Monday, December 9, 2013

Moore and Page take 2013 Run For The Redfish

It was a morning for the master runners in Panama City Beach, Florida, on Saturday, 7 December 2013. Tallahassee master runner Mickey Moore won the fifth annual Run For The Redfish half marathon by close to 400 meters, running 84:17. About fifteen minutes later, hometown master runner Dena Page won the women's competition in the race by over 800 meters, posting a 99:29 for the 13.1-mile distance.


Not that younger runners weren't represented in the race. 23-year-old Texas marathoner Jim Haberer finished second in 86:03, about half a minute ahead of Blaine Truman (3rd, 86:32) of Panama City, Florida. Michael Curtin of Panama City was fourth in 86:47. Elijah Schneidewind, a sophomore year cross-country runner at Niceville High, was fifth in 87:29.


Master runners dominated the women's competition, though. Tallahassee master runner Angela Wable was the women's runner up, placing 40th overall in 1:43:27.Andalusia, Alabama, master runner Lisa Locklier was third in the women's standings, coming in 57th overall in 1:47:32. Eden Keene of Enterprise, Alabama was the fourth woman finisher and the first woman finisher who wasn't a master. Keene was 59th overall in 1:47:51.


368 athletes finished the half marathon, the most in the five-year history of the race. Another 418 finished the Run For The Redfish 5K.


Top Ten Men, 2013 Run For The Redfish Half Marathon
  1. 1:24:17 ~ Mickey Moore (M, 43) Tallahassee, FLMickey Moore
  2. 1:26:03 ~ James Haberer (M, 23) Carrollton, TX
  3. 1:26:32 ~ Blaine Truman (M, 29) Panama City, FL
  4. 1:26:47 ~ Michael Curtin (M, 28) Panama City, FL
  5. 1:27:29 ~ Elijah Schneidewind (M, 16) Niceville, FL
  6. 1:31:34 ~ Russell Simmons (M, 33) Pine Mountain, GA
  7. 1:32:01 ~ Paul Phillips (M, 52) Niceville, FL
  8. 1:32:21 ~ Richie Fernandez (M, 35) Dothan, AL
  9. 1:33:10 ~ Darin Greer (M, 42) Panama City Beach, FL
  10. 1:34:06 ~ Timothy Von Storch (M, 20) Panama City, FL

Top Ten Women, 2013 Run For The Redfish Half MarathonDena Page
  1. 1:39:29 ~ Dena Page (F, 43) Panama City Beach, FL
  2. 1:43:27 ~ Angela Wable (F, 40) Tallahassee, FL
  3. 1:47:32 ~ Lisa Locklier (F, 53) Andalusia, AL
  4. 1:47:51 ~ Eden Keene (F, 31) Enterprise, AL
  5. 1:47:56 ~ Beth House (F, 44) Tallahassee, FL
  6. 1:49:01 ~ Kim Allan (F, 43) Panama City, FL
  7. 1:49:08 ~ Jennifer Suewho (F, 38) Panama City Beach, FL
  8. 1:49:18 ~ Taylor Downes (F, 23) Thorold, ON
  9. 1:49:20 ~ Teresa Lucas (F, 46) Panama City Beach, FL
  10. 1:49:44 ~ Barbara Wharton (F, 47) Pike Road, AL

Run For The Redfish Half-Marathon winners, 2009-2012
DateMenWomenFinishers
5 December 200978:52, Kristoffer Chacon87:37, Hadley Nyquist243
4 December 201079:18, Andrew Norton86:59, Hadley Nyquist273
3 December 201174:07, Aaron Caldwell88:14, Line Lauritsen350
1 December 201281:11, Clayton Honaker94:43, Kristin Ader327
7 December 201384:17, Mickey Moore99:29, Dena Page368


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