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Where RUN IT FAST RUNNERS Are Running This Weekend (April 27-28, 2013)

Where RUN IT FAST RUNNERS Are Running This Weekend (April 27-28, 2013)

 

Here is a look at where everyone is running this weekend. We had 27 responses this week. Good luck to everyone and Run It Fast!

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WHERE RUN IT FAST RUNNERS ARE RUNNING THIS WEEKEND (APR 27-28, 2013)

Storified by Joshua Holmes· Fri, Apr 26 2013 13:33:42

@runitfast I will be running Country Music half marathon in Nashville on Saturday #runitfast #4Marjorie Mitchell
@runitfast Back to back longish runs for me this weekend! I think 14 on the road Sat and 12 on the trails Sunday. #runitfastLisa Gonzales
@runitfast Big Sur Marathon! #runitfast RIF#140Dennis Arriaga
@runitfast No races this weekend as I’ll be close to home trying to get in some training runs for next weekend’s Strolling Jim 40 Miler.Joshua Holmes
Ready to run @RunRocknRoll #RunCMM with @runitfast and @RunKino! Hopefully the weather holds up! #ChasingBostonJeff Le
@runitfast I’ll be at ZERO Prostate Cancer halfmary at Memphis Botanic Gardens tomorrow!Kristy
@runitfast running the Green 6.2 @TheGreenRun on Saturday.Stephen G
@runitfast Running #countrymusicmarathon this Saturday in Nashville with lots of other RIF members.Mark Watson
@runitfast I will be racing the Country Music Half-Marathon with 30,000 of my closest friends. #RunCMMJackson Miller
@runitfast St . Jude Country Music 1/2 MarathonRobin Robbins
@runitfast Eugene marathon with @julieschuesRDLaura Raeder
@runitfast @KMMarathon !! #runitfast #halfmarathonChristy Bowers
@runitfast – 12 mile recovery on Sunday after last weekends 50 mile ultra. My first, btw. Jumped from 10k straight to 50m. :)Jacob Bergmeier
@runitfast Frisco Marathon Saturday in Springfield, MO.Gregg Lynn
@runitfast the Shakespeare half marathon in beautiful Stratford Upon Avon on SundayRunners Knees
@runitfast Lake Murray San Diego. Training for Patriots 5k 5/25.Loreen vS
@runitfast St Jude Rock N Roll Country Music Marathon, NashvilleJohn Fesler
@runitfast running Plymouth UK half marathon for children’s hospice southwest :-)Laura Brandwood
@runitfast Holland, Mi lakeshore. Going to enjoy spring!David Cook
@runitfast Kentucky derby festival half marathonshannon bryan
@runitfast Run For the Wild 5k at the Bronx zoo. I’m running almost 23 weeks pregnant :)Britton McDermott
@runitfast Baltimore Annapolis TrailSteve Coleman
@runitfast OKC Half — can’t wait!Michelle K
@runitfast @TheGreenRun #HoustonDonica’ Beckett
@runitfast the Park to Park Half Marathon in Waynesboro, VaPenelope
@runitfast Glass city HM, Toledo Ohio! Going to burn through the course!Matt Ambos
“@runitfast: Where are you running/racing this weekend?” @TheGreenRun #Green62 #Houston NaomiPipes

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Labor of Love Buckle 2013

Labor of Love 100 Mile Buckle (2013)

Here is the buckle the finishers of the Labor of Love 100 Miler received on April 20-21, 2013 in Lovell Canyon near Las Vegas, Nevada.

Very cool detailing on the buckle. I like it. Also, here is a photo of the cactus that RIF #1 Joshua won for winning his age group:

Way to Run It Fast #1! Congratulations!

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[Medal photo submitted by RIF #1 Joshua Holmes.  Follow him on Twitter @bayou]

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Mad City 50K Medal (2013)

Mad City 50K Medal (2013)

Here is the finisher’s medal for the Mad City 50K that was held on April 20, 2013 at Lake Wingra in Madison, Wisconsin.

Also pictured…the 7th Place Overall Male award and the truffles that Nicholas received. Pretty sweet bling! Congrats Nicholas!

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[Medal photo submitted by Nicholas Wied.  Follow him on Twitter @nmwied]

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Rob at BLU

March 2013 Extreme Racer Standings

RIF #259 Rob Distante

 It’s only March and RIF Club Members have already raced 102 marathons, 8 50 Milers, 30 50Ks, 45 Half Marathons, 36 5Ks, and handful of 100 milers, 10Ks, and other distances. What a year we are having! We now have 57 RIF Club members who have submitted points and/or monthly miles for 2013 (only points count in the standings so only 54 Club members are listed below)

We have a new member in the top 3! Superwoman, RIF #159 Diane Bolton, is still in the lead with 506.9 points, followed by RIF #259 Rob Distante with 409.13 in 2nd and RIF #190 John Kent Leighton rounds out the top 3 with 403.9 points in 3rd.

On the Women’s Leaderboard, Diane is in 1st, followed by RIF #44 Heather Shoemaker in 2nd with 261.8 points and RIF #218 Carol Goslin in 3rd with 195.1 points. On the Men’s Leaderboard, Rob is in 1st, followed by John in 2nd, and RIF #1 Joshua Holmes in 3rd with 355.5 points.

Besides RIF #259 Rob, RIF #88 Hideki Kinoshita (266 points) is new to the top 10 along with RIF #248 Jeff Le (197.76 points) and RIF #261 Kerri Haskins (192 points). The new members are really giving the rest of us a run for our money!

Here are the full standings:

Top Ten Overall
1.   Diane Bolton – 506.9  (RIF #159)
2.   Rob Distante – 409.13  (RIF #259)
3.   John Kent Leighton – 403.9  (RIF #190)
4.   Joshua Holmes – 355.5  (RIF #1)
5.   Hideki Kinoshita – 266  (RIF #88)
6.   Heather Shoemaker – 261.8  (RIF #44)
7.   Danny Staggs – 244.1  (RIF #186)
8.   Jeff Le – 197.76  (RIF #248)
9.   Carol Goslin – 195.1  (RIF #218)
10.   Kerri Haskins – 192  (RIF #261)

Women’s Leaderboard
1.   Diane Bolton – 506.9  (RIF #159)
2.   Heather Shoemaker – 261.8  (RIF #44)
3.   Carol Goslin – 195.1  (RIF #218)
4.   Kerri Haskins – 192  (RIF #261)
5.   Sandy Staggs – 175.1  (RIF #220)
6.   Elaine Bickel Green – 162  (RIF #217)
7.   Laura Raeder – 157.2  (RIF #20)
8.   Lisa Gonzales – 137.96  (RIF #5)
9.   Heather Zeigler – 122.7  (RIF #246)
10.   Christy Scott – 117.8  (RIF #231)
11.   Alicia Eno – 91  (RIF #126)
12.   Melanie Kayal – 89.6  (RIF #202)
13.   Jennifer Whitley – 82  (RIF #160)
14.   Amanda Staggs – 68.6  (RIF #210)
15.   Jennifer Wood – 65.5  (RIF #243)
16.   Leigh Marsh – 61.7  (RIF #192)
17.   Marj Mitchell – 52.4  (RIF #4)
18.   Marlene Deem – 52.4  (RIF #189)
19.   Beth Hosick – 43.6  (RIF #219)
20.   Christy Bowers – 41.7  (RIF #60)
21.   Jill Hassen – 31  (RIF #242)
22.   Donna Pittman – 23.5  (RIF #181)
23.   Natalie Torres – 19.3  (RIF #72)

Men’s Leaderboard
1.   Rob Distante – 409.13  (RIF #259)
2.   John Kent Leighton – 403.9  (RIF #190)
3.   Joshua Holmes – 355.5  (RIF #1)
4.   Hideki Kinoshita – 266  (RIF #88)
5.   Danny Staggs – 244.1  (RIF #186)
6.   Jeff Le – 197.76  (RIF #248)
7.   Nicholas Norfolk – 156.2  (RIF #116)
8.   Billy Cannon – 120.3  (RIF #169)
9.   Mark Watson – 117.5  (RIF #173)
10.   Anthony Ohrey – 99.6  (RIF #27)
11.   Charles Carmen – 89.63  (RIF #255)
12.   Nathan Bass – 88  (RIF #174)
13.   Rick Thiounn – 79.5  (RIF #111)
14.   Kevin Brandon – 75.1  (RIF #214)
15.   David Wingard – 65.5  (RIF #101)
16.   Neil Dryland – 57.2  (RIF #252)
17.   Josh Liggett – 55.3  (RIF #147)
18.   Steven Reagan – 53.4  (RIF #157)
19.   James Krenis – 52.4  (RIF #67)
20.   Rodrigo Jiménez – 51.31  (RIF #203)
21.   Naresh Kumar – 50  (RIF #2)
22.   Robin Robbins – 45.2  (RIF #33)
23.   Dennis Arriaga – 39.3  (RIF #140)
24.   Bill Baker – 39.3  (RIF #196)
25.   Kevin Ronayne – 37.4  (RIF #11)
26.   Stewart Crouch – 29.3  (RIF #89)
27.   Chris Haynes – 26.2  (RIF #223)
28.   Nikiah Nudell – 26.2  (RIF #234)
29.   Stephen Griffin – 22.4  (RIF #48)
30.   Austin Coates – 22.4  (RIF #241)
31.   Brian Wooldridge – 13.1  (RIF #141)

We did a random drawing to pick one RIF Club member who submitted points in April and this month’s winner is RIF #157 Steven Reagan! We’ll be sending him a Gone For A Run sign. Don’t forget to submit your points/monthly miles next month for a chance to win!

Details on joining Run It Fast – The Club

[Extreme Racer points are rewarded per each racing mile completed. Example: marathon = 26.2 points, half marathon 13.1 points, etc.]

[photo from Rob Distante]

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Ragnar So Cal Medal 2013

Ragnar So Cal Medal (2013)

This is the finisher’s medal for Ragnar So Cal which was held on April 19-20, 2013 from Huntington Beach to San Diego, California.

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[Medal photo submitted by Tianna Marshall.  Follow Tianna on Twitter @TrunsLA]

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Carmel Half Marathon Medal 2013

Carmel Half Marathon Medal (2013)

This is the finisher’s medal for the Carmel Half Marathon that was held on April 20, 2013 in Carmel, Indiana.

Here is another view of the medal from RIF #242 Jill celebrating her 5 minute PR:

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[Medal photos submitted by Al Edwards, follow him on Twitter @AlEdwards4454 and by RIF #242 Jill Hassen]

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2013 Asbury Park NJ Half Marathon Medal

Asbury Park Half Marathon Medal (2013)

This is the finisher’s medal for the Asbury Park Half Marathon that was held on April 20, 2013 in Asbury Park, New Jersey.

RunAPalooza! Nice :)

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[Medal photo submitted by Matthew McCall.]

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Doc Rock & Run Half Marathon Medal 2013

Doc Rock & Run Half Marathon Medal (2013)

This is the finisher’s medal for the Doc Rock & Run Half Marathon that was held on April 20, 2013 in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

Cool medal. Congrats to Daniel on 3rd place in his age group!

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[Medal photo submitted by Daniel Butler.  Follow him on Twitter @RunDanRun26]

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Blue Ridge Half Marathon Medal(2013)

Blue Ridge Half Marathon Medal (2013)

Here is the shiny medal the finishers of the Blue Ridge Half Marathon received on April 20, 2013 in Roanoke, Virginia.

Very nice medal for “America’s Toughest Road Marathon”!

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[Medal photo submitted by Darius.  Follow him on Twitter @dzoid11]

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London Marathon Medal 2013

London Marathon Medal (2013)

This is the medal the finisher’s of the London Marathon received on April 21, 2013 in London, England.

No change from last year’s (other than the year) but still a pretty solid medal.

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[Submitted by Peter Smith. Follow him on Twitter @TigersHull1904]

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