Monday, September 18, 2017

CMS men race USATF 5K Championships in Providence

The CMS men took on other teams from New England at the USATF 5K road race championship in Providence Rhode Island. This is the first time the CVS Health Downtown 5K has hosted the championship since 2001. The CMS mens open team placed 6th overall and were led by Scott Leslie who placed 24th overall on a warm humid day. The masters team won the masters team race. Greg Putnam set the pace leading the team while the CMS Senior team took 2nd overall with Ed Sheldon placing 2nd overall in his age group. 

CMS will be in Gloucester, MA this coming Sunday for the 2nd to last race in the USATF New England Road Race Grand Prix with the Lone Gull 10K.


CVS Health Downtown 5K
September 17, 2017
Open Team - Central Mass Striders Finish Position - 6
Team Score (times): 1:21:24.0

   Place Bib No Name                     City                Gend  Place      Place      Time   Cum. Time
      1   3448  SCOTT LESLIE            RUTLAND  MA                 24         24     15:55.5      15:55.5
      2   3447  DANIEL RABOIN           AYER  MA                     34         58     16:06.6      32:02.2
      3   3450  SCOTT MINDEL            BURLINGTON  MA       44        102     16:18.8      48:21.1
      4   3455  GREGORY PUTNAM          STONEHAM  MA   49        151     16:24.9    1:04:46.0
      5   3457  JASON DUNKLEE           WATERTOWN  MA    55        206     16:38.0    1:21:24.0
      6   3451  ALAN BERNIER            BRAINTREE  MA           60        266     16:46.5    1:38:10.6
      7   3453  JOSHUA PERKS            WINDHAM  NH             69        335     16:54.0    1:55:04.6
      8   3460  ED SHELDON              HOOKSETT  NH              70        405     16:54.4    2:11:59.1
      9   3456  KEVIN GORMAN            NORWOOD  MA        73        478     17:04.5    2:29:03.7
     10   3449  ROBERT JACKMAN          WARWICK  RI         75        553     17:07.3    2:46:11.0
     11   3452  JOE SHAIRS              PEABODY  MA              84        637     17:16.5    3:03:27.5
     12   3458  DAVE DUNHAM             BRADFORD  MA     91        728     17:32.4    3:21:00.0
     13   3459  DAN VERRINGTON          BRADFORD  MA   108        836     18:01.9    3:39:02.0
     14   3454  NAKRI DAO               LYNN  MA                    128        964     18:30.9    3:57:32.9
     15   3462  MARTIN TIGHE            PROVIDENCE  RI     134       1098     18:36.7    4:16:09.6
     16   3331  PAUL YOUNG              NORTH ANDOVER  MA 159 1257     19:27.1    4:35:36.8
     17   1358  JAMES LINDSAY           WEST BOYLSTON  MA        1420     19:32.4    4:55:09.3
     18   3461  PHILIP SAVOY JR         SHREWSBURY  MA   190       1610     20:05.7    5:15:15.0
     19   2521  FRANK RUGGIERO          LUNENBURG  MA  309       1919     22:49.3    5:38:04.3
     20   3463  STEPHEN LASKA           HOLDEN  MA             321       2240     23:01.3    6:01:05.6
     21   3435  WILLIAM GONSORCIK       WORCESTER  MA 332       2572     23:10.2    6:24:15.9
     22   1391  LARRY MORRIS            LEOMINSTER  MA       622       3194     27:44.0    6:51:59.9

Masters Team - Central Mass Striders Finish Position - 1
Team Score (times): 1:23:38.0
       Place Bib No Name                     City                Gend  Place      Place      Time   Cum. Time
      1   3455  GREGORY PUTNAM          STONEHAM  MA      5          5     16:24.9      16:24.9
      2   3457  JASON DUNKLEE           WATERTOWN  MA      6         11     16:38.0      33:02.9
      3   3451  ALAN BERNIER            BRAINTREE  MA             7         18     16:46.5      49:49.4
      4   3453  JOSHUA PERKS            WINDHAM  NH             10         28     16:54.0    1:06:43.5
      5   3460  ED SHELDON              HOOKSETT  NH              11         39     16:54.4    1:23:38.0
      6   3456  KEVIN GORMAN            NORWOOD  MA        12         51     17:04.5    1:40:42.5
      7   3452  JOE SHAIRS              PEABODY  MA               17         68     17:16.5    1:57:59.1
      8   3458  DAVE DUNHAM             BRADFORD  MA     21         89     17:32.4    2:15:31.5
      9   3459  DAN VERRINGTON          BRADFORD  MA   29        118     18:01.9    2:33:33.5
     10   3454  NAKRI DAO               LYNN  MA                    42        160     18:30.9    2:52:04.4
     11   3462  MARTIN TIGHE            PROVIDENCE  RI      45        205     18:36.7    3:10:41.2
     12   3331  PAUL YOUNG         NORTH ANDOVER  MA 53        258     19:27.1    3:30:08.3
     13   1358  JAMES LINDSAY     WEST BOYLSTON  MA   56        314     19:32.4    3:49:40.8
     14   3461  PHILIP SAVOY JR         SHREWSBURY  MA   66        380     20:05.7    4:09:46.5
     15   2521  FRANK RUGGIERO          LUNENBURG  MA 119        499     22:49.3    4:32:35.8
     16   3463  STEPHEN LASKA           HOLDEN  MA         122        621     23:01.3    4:55:37.2
     17   3435  WILLIAM GONSORCIK WORCESTER  MA 126        747     23:10.2    5:18:47.4
     18   1391  LARRY MORRIS            LEOMINSTER  MA  256       1003     27:44.0    5:46:31.4

Senior Team - Central Mass Striders Finish Position - 2
Team Score (times): 1:30:32.7
   Place Bib No Name                     City                Gend  Place      Place      Time   Cum. Time
      1   3460  ED SHELDON              HOOKSETT  NH            2          2     16:54.4      16:54.4
      2   3458  DAVE DUNHAM             BRADFORD  MA      7          9     17:32.4      34:26.9
      3   3459  DAN VERRINGTON          BRADFORD  MA   11         20     18:01.9      52:28.8
      4   3462  MARTIN TIGHE            PROVIDENCE  RI       21         41     18:36.7    1:11:05.6
      5   3331  PAUL YOUNG          NORTH ANDOVER  MA 28         69     19:27.1    1:30:32.7
      6   1358  JAMES LINDSAY      WEST BOYLSTON  MA   30         99     19:32.4    1:50:05.2
      7   3461  PHILIP SAVOY JR         SHREWSBURY  MA    34        133     20:05.7    2:10:10.9
      8   2521  FRANK RUGGIERO          LUNENBURG  MA  64        197     22:49.3    2:33:00.3
      9   3463  STEPHEN LASKA           HOLDEN  MA            66        263     23:01.3    2:56:01.6
     10   3435  WILLIAM GONSORCIK WORCESTER  MA 70        333     23:10.2    3:19:11.9
     11   1391  LARRY MORRIS      LEOMINSTER  MA     147        480     27:44.0    3:46:55.9

Monday, September 11, 2017

Weekend Results

Cross Country season is here and five runners from the Central Mass Striders took on the trails at Elm Park in Wellesley, MA. Arthur Besse took 4th overall with Dave Dunham and Dan Verrington placing 9th and 13th respectively in the masters race. Nate Jenkins won the men's open race, the only runner to break sixteen minutes on the day. Daniel Raboin placed 7th overall. 

Erik Vandendries was the top 50+ cyclist in the Mount Greylock Hill Climb. Further east, Dan Vassallo cleaned up with a win in Peabody and Steve Brightman took 2nd overall on Block Island.

The next team race for CMS is the CVS Health Downtown 5K in Providence, RI on September 17th at 11:00.

Greater Boston Track Club XC Festival
Wellesley (Elm Park), MA, September 9, 2017
Masters Race
4   165 ARTHUR BESSE          CMS       TEMPLETON MA M 45 17:40  5:42
9   166 DAVE DUNHAM         CMS        BRADFORD MA M 54 17:57  5:47
13  168 DAN VERRINGTON  CMS        BRADFORD  MA M 55 18:38  6:00

Open Race
1       167 NATE JENKINS        CMS  NORTH ANDOVER MA M 36 15:40  5:03
7       457 DANIEL RABOIN     CMS                      AYER    MA M 25 16:37  5:21

NCC Mount Greylock Hillclimb Time Trial
Adams, MA, September 9, 2017
Place Div/Tot  Div   Time    Rate Name                     Sex Age Race# City/State
4   1/31   M5059   43:28 12.6 Erik Vandendries        M  52   231 Chestnut Hill MA

Progeria Race For Research
Peabody, MA, September 9, 2017
1 Dan Vassallo          1/6    M3039 32 M Peabody      MA   16:21  5:17

42nd Run Around the Block 15K
Block Island, RI, September 9, 2017
2    Steve Brightman   Providence  RI  48   M    1 40-49   55:49.0      6:00/M

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Team results - Mount Greylock

The CMS men’s racing team swept the Team competition at the Mount Greylock Hill Climb (09-02-17).  Todd Callaghan was the top CMS finisher taking 2nd overall and tops in the masters age group.  Erik Vandendries was a step behind in third place winning the 50+ age group.
 
 
Men
9/3/2017
Team
Greylock
CMS
463.22
Todd Callaghan, Erik Vandendries, Ed Sheldon, Dave Dunham, David Lapierre
aR
369.43
NMC
332.39
GCS
329.13
Men 40+
9/3/2017
Team
Greylock
CMS
288.46
Todd Callaghan, Erik Vandendries, Ed Sheldon
aR
204.01
NMC
218.29
GCS
221.64
Men 50+
9/3/2017
Team
Greylock
CMS
287.11
Erik Vandendries, Ed Sheldon, Dave Dunham
aR
204.01
NMC
218.29
GCS
191.37
Men 60+
9/3/2017
Team
Greylock
CMS
213.77
Paul Bazanchuk, John Martin, Rich Miller
 

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Weekend Results

Around Cape Ann 25K
Gloucester, MA, September 4, 2017
6  282 Nick Taormina         2/28   M4049 44 M Gloucester      MA 1:42:14.5 1:42:16  6:35

The Laborious Labor Day Ten Miler
Marlborough, MA, September 4, 2017
2
Jeffrey Hadzima
M
M
S. Grafton
1.03:40
3
Tom Steele
M
M
Rutland
1.03:58
7
Phil Savoy
M
M
Shrewsbury
1.10:00