Runners and walkers head out on the Canyon Rim Trail Tuesday for the final Pace Race of the year. Courtesy photo
Atomic City Road Runners Club members participate in Tuesday’s final Pace Race of the 2015 season. Courtesy photo
In Tuesday’s final Atomic City Road Runners Club Pace Race of the 2015 season, Laura Woodroffe had a 5 second differential from her predicted time and the best time for a female finisher in the 3 mile distance with a time of 20:55 on the Canyon Rim Trail.
Other accurate predictors were Roxana Candia, Isolina Viloria, and Valerio Pinchetti all 8 seconds off their predicted time. Pinchetti was also the fastest finisher on the 3 mile course recording a 18:52. Jesse Woodroffe was 14 seconds off followed by Lyle Cunningham with a 15 second difference and Ryan Smeltzer with 17 seconds.
There were distances of 1 mile, 1.5 miles, 2 miles, and 3 miles available.
In the 1 mile competition Lauraine Maness was the best finisher at 9:00 and 5-year-old Diego Leonard was the first male with a time of 9:42. Jeanette Rondeau was tops in the 1.5 mile distance at 16:02 and Reid Rivenburg was the best male recording a 19:19. The 2 mile race had Isolina Viloria first at 18:15.
The Club will co-sponsor the annual Los Alamos CROP Hunger Walk and Turkey Trot at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov 22.
The 2016 season will start at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 5 on the Canyon Rim Trail. For more information, call 505.672.1639 or visit the Club’s website at www.atomicrunners.com.