Wilde Mountain Scramble Report

January 1, 2020

32 runners, 6 volunteers, 1 canine

Top 3 males were Gary Droze, (32:39) Chris O’kelley, (36:23) , Jonathan Kiros (38:18)

Top 3 females were Stella Lewis, (36:33) Clifton Lewis, (39:47) and Leah Kiros, (42:53).

Chris O’Kelley had a lucky pick of –4 to bump Gary Droze from first to second place.  Yes…it is rare, but it happens.

Thank you to volunteers, Sarah Lewis, Alyssa Moore, David Cox, with a nod to the long-suffering race directors who shall remain anonymous.

Complete results:

 
Place Name   Number Drawn Final Place
1 Gary Droze   -4 -3
2 Chris O’kelley   -6 -4
3 Stella Lewis   4 7
4  Jonathan Kiros   8 12
5 Clifton Lewis   1 6
6 Felton Wright   16 22
7 Geb Kiros   0 7
8 Trent Parsons   3 11
9  Leah Kiros   0 9
10 Peg Griffin   -4 6
11 Gene Opheim   -10 1
12 Nancy Stedman   9 21
13 Thomas Biance   -3 10
14 Judy Alexander   -3 11
15 Bobby York   -4 11
16 David Anderson   13 29
17 Grace Kennedy   0 17
18 Angie Milford   -12 6
19 Camilla   1 20
20 Tsige Kiros   -3 17
21 Dick Dowdy   -5 16
22 John McCoy   1 23
23 David Cox volunteer  special rules 22
24 anonymous race director special rules 22
25 Diana Caldwell   11 36
26 anonymous race director special rules Dead Last
27 Alyssa Moore volunteer special rules 25
28 Sarah Lewis volunteer special rules 18
29 Laura Parsons   -4 25
30 Francee Laywell   1 31

FEATURES

O’Kelley and Allen Win at the Flash H. Wills Feb 2020

Just in case you were wracking your brain, trying to remember whathappened at the Flash: "Chris O'Kelley and Jamila Allen dazzle the competition at the Flash 12K"https://troubleafoot.blogspot.com/2020/02/flash-2020.html And here are some photos of the 12K as well as...

Trevor Sununu and Erika Huerta Win Shamrock Scurry H Wills 2020

Up in Killearn Estates, the Shamrock Scurry has been around since1981. That's long enough for some fast runners to have recorded somefast times over the years--Jeff Wentworth's 14:35 in 1985, and SineadEvans 16:44 in 2004. The latest chapter in the Scurry's saga,...

Buck Lake Trail Run Herb Wills 02-2020

Currently there are two annual 5K races at the JR Alford Greenway, theBobcat 5K and the Bluebird 5K. Both cross-country events are contestedon the same course, but being six months apart, they are nearly asdifferent as cats and birds. The Bobcat 5K, run in late...

How They Train By Gary Griffin: Alyssa Moore February 2020

Age 25 Did you compete in high school cross country or track? Yes, I ran at Floyd Central High School in Floyd Knobs, Indiana. Did you compete in college cross country or track? Yes, I competed for the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville, Indiana. How many...

View from the top – Possibilities 02-2020

Possibilities. The run this morning was a wet one. Not raining, not dry, but cool and damp and humid, and while not so cold, we could see our steamy breath in the dim shine of our headlamps. Sounds are muffled on mornings like this as we ghost along on silent...

A Night for Smiles – Awards 2019

It was indeed a night for smiles and a chance to say thank you to a lot of people for their hard work on behalf of the Gulf Winds Track Club and the Tallahassee running community.  There is so much effort and knowledge that goes into a year of planning, preparing and...

Roll another year over, but what about the decade? D Yon 01-2020

Sometimes I get confused.  Ok, often I am confused.  On January 1, 2020, I began my 38th year of running, including somewhere around 75,000 miles (maybe more).   What I do not understand, however, is whether December 31, 2019, was the last day of the decade referred...

How They Train – Stan Linton January 2020

Age 25 Did you compete in high school cross country or track? I competed in both cross country and track at Wakulla High School.  I was coached by Paul Hoover. Did you compete in college cross country or track? I competed in both cross country and track at Florida...

2020 Election Results

Results from the 2020 Gulf Winds elections are in. First, thank you to the 353 club members who cast a ballot, the Club appreciates your time and thought in helping select our new board.Without further ado the 2020 board of directors are:President: Paul...