We had another busy month with SSRers out and about. Let me know if you have something to add since we love to hear about it! I really get excited about photos, too.
E.P Higgs won his age group in a close finish while Lynette Napier easily secured a 3rd place in hers at the sprint triathlon held in Rio Rancho (9/14).
Imogene Pass Run (17.1 mile run over a 13,000 foot pass)
Ellen Aster was 1st in herAG with a time of 3:32-- cutting 15 min off of last year. Mom proudly pointed out that Ellen's time would have placed her 3rd in the boys 15-19 age group. Our favorite runner from Alamo, Johnny Henderson, was 19th in his AG at 3:15. Jeff Johnson continued an active year by placing 20th in his AG at 3:13. Rick Aster finished 24th in his AG with a time of 3:25 (cutting 14 min off of last year).
Chips N' Salsa 5k (plus 10k, and half-mary)
Fran ran her fastest 5k in over 10 years, finishing in just under 31 minutes. Great job!
New Mexico Half-Marathon (plus 5k, and marathon)
Steven Montoya, also our new high school CC coach, ran this race on 8/31. His time of 1:42:01 garnered him 7th of 19 in his Age group.