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2012 Running Archives

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Runners in the Spotlight 2010-2011-2012

Joe Beisner     Laura Nelson    Leana Sloan    Skeeter Hogue     Kelly Richards     Poksu Binger    Priscilla Reese    Ted Brewer

Dr. Thomas Kleuser    Linda Landrum   Phil Cisneros    Cathy Buchanan    Bill Berenson     Thomas (T.O.) Okazaki    Joe Boyle   

Andrew and Melissa Cook    Fiona Green   Sheila Natho     Kolin Styles    Linda Kelly    Mike Fussell    Eddie Large

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Running Events, Features, Runners of the Year

December

Skeeter Hogue hitting stride at 66    Making a comeback despite Parkinson's diagnosis    New Year's Double had wet start

Warm temps, humidity hampered runners at Dallas Marathon    Home Run Hustle had good debut    Tropical 10, Hawaiian 5K

Military Runway race provides different experience    Mayor's Race kicks off Dallas Marathon weekend

Dallas Marathon changes name, course and other related news    Warm day for Don Zetnick Arlington Winter Run

November

Eder Grunnagle win in San Antonio    Fort Worth Marathon has another record turnout    Thanksgivinig Day runs

First Marine Creek Swamp Monster run scenic and testy     Melissa Cook repeats at DRC Half

October

Alexander family show results of hard work at Mary Kay 5K

Double Trouble had double winners, record turnout    Cathy Buchanan wins Mercury 10K and sets PR

Dawn Grunnagle wins at 13.1 Marathon    Cowtown champ wins first No Limits Half Marathon

Bell, Rogers-Tracy win MKTK; unusual awards at Clark Gardens Half    Maria Martinez wins at Tyler Rose Marathon

September

Warrior remembered at Wounded Warrior

Nadler wins again (Sept. 22 race roundup)     Females shine at Candlelighters (Sept. 29 roundup)

Nadler leads fast field at Tour des Fleurs    Fort Worth Mayor Price participated in Trinity Trot/C.A.L.F 5K

RRCA State champs determined at FWRC Labor Day 15K    Coach, protégé win 5K, 10K at Spur On Trail Drive

Soon-to-be engaged couple win Pink Soles in Park titles    First Arlington Labor Day run draws big crowd

August

 Luck of draw helps FWRC Watermelon relay winners    Nelson, Beisner win 10K in Sherman

Cooler temperatures nice welcome for Book It For Literacy runners   Dawn Grunnagle wins Music City Mile

July

Jessica Smith overcomes fracture to hit new speeds

Firecracker 5000 entries were popping     Woman had running fling before marriage     Running genes help Soles for Souls winner

June

Warm morning greets participants at Independence Run     Dallas Marathon selects Junior Race Director

Big turnout for Run For Jack     Three Amigos celebrates 20th anniversary     Deju vu at Millet Mile

June Bug Run had it all except for key facility    Jeph Abara passes out at Run For Jack, but quickly bounces back

Warm Wounded Warrior Half, 10K draws big crowd    Late-hour water bailout saved Wounded Warrior   Soto wins Taos 5K

xSIGHTMENT had some exciting finishes     Close finish highlights Run The Rails     Summer weekly series underway

May

Run-walk method might help some runners     Wonder Women's streak ends at Corpus Christi    Cathy Buchanan wins two in a row

Buffalo Boogie enjoys record crowd to celebrate its 20th anniversary     White Rock Marathon changes name

Dr. Roger Clifford slowly returns after near-death experience   Agustin Hernandez edges Clint Bell at Forest Hills

Two females take firsts at Heels and Hills    Bob Smeby leads masters victory parade    Female wins Dash & Dine, masters shine agan

April

Thomas Okazaki slept in car for six nights and ran two marathons    Grunewald promoted to Dallas Marathon executive director post

Germanfest just one of the fun events   Runs help expenses for 5-year-old Jack Hernandez     

Marine of Year defends Colson's F.R.O.G. title     Cobb Park Mile a straining test     Runners had to Beat The Heat and hills

Masters runners rise to the top     Big D runners escape severe weather   Locals shine at Stop the Traffick 

Plano Pacers induct two more into Hall of Fame    Close race highlights Dallas Cup   Run For The Riders has airline tickets payoff

March

Angeles takes second at Rock 'n' Roll Dallas   Dallas Marathon moving from Fair Park to downtown

Green was prevalent while celebrating St. Patrick's Day, especially for Melissa Cook    Montes wins three in row at Joe's Run

Roger Clifford returns after near-death experience     March had impressive start     Coach Student one-two at Heck of It

Red Cross worker in China was inspiration for the Firefly Run    D'Ann Arthur wins USA Duathon National Championship

Keeping Fit in Keller

February

Cowtown sets record; Sherman adds 10K to collection   Styles brothers win two of Cowtown titles

Logan Sherman wins by chill bump at Hot Chocolate 15K    Rain doesn't deter runners on Feb. 18    

Cowtown grant reached more than 1,500    Few Giants or Patriots fans at Super Bowl Run    Teen, masters runner win at Haltom

Demery Cox 5000 winners prime for Cowtown     Runners of Year honored     Cowtown Kids 5K receives honor  

Jody Hawkins, James Jackson place high in USA Cross Country championships    Inaugural New Year's Double big help to charities

January

Running helps man turn life around

White Rock presents awards to relay teams   Jog 4 John honors former baseball coach     Styles, teen win at Lake Benbrook Half

Youth dominates at Highland Village Resolution Run     Einstein winners aim for Cowtown Marathon

Run For Jacey brings school together     MLK winner good on ice or roads    Maria Martinez third at Waco Marathon

Becky Angeles and Megan Skeels competed in Olympic Trials   Masters runners shine in the Wichita Falls Duel

Frost Your Tutu offered a trail adventure   15th  Bold In The Cold draws record crowd   Carrollton Runners Club presents awards

Resolution Solution    Two area females qualify for Olympic Trials    Megan Skeels of FW runs PR in Trials, finishes 59th 

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Runners of the Year

CRC's 2012 Runners of the Year, Logan Sherman

CRC's 2011 Runners of the Year, Andrew Cook, Becky Angeles   Masters Runners of the Year, Laura Nelson, James Jackson

Special recognition for 2011: Sonya Correa    Kim Gray    Bill Berenson    T.O. Okazaki

CRC's 2010 Runners of the Year, Joe Beisner and Laura Nelson    

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Clines Columns

Gun times, not chip times should determine overall winners     Plethora of events seems to have diluted rivalries

Cowtown was great, but my Challenge plan was lacking     Jim Gilliland was the face of Cowtown     Some pet peeves

Age handicapped runs are mystery to me   Predicting time at the old Murphy's Law race was difficult

How results can be skewed    It's difficult selecting Runners of the Year    2012 off to fast and familiar start    Why bring back the mile?

FWRC Labor Day run needs to tweak its timing rules     Clark Gardens Half has plenty of character    I'm a friend of the river

Vibrams test resumes    Running offers cheaper alternative than other sports    Defunct races bring back fond memories

Cowtown hits home run with new venue and splitting races to two days    It pays to stay active

Heading into 2011 and celebrating five years    Are races becoming too expensive?    Cowtown remains special

Shelving the Vibrams...for now    Rate the race events     White Rock telecast better, and again highlights features

Smile, you might be on video    Cowtown makes good move by splitting events     Fastest times list isn't perfect, but close

White Rock telecast welcome, but lacking on elite information   Try something new for 2009    Training by time works for me

Frustrated by Forum, PR responses    Running with the dog was fun...for the dog    Pre-registering has pitfalls, bonuses

Parking ban at White Rock causes problems     One body allocated; take care of it     Be Careful Choosing a Personal Trainer

Mirek Kunagl has the perfect training program     Unusual happenings remembered     Running alone won't keep you healthy

FW Turkey Trot hits record, but changes need to be made to handle the crowd    White Rock TV coverage improves

New Year and new resolutions        Barefoot running growing more popular

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