Tag: Peter Maksimow

Colorado Racing Results – July 4 and 5, 2015

Colorado Racing Results – July 4 and 5, 2015

July 4, 2015 |

World Mountain Running Association’s Long Distance Championships. Superior Downhill Mile.  Four on the Fourth 4k. Peachtree 10k. Mount Marathon.  Top-level results of Colorado runners competing around the world are included below.

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Colorado Racing Results – June 13 and 14, 2015

Colorado Racing Results – June 13 and 14, 2015

June 14, 2015 |

Garden of the Gods 10-miler.  Mt. Evans Ascent.  NCAA Track & Field Championships.  adidas Grand Prix. Oslo Diamond League.  Dipsea Race.  Colorado results from around the globe are all highlighted below.

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Colorado Racing Results – June 6 and 7, 2015

Colorado Racing Results – June 6 and 7, 2015

June 7, 2015 |

It’s summer, and that means every weekend is completely full of races.  We’ve got all the highlights, from Vail’s GoPro Mountain Games to Rome’s Diamond League Track Meet, and everything in between.

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Benson Crushes Course Record at Greenland 50K

Benson Crushes Course Record at Greenland 50K

May 4, 2015 |

Pristine racing conditions set the stage for the 11th Annual Greenland Trail Races.  The event featured a 50K, 25K and 8 Mile, all of which circumvented the trails within the Greenland Open Space just south of Larkspur, CO.  Over 800 participants – newbies and veterans alike – took to the dirt-packed trails under scattered clouds […]

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Colorado Racing Results – April 25 and 26, 2015

Colorado Racing Results – April 25 and 26, 2015

April 26, 2015 |

Country Music Marathon.  Fort Collins Trail Half.  Track at CSU and Mines.  Zane Gray 50. Big Sur Marathon.  Cherry Creek Sneak.  Giant weekend of Colorado race results highlighted below.

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McCandless 2nd in Cowtown, and Other Colorado Race Results for February 28 and March 1, 2015

McCandless 2nd in Cowtown, and Other Colorado Race Results for February 28 and March 1, 2015

March 1, 2015 |

Cowtown Half Marathon.  Caumsett 50k.  Phoenix Marathon.  Polar Plunge 5k.  Winter Series IV.  CU indoor track.  Highlights from these races and a handful of news links are included below.

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Sewald and Macias Star in Half Marathons, and Other Colorado Racing Results for January 24 and 25, 2015

Sewald and Macias Star in Half Marathons, and Other Colorado Racing Results for January 24 and 25, 2015

January 25, 2015 |

It was another light weekend of racing, but we’ve mined the internet for Colorado racing results from Rock ‘n’ Roll New Orleans, the Miami Half Marathon, and from the indoor track.

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Course Records Smashed at 8th Annual Greenland Trail Races

Course Records Smashed at 8th Annual Greenland Trail Races

May 7, 2012 |

There was an intense air of anticipation leading up to Saturday’s 8th Annual Greenland Trail Races.  The combination of top Colorado runners coupled with a weather and heat advisory lead to a palpable feeling of unknowing and excitement that some may say made Saturday’s races even better. Out of all three distances: the 8 Mile, the 25K and the […]

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Elites Start Line Announced for Pueblo’s 10 Mile USATF Colorado Championship

Elites Start Line Announced for Pueblo’s 10 Mile USATF Colorado Championship

March 3, 2012 |

The first race of the 2012 USATF Grand Prix Series commences this Sunday with the 10 Mile USATF Colorado Championship at the 34th Annual Chieftain Spring Runoff in Pueblo, CO.  The elites start line has been announced and promises to be the strongest field of Colorado’s athletes in decades. Open Men Kenny Foster (Colo. Springs) – […]

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Record Numbers Finish Rescue Run 5k and 10k, Benefit EPCSAR

Record Numbers Finish Rescue Run 5k and 10k, Benefit EPCSAR

January 2, 2012 |

Mild winter weather – sunny with a brisk wind chill – brought out a record number of finishers to the El Paso County Search and Rescue’s 34th Annual Rescue Run yesterday. Winners of the out and back, up and down 5k race were 27 year old Daniel Castaneda (17:15) and masters runner Rochelle Persson (20:19). […]

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Race Review: PPRR Fall Series III

Race Review: PPRR Fall Series III

October 31, 2011 |

Alex Nichols was the men’s winner of yesterday’s Fall Series III edging out his friend and team-mate Peter Maksimow for the second race in a row. Nichols finished the race in 34:18; Maksimow crossed the line in 34:58. Justin Ricks was third in 35:46. In the women’s race, Clare Bar, an Air Force Academy grad […]

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Transrockies Run – Final Stage Report

Transrockies Run – Final Stage Report

[ 0 ] August 27, 2011 |

The Final Day: There are Beavers in the Creek here! Peter Maksimow Alex and I (Peter) were expecting (read: hoping) to take today’s final stage out fast and compete for a stage victory with the non-cooperation of Alex’s body yesterday. Since we felt pretty rested from day 5 and everyone else had pushed their bodies […]

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Transrockies Run – Stage 5 Report

Transrockies Run – Stage 5 Report

[ 0 ] August 26, 2011 |

Stage 5 of the Transrockies Run was a 23.6 mile run from Red Cliff to Vail over two mountain pass with a total elevation gain of 4,200′. Day 5 Vail, where beer flows like wine: Alex Nichols I (Alex) felt bad today, really bad. After two miles I told Peter that I needed to slow […]

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Transrockies Run – Stage 4 Recap

Transrockies Run – Stage 4 Recap

[ 0 ] August 25, 2011 |

Stage 4 of the Transrockies Run was a 14.1 mile jaunt from Camp Hale to Red Cliff. Day 4 A Little Hope (pass): Alex Nichols The course profile for the day was pretty straight forward: straight up, straight down. After yesterday’s sustained effort to make the podium I (Alex) wasn’t sure what would be in […]

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Transrockies Run – Stage 3 Report

Transrockies Run – Stage 3 Report

[ 0 ] August 24, 2011 |

Stage three of the Transrockies Run was the logest of the six stages, stretching 24 miles from Leadville to Camp Hale. Day 3 – Exit Leadville: Alex Nichols I’ve (Alex) had some experience pacing the Leadville 100. From those experiences I’ve learned that things can change quickly in long races. Even though Trans Rockies is […]

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Transrockies Run: Day 2 Recap

Transrockies Run: Day 2 Recap

[ 0 ] August 23, 2011 |

Day Two of the Transrockies Run was basically a half marathon from Vicksburg to Twin Lakes, over the infamous Hope Pass. After this stage, team Colorado Runner/Inov-8 sits in fifth place in the open male category, 21 minutes behind the leaders. Day 2 Hope Pass: Alex Nichols For me (Alex), today’s stage was like meeting […]

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Transrockies Run Day 1 Recap

Transrockies Run Day 1 Recap

[ 0 ] August 22, 2011 |

The Transrockies Run is a six day stage race from Buena Vista to Beaver Creek. Teams of two travel a total of 120 miles through the rugged Colorado Rockies. This year, Colorado Runner has a team entered who will be providing recaps of their experiences along the way. The team consists of two accomplished runners […]

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Scott, Cueller Victorious At Vail Hill Climb

Scott, Cueller Victorious At Vail Hill Climb

[ 0 ] July 13, 2011 |

Former USA Mountain Running Team member Rachel Cueller of Albuquerque blasted up Vail Mountain on July 3rd to win the LaSportiva Vail Hill Climb. Cueller’s time of 59:48 was nearly 90 seconds faster than here nearest competitor, fellow mountain running team member Megan Kimmel of Silverton. Jared Scott of Arizona beat Peter maksimow of Manitou […]

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Gates and Dobson Win Mt. Washington

Gates and Dobson Win Mt. Washington

[ 0 ] June 19, 2011 |

Colorado showed up and represented well at the 51st “Run to the Clouds”, otherwise known as the Mt Washington Road Race in Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire, taking a 1-2 win in both the men’s and women’s fields. Rickey Gates (1:01:32) and Tommy Manning (1:01:42) led the men’s race in first and second respectively. Mesa’s Glenn […]

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Maksimow Continues Winning Streak at Run to the Shrine 10k

Maksimow Continues Winning Streak at Run to the Shrine 10k

[ 0 ] May 22, 2011 |

Pete Maksimow continued his current winning streak this weekend, placing first  in the mostly-uphill Run to the Shrine 10k in 39:16. Maksimow recently won the Cheyenne Mountain Trail Race 25k and Greenland Trail 50k. Daryn Parker, pictured with Maksimow in this article’s featured image, finished second in 41:39.  Gerald Romero, last year’s overall winner, finished […]

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Course Records Set at Greenland Trail Race

Course Records Set at Greenland Trail Race

[ 0 ] May 8, 2011 |

Two course records were set at the 2011 edition of the Greenland Trail Race – one in the women’s 50k; the other in the women’s 25k. The race was run under beautiful sunny skies on clear trails. Temperatures were 51 and rising at the race’s start. Colorado Springs’ Peter Maksimow took first place for the […]

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Race Recap: Cheyenne Mountain Trail Race

Race Recap: Cheyenne Mountain Trail Race

[ 0 ] April 26, 2011 |

The Cheyenne Mountain Trail Race 25k and 50k brought out varied competition in Saturday’s events. In the men’s 25k, Peter Maksimow and Tommy Manning tied for first place in 1:57:33 with Sean O’Day less than 2 minutes behind. The women’s race was easily won by Amanda Ewing in 2:17:04. Melissa Eichers-Bay and Sharon Good took […]

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Striking Contrasts Define PPRR Winter Series III

Striking Contrasts Define PPRR Winter Series III

February 14, 2011 |

From former Olympians to everyday athletes; from sunny skies to wind, slush and hard-packed snow — several striking contrasts defined the third race in the Pikes Peak Road Runner Winter Series on Saturday. In the 5 mile race, Justin Chaston, former steeplechase Olympian, cruised into first place for the men. Ironman Michael Weiss and Mark […]

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