2012 Races

El Sendero Trail 30k
TX 12/1/2012

In trail running mode, I did the 30k and was 1st woman overall in a time of 2:56:23.

Turkey Trot
Maui, HI 11/22/2012

A 2.6 mile race Thanksgiving morning, we were in Maui for vacation and ran this for fun.

Indianapolis Monumental Half-Marathon
Indianapolis, IN 11/3/2012

I ran this with Suellen, it was chilly and some freezing rain towards the end, but she did very well and crossed another state off her quest to run in all 50 states.

Chosen Half-Marathon
New Braunfels, TX 10/27/2012

A fun half just south of Austin, nice and cool this year. I finished 3rd woman and 1st master’s in 1:31:41.

Dare to Ascend Trail Half-Marathon
Georgetown, TX  9/29/2012

A wet and rainy race, but I ran well. 2:09:48, 1st woman overall.

Ramblin’ Rose Tri
Charlotte, NC  9/23/2012

Second race in two days. A great women only sprint tri. I won first overall by very close 15 seconds with a time of 40:18.

Food for the Sole 5
Greenwood, SC 9/22/2012

Part of Suellen’s birthday weekend, we did this 5k on Saturday then went across into North Carolina for a tri on Sunday.

Tri to Make a Difference
Lake Tanglewood, TX 9/8/2012

A fun sprint tri in my parents’ backyard. I defended my title from the previous year and was 1st woman overall. My time was 56:53.

USAT Sprint Tri Nationals
Burlington VT,  8/19/2012

My “A” race for the tri season.  Weather was gorgeous, competition was fast.  I earned at spot on Team USA for Worlds in London 2013 with a 7th place finish in my division.

Georgetown Super Sprint Tri #2

Warmup sprint tri before Nationals (300m/11 mi/3 mi), felt good even in the heat, and was 1st woman.

Oregon Summer Fest 10k
WI  6/24/2012

Cooler weather than in Texas, I had a PR race (41:25) and was 1st woman overall.

Georgetown Super Sprint Tri

My first tri in 7 months, a very short sprint (200m/7 mi/2 mi), was a good way to start tri season. I came in 4th overall and first woman in just under 36 minutes.

Calcutta 10k
Dublin Ireland 5/26/2012

We were visiting Ireland for a week and found this great charity race through Phoenix Park. I was close to my 10k PR, and 3rd woman overall.

Tri Girl Sprint Duathlon
Houston TX 5/13/2012

Great woman’s only race down in Houston that added a du category this year. I finished first overall.

USAT Duathlon Nationals
Tucson AZ 4/28/2012

My ‘A’ race for the spring. I missed podium by 30 seconds, finishing 4th in my age group.  Had a strong bike, but not as fast second run as I hoped.

Enchanted Rock Duathlon

Crazy race in the hill country, finishing with a run straight to the top of Enchanted Rock (400 ft climb in 1/2 mile). I did well, 3rd woman & 1st masters in 1:38:33.

Tough Cookies 5k

A small local race we helped sponsor through Maverick Software.  It was crazy hot (6pm, 95 degrees), but fun.

Tough Cookies Duathlon

One of my favorite races, a women’s only Du in Copperas Cove. I was first overall, just missed the course record by 20 seconds.

Frost yer Fanny Duathlon

The South-Midwest Regional Championship, on the same course as Bronda’s Du I did back in November. I took about 3 minutes off my time, and finished 4th woman overall.

Bandera 25k Trail Run

The toughest trail race ever!  Tons of rocks, hills, and cactus.  I had loads of fun though, and was 8th woman overall in 2:41:53, and didn’t fall down.