Temperature in the 80’s with a dewpoint of 74, made for some uncomfortable, dangerous running and a number of personal worsts at the 2016 Bobby Doyle 5M, the 2016 USATF/NE 5M Championship which was held today, August 14th in Narragansett, Rhode Island.
The North Shore Striders team of Rosie Kyes, Denise Young, and Annajean McMahon finished 9th in the Women Masters division.
The North Shore Striders Men’s team of Dave Newhall, George Geis, Mike Pelletier, and Armand Claveau finished 2nd in the Men 70+ Division.
Some individual times from Bobby Doyle 5 Mile
NSS Women Masters Team:
- Rosie Kyes 43:24
- Annajean McMahon 7th Veteran Woman in 47:26
- Denise Young 50:11
- Marisol Ficaro ran 58:19
- Martin Tighe ran 32:31
Here is a photo of the Magnificent Seven, taken an hour and a half after the race which Rosie sent me:
Recap by Mike Pelletier.