Monday, August 27, 2007

2 Personal Bests - 2 New Races, 2 New Distances, 2 New PBs

Kent Building Supplies 7K Run

Saturday, August 25th, 2007

"Looped course with small hilly section around Mill River, Bloomfield Industrial Park, Hwy 2
Great new run fro all abilities"

It was foggy morning and 20 degrees in Bloomfield.

The 7km loop course was flat and hilly by the Mill River.

This is new run organized by Randy Allain for breast cancer.

Finish in 30:29 and top 10 in 9th out of 33 runners. 2nd place Juniors.

Official Result: 9th out of 33
7K in 30 minutes, 29 seconds
First 7K run in Bloomfield termed a success
Thirty-three runners participate
Scott Clark of Summerside crossed the finish line with a time of 25 minutes 37 seconds (25:37) to win the inaugural Kent Building Supplies run here recently.

Rebecca Walker was the first female and finished second overall, posting a time of 28:11.

"We were very happy with the number of participants (33) who registered for the run," said race organizer Randy Allain. "We were also very pleased with the many positive comments from the runners, who indicated they really enjoyed the course which took them through scenic Mill River East."

Along with Clark, the other top male finishers were Peter Gaudet (28:26) and Dustin Gavin (28:41).

Mary Hart (35:40) and Jennifer Perry (35:41) rounded out the top three females.

The race also included a Junior Division for runners 19 years of age and under. Sean McNeill (29:39) was first to cross the line, followed by Alex Bain (30:29) and Amanda Shea (41:13).

The race's title sponsor was Kent Building Supplies. Greco Pizza and Price Chopper also provided sponsorship.

Desmond Baglole Scenic Road Run

Sunday, August 26, 2007

Hilly and flat, challenging course mostly on unique PEI dirt Scenic Heritage Roads"

The next day at Millvale it was humid and hazy and hot 25 degrees.

The 15km course on heritage roads and lot of hills.

Finish in 1:20:08 and came Top 10 in 10th out of 27 runners.

I like running on clay roads in the country.

Official Result: 10th out of 27
15K in 1 hour, 20 minutes, 8 seconds

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Jesse Bain said...

Nice placings! :)

Unknown said...

Fabulous and inspiring!

kristina said...

Hi, the previous comment is from Kristina Chew (using my husband's account).