Participants in the Atomic City Road Runners weekly pace race Tuesday on the trail off West Jemez Road. Courtesy photo
Laura McClellan was the top predictor in the Atomic City Road Runners weekly pace race on the trail off West Jemez Road (N.M. 501) across from the Laboratory “S” Site at 16 seconds off her predicted time.
Other accurate predictors were: Aurea Rojas with a 20 second differential as well as the top female finisher in the 3 mile trail run at 30:20, Zach Medin at 27 seconds off and the first finisher in the 3 mile road race recording a 22:33, Ryan Smeltzer with a 38 second difference and coming in at 25:13 for the top finisher in the 3 mile trail run, and Zeke Wilmot at 73 seconds off.
In the 1 mile road race 10 year old Savanna Strother was the first finisher at 8:25, and 7 year old Adrian Medin was the top male finisher recording a 9:05.
Brian Newnam placed first in the 1 mile trail run with a time of 17:37, and Denisse Ortiz-Acosta has a 38:57 for best female finisher.
Next week’s race is 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 24, in White Rock on Sherwood Boulevard at Pinon (Rocket) Park across from Smith’s. 1 and 3 mile paved runs into the LaSenda area will be available.