Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Race in 137 Texas Cities or Towns and 73 Texas Counties ... And Counting!


2003
1.  Houston - 24-Hour Fitness 4-Miler (1.  Harris County)
2.  Round Rock - Round Rock Express 5K (2.  Williamson)
3.  The Woodlands - Run The Woodlands 5K #89 (3.  Montgomery)
4.  Dallas - Comcast State Fair of Texas 5K (4.  Dallas)
5.  Austin - IBM Uptown Classic 10K (5.  Travis)
6.  Beaumont - Christus Health 2nd annual Great Pumpkin Race 5K (6.  Jefferson)

2004
7.  Angleton - Angleton Noon Lions Spectacle Spectacular 10K (7.  Brazoria)
8.  Kingwood - Lake Houston YMCA Bridgefest 5K
9.  Galveston - 5th annual Mardi Gras Beach Run 10K (8,  Galveston)
10.  Tyler - Azalea Run 10K (9.  Smith)
11.  Sugar Land - Sugar Creek Blvd. Mile (10.  Fort Bend)
12.  San Antonio - Carrabba's Classic Half Marathon (11. Bexar)
13.  Fort Worth - Fort Worth Runners Club Three Amigos 4 Mile Run (12.  Tarrant)
14.  La Marque - Webster Bicycle Duathlon #3
15.  Arlington - August Gusto 5K
16.  Keller - Run In The Dark 5K
17.  Brenham - Brenham Hillacious Cross Country Open (13. Washington)
18.  San Marcos - 1st annual San Marcos Running Club Country Roads 10K (14.  Hays)
19.  Helotes - Texas MedClinic Helotes Half Marathon
20.  Clear Lake - 2nd annual United Space Alliance Space City 10 Miler
21.  Huntsville - 26th annual Huntsville Half Marathon (15.  Walker)
22.  La Grange - 1st annual Best Little 10K in Texas (16.  Fayette)
23.  Flower Mound - Flower Mound Metric Half-Marathon

2005
24.  Waco - Bearathon Half Marathon (17. McLennan)
25.  Bellaire - Bellaire Trolley Run 5K
26.  College Station - GLOW (Giving to Light Others' Way) 5K (18.  Brazos)
27.  Wharton - StraightWay Family Fun Run 5K (19.  Wharton)
28.  Centerville - Stu's Country Mile 5K (20.  Leon)
29.  Seabrook - Maribelle's On The Bay 5K
30.  Cypress - League Play Grill Semi-Annual 5K
31.  Deer Park - Goblin Gallop 5K
32.  Pearland - Jingle Jog 10-Miler

2006
33.  Surfside - Surfside Beach Marathon
34.  Pasadena - Run For Life 5K
35.  Alvin - Beneezy Purple Monkey 10K
36.  Willis - Wildkat 5K

2007
37.  New Braunfels - River Road Run 12-Miler (21.  Comal)
38.  Webster - Yuri's Night 5K
39.  Conroe - YMCA Trail Run 5K
40.  Bremond - Polish Pickle Run 5K (22.  Robertson)
41.  Fort Davis - Prude Ranch Races Half Marathon (23.  Jeff Davis)
42.  Oak Ridge North - Oak Ridge 5-Miler
43.  West - West Fest Kolache 5000
44.  Caldwell - Kolache Krunch 5K (24.  Burleson)

2008
45.  Texarkana - Run The Line Half Marathon  (25.  Bowie)
46.  Aledo - AdvoCats Run Walk or Crawl 5K (26.  Parker)
47.  Pilot Point - Four-Alarm Chase 5K (27.  Denton)
48.  Temple - Scott & White Community Wellness Half Marathon (28.  Bell)
49.  Lampasas - Toughest 10K in Texas (29.  Lampasas)
50.  Milano - Nowhere 2 Run 10K (30.  Milam)
51.  Marathon - Marathon 2 Marathon (31.  Brewster)
52.  Lufkin - Stay On Track Fun Run 5K (32.  Angelina)
53.  Livingston - Jingle Bell Run 5K (33.  Polk)

2009
54.  Roman Forest - East Montgomery County 4th of July Race 5K
55.  Irving - Heels and Hills and Him Half Marathon
56.  McKinney - Firefighter 10K (34.  Collin)
57.  Dime Box - Mini Marathon 10K (35.  Lee)
58.  Corpus Christi - Harbor Half Marathon (36.  Nueces)
59.  Tomball - Woodforest National Bank 5K
60.  Missouri City - Scanlan Elementary 5K
61.  Richmond - Resolution Run 5K

2010
62.  Kemah - Galloway Gallop 10K
63.  Orchard - Pamela's Race 10K
64.  Bryan - Downtown Derby 5K
65.  League City - Summer Kick-Off Fun Run 5K
66.  Humble - Woodcreek Middle School 5K

2011
67.  La Porte - Sylvan Beach Duathlon

2012 
68.  New Caney - El Chupacabra de Houston 10K
69.  Rockwall - Patriot Half Marathon (37.  Rockwall)
70.  Texas City - Funfest By The Bay 10K
71.  Crosby - Firecracker 5K
72.  Port Neches - Sea Rim Striders Summer Series Run #5
73.  Sealy - 5 Alarm 5K (38.  Austin)
74.  Navasota - Blues Capital of Texas 5K (39.  Grimes)
75.  Lubbock - Panhandle Half Marathon (40.  Lubbock)
76.  Port Arthur - Sabine Causeway Bridge 5K

2013
77.  Diboll - New Year's Resolution 5K
78.  Point Blank - Run For The Governor's 5K (41.  San Jacinto)
79.  Crawford - Chisholm Trail Half Marathon
80.  Fairview - Fairview Half Marathon
81.  Kosse - Kosse Greyhound 5K (42.  Limestone)
82.  Harker Heights - Race to Read 5K
83.  Nacogdoches - Freedom 5K (43.  Nacogdoches)
84.  Georgetown - Vern's No-Frills 5K
85.  Salado - Midnight Madness Down Main 5K
86.  Lakeway - Be Healthy Lake Travis Day 5K
87.  Hamilton - Dove Festival 10K (44.  Hamilton)
88.  Mansfield - Methodist Mansfield Medical Center Run With Heart Half Marathon
89.  Cedar Park - Run Free Texas 80's 8K Community Race
90.  Boerne - Fabra Elementary Howl at the Moon 5K (45.  Kendall)
91.  Seguin - Seguin Police Moonlight Run 5K (46.  Guadalupe)
92.  Kyle - Kyle-O-Meter 5K

2014
93.  Bandera - Cowboy Capital Stampede 10K (47.  Bandera)
94.  Cleburne - 4th annual Camp Fire Chicken Run 5K (48.  Johnson)
95.  Corinth - Corinth PD Foot Patrol 5K
96.  Highland Village - Running Moms Rock 5K
97.  Carrollton - Carrollton Runners Club 5K
98.  Muenster - Germanfest 15K (49.  Cooke)
99.  Abilene - Summer Solstice 3-Hour Endurance Run (50.  Taylor)
100.  Moulton - Moulton Jamboree 5K (51.  Lavaca)
101.  Bay City - Respect 5K Honoring Heroes (52.  Matagorda)
102.  Bastrop - Burning Pine 10K (53.  Bastrop)
103.  Glen Rose - Tour de Glen Rose Half Marathon (54.  Somervell)

2015
104.  Benbrook - 27th annual Lake Benbrook Half Marathon
105.  Baytown - 5th annual Jail Break Run Half Marathon
106.  Woodville - Dogwood Dash 5K (55.  Tyler)
107.  Santa Fe - 8th annual Chelsey's 5K Run For Kids
108.  Crystal Beach - Texas Crab Festival 5K
109.  Spring - LinksRun 10K - Cypresswood Golf Club
110.  Millsap - Ticket Lady Trot 10K
111.  Franklin - 1st annual Franklin FFA Glow Run 5K
112.  North Richland Hills - 1st annual NRH Road Runner 5K
113.  Anthony - Anthony Flying Horse Half Marathon (56.  El Paso)

2016
114.  Rockport - 28th annual Whooping Crane Strut 10K (57.  Aransas)
115.  Silsbee - 3rd annual Autism 5K (58.  Hardin)
116.  Fredericksburg - Fredericksburg Wildflower Run 10K (59.  Gillespie)
117.  Graham - Run For The Children 10K (60.  Young)
118.  Falfurrias - 4th of July Stars and Stripes 5K (61.  Brooks)
119.  Longview - Up And Away 5K (62.  Gregg)
120.  Clute - Mosquito Chase 5K
121.  Lantana - Run Lantana 10K
122.  Alice - Jim Wells County - VFW Post 8621 10-Miler (63.  Jim Wells)
123.  Harlingen - 3rd annual Harlingen Half Marathon (64.  Cameron)
124.  Lake Jackson - 4th annual Lake Jackson Turkey Trot 10K
125.  Needville - Brazos Bend Marathon
126.  Mission - Resolution Run 5K (65.  Hidalgo)

2017
127.  Grapevine - Bold In The Cold 15K
128.  San Angelo - Shannon Trail Race Series #3 15K (66.  Tom Green)
129.  Kingsville - Ties and Tennis Shoes 10K (67.  Kleberg)
130.  Victoria - Citizens Medical Center Run Against Cancer Half Marathon (68.  Victoria)
131.  Ennis - 19th annual Ennis Polka Fest 10K (69.  Ellis)
132.  Burnet - Rogue Trail Series - The Ranch 10K (70.  Burnet)
133.  Sulphur Springs - Milk Run 5K (71.  Hopkins)
134.  Jacksonville - Tomato 5 - Tomato Fest 5K (72.  Cherokee)
135.  Lumberton - Sea Rim Striders Summer Series Run #3
136.  Zapata - 5th Annual PFC Ira "Ben" Laningham IV 5K (73.  Zapata)
137.  Hico - Old Settler's Run To Remember 5K

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

2017 Texas Marathons by Finishers


7,134 - Chevron Houston Marathon, Houston, January 15 (4,317 men / 2,817 women)
2,664 - Austin Marathon presented by NXP, Austin, February 19 (1,600 men / 1,064 women)
1,245 - Cowtown Marathon, Fort Worth, February 26 (745 men / 501 women)
   933 - Fidelity Investments The Woodlands Marathon, March 4 (586 men / 347 women)
   312 - Texas Marathon, Kingwood, January 1 (164 men / 148 women)
   251 - Michelob Ultra Springfoot Marathon, El Paso, February 19 (175 men / 76 women)
   245 - USA Fit Marathon, Sugar Land, January 29 (124 men / 121 women)*
   202 - McAllen Marathon, McAllen, January 15 (91 men / 55 women / 56 relay)
   196 - Seabrook Lucky Trail Marathon, Seabrook, March 18 (96 men / 67 women / 33 relay)
   128 - Galveston Marathon, Galveston, February 12 (79 men / 49 women)
   102 - Grasslands Trail Runs, Decatur, March 18 (61 men / 41 women)
     99 - Miracle Match Marathon, Waco, January 22 (46 men / 30 women / 23 relay)
     82 - Surfside Marathon, Surfside Beach, February 4 (50 men / 32 women)*
     71 - Davy Crockett Bear Chase Marathon, Groveton, April 8 (42 men / 29 women)
     68 - Cross Timbers Trail Run, Lake Texoma, February 18 (56 men / 12 women)
     67 - Exygon and Baptist Hospitals Gusher Marathon, Beaumont, March 4 (51 men / 16 women)
     64 - New Year's Day Marathon, Allen, January 1 (33 men / 31 women)
     37 - Amarillo Marathon, Amarillo, April 8 (22 men / 15 women)
     36 - Multiple Sclerosis Marathon, Dallas, May 27 (21 men / 15 women)
     32 - Love. Run. Marathon., Huntsville, February 18 (19 men / 13 women)
     30 - Dust Bowl Series Marathon, Dalhart, March 22 (18 men / 12 women)
     26 - Wayne's World Marathon, Dallas, May 28 (12 men / 14 women)
     25 - Bachman Memorial Day Marathon, Dallas, May 29 (17 men / 8 women)

* Early start included.

2017 Race Statistics


34 races in 2017. (180.23 miles)
23 of those were new to me. (Goal is 50)
11 races announced (12 if you count the IMTX Aid Station)
  1 was a member of the media (Houston Marathon)
47 races ran, announced or was in attendance for so far.
  1 DNS - Big Little JC 10K (wiped out from announcing CB&I)

294 North American cities or towns to run a race in.
134 Texas cities or town to run a race in.
  72 Texas counties to run a race in. (182 to go)
  53 of those the race was actually in the town of the county seat
  20 additional Texas counties to run at least a mile in. (162 to go)
154 Texas cities or towns to run at least a mile in.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Dad's Day 5K Finishers


2017 - 830 finishers (511 men / 319 women)
2016 - 798 finishers (466 men / 332 women)
2015 - 872 finishers (483 men / 389 women)
2014 - 900 finishers (482 men / 418 women)
2013 - 975 finishers (547 men / 428 women)
2012 - 860 finishers (477 men / 383 women)
2011 - 853 finishers (492 men / 361 women)
2010 - 602 finishers
2009 - 726 finishers (443 men / 283 women)
2008 - 492 finishers (304 men / 188 women)
2007 - 397 finishers (247 men / 150 women)

Sources:  Mychiptime.com, eztoregister.com

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

No Label Brewing 1st Street 5K Legacy Finishers


Adams, Emmalee
Adams, Tyler
Bangerter, Wes
Benavides, Roland (50-59)
Benavides, Roland (70-99)
Bormans, Connie
Caldwell, Tonya
Castronovo, June
Castronovo, Tony
Chapa, Jesus
Chapa, Pedro
Cronlund, Jenny
Decesare, Robert
Dlabaj, Mary
Duong, Amy
Duong, Peter
Freeman, Susan
Furman, Lynn
Furman, Robert
Gammack, Graham
Gehringer, Mark
Goedeker, Erin
Goedeker, Tim
Griffin, Jenny
Harlan, Jeremy
Harlan, Nikia
Harley, Jason
Harvey, Trisha
Heaton, Laura
Henry, Sabira
Hermis, Brandi
Holcomb, Nancy
Johnson, Stephen
Joyce, Jamie
Joyce, Travis
Krause, Tina
Lopez, Herb
Lopez, Marta
Lopez, Romeo
Luther, Ron
Manning, Matthew
Mcculloch, John
Mckinzie, John
Mclean, Meghan
Medrano, Imelda
Moore, Steve
Nielsen, Jacob Thymann
Peloquin, Terion
Perry, Natalie
Persson, Earin
Powers, Kathleen
Prevallet, Craig
Reynolds, Patricia
Rhoads, Lori
Rhoads, Steve
Royal, Jeffrey
Russell, Justin
Schramm, Mary
Sherbon, Tim
Smith, Helen
Stein, Kari
Terrell, A.J.
Tice, Scott
Tubbs, Corbin
Walker, Kimberly
Walker, Kyle
Walton, Michael
Webb, Jordan
Wexler, Andrew
Wexler, Mike
Whitlock, Cathy

Monday, June 12, 2017

Sylvan Beach Triathlon: Annual by the Numbers


Battle of San Jacinto Triathlon, Duathlon and Aguabike
2006 - 205 overall - 154 tri - 28 du - 23 aquabike
2007 - 120 overall - 84 tri - 26 du - 10 aquabike
2008 - 185 overall - 125 tri - 60 du

Sylvan Beach Duathlon & Triathlon
2009 - 174 overall - 122 tri - 52 du
2010 - 284 overall - 201 tri - 83 du
2011 - 302 overall - 221 tri - 81 du
2012 - 303 overall - 207 tri - 96 du
2013 - 291 overall - 184 tri - 107 du
2014 - 393 overall - 245 tri - 102 du - 46 youth
2015 - 469 overall - 324 tri (308 + 16 relay) - 98 du - 47 youth
2016 - 378 overall - 263 tri (238 + 9 relay + 7 clydesdale + 4 athena + 5 PC) - 115 du (111 + 4 PC)
2017 - 365 overall - 258 tri (228 + 8 relay + 8 clydesdale + 7 athena + 7 PC) - 107 du (104 + 3 PC)

Relay teams count as one finisher.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Run Houston! Race Series Finisher Numbers


These do not include any virtual finishers.

10K
2015
Sam Houston Race Park -- 369 (214 women, 155 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 723 (452 women, 271 men)
Clear Lake -- 617 (377 women, 240 men)
University of Houston -- 653 (414 women, 239 men)
Sugar Land -- 418 (248 women, 170 men)
2016
Sam Houston Race Park -- 651 (389 women, 262 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 845
Clear Lake -- 679
University of Houston -- 870
Sugar Land -- 356 (193 women, 168 men)
2017
Sam Houston Race Park -- 619 (311 women, 308 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 864 (484 women, 380 men)
Clear Lake -- 598 (304 women, 294 men)

5K
2015
Sam Houston Race Park -- 425 (283 women, 142 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 920 (605 women, 315 men)
Clear Lake -- 623 (422 women, 201 men)
University of Houston -- 807 (526 women, 281 men)
Sugar Land -- 492 (321 women, 171 men)
2016
Sam Houston Race Park -- 947 (602 women, 345 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 1,252
Clear Lake -- 905
University of Houston -- 1,272
Sugar Land -- 504 (282 women, 222 men)
2017
Sam Houston Race Park -- 991 (576 women, 415 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 1,212 (744 women, 368 men)
Clear Lake -- 893 (526 women, 367 men)

1M/1K
2015
Sam Houston Race Park -- 29
Minute Maid Park -- 69
Clear Lake -- 81 (47 women, 34 men)
University of Houston -- 85 (45 women, 40 men)
Sugar Land -- 60 (37 women, 23 men)
2016
Sam Houston Race Park -- 58 (28 women, 30 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 86
Clear Lake -- 105
University of Houston -- 118
Sugar Land -- 52 (29 women, 23 men)
2017
Sam Houston Race Park -- 90 (50 women, 40 men)
Minute Maid Park -- 106 (48 women, 58 men)
Clear Lake -- 75 (33 women, 42 men)

Total Finishers
2015
Sam Houston Race Park -- 823
Minute Maid Park -- 1,712
Clear Lake -- 1,320
University of Houston -- 1,545
Sugar Land -- 970
2016
Sam Houston Race Park -- 1,656 (101.2% increase)
Minute Maid Park -- 2,183 (27.5% increase)
Clear Lake -- 1,689 (27.9% increase)
University of Houston -- 2,260 (46.2% increase)
Sugar Land -- 912 (5.9% decrease)
2017
Sam Houston Race Park -- 1,700 (2.7% increase)
Minute Maid Park -- 2,182 (Basically even as '16)
Clear Lake -- 1,566 (7.3% decrease)

Houston Heights 5K All-Time Winners (Complete from 2002-2017)


Men's Overall
1989 - Bob Amato, 15:16
1991 - Jeff Wells, 15:19
1992 - Billy Black, 21, 16:08
2002 - Luis Armenteros, 15:04
2003 - Jose Angel Lara, 15:20
2004 - Luis Armenteros, 16:30
2005 - Rudy Rocha, 15:38
2006 - David Wittman, 16:11
2007 - Anthony Green, 16:22
2008 - Sean Wade, 42, Houston, 15:01
2009 - Sean Wade, 43, Houston, 14:49
2010 - Ryan Smith, 24, 16:28
2011 - Zach Cater-Cyker, 26, Houston, 15:48
2012 - Sean Wade, 46, Houston, 15:20
2013 - Kiya Dandena, 24, Houston, 14:54
2014 - Maximo Mendoza, 25, Pearland, 15:07
2015 - Lane Boyer, 25, Houston, 14:58
2016 - David Smith, 25, Houston, 15:25
2017 - Austin Roth, Houston, 14:59

Men's Masters
1989 - David Chester, 17:10
1991 - Doug Rothenberger, 16:46
1992 - Doug Rothenberger, 17:04
2002 - William Martin, 16:41
2003 - Joe Flores, 15:41
2004 - Joe Flores, 17:34
2005 - Jon Warren, 16:33
2006 - Todd Gilbreath, 17:03
2007 - Joe Flores, 16:36
2008 - Jacob Mazone, 45, Oak Ridge North, 16:44
2009 - Bob Williamson, 40, 16:32
2010 - Bobby Williamson, 41, 16:40
2011 - Andrew Sharenson, 40, Houston, 17:41
2012 - Thomas King, Jr., 43, Houston, 17:34
2013 - Luis Armenteros, 40, Houston, 15:37
2014 - Luis Armenteros, 41, Houston, 16:05
2015 - Sean Wade, 49, Houston, 15:19
2016 - Luis Armenteros, 43, Houston, 15:33
2017 - Gabe Gomez, Houston, 17:48

Women's Overall
1989 - Debbi Warner, 17:59
1991 - Ann Bond, 18:27
1992 - Bridget Degan, 18:23
2002 - Jackie Rzepecki, 17:28
2003 - Kate Gorry, 17:38
2004 - Katrina Price, 19:52
2005 - Katrina Price, 18:38
2006 - Lisa Tilton-McCarthy, 18:50
2007 - Diana Hirst, 18:48
2008 - Diana Hirst, 33, Houston, 18:24
2009 - Diana Hirst, 34, Houston, 18:14
2010 - Katrina Price, 39, 19:00
2011 - Shannon Miller, 26, 17:37
2012 - Allison Pye, 23, Houston, 16:53
2013 - Lauren Smith, 22, Lake Jackson, 17:59
2014 - Kaytlynn Welsch, 13, Alvin, 18:44
2015 - Lauren Smith, 24, Lake Jackson, 16:57
2016 - Allison Poe, 34, Houston, 18:21 (18:17 chip)
2017 - Lauren Stroud, 26, Lake Jackson, 17:05

Women's Masters
1989 - Georgette Green, 19:34
1991 - Jo May, 19:26
1992 - Barbara Amelio, 20:12
2002 - Sherrie Keim, 18:21
2003 - Sherrie Keim, 18:42
2004 - Heide Mairs, 21:01
2005 - Helen Grant, 19:04
2006 - Heide Mairs, 19:57
2007 - Helen Grant, 19:39
2008 - Sabra Harvey, 59, Houston, 19:40
2009 - Caroline Burum, 43, Houston, 19:12
2010 - Sabra Harvey, 61, Houston, 19:13
2011 - Martha Long, 42, 20:46
2012 - Cindy Taylor, 43, Bellaire, 18:38
2013 - Laura Bennett, 45, Houston, 18:47
2014 - Laura Bennett, 46, Houston, 19:09
2015 - Katrina Stilwell, 44, Houston, 19:09
2016 - Kirsten Stefan, 42, Houston, 19:35
2017 - Sabra Harvey, 68, Houston, 19:50

10K Men's Overall
2017 - Colby Mehmen, Princeton, 32:15

10K Men's Masters
2017 - Richard Peoples, 57, Houston, 41:19

10K Women's Overall
2017 - Marissa Cutaia, 27, 45:27 (45:19.3 chip)

10K Women's Masters
2017 - Stephanie Willis, 43, Houston, 46:12

Number of Timed Finishers
2009 - 1,180
2010 - 857
2011 - 1,022
2012 - 921
2013 - 885
2014 - 961
2015 - 817
2016 - 798
2017 - 5K (776), 10K (237)

Sources:  1989-1992 (Houston Chronicle Archives), 2002-2007 (Runner Triathlete News), 2008-current (Run Wild Sports Timing)