Congratulations to CMS masters team member Tim Van Orden who was named Runner of the Year for Masters Mountain Running and Masters Trail Running. He will be presented with the awards at the USATF national convention in St Louis in early December. Thanks to Dave Dunham for compiling.
Tim Van Orden
2011 USATF Mountain Running Championships (Cranmore) - Master's Champion, 15th Overall
2011 USATF 15k Trail Championships (Spokane) - Master's Champion, 7th Overall
2011 USATF Half Marathon Trail Championships (Bend) - Master's Champion, 5th Overall
2011 USATF New England Mountain Running Series - Masters Champion - 2nd Overall (Masters champion in 5 of the 6 races)
2011 USATF New England Trail Running Championships (Northfield) - Masters Champion
2011 USATF Oregon - Mt. Ashland Hill Climb - Masters Champion, 3rd Overall - New Masters Course Record
2011 USATF 10k Trail Championships (Laurel Springs) - 3rd Master
2011 Mt. Washington Road Race - 1st 40-44
2011 World Masters Mountain Running Championships (Italy) - 10th, Top American.
2011 WMAC/Dion Snowshoe Series - Overall Champion
2011 Empire State Building Run Up - Top American, 4th Overall
2011 Okemo Mountain Challenge - 1st Overall
More information on the USATF Runners of the Year from the USATF Mountain Ultra Trail Council.