2011 BAKER TO VEGAS RUNNING ORDER

 

 

RUNNER

DISTANCE

DESCRIPTION

ESTIMATED

START

ESTIMATE

TIME/PACE

 

1

 

KIM, JAY

 

5.4

 

474 Start Finish at 474 Flat with slight declines then at 4-mi le point a gradual incline until 4.5 mi le then .8 mile downhill .

 

1600

 

41:51/ 7:45

GOAL PACE 7:30

GOAL TIME

40:30

 

2

 

MCKESSY, MIKE

 

4.0

 

474 Start Finish 470 The first mile is slight downhill. The next 3.0 mi les are flat.

 

1642

 

31/7:45

GOAL PACE

7:30

GOAL TIME

30:00

 

3

 

MCCLAFFERTY, FINN

 

4.2

 

470 Start 1m 590, 2m 746, 3m 935, 4m 1137, F 1168 This is a strenuous climb. Combine with any wind and heat can be very tough. Begins the climb up Ibex Pass.

 

1713

 

35:42/8.30

GOAL PACE

8:00

GOAL TIME

33:36

 

4

 

MADER, GREGG

 

5.1

 

1168 Start 1m 1403, 2m 1650, 3m 1912 3.5 2090, 4m 1970, 5m 1886. This leg continues the climb to Ibex pass. There are 3.5 mi les of steep uphill before reaching the top at 2,090 feet. The last 1.6 mi les are all downhill .

 

 

1749

 

43:21/ 8:30

GOAL PACE

8:15

GOAL TIME

42:04

 

5

 

TOMLIN, DAVE

 

6.1

 

1186 Start 1m 1774, 2m 1636, 3m 1530, 4m 1434, 5m 1376, 6.1m 1319. The entire leg is downhill although the last couple of mi les begin to flatten out. The runner awaiting the handoff must be alert. Visibility of the approaching runner is limited by curves.

 

 

1832

 

47:16/7:45

GOAL PACE

7:30

GOAL TIME

45:45

 

6

 

ALATORRE, AUDRA

 

6.1

 

1319 Start 1m 1340, 2m 1396, 3m 1399, 4m 1426, 5m 1482, 6.1 1528. This leg is fairly flat with the last 3 mi les of rolling hills ending just before the town of Shoshone. At 1.7 mi les, a road enters from the right stay on Highway 127.

 

 

1920

 

48:48/8:00

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

47:16

 

7

 

TREJO, GIO

 

6.2

 

1528 Start 1m 1560, 2m 1624, 3m 1870, 4m 2159, 4.7m 2390, 5m 2345, 6.2m 2143. Fairly flat until 1.5 mi les where the uphill begins. The gradual incline soon becomes a very arduous hill ,topping out at 4.7 mi le mark. The leg finishes with 1.5 mi les of downhill . The leg begins about.7 mi les south of the intersection of Highway 127, and SR 178 at Shoshone. Turn right onto SR178.

 

 

2009

 

46:30/7:30

GOAL PACE

7:20

GOAL TIME

45:28

 

8

 

THURMAN, MATT

 

6.6

 

2143 Start 1m 2111, 2m 2143, 3m 2211, 4m 2274, 5m 2376, 6m 2566, .6m 2664. This leg begins at Chicago Valley Road with one mi le of a slight downhill . Then a continuous slight climb that begins to get steeper at the 3 mi le point. It climbs steadily and becomes even more difficult the last 1.6 mi les.

 

 

2055

 

52:48/8:00

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

51:09

 

9

 

BILLINGSLEY, RICH

 

7.5

 

2664 Start 1m 2730, 2m 2850, 3m 2816, 4m 2706, 5m 2587, 6m 2476, 7m 2494, .5m 2536. This leg starts with .5m downhill then .5m uphill . The remainder of the leg is along a gradual descent. The leg finishes with a very short uphill to the handoff .3 mi le past Cal /Nev Stateline.

 

 

2148

 

60:00/8:00

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

58:07

 

10

 

CEJA, RICH

 

5.8

 

2436 Start 1m 2518, 2m 2533, 3m 2554, 4m 2564, 5m 2585, .8m 2606. This leg is slight uphill . It takes the runner into the friendly community of Pahrump Nevada.

 

 

2248

 

47:51/8.15

GOAL PACE

8:00

GOAL TIME

46:24

 

11

 

LELONG, CHRIS

 

5.3

 

2606 Start 1m 2650, 2m 2710, 3m 2720, 4m 2741, 5m 2750, .4m 2766. This leg is a slight uphill . At 1.6 mi les after the handoff the runner will make a right turn onto Nevada Highway 160. ~Caution~ The next 40 mi les of the course are characterized by very fast traffic!

 

 

23:36

 

42:24/8:00

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

41:04

 

12

 

BARBANI, MATT

 

4.6

 

2766 Start 1m 2780, 2m 2775, 3m 2870, 4m 3009, .6m 3076. This is a short but steady uphill

 

0018

 

35:39/7:45

GOAL PACE

7:30

GOAL TIME

34:30

 

13

 

TANNER, DAN

 

7.0

 

3076 Start 1m 3155, 2m 3265, 3m 3368, 4m 3429, 5m 3442, 6m 3426, 7m 3370. This leg begins with a long steady incline of 5 mi les. The leg then levels off with a gentle decline for the last 2 miles. Beginning with this leg the runner and the FV will use the paved shoulder lane. Parking for support vehicles is on the Tecopa Road, south of Highway 160.

 

0054

 

54:15/7:45

GOAL PACE

7:30

GOAL TIME

52:30

 

14

 

DRUMMOND JR, DALE

 

10.7

3370 Start 1m 3326, 2m 3342, 3m 3377, 4m 3476, 5m 3602, 6m 3703, 7m 3772, 8m 3820, 9m 3930, 10m 4088, .7m 4215. This leg begins with 1 mi le slight downhill and then the runner begins a steady climb toward Mountain Springs Summit. The second 5 mi les is difficult due to the elevation. Stage finishes at Sandy Valley Road

 

 

0148

 

90:57/8.00

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

82:55

 

15

 

BLONDI, TYLER

 

5.5

 

4215 Start 1m 4376, 2m 4562, 3m 4730, 4m 4940, 5.5m 5300. This leg provides one of the most difficult challenges of the race with 5.5 mi les of tough, continuous uphill running. At 4.5 mi les into the run, i t gets steeper. The leg ends just short of the summit at 5495 feet.

 

 

0319

 

48:07/8.45

GOAL PACE

8:30

GOAL TIME

46:45

 

16

 

BALLEWEG, BRIAN

 

6.7

 

5300 Start at .7 mi les, the runner climbs to the summit at 5495, 1m 5420, 2m 5164, 3m 4805, 4m 4496, 5m 4186, 6m 3921, .7m 3760. Very fast, very steep downhill ! Watch for Cattle crossing grate at 2.5 mi les!

 

 

0407

 

47:36/7:00

GOAL PACE

6:45

GOAL TIME

45:54

 

17

 

LUNSMAN, ANNE

 

7.3

 

3760 Start 1m 3557, 2m 3395, 3m 3250, 4m 3130, 5m 3020, 6m 2940, 7.3m 2842. The entire leg is one long continuous descent until the runner reaches Fort Apache Road, here they will be assisted in making a left turn to the exchange point 500 feet ahead. Watch for Cattle crossing grate at 2.5 mi les!

 

 

0454

 

56:34/7:45

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

56:34

 

18

 

WEIR, BRIAN

 

5.7

 

2842 Start 1m 2828, 2m 2735, 3m 2628, 4m 2578, 5m 2610, .7m 2640. This leg is flat for .4 mi les and then becomes a slight incline for .2 mi les. At the 1.0 mi le point the leg begins a gradual downhill for 2.8 mi les and then is slightly inclined for the remainder of the leg.

 

 

0551

 

45:36/8:00

GOAL PACE

7:45

GOAL TIME

44:10

 

19

 

ARMOUR, DAVE

 

5.6

 

2640 Start 1m 2666, 2m 2694, 3m 2587, 4m 2454, 5m 2344, .7m 2315. This leg begins with a slight incline over the 215 Freeway. After a short decline the runner will begin a slight incline until they reach the Desert Inn road. The runner and FV will then turn right and enter a coned off traffic lane. The remainder of the leg is slightly downhill .

 

 

0636

 

43:24/7.45

GOAL PACE

7:30

GOAL TIME

42:00

 

20

 

SCHWARTZ

 

4.6

 

2315 Start 1m 2212, 2m 2148, 3m 2125, 4m 2040. This leg is flat to downhill for the first 2.0 mi les, then a slight incline over the 15 Freeway. The leg then descends and passes under Las Vegas Blvd. It then inclines slightly to Paradise Road intersection where the runner and FV will be assisted in making a left. On Paradise, the runner shall use the coned off traffic lane .4 mi les to the Finish Line inside the Hi l ton Convention Room. The FV will drive to the designated drop off area and drop of their assistant and then continue on to the parking area.

 

 

 

0720

 

35:39/7:45

GOAL PACE

7:30

GOAL TIME

34:30

 

 

 

 

FINISH TIME
0720 TO 0750 HOURS

TOTAL TIME
15:20 TO 15:50

GOAL TIME

1529:59

 

 

 

 

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