Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Run Wild Half Marathon

On Sunday, February 21, nearly 400 people gathered to compete in the Run Wild Half Marthon at the Sam Houston Park in Houston. The three loop course on the Allen Parkway was flat, but weather conditions were humid. Winning the master's title and taking second overall was TEAM FSR member, Sharon Morin. Her winning time was 1:37. Deb Lyons also competed and took home her first age group win with a time of 1:54.

Austin Marathon and Half Marathon

On February 14, thousands of people celebrated Valentine's Day by competing in the Austin Full and Half Marathon. 4,046 people finished the marathon and 8,502 finished the half marathon. Finish Strong athletes and friends were well represented at this event. Here are the results:

Mike Bard 4:27:46
William Blount 4:43:15
Jed Beck 4:44:45
Casey Clark 3:58:37
Judith Clark 4:12:01
Mike Coleman 3:47:16
Allan D'Souza 3:50:14
Laura Gaddy 4:20:32
Scott Jaynes 5:07:50

Half Marathon
Alexandra Bouthillette 2:07:56
Paul Daly 1:59:47
Henrita Hanson 1:59:25
Steve Hardy 1:54:18
Jackie Lewis 2:00:37
Sabina Lorca 1:59:28
Kyle Mason 1:34:03

Congratulations to all the participants!

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Team FSR 2010

TEAM FSR 2010: 1st row; Buck Snyder, John Williams, Rodrigo Abascal, Jack Ladenheim, Deena Birdsong, Hannah Barron, Lane Barron, Cindy McManus, Jackie Lewis, Kristin Collins, Dana Lyons; 2nd row; Will Blackbird, Susie Schrieber, Kristie Chandler, Carolyn Barron, Tim Monk, Al Richardson, Michael Collins, David Smart, Bret Strong, Deb Lyons; 3rd row; Laura Gaddy, Clint Bryant, Gavish Mago, Jody Gaddy, Craig Wakefield, Kent Morris, Casey Clark, Mike Bard, Tom Schwartzkopf, Rip Reynolds, Mark Tefft, Jim Harrington, David Kayda, Patrick Sexton, Brian Waldrop.

The team met on February 12 at Bike Lane to get our new uniforms sponsored by Finish Strong Coaching, Bike Lane, Luke's Locker, Nutrition Depot, Swim Shops of the Southwest, TEKTONIC, and Dr. Sweeney. We are excited to have new running, tri, bike, and swimming team gear as well as discounts from our sponsors.