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July 23, 2017: Rachel Schmidt completed Ironman Lake Placid today in a time of 12:03;21.
July 9, 2017: In this morning's MEC Ottawa Race 3 - The Fortune Fell Race 9K, the OAC placed 1-2-3, Alexandra Hynes 1st in 1:01:59.3, Erin Rivers 2nd in 10:01:59.9 and Gia Rinaldi 3rd in 1:02:22.2,
July 1, 2017: In this morning's Canada Day races in Kanata, Nadine Frost ran 39:21.7 in the 10K placing 6th female and 4th in the F20-29 age-group. and Judy Andrew-Piel ran 44:53.3 placing 2nd in the F50-59 age-group.
June 18, 2017: In this morning's MEC - The Summer Classic 5K Paula Hickman ran 22:48.7 placing 6th female and first in the F60+ age-group and Lisa Steele ran 23:20.5 placing 8th female and 1st in the F50-59 age-group.
June 10, 2017: In today's Redemption Run 5K this morning Stacey Lance placed first female in 20:07.2.
June 4, 2017: In this morning Niagara Fall's Women's Half-Marathon Jayme Rae ran 1:43:36.8 pacing 2nd in her age-group.
May 28, 2017: In this morning's Ottawa Half-Marathon Nadine Frost ran 1:28:27, Alexandra Hynes ran 1:29:25.7, Emma Riley ran 1:31:35 , Gia Rinaldi ran 1:33:08, Laura Haliburon ran 1:34:35, Linz Buckingham ran 1:39:32,and Jesse Blondin ran 1:42:04.
May 27, 2017: In tonight's HTG Sports Ottawa 5K Stacey Lance ran 20:02.6 placing 3rd in her age-group, Kate Spellen ran 21:20.4, Jess Filoso ran 22:34.9, and Jill (Pregnant - 25 weeks) Murray ran 25:54.1.
May 14, 2017: In this morning's Sporting LIfe 10K Nadine Frost ran 37:38.8 (5th, 1st Agegroup), Toni Petter ran 41:53.4 (12th, 4th Agegroup), Jesse Blondin ran 42:30.2 (PB-15th, 2nd Agegroup), Gia Rinaldi ran 42:31.7 (16th, 3rd Agegroup), and Susan Kelly ran 43:33.7 (20th, 3rd Agegroup).,
May 7, 2017: In this morning's Goodlife Fitness Marathon Erin Mayo ran a PB 3:33:13.5.
May 6, 2017: In this morning's Wakefield Covered Bridge Run 21.1K Trail Run Rachel Schmidt was the first women - and 10th overall - in a time of 1:46:37.0. The conditions were: "ankle deep mud and knee deep puddles, log hopping and creek jumping and loads of hills".
April 17, 2017: In this morning's Boston Marathon Judy Andrew-Piel ran 3:20:01 placing 8th in her age-group (F50-54), Gia Rinaldi ran 3:20:33, and Jesse Blondin ran 3:33:26.
April 16, 2017: In the MEC Ottawa race 1 - The Spring Flyer run this morning, Erin Rivers was 2nd in the 5K in 19:21,5 and Emma Riley was 3rd in 19:25.3.
March 26, 2017: In this morning's Around the Bay 30 Race Alex Hynes ran 2:11:17, placing 30th female and 7th in the F30-34 category.
March 19, 2017: In this morning's Yuengling Shamrock Marathon in Virginia Beach, VA Jayme Rae ran 3:58:11 under very tough weather conditions - cold, wind, rain, sleet.
February 19, 2017: In this morning's Winterman Half-Marathon in Ottawa Jayme Rae (Pettit) ran 1:44:35.0 placing third female and first in the F30-34 category.
February 11, 2017: In this morning's MEC Ottawa race Below Zero 5K Emma Riley was first in 20:16.8, Jill Murray was second in 23:11.1,
November 20, 2016: In this morning's Philadelphia Marathon Toni Petter ran 3:23:48.
November 6, 2016: In this morning's New York City Marathon Rachel Schmidt ran 3:46:48 - a post-cancer PB.
November 5, 2016: In this morning's Cookie Run 5K Jill Murray ran 19:42 placing 4th female.
October 30, 2016: The OACRT swept the podium in this morning's Rattle Me Bones 5K race in Ottawa:
October 16, 2016: In this morning's Scotiabank Totonto Waterfront Half-Marathon Erin Rivers ran 1:28:56.3 placing 7th in her age-group F25-29.
October 15, 2016: In this morning's 9 Run Run Half-Marathon in Stittsville, ON Lisa Steele ran 1:32:51.3 placing 2nd woman and 1st Masters (F50-54) and Erin Mayo ran 1:35:20.1 placing 4th woman.
September 25, 2016: In today's Girls Run Ottawa 5K Emma Riley ran 22:17.8 placing 1st.
September 18, 2016: In this morning's Army Run 5K Lisa Steele ran 20:56.6 placing 15th female and first in the F50-54 category.
September 14, 2016: The Ottawa Athletic Club Racing Team celebrates 35 years of running this month. It was in September of 1981 that Ken Parker founded the club.
Augst 27, 2016: In this morning's Ottawa Craft Beer 5K Leah Sheriff ran 20:29.7 placing 6th female and 3rd in her age-group - F30-34; Jessica Filoso ran 21:01.4 placing 7th female and 1st in her age-group - F20-24.
August 25, 2016: In the evening's Glen Tay Block Road Race in Perth, ON Leah Sherriff was the first female in 64:15.
August 21, 2016: In this morning's Toronto Island Sprint Triathlon - which was changed to a duathlon - Leah Sheriff placed 2nd female in 1:07:10.6 for the 5K run, 20K cycle and 2.5K run.
August 7, 2016: In this morning's MEC Gatineau Park Trail Race 20K Erin Rivers placed 1st in 1:36:50.8.
July 14, 2016: In last night's 5/15 Farm Run in Ottawa Gia Rinaldi ran 20:55.8 placing 3rd Female and 1st in the F30-39 age-group.
July 10, 2016: In the HINTONBURG CENTENNIAL 5K Kathy Bradley ran 20:30 placing 8th female.
July 2, 2016: Gia Rinaldi ran a PB 18:53.4 in the Pride and Remembrance Run 5K in Toronto this morning placing 4th Female and 3rd in the F25-39 age-group.
July 1, 2016: Here are today's OACRT Canada Day Races results:
10K: Nadine Frost - 39:20.4, 4th Female, 1st F25-29 Judy Andrew-Piel - 42:42.7, 9th Female, 1st 50-54 Toni Petter - 45:59.3, 2nd F25-29 5K: Stacey Lance - 19:23.1, 3rd Female, 1st F30-34 Rachel Schmidt - 19:48.9, 7th Female, 1st F35-39 Carolyn Turner - 19:55.9, 9th Female. 2nd F45-49 Jessica Filoso - 20:11.1, 3rd F20-24 Lisa Steele - 20:57.9, 2nd F50-54
June 19, 2016: Several members of the OAC Racing Team ran today's MEC Half-Marathon in Carp as a long-run workout the day after racing Emilie's Run 5K yesterday.
May 29, 2016: In this morning's Half-Marathon in Ottawa, Nadine Frost ran 1:26:10 placing 5th Female and 3rd in the F25-29 Category, Alex Hynes ran 1:28:50 placing 14th Female and 3rd in the F30-34 Category, Carolyn Turner ran 1:32:40 placing 2nd in the F45-49 Category, Gia Rinaldi ran 1:33:32 placing 11th in the F30-34 Category. There were 6,443 women in the Half-Marathom.
May 28, 2016: In the Ottawa Race Weekend 5K Gia Rinald ran 20:03.6 placing 8th Female., 1st in the F30-34 Category, Susan Kelly ran 21:53.3, placing 2nd in the F45-49 Category. Erin Mayo ran 23:45.5. placing 10th in the F30-34 Category. There were 5,489 women in the 5K.
May 8, 2016: In this morning's Sporting Life 10K in Ottawa, Nadine Frost ran 39:55 placing 7th, Gia Rinaldi ran 43:50.2 (22nd), Carolyn Turner ran 43:59.7 (24th, 4th Master).and Erin Mayo ran 45:35.6 (31st).
May 7, 2016: In this morning's Wakefield Covered Bridge Run Half-Marathon Trail Run in Wakefield, QC Rachel Schmidt placed 2nd female in 1:50:38.8.
May 1, 2016: In Sunday's Manotick 10 Miler Alex Hynes was the first woman - and 6th overall - in 1:05:20.
April 18, 2016: In this morning's Boston Marathon Gia Rinaldi ran 3:29:57.
April 16, 2016: In this morning's MEC run at the Aviation Museum in Ottawa, Nadine Frost won the 10K in 39: 57.6.
October 25, 2015: In the Rattle Me Bones 10K, Judy Andrew-Piel ran 42:35.3 placing 5th woman and 1st in her 50-59 age-group.
October 18, 2015: Nadine Frost ran 1:28:59 in this morning's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half-Marathon placing 9th in her age-group.
October 17, 2015: Lisa Steele ran a PB 1:33:50.6 in this morning's 9 Run Run Half-Marathon in Stittsvile, ON placing 2nd female and 1st in her age-group (50-54)
September 20, 2015: In this morning's Army Run 5K, Jackie Sandoz ran 19:44.5 placing 1st in her age-group, Lisa Steel ran 21:15 placing 1st in her age-group, Rachel Schmidt ran 21:17.0, Joey Marriott ran 21:35.5 placing 6th in her age-grouo and Paula Hickman ran 22:17.2 breaking the Canadian 65-69 age-group record by 90 seconds.
August 30, 2015: Judy Andrew-Piel ran the Quebec City Marathon in 3:26:33 placing 12th woman and 1st in the 50-59 age-group.
August 25, 2015: In the Hotlanta Half-Marathon in Atlanta, GA Jane Rutherford ran 1:43:12 placing 3rd in her age-group. Half of the race was run in a down-pour.
August 2, 2015: Jackie Sandoz ran 19:47 placing 3rd female in the Highland Yard 5K in Minden, ON this morning.
July 1, 2015: In this morning's Scotiabank Canada Races in Kanata, Carolyn Turner ran 41:52.4, placing third in her age-group, Judy Andrew-Piel ran 42:42.8 placing first in her age-group.
June 29, 2015:Nathalie Guathier competed in the OMA Track and Field Championships in Brampton, ON this weekend. She placed 1st in her age-group (50-54) in both the 1500M (5:49.87 ) and 10,000M (45:23.91).
June 20, 2015: OACRT results from Sports 4 Emilie's Run:
Lindsay Furtado - 19:15.5, 2nd Age-group Nadine Frost - 19:40.8, 4th Age-group Vanessa de Hoog - 20:00.2, 3rd Age-group Joanna Marriott - 20:59.8, 3rd Age-group Paula Hickman - 21:28.8, 1st Age-group Nathalie Gauthier - 21:34.9, 1st Age-group
June 14, 2015: Stacey Lance ran the Nike Toronto 15K in 1:02:59 this morning. Judy Andrew-Piel ran 1:06:55 to win the 50-54 age-group.
May 24, 2015: In the Ottawa Half-Marathon Carolyn Turner ran 1:34:38 placing 8th in her Age-Group.
May 23, 2015: Results from the Ottawa 5K - Rachel Schmidt - 20:25.7, 2nd Age-Group.
May 3, 2015: In this morning's Mississauga Half-Marathon Jane Rutherford ran a PB 1:36:15
April 20, 2015: Nathalie Gauthier ran 3:29:37 in today's Boston Marathon.
April 19, 2015: In this morning's Toronto Yonge Street 10K Nadine Frost ran 37:47.4 placing 4th in her age-group.
March 29, 2015: In the Hawaii Lavaman Triathlon Rachel Schmidt finished in 2:35:43 for the 1500M swim, 40K bike, 10K run placing 6th in her age-group.
March 29, 2015:In this morning's Around the Bay 30K in Hamilton, Nadine Frost ran 2:10:01 placing 3rd in her age-group. Jenny Hopkins ran 2:14:32.1 placing 8th in her age-group.
February 21, 2015: The team has started an Instagram site.
January 31, 2015: In this morning's MEC races at the Rideau Carleton Raceway, Nadine Frost was the first female in the 10K in 41:18.8, former member Lindsay Furtado was the second female in 42:15.7.
In the Go Make a Difference 5K in Daytona Beach, Florida, Nathalie Gauthier placed 2nd female in 21:55.
December 7, 2014: In this morning's Rock 'n' Roll Half-Marathon in San Antonio, Texas, Jane Rutherford ran 1:39:52.
December 1, 2014: Gro Jordalen was interviewed on the Running Show with Mark Sutcliffe on Sunday. You can listen to the podcast at TSN1200. Gro's interview starts at the 19:30 mark.
November 16, 2014: In the Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Half-Marathon, Jane Rutherford ran 1:39:37.
November 8, 2014: In this morning's Telus Mission Possible 5K (5.04) Gro Jordalen was 1st in 19:53, Lisa Steele was 2nd in 21:29 and Paula Hickman was 4th in 22:11.
November 2, 2014: In today's DiCenzo Homes Half Marathon Run in Hamilton, ON Nathalie Gauthier ran 1:39:52 placing 2nd in the Masters 45-49 category.
October 19, 2014: In this morning's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Gro Jordalen ran a PB 1:25;47 placing 19th woman and 4th in her age-group.
October 18, 2014: In this morning's 9 Run Run Half-Marathon Lisa Steele ran a PB 1:35:05.2 placing 2nd woman and 1st Masters (45-49).
October 12, 2014: In the Fall Colours 5K in Cumberland, Kathy Bradley ran 21:05.6 placing thrid woman.
September 21, 2014: In this morning's Army Run 5K, Gro Jordalen ran 19:08, Nadine Frost 19:30, Carolyn Turner 19:43 and Joey Marriott 21:02.
August 29: Kathy Bradley placed second female in the Canadian Super Sprint Triathlon on Saturday in a time of 1:04:48.7.
August 29, 2014: Nathalie Gauthier ran 1:08:45 for the GlenTay Block Road Race (14.7K) placing 6th female and 4th Masters
August 24, 2014: In today's Cornwall Sprint Triathlon Regine Ambroise placed 6th female and 1st in her age-group in a time of 1:20:40,9.
August 23, 2014: In this morning's Toronto Women's 5K Nadine Frost placed 4th overall and 1st in her age group in 18:52.
August 21, 2014: Kathy Bradley placed first female in Sunday's Brockville Downtown (short) 5K in 20:06.5.
August 17, 2014: In today's Ironman 703 Timberman in Gilford, New Hampshire Regine Ambroise finished in 5:43:49
August 2, 2014: In today's National Capital Olympic Triathlon in Ottawa, Regine Ambroise finished in 6th place (and 1st in her age-group - Masters 50-54) in a time of 2:55:45.8.
July 31, 2014: In last night's Twilight Meet in Ottawa Nadine Frost ran 4:47.09, placing first in the 1500M.
July 26, 2014: In this morning's Eugene (Oregon) 5K Nathalie Gauthier ran 22:13, placing 3rd on the women's 45-49 category.
July 16, 2014: Nadine Frost placed first in the Ottawa Lions Twilight Meet 5,000M tonight in 18:12.55. Lindsay Furtado was second in 19:36.21.
July 13, 2014: Rachel Schmidt completed the Subaru Vanocuver Olympic Marathon in 2:37:49 this morning.
July 5, 2014: Jenny Hopkins placed 6th female and 3rd on her age-group in this monring's Mike Collingwood Meech Lake Triathlon in Gatineau Park in a time of 1:37:44.8 for the 1200M swim, 23.5K bike and 6K run.
July 1, 2014: Nadine Frost placed first woman in today's Canada Day 10K in Kanata in a time of 40:01.9. In the 5K Lisa Steele placed 6th (and 2nd Masters - 40-49) in 20:45.5 and Paula Hickman placed 1st Masters(60-69) in 22:16.9.
June 21, 2014: Here are the OACRT results for today's Sports 4 Emilie's Run 5K:
June 15, 2014: In this morning's St. Andrews Father's Day 5M Road Race in New Brunswick, Nadine Frost ran 32:29 placing first female.
June 14, 2014 In this morning's Ottawa River Sprint Triathlon, Rachel Schmidt finished 2nd in her age-group (and 10th female) in a time of 1:11:26 for the 500M swim, 23.7K cycle and 5K run, finishing with a 22:11 run split.
May 25, 2014: In this morning's Scotiabank Ottawa Half-Marathon, Jane Rutherford ran 1:39:08. Former OACRTer Carolyn Turner ran 1:32:11 placing first in the F45-49 age-group.
May 24, 2014: In tonight's HTG Sports 5K in Ottawa, Nadine Frost ran 19:05 (6th), Judy Andrew-Piel ran 20:30, Kathy Bradley 20:38, Joey Marriott 20:45 and Samantha Calder-Sprackman 20:47 (PB).
May 10, 2014: In this morning's Where's Franktown 5K (actually 5.5 to 5.7K!) former OACRT member Carolyn Turner was 2nd (and first Masters 40+) in 21:42, Kathy Bradley was 4th (and 2nd Masters 40+) in 22:52, and Lisa Steele was 6th (and 3rd Masters 40+) in 23:12.
April 27, 2014: Nadine Frost ran 18:30.4 in the Billy Taylor 5K in Guelph this morning placing 3rd woman and 7th overall.
April 21, 2014: Judy Andrew-Piel ran the BAA 5K in 20:27 placing 2nd in the 50-55 age group. She also ran the marathon in 3:12:59 placing 13th in her age-group.
March 16, 2014: Judy Andrew-Piel placed 1st female (and first Masters 50+) in this morning's St Patirck's Day 10K in Ottawa in a time of 42:07.8.
March 6, 2014: Jill Donak placed 2md female in the PEAK Snowshoe Marathon Challenge in Pittsfield, VT on the weekend.
December 7, 2013: In this morning's Santa Shuffle 5K in Ottawa Jill Donak was the first female in 20:12.
November 3, 2013: Natahlie Gauthier ran 3:22:48 - a PB - in this morning's Hamilton Marathon.
October 27, 2013: In this morning's Rattle me Bones 5K in Ottawa, Kathy Bradley ran 20:26.1 placing 6th, Joanna Marriott ran 20:37.8 placing 7th and Samatha Calder-Sprackman ran 20:56.8 placing 9th.
October 19, 2013: In this morning's 9 Run Run Half-Marathon in Stittsville, On Lisa Steele ran 1:36:01.2 (a 10 minute PB!) placing 6th woman and 1st Masters (45-49).
October 14, 2013: In this morning's Wellington Mile Samantha Calder-Sprackman ran 6:08.0.
October 13, 2013: Judy Andrew-Piel ran 3:10:36 in today's Chicago Marathon placing third in the W50-54 category.
October 12, 2013: In this morning's Fall Colurs Sprint Duathlon in Ottawa, ON Lisa Balerna was first female in 53:16.3 and Kathy Bradley was second in 54:06.8.
September 21, 2013: In this morning's Army Run Samantha Calder-Sprackman ran 19:33.9 and Lisa Steele ran 20:11.6 for a short 5K. Organizers said that the lead runners did not follow the lead motorcycle and turned ealy cutting 357 meters off the course.
September 13, 2013: Jenny Hopkins placed first in the TRI-3 division - for the third time in 3 years - at the Paratriathlon World Championships in London, England this morning
Judy Andrew-Piel has won the Triathlon Canada Inaugural Excellence Award in the long-distance category (W50-54)
September 8, 2013: In this morning's Ironman 70.3 Muskoka triathlon, Judy Andrew-Piel finished in 5:26:57 finishing first in her age-group(50-54), Jill Donak finished in 5:56:27 and Regine Ambroise finished in 6:19:05.
August 31, 2013: In this morning's Canadian Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna placed first woman in 1:30:36.7 for the 2K run, 30K cycle, 5K run.
August 25, 2013: In the Cornwall Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna placed first female in 1:10:00.3 for the 2.5K run, 20K cycle, 5K run.
August 24, 2013: In this morning's Toronto Women's 5K Samantha Calder-Sprackman ran a PB of 20:50.5 to place 4th in her age-group.
August 20, 2013: In tonight's Xerox 10K Judy Andrew-Piel placed third woman and 1st Masters (50-59) in 43:19.0.
August 18, 2013: In the Thousand Island Sprint Duathlon Lisa Belrna placed first woman and 2nd overall in 1:09:52.5.
August 10, 2013: In the ITU Age-Group World Duathlon Championships in Ottawa, Judy Andrew-Piel placed 5th in the 50-54 category in 2:24:18.7 for the Olympic distance.
August 4, 2013: In the Squamish Days 10K in BC, Lisa Steele ran 45:12 placing third in the Masters (45-49).
August 3, 2013: In this morning's National Capital Sprint Duathlon, Lisa Balerna placed 1st female (and 2nd overall) in a time of 1:09:15.3 for the 2K run, 20K cycle, 5K run.
July 14, 2013: Kathy Bradley placed first in the Graham Beasley Super Sprint Triathlon in Carleton Place this morning in a time of 1:13:20.8 for the 200M swim, 21K bike and 5K run.
July 1, 2013: In this morning's Canada Day races in Kanata, Lisa Steele ran 21:05.6, placing 1st Masters (40-49) and Paula Hickman ran 21:10.9, placing 1st Masters (60-69). Judy Andrew-Piel ran 43:49.7 in the 10K, placing 1st Masters (50-59).
June 22, 2013: The results for the OACRT from today's Sports 4 Emilie's Run 5K::
Regine Ambroise, 19:24.3, 13th Overall, 1st Masters 50-54
In the Smiths Falls Classic Duathlon, Lisa Balerna placed first in a time of 1:03:45.0.
June 21, 2013: A cancer survivor, Rachel Schmidt aims to keep on running
June 16, 2013: In this morning's Ultimate Run for Men's Cancers 5K Kathy Bradley was 3rd in 20:44.7, Judy Andrew-Piel was 4th in 21:11.9, and Paula Hickman was 6th in 22:00.4.
June 8, 2013: Lisa Balerna won the Ottawa Ruver Sprint Duathlon this morning in a time of 1:09.41.0
June 2, 2013: In this morning's Niagara Falls Women's Half-Marathon Nathalie Gauthier ran 1:39:37 placing 8th female and 1st Masters (45-49).
June 1, 2013: Rachel Schmidt was interviewed on the Running Show this morning. Her segment starts at the 8 minute mark of the show.
May 26, 2013: In this morning's Ottawa Race Weekend Half-Marathon, Katie Clow ran 1:27:17.6, Elyse Pratt-Johnson ran 1:28:37.9 (*PB), Jill Donak ran 1:37:18 and Samanth Calder-Sprackman ran 1:37:51.8
May 25, 2013: In tonight's Ottawa Race Weekend 5K, Roya MacDonald placed 4th woman in 19:07.8. Kathy Bradley ran 20:51.6, placing 1st Masters(40+): Lisa Steele ran 21:56.5, placing 2nd Masters (45+): Rachel Schmidt ran 22:03.6 in her first race back after battling leukemia;.
May 18, 2013: In today's Early Burd Sprint Duathlon, Lisa Balerna was first woman in 1:12:06.3.
May 12, 2013: In this morning's Sporting Life 10K in Toronto, Samantha Calder-Sprackman ran 43:25.
May 11, 2013: In this morning's Where's Franktown Runs, Nathalie Gauthier was first in the 15K in 1:04:08.8, Lisa Steele was 3rd in 1:07:06.2.
April 28, 2013: Natahalie Gauthier placed 1st female in the Manotick 10K this morning in a time of 44:14.7.
April 21, 2013: Katie Clow won the open category at the Spring Fling 10K in Smith Falls in a time of 41:29.8.
April 15, 2013: In this morning's Boston Marathon Judy Andrew-Piel ran 3:14:01, Jenny Hopkins 3:29:02 and Jill Donak 3:34:14 (chip times)
March 26, 2013: Former OACRT member Kiwi Mary Davies - now living in Houston - was named to the New Zealand team in the marathon for the World Championships to be held in Russia this summer.
March 25, 2013: Former OACRT member Lanny Marchant set a new course record of 1:44:39.4 in the Around the Bay 30K on Sunday.
March 18, 2013: In Saturday's St Patrick's Day Run 10K, Elyse Pratt-Johnson was first in 41:04.7 and Judy Andrew-Piel was second in 41:57.4.
March 17, 2013: Former OACRT member Mary Davies ran 1:12:06 in today's New York City Half-Marathon placing 15th female.
March 14, 2013: Former OACRT member, Mary Davies, now living in Houston, ran a 10K PR of 32:53 in the Conoco Phillips Houston Rrodeo 10km in February.
December 31, 2012: Mary Davies has been named Ottawa Road Racer of the Year for 2012 by the Ottawa Sports Awards Board. This is the seventh consecutive year that an OAC Racing Team member has won this award. Previous winners were Liz Maguire(3), Dani Riendeau, and Leah Larocque(2).
November 30, 2012: At the Somersault Year-end Sports Awards, Lisa Balerna was named overall series winner in the duathlon and Kathy Bradley was named overall Athena winner in running.
November 3, 2012: In this morning's Cookie Run Paula Hickman ran 22:04 placing first in her age-group and Lindsay Los ran 22:24, a PB.
October 28, 2012: In this morning's Rattle Me Bones 5K, Jill Donak ran 20:17.9 (PB) placing 7th female and 2nd in her age-group; Paula Hickman ran 21:50.3 placing 1st in her age-group; Lisa Steele ran 22:12.6 placing 2nd in her age-group.
October 20, 2012: Mary Davies was interview by Mark Sutcliffe on the Running Show today. Her interview starts at the 8:15 mark.
October 14, 2012: In this morning's Toronto Waterfront Marathon Mary Davies placed first women in a PB time of 2:28:25.6 (chip).
October 7, 2012: In this morning's Fall Colours 10K Kathy Bradley rac 43:58.9 placing 2nd woman. Nathalie Gauthier placed 1st woman in the Half-Marathon in 1:35:55.9.
October 6, 2012: In this morning's Fall Colours Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna placed 1st woman - and 6th overall - in 51:53.0 for the 3K run, 15K Bike, 3K Run.
September 23, 2012: In this morning's Army Run, Jill Donak ran 20:35.4 (PB) in the 5K and Catherine Desmarais ran 20:59.
September 1, 2012: In this morning's Canadian 8K Katie Clow was the first woman in 31:13.
August 30, 2012: In the Glen Tay Block Race Nathalie Gauthier ran 67:51 placing 4th woman.
August 26, 2012: In the Valleyfield Sprint Duathlon (5/20/2.5) Lisa Balerna placed 5th female in 1:16:17.7.
August 19, 2012: Mary Davies ran 1:11:49 (*PB) placing 2nd woman in the Edmonton Half-Marathon this morning.
July 19, 2012: In last night's No Frills Ten Miler in Ottawa, Kathy Bradley ran 1:15 placing third woman.
July 15, 2012: In this morning's Carleton Place 5K Kathy Bradley placed first woman in 20:57.7
July 1, 2012: In this morning's Canada Day 10K in Canada Annie Claude Gaudget ran 41:17.9 placing 7th.
June 30, 2012: Mary Davies was interviewed on the Running Show today. Her interview starts at the 8:30 mark.
June 24, 2012: In the Ironman Mont Tremblant 70.3, Jenny Hopkins finished in 5:23:16.
June 24, 2012: In this morning's Smiths Falls Duathlon Lisa Balerna and Kathy Bradley finished 1-2 in 1:15:11.2 and 1:16:32.1 respectively for the 2.2K run, 26K bike and 4.8K run.
June 23, 2012: OAC results from this morning's Emilie's Run:
1. Mary Davies 16:08.5 New Course Record! *PB 13. Annie-Claude Gaudet 19:18.3 *PB 14. Katie Clow 19:18.6 *PB 17. Christine Sutcliffe 19:27.7 20. Vanessa De Hoog 19:36.5 *PB 23. Carolyn Turner 20:02.9 (3rd Masters 45-49) 32. Jill Donak 20:39.3 36. Kathy Bradley 21:00.5 39. Nathalie Gauthier 21:09.5 48. Kate Spellen 21:50.5 53. Paula Hickman 22:18.1 (New Age-Group Record) 62. Lisa Steele 22:57.3 OAC teams placed 2nd and 4th
June 17th 2012: In this morning's Alterna Ultimate Run for Men's Cancers 5K Kathy Bradley ran 20:46,1 placing second woman.
June 9, 2012: In this morning's Britannia Beach 5K, Kathy Bradley ran 20:54.7 placing second woman.
May 27, 2012: In theis morning's Ottawa Race Weekend Marathon, Jenny Hopkins ran 3:16:37.7 and Carolyn Turner ran 3:21:41.4.
In the Half-Marathon, Jackie Bonisteel ran 1:29:39.4 placing 10th woman, Elyse Pratt-Johnson ran 1:29:44.9 placing 11th, and Nathalie Gauthier ran 1:36:21.
May 26, 2012: In tonight's Ottawa Race Weekend 10K, Katie Clow ran 41:26 and Catherine Demerais ran 44:09.8.
May 12, 2012: In this morning's Where's Franktown Races, Catherine Demerais was the first woman in the 5K in 20:38.8(chip).
In the Day Before Mother's Day 5K Kathy Bradley was second woman and first Masters (40-44) in 20:46.7.
May 6, 2012: In the Goodlife Toronto 5K, Nathalie Gauthier ran 20:44 (chip) to place 7th woman and 2nd Masters (45-49).
April 22, 2012: In this morning's Physio Run 5K in Ottawa, Annie Claude Gaudet ran 19:59.6 (chip) to place 5th wman and 3rd in her age-category and Kathy Bradley ran 21:26.4 placing 8th woman.
April 21, 2012: In this morning's Manotick Road Race Nathalie Gauthier ran 20:07 chip to place 2nd woman and 1st Masters (40-49).
April 15, 2012: In this morning's Run for Reach 10K Nathalie Gauthier ran 42:33 to place third woman and first Masters (40-49).
March 17, 2012: In this morning's St Patrick's Day Races Elyse Pratt-Johnson ran 41:13 in the 10K placing 3rd female. Anna Von Dadelszen ran 44:003. The course was 400M longer than the 10K distance.
February 19, 2012: In this morning's Winterman 10K Rebecca Stallwood was the first woman (and 4th overall) in 39:04.
January 15, 2012: In the 5K at the Richmond Road Races Leah Larocque was the first female (and 2nd overall!) in 18:07 and in the 10K Nathalie Gauthier was the first in her age-group (40-49) in 44:390.
December 31, 2011: For the second consecutive year Leah Larocque has been named Road Racer of the Year by the Ottawa Sports Awards organization. The OSA Awards night is scheduled for Janury 25, 2012.
December 26, 2012: In the Boxing Day 10 Miler in Hamilton, ON Rebecca Stallwood was 5th female in 1:05:01.
December 18, 2011: In this morning's Jacksonville Half Marathon, Natathlie Gauthier placed 7th female and first in her age-group (45-49) in 1:34:04 (chip time).
November 17, 2011: Where Are They Now Features Mary Jane Middelkoop
November 5, 2011: Leah Larocque ran 17:58 in this morning's Cookie Run 5K placing first woman - and 4th overall!
October 30, 2011: In the Big Half Marathon Jane Rutherford ran 1:40:23 placing 10th female.
March 17, 2012: In the the Patrick's Day Races in Ottawa, Elyse Pratt-Johnson ran 41:13 placing 3rd female in the 10K. Ann Von Dadelszen ran 44:03. The course was 400M longer than the 10K distance.
October 23, 2011: In this morning's Rattle Me Bones 5K in Ottawa, Leah Larocque was the first woman in 17:56, Lisa Balerna was 6th (and 1st Master) in 20:02 and Nathalie Gauthier was 9th (and 2nd Master) in 20:46.
October 22, 2011: In this morning's 9 Run Run Kate Spellen ran 1:39:47.1 in the Half-Marathon to place 7th woman and 3rd in her age-group
October 16, 2011: In this morning's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, Rebecca Stallwood ran 3:08:22 placing 22nd fenale and 5th in her age-group, Carolyn Turner ran 3:17:08 placing 33rd female and 1st in her age-group, and Katie Clow ran 3:20:41 (a PB) placing 39th female and 8th in her age-group.
October 9, 2011: In the Fall Colours 10K Jackie Bonisteel was the first woman in 42:43.0.
September 26, 2011: CBC Radio Interview with Liz Maguire and Ken Parker
September 24, 2011: In today's Fifth Avenue Mile in New York Nathalie Gauthier placed 4th in the Masters (45-49) race in 5:51.
September 18, 2011: In this morning's Army Run 5K, Leah Larcoque was the third woman finisher in 18:03.9, Liz Maguire was 5th and 1st Masters (40-49) in 18:34.1, Melanie Patina was 11th and 1st in her age-group in 19:26.2, Carolyn Turner was 12th and 2nd Masters (40-49) in 19:28.7, Jennifer Sanchez was 13th and 1st Masters (50-59) in 19:29.1, Erica Beaucage-Gauvreau was 16th in 19:45.5 and Anna Von Dadelszen was 24th in 20:13.8.
September 10, 2011: In the Wasaga Beach Sprint Triathlon Melanie Patina placed first woman in a time of 1:13:54.7.
September 3, 2011: In this morning's Canadian Multisport Eevent, Lisa Balerna was the first women in the Sprint Duahlon in 1:27:54.1.
August 28, 2011: In this morning's Quebec City Half-Marathon, Katie Clow ran a PB time of 1:35:49.9 (chip time).
August 21, 2011: In this morning's Cornwall Triathlon Melanie Patina finished 2nd woman in the sprint race in 1:13:56.
August 16, 2011: Heather hillsburg placed second woman in the Xerox 10K in 40:49.4.
August 14, 2011: In this morning's Thousand Island Sprint Duathlon, Lisa Balerna was the first woman in 1:10:20.
August 12, 2011: I found this on the Runner's World website in an article on running in Ottawa:
August 7, 2011: Regine Ambroise placed 2nd Master (45-49) in the St Agathe Sprint Triathlon on Sunday.
July 30, 2011: In this morning's National Capital Triathlon, Melanie Patina tied for first with a time of 2:29:34 for the Olympic Distance.
July 10, 2011: In today's Carleton Place Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna was 1st woman (and 5th overall) in a time of 1:09:51 for the 2K, 21.6K, 5K course.
July 3, 2011: In the Sydenham Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna was the first woman (and 5th overall) in a time of 1:08:42 for the 2K run, 20K cycle and 5K run course.
July 2, 2011: Dani Riendeau, the winner of Emilie's Run, was interviewed on the Team 1200 Running Show.
July 1, 2011: Jackie Bonisteel was the 2nd woman in this morning's Canada Day 5K in Kanata in 18:55.0. Rebecca Stallworth was 6th in 19:32.1.
In the Perth Kilt Run 5 Miler Daun Lynch was the first woman in 33:46 and Nathalie Gauthier was 3rd woman and 1st Master (40-59) in 35:44.
June 25, 2011: Dani Riendeau won Emilie's Run in 17:39 leading the OAC Racing Team to victory in the team category.
1. Dani Riendeau 17:39.4 4. Jackie Bonisteel 18:46.7 9. Rebecca Stallwood 19:12.3 10. Daun Lynch 19:25.1 12. Jennifer Sanchez 19:25.9 (3rd Master 50-54) 14. Heather Hillsburg 19:38.7 17. Regine Ambroise 19:44.3 (1st Master 45-49) 20. Erica Beaucage-Gauvreau 20:00.9 21. Carolyn Turner 20:03.6 (1st Master 40-44) 22. Sophia Tsouros 20:08.0 23. Barb Saville 20:23.6 24. Katie Britton 20:26.3 28. Esther Kong 20:43.9 30. Katie Clow 20:55.5 42. Lisa Steele 21:45.7(3rd Master 45-49 ) 80. Stephanie Plante 24:19.9 87. Keli Marshall 24:42.7 (pushing a baby stroller with two children!)
June 24, 2011: September marks the 30th anniversary of the Ottawa Athletic Club Racing Team!
June 19, 2011: Nathalie Gauthier ran 20:24 in the morning's Do It For Dad 5K in Ottawa placing 3rd female and 1st Master(40-49).
June 11, 2011: In this morning's Ottawa Riverkeeper® Duathlon, Lisa Balerna placed first woman (and 4th overall!) in a time of 2:31:19 for the 5K, 44.4K, 10K distamce.
In this evening's Barrhaven Run 10K Leah Larocque was 4th in 38:34.4 and Dani Riendeau was 5th in .38:52.4.
May 29, 2011: In this morning's Ottawa Race Weekend Marathon Erin Mayo ran 3:35:09.
May 28, 2011: In tonight's Ottawa Race Weekend 5K Leah Larocque was first woman in 17:32.9, Daniele Riendeau was 4th in 17:51.4, Jackie Bonisteel was 5th in 18:35.6, Jennifer Sanchez was 12th (and first Master 50-59) in 19:34.3, and Lisa Steele was 3rd Master (45-49) in 21:19.3.
May 21, 2011: Leah Larocque placed first woman in this morning's La Grande Foulee 5K in Gatineau, Qc in a time of 18:13.4.
May 15, 2011: In this morning's La Printaniere de LaSalle 5K in Gatineau, QC Regine Ambroise was the first woman in 20:32.8.
May 8, 2011: In this morning's Mercedes-Benz 10K in Oakville, ON Melanie Patina placed 5th in 41:27.1.
May 7, 2011: In today's Where's Franktown 15K Heather Hillsburg was the first woman in 1:02:21.
In this morning's Cumberland Sprint Duathlon Annie-Claude Gaudet was the second woman in 52:47. Lisa Balerna was fifth in 57:16.
April 30, 2011: In today's Diefenbooker Classic in Carp, On Leah Larocque was the first woman (and 5th overall) in the 5K in 19:06.1. Anna Von Dadelszen was 2nd in 21:06.1.
April 19, 2011: In Monday's Boston Marathon Nathalie Gauthier ran 3:25:22, a PR.
April 17, 2011: In this mornings Montreal Half-Marathon Daniele Riendeau ran 1:23:22.0 to place 5th female, Regine Ambroise ran 1:32:32.4 to win her 45-49 age-group.
April 10, 2011: In today's Run for Reach Jackie Bonisteel was the first woman (and 9th overall!) in the 5K in 18:41.3.
March 11, 2011:
Ottawa triathlete aims for historic Ironman finish
March 4, 2011: Spohia Tsouros won the Mad Trapper Snowshoe Series. She won the National Championship race on Saturday.
February 12, 2011: Heather Hillsburg was interviewed on the Running Show on February 5th. Her interview starts at the 5:40 mark.
January 30, 2011: Leah Larocque was interviewed on the Running Show in Ottawa.
January 3, 2011: Leah Larocque has been named Ottawa's Road Racer of the Year for 2010 and Mathea Stevens has been named Modern Pentathlete of the Year.
November 30, 2010: (Ottawa Citizen) Health and Fitness: Defying the odds
November 21, 2010: Leah Larocque ran a PB 10:01.7 in the Ottawa LIons Distance Dance 3K at the Louis Riel Dome this morning.
November 12, 2010: Lisa Balerna was the top female in the 2010 Somersault Champions Challenge for the duathlon. She will receive her award at the Somersault Awards and Appreciation Reception on November 18th.
November 6, 2010: In this morning's Cookie Run Daun Lynch and Jackie Bonisteel ran 1-2 with Daun running 19:03 and Jackie 19:05.
October 25, 2010: In the Dublin Marathon Jane Rutherford ran 3:36:08.
October 24, 2010: In this morning's Rattle Me Bones 5K race in Ottawa Jackie Bonisteel was second woman in 19:07 and Lisa Balerna was third in 19:26.1. Jackie Sandoz was seventh in 20:50.
October 17, 2010: In this morning's Toronto Half-Marathon Stacey Lance ran 1:25:05 to place 6th woman and 3rd in her age-group. Judy Andrew-Piel was 7th in 1:26:10 and placed first Master (45-49).
October 10, 2010: In today's Cheslea Challenge jenny Sanchez ran 39:38.5 to place first woman in the 10K.
September 26, 2010: In this morning's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront 5K Nathalie Gauthier ran 20:19, placing 11th female and 3rd Masters(45-49).
September 19, 2010: In this morning's Army Run 5K Roya Macdonald was 5th woman (1st agegroup 30-39) in 18:11.2 (PB) , Jackie Bonisteel was 11th in 19:19.7, Jennifer Sanchez was 13th (1st Masters 50-59) in 19:24.6, Melanie Patina was 15th in 19:43.3 (PB) and Lisa Steele ran 21:23.0.
In the Half-Marathon Stacey Lance was 2nd woman in 1:24:25.5 (PB - debut Half), Jodi Wendland was 4th in 1:25:41 (PB), Nathalie Gauthier was 4th Masters(40-49) in 1:32:25.8 and Jane Rutherford finished in 1:38:34.9.
In the Thunder Bay Half-Marathon this morning, Heather Hillsburg was the first woman in 1:30:12.
September 4, 2010: In this morning's Canadian 8K in Ottawa, Lisa Steele was the first woman in a time of 36:01. (The course was reported to be almost 500M too long)
August 29, 2010: Jackie Bonisteel placed 4th female and 1st in her age-group in the Alki Beach 5K in Seattle this mornng in a time of 19:59.
August 26, 2010: In tonight's Glen Tay Block Race in Perth, Nathalie Gauthier ran 1:02:22 for the 14.7K distance placing 3rd female and 1st Masters (40-49).
August 25, 2010: In tonight's Twilight Meet Lisa Steele ran 5:49.3 for the 1500M, a PB.
August 23, 2010: In this morning's Cornwall Sprint Triathlon, Sheila Kealey was the 1st female in 1:13:53 and Melanie Patina was 3rd in 1:16:53 for the 750M swim, 20K cycle and 5K run.
August 22, 2010: In this morning's Cornwall Hospital Triathlon and Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna won the duathlon in 1:13:18 for the 2.5K run. 20K cycle and 5K run.
August 22, 2010: Sophia Tsouros placed 2nd female in the 5 Peaks race at Camp Forune (Gatineau Park), Her time was 1:15:03 for the 12km course.
August 17, 2010: Heather Hillsburg ran a PB - 38:36.8 - for 10K to place first female in the Xerox 10K in Ottawa tonight.
August 15, 2010: In this afternoon's Simply Fit 10K, Lisa Steele was 1st female in 43:36.6, a PB.
In this morning's Thousand Island Triathlon/Duathlon and Relay Sprint Triathlon, Melanie Patina finished second female and 1st in her age-group in a time of 1:14:35 for the 750M swim, 20K cycle and 5K run.
In Jacksonville, FL, Nathalie Gauthier ran the 'Tour de Pain' - 3 races in 24 hours - 4-miler on the beach on Friday evening; on Saturday there was a 5km road race in the morning and finally, a mile road race in late afternoon.
August 8, 2010: Regine Ambroise finished 10th female and 4th Masters (45-49) in the St Agathe Triathlon in a time of 2:03:02 for the sprint (1K swim, 30K cycle, 8K run).
July 31, 2010: In the National Capital Sprint Duathlon Lisa Balerna placed 1st female in 1:06:37 for the 2K run, 2-K cycle, 5K run.
July 19, 2010: Natahlie Gauthier competed in this weekend's Canadian Masters T&F Championships in Toronto. She finished 3rd in 45-49 age group 1500M in 5:42 and 1st in 45-49 age group 5000M in 20:47.
July 11, 2010: In this morning's Acura Toronto Ten Miler Stacey Lance ran 1:05:25 to place 7th female.
July 3, 2010: In this morning's Mike Collingwood Meech Lake Triathlon (Julie McVicar), Liz Miller and Heather Bijman placed first in a time of 1:38:03 (1.2K swom, 23.5K cycle and 5.4K run) in the women's team relay category.
July 1, 2010: In this morning's Canada Day Run 5K in Gatineau, Jennifer Sanchez was the first female (and first Masters 50-59!) in 19:14.9
June 20, 2010: Melanie Patina did the Smiths Falls Triathlon in 1:22:41 for the 500M swim, 25K cycle and 5K run, placing 3rd in her age-group.
June 19, 2010: OAC Results for Emilie's Run 5K
The OAC Team # - Leah Larocque, Stacey Lance, Heather Hillsburg, Jodi Wendland, and Roya MacDonald - finished first.
June 12, 2010: Meghan Lynch was the first female in this morning's Ottawa Riverkeeper 5K in 19:53.
May 30, 2010: In the Ottawa Race Weekend Half-Marathon, Jodi Wendland was 11th female in 1:27:17(*PB) , Elyse Pratt-Johnson was 12th in 1:28:02 (*PB), Judy Andrew-Piel was 13th (and 2nd Masters 45-49) in 1:28:27 and Jenniifer Sanchez was 14th (and 1st Masters 50-54) in 1:29:09.
May 29, 2010: In tonights Ottawa Race Weekend 5K, Leah Larocque was the 1st woman in 18:18.8, Stacey Lance was 3rd in 18:41.8, Karine Gauthier was 20th in 20:50.2 *PB) and Lisa Steele was 24th(and 2nd Masters 45-49) in 20:57.0 (*PB).
May 24, 2010: Heather Hillsburg placed 3rd woman in the Firefighter's Ten Mile Road race in Thunder Bay in a time of 1:05:06.45.
May 23, 2010: Daun Lynch placed 3rd female in the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon 10km in 41:15.5.
May 22, 2010: In this morning's Early Bird Sprint Triathlon in Ottawa, Sheila Kealey placed first woman in 1:07:37 for the 500M swim, 5K run and 20.5K cycle.
May 16, 2010: Jenny Hopkins ram 3:23 in the Mississauga Marathon this morning.
May 15, 2010: Rachel Schmidt was the first woman in the 5 Peaks Trail race in Kingston today running 52:46 the "around 11K" distance.
May 8, 2010: In this morning's Where's Franktown Races, Tracy Abarbanel was 1st woman in the 15K in 1:08:15.4 and Lisa Steele was 2nd in 1:09:06.6. In the 10K Judy Andrew-Piel was 1st in 39:19.8 and Lisa Balerna was 2nd in 39:22.2.
May 2, 2010: Meghan Lynch was the first woman in this morning's Place d'Orleans 5K in a PB time of 19:58.
May 1, 2010: Stacey Lance ran 19:19 to place first woman in the Diefenbooker 5K this morning. Mary Jane Roberts was 6th in 24:03.8 pushing a baby-stroller and taking a feeding break!
April 25, 2010: In this morning's Run for Reach 5K, the OACRT swept the top five positions - Liz Maguire (18:41.1), Heather Hillsburg (18:54.8), Jackie Bonisteel (19:36.5), Melanie Patina (20:07.2 *PB*) and Rachel Schmidt (20:12.2 *PB*). (All time are chip times)
April 19, 2010: Judy Andrew-Piel ran 3:08:25 in this morning's Boston Marathon placing 6th in her age-group. Sara Domina ran 3:12:28. Carolyn Turner ran 3:27:48.
April 18, 2010: Lisa Balerna ran 1:27:59 in this morning's Montreal Half-Marathon placing 2nd in her age-group. Kim Redden ran 1:33:08.0.
April 2, 2010: Jodi Wendland ran 1:04:00 in the Burlington Runners 37th Annual Good Friday 10 MIle race in Burlington, On this morning placing first female.
March 28, 2010: Liz Maguire ran 19:00.8 in this mornings Around the Bay 5K placing 16th female and 1st Masters (40-44).
March 20, 2010: Ken Parker, Daniele Riendeau Interview on Team 1200
March 13, 2010: In the St Patrick's Day 5K in Ottawa Heather Hillsburg was 2nd in 19:15.6. In the 10K Judy Andrew-PIel was 4th and 2nd Master in 40:29.1.
March 6, 2010: Jackie Bonisteel ran 19:54 for 5K in the Dome Super Saturday Meet #3 on March 6, 2010.
February 21, 2010: In today's Winterman Races in Ottawa, Jodi Wendland was first female (and 4th overall) in the 10K in 40:32.
Sheila Kealey won the Gatineau Loppet 49K Classic in 3:03:55.7 yesterday in Gatineau Park. Today she won the 27K skate in 1:28:41.5. Colleen Mortimer was 3rd in 1:34.36.
February 13, 2010: In this morning's Ottawa WinterNational Invitational, Rebecca Stallwood ran 10:55.36 and Daun Lynch 11:01.9 in the 3000M.
January 19, 2010: In Sunday's Richmond Road Races Judy Andrew-Piel ran 41:15 for the 10K placing first female and first Master (40-49).
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