Congrats to all who came out for the 10th Running of the Akron Marathon. NEO TC Finishers were: 1/2 Marathon The Admiral and Mrs Admiral ran the 1/2 Marathon together, a PR for her (CONGRATS): 2.25 Marathon Dave Peterman has not slowed down since the Grand Slam, finishing in 3.14.40 LT was again pacing this […]
Results can be find here Congratulations to: Roy Heger, for breaking 100 miles in the 24 hour event: 101.7846 Paul Lefelhocz went 55.8964 and Cyrus Taylor finished his miles at 55.0524!!! Great job!
Note: This is Chris Petruccio’s report on his first ultra, the Youngstown Ultra Trail Classic. Chris gives us much more than just a bare bones accounting of his first 50K race, so we are dividing it up into 4 segments. On a cold February night in 2011, I did something I hadn’t done since basic […]
That night I got on-line to look for more races and with the first click I had found it. THE BURNING RIVER 100 MILE ENDURANCE RUN. At that very moment, I knew what I wanted. ULTRA. I stayed up most of the night just looking at the website and staring at that buckle. In the […]
However, this time I was gonna take it slow and do it right.Start with a 50k. That’s an Ultra. The training seemed more reasonable. Found Bill’s Bad Ass 50k on Facebook. It’s for first timers and you need a mentor. Once again, I turned to my man Kevin Tenkku. He agreed to mentor me….. again. […]
Race morning came and I towed the line. It felt great. Very shortly after the race started I was once again spotted in my Runwell jersey by Amie Murphy and one again the common denominator… Pam Rickard and our Runwell teammate Jaime McDonald. Amie had recently helped Jaime complete her first Ultra in NC. They […]
Monkey Jr is working on his climbing skillz at Coopers Rock. He is thinking about a stealth attack, from the south, to the Yinzers. He just has to figure out how to swim first.
It is typical ultra runner fashion to get in as many miles as possible for a weekend, and Mark Anson got his money worth this past weekend. Mark ran the YUTC 50K on Saturday, finishing in 6.57.06. He then got up early the next morning, and completed the Erie Marathon at Presque Isle, in 4.39. […]
Another great year of weather for the YUTC. NEO TC members represented quite well at the 8th annual YUTC. Third place overall was George Themelis, who finished in 4.51.25 Paul Lefelhocz, despite his sand-bagging earlier in the week, ran a PR of 5.44.51 Dave Peterman, despite putting 400 miles on his legs over the summer […]
First time ultra run finish for Bob Prelerson Jonathan “Scooby” Bolha crossing for the Win Great weather again favored us for the 8th running of the Youngstown Ultra Trail Classic, held in Mill Creek Park, Youngstown, Ohio. Many runners new to the park were surprised at the beauty of the park and technical aspects of […]