals: PR and also help others challenge themselves. Role Model: Anyone who follows their heart. Favorite Races: 10 milers, 1/2 marathons. Across the Bay, Norcal 10
Chad Worthen (01/21/04) Birth Date: 10/04/73 Birth place: Carmichael, CA Resident City: Sacramento, CA Club: West Valley Track Club Education: BA Kinesiology Job: Sales Manager Years Running: 10 High school: Roseville High School HS Running: League finialist 100 meters 1991. College: Sierra Junior College & CSU Sacramento CollegeRunning: America West 6th Place finish 800 meters. Personal Records: Mile: 4:23 at Fleet Feet Capitol Mile, 2001 5K: 15:12 at Johnny Mathis Inv, 2002 10K: 31:36 at Heritage Oaks 10K, 2002 Half Marathon: 1:08 at Humboldt, 2002 Marathon: 2:22 at CIM, 2002 Other: 25:21 8K at Shriners 8K, 2002 Other: 38:41 12K at Across the Bay 12K, 2003 Other: 52:13 10M at Buffalo Stampede 10M, 2001 Natl Meets: 2004 Olympic Marathon Trials 2/7/04 in Birmingham, AL Grand Prix Races: Cal 10 Stockton: ran 4 times, 52:44 for 16th, 2002 Across the Bay 12K: ran 4 times, 38:41, 2003, 15th in 2002 HP 10K: ran once, 32:56 for 24th, 2001 BigSur 5K: ran once, 16:20 for 27th, 2001 Pac Sun 10K: ran once, 32:48 for 22nd, 2002 Shriners 8K: ran 5 times, 25:21, 2002, 10th, 2001 Fleet Feet Mile: ran 7 times, 4:23 for 7th, 2001 Heritage Oaks 10K: ran twice, 31:37, 2002, 20th, 2001 Humboldt Half: ran twice, 1:08:38 for 5th 2002 Clarksburg 30K: ran twice, 1:41:34 for 2nd, 2002 Cal Internl Marathon: ran 3 times, 2:22:03 for 14th, 2002 Injuries, incidences, etc.: 2003 Injury Year. Favorite Races: Run To Feed The Hungry 5K/10K Humboldt Half Marathon Heritage Oaks Bank 10K California International Marathon Hobbies: Playing with my kids.