On June 16, over 240 runners played on the Spillway Bike Trail in Norco, Louisiana for the three mile St Charles Trail Run. Last year a September event. Now tucked into mid-June.
This scamper is also the Louisiana Cross Country Championship!
Nick Accardo may be a year older but he isn’t any slower. Nick defended his 2011 win with a 5:44 average pace and shaved off over a minute from last year.
Brendan Minihan Jr. was flying through the finish a dozen strides back in second.
Top 5 male
- Nick Accardo – 17:14
- Brendan Minihan Jr – 17:25
- Brock Moreaux – 17:56
- Ian Carr – 17:57
- Chase Mullen – 20:14
The women’s race saw 42 year old, Stacey Roberts, average a 7:29 pace to cross the line first in 22:28.
Marcelle Rousseau earned runner-up honors.
Top 5 female
- Stacey Roberts – 22:28
- Marcelle Rousseau – 23:54
- Amanda Reaves – 24:28
- Lisa Wilkerson – 24:54
- Cathleen Kelly – 25:57
- I couldn’t find any race reports, feel free to share if you have one.
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Special thanks to Jerry Neil, Jr., Ken Killian, and Chuck at NOLA for the photos above.
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