Monday, May 9, 2016

Smith and Smith are winners at the 2016 Marzuq 5K

Grady Smith, Carrie SmithOn Saturday morning, 7 May 2016, finishing more than half a kilometer ahead of the next runner, Grady Smith won the Marzuq Shrine Temple's thirteenth annual Mother's Day 5K. Smith covered the 3.1-mile course through Tallahassee, Florida's Maclay Gardens State Park in 18:09. Tallahassee, Florida master runner Carrie Smith won the women's title, placing fifth overall in 26:56. 51 athletes finished the race.


Carter Hay of Tallahassee was the fastest master runner in the race, coming in second overall in 20:14. Stephen Freeman finished third overall in 21:19, and master runner David Anderson was fourth in 22:36.


Master runner Lisa Umana was second in the women's standings, placing sixth overall in 27:44. Stephanie Hurt was the third woman and eighth overall in 28:09.


The Marzuq Shrine Temple traditionally schedules this annual race on the Saturday before Mother's Day, so expect the fourteenth iteration of the event on 13 May 2017.


Top Ten Men, 2016 Marzuq Mother's Day 5K
  1. 18:09 ~ Grady Smith (M, 39)
  2. 20:14 ~ Carter Hay (M, 44)
  3. 21:19 ~ Stephen Freeman (M, 24)
  4. 22:36 ~ David Anderson (M, 65)
  5. 28:02 ~ Ernesto Umana (M, 47)
  6. 28:46 ~ Bryan Smith (M, 34)
  7. 28:46 ~ Bennett Carver (M, 65)
  8. 29:43 ~ Dustin Carretheis (M)
  9. 29:53 ~ Mel Walker (M)
  10. 29:57 ~ Al Cooksey (M, 68)

Top Ten Women, 2016 Marzuq Mother's Day 5K
  1. 26:56 ~ Carrie Smith (F, 41)
  2. 27:44 ~ Lisa Umana (F, 40)
  3. 28:09 ~ Stephanie Hurt (F, 64)
  4. 30:29 ~ Perha Varley (F, 71)
  5. 30:54 ~ April Brown (F, 59)
  6. 31:48 ~ Hannah Maier-Katkin (F, 21)
  7. 32:18 ~ Alicia Silverston (F)
  8. 32:33 ~ Birgit Maier-Katkin (F, 53)
  9. 33:47 ~ Jeanette Lehn (F, 33)
  10. 34:02 ~ Ashlee Kleber (F)

Marzuq Shriners' Mother's Day 5K Champions, 2004 - 2016
DateMenWomenFinishers
8 May 200419:42, Scott Ruplinger25:33, Penny Isom
7 May 2005??
13 May 200618:27, David Yon19:27, Laura Hempel
12 May 200718:03, Martin Sykut19:04, Lisa Johnson
10 May 200819:30, James Dexter20:19, Sheryl Rosen
9 May 200918:13, Myles Gibson22:41, Angela Dempsey
8 May 201019:10, Mickey Moore22:29, Fran McLean
7 May 201118:33, Stephen Robbins20:36, Micah Adriani
12 May 201216:08, Kevin Sullivan17:53, Sheryl Rosen
11 May 201317:22, Vince Molosky19:49, Katie Showman
10 May 201417:13, Vince Molosky20:40, Renee Cox
9 May 201517:44, Zach DeVeau19:57, Katie Sherron
7 May 201618:09, Grady Smith26:56, Carrie Smith51
Any leads on the 2005 results would be deeply appreciated. Contact me!


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