My Running Club Affiliations Over The Years
Chicago Area Runners Association
Prairie State Road Runners
Calumet Region Striders
Southern Arizona Roadrunners
Park Forest Running & Pancake Club
North Carolina RoadRunners Club

2006

Life Time
Races

This Year
 

Date
Finish Time
(Pace)
Age Graded
%
Time
 
Race
Age Group Place
 
 
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302
1
01/07/2006
1:09:07.0
9:05.7
60.8
0:54:16.4
Siberian Express 7.6
Danville IL
2 (60-64)
Tough run, muddy & slippery. Long drive, hip hurting, no age group awards. Nice after race party with free beer.

303
2
01/22/2006
0:24:03.0
7:44.5
68.7
0:18:54.6
Midwinter Cruise 5K
Park Forest IL
1 (60-64)
Clear roads, good run. Leg felt OK.

304
3
02/05/2006
0:24:28.0
7:52.5
67.5
0:19:14.3
Winterfest 5K
Kankakee IL
3 (60-64)
Wind was a killer, Charlie & Harry beat me.

305
4
02/12/2006
0:24:01.0
7:43.8
68.8
0:18:53.1
Valentine 5K
Valparaiso IN
3 (60-64)
Couldn't hold on to get under 24

306
5
02/25/2006
0:24:30.0
7:53.1
67.4
0:19:15.9
Spirit Run 5K
Valparaiso IN
2 (60-64)
Really windy going out; nothing left for the second half. Forgot to remove sweatshirt.

307
6
03/11/2006
0:24:27.0
7:52.2
67.5
0:19:13.5
Runnin' with the Irish 5K
Chesterton IN
2 (60-64)
Nice sunny day, 1st mile marker short, still have cold, return from vacation yesterday.

308
7
03/18/2006
0:51:40.0
8:18.9
65.9
0:40:32.3
LaPorte YMCA Run 10K
La Porte IN
2 (60-64)
New course. Cold & windy - no warm-up. Good food, too little space or facilities. Took a long time to get results.

309
8
03/19/2006
1:56:31.0
8:53.7
63.6
1:31:43.3
Cary March Madness Half Marathon
Cary IL
10 (60-64)
Sunny day - still a very tough race. Way out of shape. Parking still not a problem at 7:30 - 1hr50' to get there.

310
9
03/25/2006
1:28:21.0
9:28.7
58.9
1:09:26.1
Bride of Zoy 15K
Chesterton IN
3 (60-64)
Tough run, good training, chilly at start, little warm-up. Snow showers ended just before start.

311
10
04/01/2006
0:23:35.0
7:35.4
70.0
0:18:32.6
Ringing in Spring 5K
Valparaiso IN
2 (60-64)
Best 5k this year. Jack was back, beat Norm,

312
11
04/02/2006
0:39:20.0
7:54.8
68.7
0:30:51.7
LaSalle Bank Shamrock Shuffle 8K
Chicago IL
16 (60-64)
First time for this long time Chicago race. Crowded, not much warm-up. Really crowded after race for gear pickup and the post-race party.

313
12
04/09/2006
1:49:26.0
8:21.2
67.7
1:26:08.7
Valpo Mini-Marathon
Valparaiso IN
4 (60-64)
Much tougher the second year. Couldn't maintain 8 minutes, water stops sucked.

315
14
04/15/2006
0:25:14.0
8:07.3
65.4
0:19:50.5
Town Crier 5K
Saugatuck MI
1 (60-64)
Race started about 9:25 so didn't cool off much - stayed in car for 15 minutes.

314
13
04/15/2006
0:48:34.0
7:49.0
70.1
0:38:06.3
Town Crier 10K
Saugatuck MI
1 (60-64)
Decent run - stayed on strategy. A little slower than last year for 10K. A little warmer was good. No competition this year. Used 2 GUs.

316
15
04/22/2006
1:23:23.0
8:20.3
67.1
1:05:33.4
Taltree Ten
Valparaiso IN
4 (60-64)
I guess I bonked - too much training too quick to let my body adjust. What to do next??

317
16
04/29/2006
0:24:33.0
7:54.1
67.3
0:19:18.2
Spring Fling 5K Ramp Run
Hammond IN
2 (60-64)
Run through the parking garage; not much speed, no energy.

318
17
04/30/2006
0:24:48.0
7:58.9
66.6
0:19:30.0
Ravenswood 5K
Chicago IL
9 (60-64)
Windy, rainy, little warm-up. No speed on a flat course. Started too far back in the pack. Easy to get to and parking available. Modest refreshments.

319
18
05/07/2006
1:50:07.0
8:24.4
67.3
1:26:41.0
Great Western Half Marathon
St. Charles IL
4 (60-64)
Good weather this year. Not able to maintain any pace - very disappointed.

320
19
05/13/2006
0:25:21.0
8:09.6
65.1
0:19:56.0
K.I.S.S. and Run 5K
Chesterton IN
2 (60-64)
Poor weather limited turnout. Still no energy or strength.

321
20
05/20/2006
0:47:05.0
8:53.0
61.3
0:36:56.5
Gallery Gallop 5.3
Gary IN
3 (60-64)
Great weather but no speed. Blister on left bunion.

322
21
05/27/2006
1:52:39.0
8:36.0
65.8
1:28:40.7
Bayshore Half Marathon
Traverse City MI
5 (60-64)
Weather was good. Missed target by 5 minutes. Wet weather would make this an ugly event.

323
22
06/04/2006
0:23:25.0
7:32.2
70.5
0:18:24.8
Run for the Roses 5K
Roselle IL
6 (60-64)
Good first mile, 32 second drop off in second mile (1st mile short?)

324
23
06/10/2006
0:26:54.0
8:39.5
61.4
0:21:09.1
Munster Rotary Run-A-Round 5K
Munster IN
1 (60-64)
Light wind and rain, wore garbage bag for entire race. Moderate pace in prep for tomorrow's Half.

325
24
06/11/2006
1:48:38.0
8:17.6
68.2
1:25:31.0
North Shore Half Marathon
Highland Park IL
6 (60-64)
Maintained pace pretty well but a little slower than I would like. Easy 90 minutes drive. Decent early parking. Not much for refreshments.

326
25
06/15/2006
0:24:25.0
7:51.5
67.6
0:19:11.9
Jim Gibbons Male 5K
Chicago IL
2 (60-64)
Fun night run - no problem getting there, good food & drink.

327
26
06/18/2006
0:40:11.0
8:02.2
67.6
0:31:31.7
Downers Grove 5 Miler
Downers Grove IL
8 (60-64)
Pretty humid this year, probably 2nd in CARA 65-69 Circuit Points

328
27
06/25/2006
0:23:12.0
7:28.0
71.8
0:18:05.2
Festival 5K
Portage IN
1 (65-69)
Flat, short course, no frills.

329
28
07/01/2006
0:24:32.0
7:53.8
67.9
0:19:07.6
Race for Young Life 5K
Palatine IL
6 (65-69)
Poor race, poor race facilities and operation

330
29
07/04/2006
0:39:55.0
7:59.0
68.7
0:31:01.9
Brickyard Run 5M
Hobart IN
1 (65-69)
Consistent pace throughout but no speed.

331
30
07/13/2006
0:23:49.0
7:40.0
69.9
0:18:34.0
Sundowner 5K
Joliet IL
1 (65-69)
Hot & Humid. Nice event - burgers & beer; nice trophy.

333
32
07/15/2006
0:25:35.0
8:14.1
65.1
0:19:56.7
Homewood Days Twilight 5K
Homewood IL
2 (65-69)
Hot & Humid. Decent small scale event, sparse refreshments, good parking.

332
31
07/15/2006
0:33:17.0
10:42.8
50.0
0:25:56.9
The Wicked 5K
Valparaiso IN
1 (65-69)
Very tough hills/trails, muddy, humid, not as well run as last year, no water on course.

334
32
07/22/2006
1:24:42.0
8:28.2
66.7
1:05:56.3
Waterfall Glen Xtreme 10 Miler
Darien IL
4 (65-69)
XC start and finish, hilly trail (Big Bertha is at least 2 miles long). Park is on grounds of Argonne National Labs

335
33
07/29/2006
0:55:05.0
8:51.9
62.4
0:42:48.3
Steve's Run 10K
Dowagiac MI
3 (65-69)
Tough XC/Street/Trail course. Recognized cancer survivors, good water stops, shirts picked up after race.

336
34
08/02/2006
0:24:05.0
7:45.1
69.2
0:18:46.5
Friendship Run 5K
Highland IN
1 (65-69)
Very hot & humid, nice breeze and shade made it tolerable.

337
35
08/12/2006
0:23:19.0
7:30.3
71.4
0:18:10.7
Rotary Ramble 5K
DeMotte IN
1 (65-69)
Great running weather, long ceremony with raffle!!

338
36
08/13/2006
1:46:09.0
8:06.2
70.5
1:22:44.0
Chicago Distance Classic Half Marathon
Chicago IL
3 (65-69)
Better course than last year, good water stops. FIRST CARA CIRCUIT AWARD!!

339
37
08/19/2006
0:50:30.0
8:07.6
68.1
0:39:14.6
Bellaire Eagle Run 10K
Bellaire MI
2 (65-69)
Hilly course, satisfied with effort

340
38
08/26/2006
0:49:11.0
7:54.9
69.9
0:38:13.2
DeKalb Cornfest 10K
Dekalb IL
3 (65-69)
Very humid, good first two miles and then faded. SECOND CARA CIRCUIT AWARD!!

341
39
09/04/2006
1:21:01.0
8:06.1
69.8
1:03:04.3
Park Forest Scenic 10
Park Forest IL
3 (65-69)
Couldn't maintain pace; slowed even more in the second half. THIRD CARA CIRCUIT AWARD!!

342
40
09/09/2006
0:38:21.0
7:40.2
71.5
0:29:48.8
Popcorn Panic 5M
Valparaiso IN
1 (65+)
Again, best pace at this distance, sunny, perfect day

343
41
09/16/2006
1:19:37.0
8:32.5
66.0
1:01:57.5
Mt. Baldhead 15K Challenge
Saugatuck MI
1 (65-69)
Course included 282 steps up Mt Baldhead, and sandhill and trails down, satisfied with under 80.

344
42
09/17/2006
0:44:47.0
9:00.5
60.9
0:34:48.9
Tower Run 8K
Michigan City IN
2 (65-69)
Lots of sand, steep hill, tough course.

345
43
09/23/2006
0:24:23.0
7:50.9
68.3
0:19:00.6
Footsteps to Fitness 5K
Chesterton IN
1 (65-69)
Small turnout - enjoyed lack of competition for a change.

346
44
10/01/2006
1:50:54.0
8:27.9
67.5
1:26:26.1
Chicago Half Marathon
Chicago IL
2 (65-69)
First time for this race - good course, good parking at 6:00 AM, good water stops. FOURTH CARA CIRCUIT AWARD - FIRST TIME FOR 2ND PLACE!!

347
45
10/07/2006
0:23:53.0
7:41.2
69.7
0:18:37.2
Campagna Academy 5K
Schererville IN
2 (65-69)
Pretty well done overall for a first time race; however, awards were ribbons!

348
46
10/14/2006
0:24:30.0
7:53.1
68.0
0:19:06.0
WVLP 98.3 Radio 5K
Valparaiso IN
1 (65-69)
Good small race, great refreshments, raffle prizes, weak awards.

349
47
10/28/2006
0:50:15.0
8:05.2
68.4
0:39:03.0
Gourd Run 10K
Chesterton IN
1 (65-69)
Brisk Fall Day. Good small race.

350
48
10/29/2006
0:47:46.0
7:41.2
72.0
0:37:07.2
Sycamore Pumpkin Festival 10K
Sycamore IL
2 (65-69)
Good run after Gourd 10K yesterday. FIFTH CARA CIRCUIT AWARD - SECOND TIME FOR 2ND PLACE!!

351
49
11/04/2006
0:24:47.0
7:58.6
67.2
0:19:19.3
Panther Pounce 5K
Westville IN
2 (65-69)
XC, Race was OK, good facilities, good food.

352
50
12/02/2006
0:25:01.0
8:03.1
66.6
0:19:30.2
Lafayette YMCA Sleighbell Run 5K
Lafayette IN
2 (65-69)
Sunny & Cold but course was dry and well-managed. Drawing for door prizes takes time - got out about 10:45AM (9:00 AM Start).

353
51
12/09/2006
0:25:54.0
8:20.2
64.3
0:20:11.5
Sleighbell 5K Run
Chesterton IN
2 (65-69)
Sunny and windy, brunch at Tom and Carol Magill's after race.

12/31/2006
CARA Circuit Competition Award
Chicago IL
3 (65-69)
First ever award on the CARA Circuit

CARA Circuit Competition Award

12/31/2006
CARA Participation Award
1 CARA Registered or Circuit Race at each distance (5K or 4 Miles; 8K, 5 Miles or 10K; 10 Miles; Marathon, Half-Marathon, 25K, 30K, 50K or 50M)

CARA Participation Award

12/31/2006
Gold Cup Competition

1 (65-69)
1st Place 1000 Points
Fred Fleming 2nd
Duane Hibbs 3rd

Gold Cup Competition