2010 Norris Dam Challenge 12K 2010 - 2011 Tennessee State Parks Running Tour
 

2010 - 2011 Tennessee State Parks Running Tour Banquet

The 32nd Tennessee State Parks Running Tour, the oldest state parks running event in the United States, started on October 9, 2010 in the Rock Island State Park in Rock Island, TN and the last race was on March 5, 2011 @ Fall Creek Falls State Park. The Running Tour has 20 races in the 20 beautiful Tennessee State Parks from Roan Mountain State Park to Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park in Memphis, TN. The SFTC owns 3 races, Raon Mountain 10K at Roan Mountain, Pioneer 5 miles in Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park in Limestone and the War Party 10K in Warriors Path State Park in Kingsport, TN. To qualify for the Running Tour you must run at least five of the twenty races and the maximum of 10 races are counted toward special Championship Awards at the banquet at Fall Creek Falls State Park Inn on Saturday night. There was an excellent turn-out from the State of Franklin Track Club to qualify for the Tennessee State Parks Running Tour 2010-2011. This year there were 4 champion winners from the club. Listed below are the SFTC members that qualified.

  • Ashley Morelock from Bristol, TN was the champion winner in the Open Women age group 20-39 and she ran 8 races and win 6 races with 236 points out of 300.
  • Harriet Locke from Bristol was the champion winner in the Over Seventy Women age group and she ran 8 races and win 7 races with 236 points out of 300.
  • Tyerell Hughes form Roan Mountain, TN was the champion winner in the Youth Men age group 10-19 and he ran 9 races and win 1 race with 216 points out of 300.
  • Bob Townsend from Limestone, TN was the champion winner in the Senior Grand Master Men age group 60-69 and he ran 12 races and the race director for 2 races and win 7 races with 292 points out of 300.
  • Sherry Richardson from Johnson City, TN was 6th in the Open Women age group 20-39 and she ran 6 races with 132 points out of 300.
  • Heidi Overbay from Kingsport, TN was 4th in the Masters Women age group 40-49 and she ran 6 races and win 4 races with 172 points out of 300.
  • Rhonda Denham from Bristol, TN was 7th in the Masters Women age group 40-49 and she ran 5 races and win 1 race with 136 points out of 300.
  • Lisa Houghton from Elizabethton, TN was 8th in the Masters Women age group 40-49 and she ran 5 races with 114 points out of 300.
  • Sheri Nemeth from Elizabethton, TN was 6th in the Grand Masters Women age group 50- 59 and she ran 6 races and win 2 races with 166 points out of 300.
  • Wendy Weidner form Bristol, TN was 7th in the Grand Masters Women age group 50-59 and she ran 6 races and win 1 race with 150 points out of 300.
  • Teresa Lindamood from Blountville, TN was 8th in the Grand Masters Women age group 50-59 and she ran 5 races with 134 points out of 300.
  • Terry Hughes from Roan Mountain, TN was 3rd in the Masters Men age group 40-49 and he ran 12 races with 216 points out of 300.
  • Lynn Richardson from Johnson City, TN was 10th in the Masters Men age group 40-49 and he ran 6 races with 140 points out of 300.
  • Charles Hubbard from Piney Flats, TN was 14th in the Grand Masters Male age group 50- 59 he ran 8 races with 118 points out of 300.
  • David Bacon from Elizabethton, TN was 17th in the Grand Masters Male age group 50-59 and he ran 6 races with 99 points out of 300.
  • Alan Dausman from Harriman, TN was 23rd in the Grand Masters Male age group 50-59 and he ran 4 races and worked 1 race with 48 points out of 300.
  • Bill Dickerson from Gray, TN was 2nd in the Senior Grand Masters Men age group 60-69 and he ran 13 races and win 1 race with 278 points out of 300.
  • Sam Culbertson from Kingsport, TN was 9th in the Senior Grand Masters Men age group 60-69 and he ran 12 races with 193 points out of 300.
  • Tony Borghetti from Surgoinsville, TN was 11th in the Senior Grand Masters Men age group 60-69 and he ran 5 races and worked 1 race with 103 points out of 300.

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Submitted by Bob Townsend