10/15/14

2014 Race #4 Results - Goats Grind

  1. Mike Kaiser M32  28:54  1
  2. Aubrey Curtis M35  29:56  2
  3. Thomas Kreissler M44  33:27  3
  4. Mike Fanning M53  34:24  4
  5. Nick Hill M34  36:30  5
  6. Katie Campbell F40  36:43  1
  7. Beth Shumate F39  36:48  2
  8. Jason Davidson M40  37:02  6
  9. Chris Romano M36  37:11  7
  10. Doug Graham M60  37:32  8
  11. Andrew Sund M32  38:41  9
  12. Greg Dewitt M57  38:59  10
  13. Tara Thompson F40  39:19  3
  14. Don Grinsell M54  41:00  11
  15. Scott Farrow M33  41:07  12
  16. Scott O’Connell M45  41:35  13
  17. Bill Ramsay M56  42:51  14
  18. Rande Farrow M61  43:51  15
  19. Dave Burningham M55 44:37  16
  20. Suzie Mauro F36  44:41  4
  21. Paul Taylor M46  45:22  17
  22. Andrew Cupino M33  45:41  18
  23. Paula Blessinger F59  46:48  5
  24. Becky Davidson F39  46:56  6
  25. Mara MacDonald F34  48:38  7
  26. Darla Fitzpatrick F49  49:18  8
  27. Dyllon Robertus M32  52:18  19
  28. Waylon Robertus M34  52:19  20
  29. Vernon Roberts M65  53:12  21
  30. Mary VanGilder F59  57:38  9
  31. Tim Fitzpatrick M61  1:00:13  22
  32. Krystina Farrow F31  1:00:57  10
  33. Bob Hayes M88  1:12:22  23
  34. Nancy Wells F6?  1:13:53  11

9/21/14

Series Information

Race #1

Goats in the Meadow: Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 8:00 AM


Little Blackfoot River Trailhead, 7.3 miles.
Directions to Little Blackfoot Trailhead

Run up to Little Backfoot Meadow on scenic, non-technical singletrack. Course has rolling hills with a net uphill on the way out, then downhill on the way back. You will cross the Blackfoot River twice, once with an opportunity to get your feet wet. Allow 1 hour to go to the trailhead from Helena. Parking is limited so we recommend carpooling.

Map of race - (Map by Erik Makus)

Race #2

Goat Pursuit: Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Mt. Helena Ridge Run, 6.6 miles point to point time-trial format. The trolley shuttle will leave the Helena Public Library at 7:00 AM to carry runners to the top. The course starts with switchbacks up to the Helena Ridge, the rest of the course is primarily downhill on moderately technical singletrack, finishing at Dump Gulch Trailhead. This race is run as a time trial format - a runner will start every 30 seconds, starting with the slowest runner. If this is your first race in the series, please send a recent 10K or 12K time.

Map of race - (Map by Erik Makus)

Race #3

Goats in the Dark: Friday, September 18, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Tubbs Trailhead, 3.2 miles of fun in the dark!

Coming from Missoula, on Highway 12, go to Henderson St. and take a right. Go all the way up to the top of the hill to Le Grande Cannon Blvd. Take a right on Le Grande Cannon Blvd. and follow it to the end (trailhead and start of race).

Coming from Butte, Bozeman, and Great Falls, get off at the Capital exit and take Prospect Ave. to Montana Ave. and take a right. Follow highway 12 signs like you were headed to Missoula (you will be on Lindale which turns into Euclid). Take Euclid until you get to Henderson St. and take a left. Go all the way up to the top of the hill to Le Grande Cannon Blvd. Take a right on Le Grande Cannon Blvd. and follow it to the end (trailhead and start of race).

This race is B.Y.O.H. - "Bring Your Own Headlamp." The course makes a single loop along the Ambrose & Diretissima Trails, with a finishing sprint on Le Grande Cannon Blvd. Course is marked by glow sticks.

Map of race - (Map by Erik Makus)


Race #4 

Goat Grind: Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Elkhorn Endurance Retreat (597 McClellan Creek Road, Clancy), 4 miles.
Directions to Elkhorn Endurance Retreat

One series champion referred to this course as a "meatgrinder." It has steep hills, a creek crossing, and some technical singletrack. Race is followed by a pancake brunch and awards ceremony.

Map of race - (Map by Erik Makus)

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Point Standings Through 3 Races

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Men


2014 Race #3 Results - Goats in the Dark

1.    Ben Rush 23:57 1
2.    Thomas Kreissler 24:20 2
3.    Mike Fanning 25:28 3
4.    Hayden Janssen 26:30 4
5.    Dave Roberts 26:40 5
6.    Nick Hill 28:21 6
7.    Doug Graham 28:23 7
8.    Trevor Swanson 28:26 8
9.    Tara Thompson 28:28 1
10.  Jason Davidson 28:30 9
11.  Jill Roberts 29:54 2
12.  Scott Farrow 30:10 10
13.  Don Grinsell 30:22 11
14.  Greg Dewitt 30:36 12
15.  William West 31:19 13
16.  David Lee 31:32 14
17.  Kelsey Bock 31:33 3
18.  Bill Ramsay 31:34 15
19.  Suzie Mauro 31:42 4
20.  Scott O’Connell 32:13 16
21.  Ada Montague 32:42 5
22.  Michael Cloeren 32:56 17
23.  Scott Meissner 33:12 18
24.  Rande Farrow 33:24 19
25.  Dave Burningham 34:22 20
26.  Rich Jost 35:02 21
27.  Darby Bramble 35:31 6
28.  Mike Roberts 35:40 22
29.  Jenna Cederberg 35:42 23
30.  Paula Blessinger 35:44 7
31.  Chad Wiebe 35:56 24
32.  J.J. Meissner 35:58
33.  Tracie Reddig 36:12 8
34.  Karin Janssen 36:27 9
35.  George Valenti 36:29 25
36.  Tim House 37:15 26
37.  Darla Fitzpatrick 37:18 10
38.  Vern Roberts 37:58 27
39.  Tami Jost 38:09 11
40.  Stacy Clement 38:21 12
41.  Linda Cleatus 38:22 13
42.  Terry Gauthier 41:05 28
43.  Ty House 44:15 14
44.  Megan Swanson 44:55 15
45.  Steve Swanson 44:59 29
46.  Krystina Farrow 45:03 16
47.  Kelli Swanson 45:15 17
48.  Breelyn Nelson 45:17 18
49.  Emily Nelson 45:19 19
50.  Mary VanGilder 47:59 20
51.  Nancy Tuber 48:22 21

9/8/14

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