Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon

2010 Competitive Entry Bios

Peak Veterans:

Those that got in through the Competitive Entry process that have run the PPA/M before:
Emanuela Brizio, Nick A Clark, Megan C Kimmel, Mike Kloser, Miguel Lopez, Tommy Manning Keri Ann Nelson, Tim Parr, Anton Vencelj Connilee S Walter,


First time Peak runners or those with older PP times:

Karen G Alexander: (WMRA Ireland Team Member)
Bio:
Wicklow Way Trail Run 27th March 2010, 25.5K, 2Hr 1 min, 1st female (5th overall)
Commonwealth Mountain Running Championships (represented N. Ireland), Keswick England, 5.5 miles, 42 minutes approx, 10th.
World Mountain Running Championships, Italy September 2009, representing Ireland, 48 Minutes approx, 38th.
Belfast Marathon 2008, 26.2 miles, 2hr 56mins, 3rd female.


Eric M Blake:
Bio:
http://www.usatf.org/
2nd @ 2010 USATF Mountain Championships -Mount Washington Road Race
1st @ 2008 USATF Mountain Championships -Mount Washington Road Race
1st @ 2006 USATF Mountain Championships -Mount Washington Road Race
3rd @ 2004 USATF Mountain Championships -Mount Washington Road Race
5th @ 2003 USATF Mountain Championhsips -Vail

5 time Team USA: http://www.wmra.info/ 2010 Will run in Slovenia
23rd @ 2008 World Mountain Trophy in Switzerland -3rd for team USA
11th @ 2006 World Mountain Trophy in Turkey -2nd for team USA
23rd @ 2005 World Mountain Trophy in New Zealnad -2nd for team USA
28th @ 2004 World Mountain Trophy in Italy -3rd for team USA


John A Brown: (WMRA England Team Member)


Tofol Bernat Castaner:
Bio:
Chaberton Marathon, 1st - http://www.chabertonmarathon.eu/en/chaberton_races.htm


Wilson Kipkosgei Chemweno:
Bio:
2009
Commonwealth mountain running championships (uphill only) 12km (50:42), Keswick, UK. 1st
Commonwealth mountain running championships (Up and Down) 12km (47:55), Keswick, UK. 1st
2008
Reims half marathon (1:02:40), Reimich, France.


Martin Cox:
Bio:
2nd Jungfrau Marathon, Interlaken, Switzerland 2008.
2nd Thyon-Dixence, Val d'Herens, Switzerland 2008.
7th March 2010 - 8th Bath Half Marathon, England (66'01).


Brendan J Davies: (WMRA Australian Team Member)


Jason C Delaney:
Bio:
20th 2010 Boston Marathon (7th American) 2:19:17 http://www.bostonmarathon.org/2010BostonMarathonResults.asp
2nd 2010 Vail Pass Half Marathon 1:25:27 http://www.tevamountaingames.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/Vail-Pass-Half-Marathon1.pdf
1st 2009 Vail Hill Climb 49:17 http://www.vailrec.com/userfiles/File/Results/2009_Hill_Climb_Results.pdf
1st at the 2008 Crazy Horse Marathon 2:33:55 (trail & road mix) http://mtrushmore.allsportcentral.com/results/results.cfm?EventID=18257
1st at Silent Trail 10M 1:06:13(course record) http://uwadmnweb.uwyo.edu/SILENTTRAILS/Results/STMR2006%20results.pdf
4th at the 2008 USA Trail Running Championships
72nd at the 2008 USA Olympic Marathon Trials
4th at the 2008 USA Trail Running Championships
9th at the 2008 California International Marathon (2:21:29)
1st at the 2007 Platte River Half Marathon (69:01) - course record
15th at the 2006 Austin Freescale Marathon (2:19:45)
1st at the 2006 Georgetown to Idaho Springs Half Marathon (67:24)
2nd at the 2006 Top of Utah Marathon (2:21:38)
2005 USATF Dirt Dog XC Series Champion


Morgan James Donnelly: (WMRA England Team Member)
Bio:
Yorkshire 3 Peaks, 24 miles (4,500 feet ascent/descent), 3hr 2min 34 sec, 1st, http://live.sportident.co.uk/home/event/fullresults.html?&eventid=3c8de0f7-7980-4ec5-884d-65547764ff94&mobile=false, http://www.threepeaksrace.org.uk Coniston Fell Race (English Championship 2010), 9 miles (3,500 feet ascent/descent), 1hr 9min 4sec, 3rd, http://www.conistonfellrace.org.uk Silent Valley, 9.5 miles (4,500 feet ascent/descent), 1hr 44min 14sec, 2nd, http://www.fellrunner.org.uk/results/race10/10_silent_valley.html


Anna Frost:
Bio:
1st - Andorra Sky Race - 1.41hr (June 2010)
1st - new record - Everest Marathon - 4.35hr (Dec 2009)
3rd - World Long Course - Kaiser Marathon - 2.35hr (Oct 2009)


Rickey Gates:
Bio:
Vail 1/2 Marathon: 1:26:52, 1st http://www.tevamountaingames.com
Mt. Washington: 59:58, 1st http://www.mountwashingtonroadrace.com
America's Uphill: 40:26, 1st http://www.utemountaineer.com


Claire F Gordon: (WMRA Scottish Team Member)
Bio:
WMRA long distance challenge 2009, Soll, Austria. 3h57m27 - http://www.wmra.ch/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=569&Itemid=4&year=2009&discode=3155&cat=i
London Marathon 2010, 3h 02
Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon 2010 (2 day event) 15h, Arrochar Scotland


Carlos Handler
Bio:
2008 USA Marathon Championships Twin Cities 17th place 2:23.44 http://www.raceberryjam.com/tcmmen.html
2009 Mission Inn Half Marathon Riverside 1st place 1:06:07 http://results.active.com/pages/displayNonGru.jsp?pubID=3&rsID=87187
2009 Santa Barbara Marathon 1st place 2:24:48 http://www.coolrunning.com/engine/3/3_6/handler-mclarty-win-inaug.shtml


Yuri Kambara:
Bio:
Fuji Mountain race, 21K, 1st (2007-2009) - http://www.fujimountainrace.jp/forms/info/info.aspx?info_id=13132
Mt Kinabalu climbathon, 21K, 5th (2009), 3rd (2008) - http://climbathon.sabahtourism.com/2009/main.php?page=5


Marc Lauenstein:
Bio:
2009: Kaisermarathon, 42km 2300m elevation gain, 3:06, 1st


Andrew Lee: (WMRA Australian Team Member)
Bio:
2009 Six Foot Track 45km Trail/Ultra Marathon, Blue Mountains, Australia 3hr23mins (2nd place).
2010 Six Foot Track 45km Trail/Ultra Marathon, Blue Mountains, Australia 3hr30mins (3rd place).
2009 North Face 100km Trail/Ultra Marathon, Blue Mountains, Australia 10hr20mins (1st place).
2010 North Face 100km Trail/Ultra Marathon, Blue Mountains, Australia 9hr54mins (equal 1st place).


Anna L Lupton: (WMRA England Team Member)
Bio:
1st female 3 Peaks Race, Yorkshire, UK 2009 time: 3h36 and 2010 time: 3h30 http://www.threepeaksrace.org.uk/index.html
9th female World long distance mountain running challenge / Kaisermarathon 2009 (representing England) time: 3h52 http://www2.your-sports.com/details/results.php?lang=de&page=6&eventid=1729&contest=0&name=2.Erg.%20Kaisermarathon|MW%20Kaisermarathon&CertificateLink=1&format=view


Fiona E Maxwell: (WMRA Scottish Team Member)
Bio:
Zegama Aizkorri Marathon 2010, 42km, 5:19:02, 6th Lady, http://sites.google.com/site/zegamaaizkorrieng/past-editions/2010
Jura Fell Race 2010, 16 miles, 4:26:18, 3rd Lady, http://www.jurafellrace.org.uk/results/2010.htm
Glen Rosa Horseshoe Race 2010, 13 miles, 2:56:57, 2nd Lady, http://www.shr.uk.com/RaceResults.aspx?RaceID=RA-0053&RaceYear=2010


Peter M Maksimow:
Bio:
-2005 Member of the US Mountain Running Team that traveled and competed in New Zealand at the World Mountain Running Trophy Race
-2005 Mt. Washington Road Race, 7.6 miles, 1:05:43, 7th overall, http://www.coolrunning.com/results/05/nh/Jun18_MtWash_set1.shtml
-2004 Barr Trail Mountain Race, 12 miles, 1:36:31, 3rd overall, http://runpikespeak.com/results/2004male.htm
-2003 Pikes Peak Ascent, 13.32 miles, 2:33:47, 5th overall, http://www.skyrunner.com/search/find.asp?Last=Maksimow


Mario Mendoza:
Bio:
Finished 36th at the 2010 USA Cross Country National Championships in Spokane Washington. http://www.usatf.org/events/2010/USAXCChampionships/
Finished 5th at the 2010 USA half marathon trail championships in Bend Oregon. http://www.usatf.org/events/2010/USAHalfMarathonTrailChampionships/
Finished 8th at the Pacific Association Club National Championships in San Francisco, CAhttp://www.pausatf.org/data/2009/XCChamps2009pa.html
5k pr of 14:18


David E Olson:
Bio:
1:16:45.1 1/2 marathon in the 2009 Farmington Day Half (Elevation 4500 ft) 1st place and course record - http://www.strideracing.com/2009/july/FARM_HALF_OVERALL.HTM
1:20:31 in 2009 Huntsville 1/2 marathon @ 7000 ft elevation 4th place - http://www.strideracing.com/2009/september/HUNTS_HALF_OVERALL.HTM
2007 NCAA Division I All-American in the 3000 meter Steeplechase 9th place - http://www.flashresults.com/2007_Meets/outdoor/NCAADivisionI/index.htm


Andy Stuart Peace: (WMRA England Team Member)
Bio:
2009 Kaisermarathon - 8th in 3:21:44 http://www2.your-sports.com/details/results.php?lang=de&page=6&eventid=1729&contest=0&name=2.Erg.%20Kaisermarathon|MW%20Kaisermarathon&CertificateLink=1&format=view


Simon Peachey: (WMRA Scottish Team Member)
Bio:
Winner Scottish Long Classics Series 2008 http://www.shr.uk.com/Championship.aspx?ChampionshipID=C-006
Course record holder and 2 time winner of 'seven hills of edinburgh' race http://www.seven-hills.org.uk/winners.asp


Paul J Raistrick: (WMRA Scottish Team Member)
Bio:
23rd WMRA Kaisermarathon, Austria Oct 2009 (26mile 2000m) (Scotland Team bronze) http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/index.php?p=17&itemType=news&itemId=4558
1st (+revised course record) Great Wilderness Challenge, Scotland Aug 2009 (22mile 600m - WMRA selection race) http://www.greatwildernesschallenge.info/index.asp?pageid=171844
1st (+new record) Larig Ghru, Scotland June 2007 (28mile 600m - mountain Race) http://www.scottishhillracing.co.uk/RaceDetails.aspx?RaceID=RA-0067


Glenn Randall:
Bio:
2010 Mt. Evans Ascent. 14.5 miles. 1:41:21 1st place. 2nd fastest time ever run - http://www.racingunderground.com/mtevans/results.html
2008 NCAA Division I Cross Country Running Championships 10km 30:34.0 61st place - http://web1.ncaa.org/web_files/NCAANewsArchive/2008/division+i/rupp%2C+ducks+race+to+second+consecutive+cross+country+title+-+11-25-08+-+ncaa+news.html
2008 Penn Relays College Men's 10,000m 30:00.40 5th place - http://news.pennrelaysonline.com/2008/05/03/2008-penn-relays/


Kenny Richmond: (WMRA Scottish Team Member)
Bio:
Member of the Scottish Team that won team bromze medal at the WMRA Kaiser Marathon 2009.


Iona Roberstson: (WMRA Scottish Team Member)
Bio:
Goretex TransAlpine Run 2009 - 13th pair overall and 2nd Mixed Pair - http://www.transalpine-run.com/pdf2/8_Latsch.pdf
14th woman in 2009 WMRA Championships, Kaisermarathon, Austria - http://www.wilderkaiser.info/asp_service/upload/content/Ergebnisse_Kaisermarathon_2009.pdf
13th pair in Elite Class (3rd mixed) in Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon 2010 - http://www.lamm.co.uk/2010/results_overall/elite.html


Pete Vale: (WMRA England Team Member)
Bio:
2010 3 Peaks Race, offroad, UK 24m/4500': 3:08:31 / 3rd (WMRA Trial race)


Victoria Louise Wilkinson: (WMRA England Team Member)
Bio:
3 Peaks, 24miles, 3:37:00 2nd women, http://www.3peaksrace.org.uk


WMRA German Team:
Anja Carlsohn, Diane Lehmann, Kerstin Straub, Josef Beha, Ulrich Benz, Marco Sturm, Timo Zeiler


WMRA Slovenia Team:
Joze Jensterle, Marjeta Jensterle, Nejc Kuhar, Martin Stendler, Ursa Trobec, Mihaela Tusar, Toni Vencelj, Marjan Zupancic


Spanish Skyrunners:
Just Sociats Asensio, Jordi Bes Ginesta, Jesed Hernandez Gispert, Laia Andreu Trias


Italian Skyrunners:
Giordano Piffero, Cilia Mora, Salvadore Tarantola


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