Tahoma Roller Coaster 5-Mile, 2015

September 13, 2015

Age Not a Factor in Riding the Tahoma Roller Coaster

Steve Kartalia showed that age was no factor in riding the Tahoma Roller Coaster. Kartalia, 50, not only won the race but set a new course record of 28:19.5 in the process, breaking the record set by another master runner Karsten Brown in 2014. Brenden Dualney, the 2014 Marathon Series winner, repeated his second place finish of 2014 finishing in 28:34.4 improving his previous time by two minutes. On the woman’s side 22 year old Valerie White, the 2014 Woman’s Marathon Series winner, ran to a first place finish in 39:03.2. She was followed closely by 2nd place Natasha Herbert in 39:36.5. Tom Yinger was the 2nd Male Masters in 33:46.2, James Moreland was the 1st 60 and over runner in 37:56.1 while Jim Bullock was the 1st 70 and over finisher in 41:01.0. Courtney Sherdel was the 1st Masters Woman in 42:40.2.


Place Name Gender Age Time

1 Steve Kartalia M 50 28:19.5
1st Masters
2 Brendan Dulaney M 26 28:34.4

3 Arthur Leathers M 25 32:03.7

4 Tom Yinger M 45 33:46.2
2nd Masters
5 Mike Dulaney M 35 35:04.4

6 Joe Burke M 53 37:30.8
1st 50
7 James Moreland M 63 37:56.1
1st 60
8 Valerie White F 23 39:03.2
1st Woman
9 Natasha Herbert F 30 39:36.5
2nd Woman
10 Paul Kelly M 60 40:00.0

11 Dan White M 28 40:55.5

12 Ryan Dulaney M 32 40:56.3

13 Jim Bullock M 72 41:01.0
1st 70
14 Andrew Clarkson M 41 41:49.0

15 Megan Berry F 28 42:07.8

16 Joe Loveland M 66 42:24.5

17 Heidi Neske F 34 42:39.6

18 Courtney Sherdel F 40 42:40.2
1st Woman Masters
19 Gary Honeman M 60 44:42.3

20 Melissa Clark F 37 44:45.3

21 Wendy Hundertmark F 47 45:42.6

22 Dawn Bainbridge F 73 45:51.6

23 Emily Clarkson F 33 45:58.4

24 Natalie Kartalia F 47 46:30.7

25 Karen Snyder F 43 47:44.7

26 David Kovel M 51 48:20.6

27 Myron Spence M 49 49:03.1

28 Kim Buhrman F 40 49:09.8

29 Sandy Fisher F 43 50:09.6

30 Mark Mann M 53 50:11.9

31 Nicole Bruno F 39 50:45.3

32 Emily Spence F 23 52:48.0

33 Melinda Krummerich F 56 54:16.3

34 Skip Fennell M 71 55:40.1

35 Katie Griffith F 28 0:55:57

36 Katie White F 25 55:58.0

37 Genice Rill F 41 56:17.3

38 Becky Grove F 40 57:46.3

39 Kelly Duncan F 36 57:46.9

-- Cassandra Smink F 43:50









Race Conditions





50 Degrees, Sunny












Volunteers





Liz Myers





Ted Zaleski





Glen Smink





Kim Buhrman - Watermelon Treats




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