Vita Races

This is where the magic happens

All the training and preparation comes down to race day

I LOVE IT

5K – 3 Miles

June 20, 2013: XTreme Scramble: 21:11 – 1st woman overall

August 22, 2013: Xtreme Scramble: 23:05 – Went the wrong way for .6 miles but managed third in age group 30-39

December 8, 2013: Santa’s Run (3.5 miles): 22:30 – 6th woman overall and 3rd in 30-39 age group

April 27, 2014: March of Dimes: 19:53 – 2nd woman overall

June 19, 2014: Riverfront Scramble: 20:14 – 1st woman overall

August 7, 2014: Corporate 5K: 19:06 – 2nd woman

October 16, 2015: Runner’s World Trail Race/3.8 miles: 33:30 – 3rd woman

October 17, 2015: Runner’s World: 20:12 – 1st in age group and won master’s division

5 Miles

September 14, 2013: Somers Great Escape: 33:03 – 1st in age group – $20 prize

10K – 6 Miles

June 2, 2013: IronHorse 10K: 43:10 – 2nd woman overall

October 17, 2015: Runner’s World: 46:50 – 3rd in division 40-44

15K – 9 Miles

November 9, 2014: Gazette Stockade-A-Thon: 1:03:00

Half-Marathon – 13.1 Miles

February 23, 2013: Colchester Half Marathon: 1:38:02

September 2, 2013: New Haven 20K: 1:32:33

October 12, 2013: ING Hartford Half: 1:29:32 – 4th in age group out of 582

March 16, 2014: NYC Half: 1:29:00 – 15th in age group 35-29 out of 1,790

October 11, 2014: ING Hartford: 1:28:20 – 3rd in age group 35-39

October 4, 2015: Maine Marathon 1:32:24 – 1st in age group 40-44 and 3rd in Masters

October 18, 2015: Runner’s World Half 1:39:00 – 6th in age group/2nd in “grand slam” of 4 races in 3 days

February 27, 2016: Colchester Half Marathon: 1:35:00 – PR for this very hilly course

October 2, 2016: Leaf Peeper Half Marathon, Waterbury Vermont: 1:39:00 and 3rd in age group (VERY hilly!)

November 13, 2016: Rock and Roll Las Vegas Half Marathon: 1:39:00 and pre-party with Snoop Dogg

November 12, 2017: Rock and Roll Las Vegas Half Marathon: 1:38:10/8th in age group

February 2018: Colchester “Tough As Nails” Half Marathon, Colchester CT: 1:44:46/8th in age group

Marathon – 26.2 Miles

October 2005: ING Hartford: 3:57:00

October 2006: ING Hartford: 3:30:23: Boston Qualifier by 10 minutes

April 2007: Boston Marathon: 3:47:00

June 2007: Vermont City Marathon: 3:40:00

October 2007: ING Hartford: 3:30:33

April 2015: New Jersey Marathon: 3:28:22 – 1st in age group 40-44, 3rd in Masters Division

November 1, 2015: New York City Marathon: 3:31:00

Duathlon – Run/Bike/Run

May 19, 2013: Ten Penny Ale Glastonbury: 1:38:40 – 1st in age group, 7th woman overall, qualified for nationals

October 26, 2013: Duathlon National Championships, Tucson AZ: 1:53:12 – 6th in age group 35-39, qualified for worlds

May 18, 2014: Ten Penny Ale Glastonbury: 1:34:22 – 1st female overall, won a sword

June 1, 2014: World Championship, Pontevedre Spain: 2:30:32 – 9th in age group, 3rd American woman

Triathlon – Swim/Bike/Run

July 14, 2013: Ellington Sprint Tri: 1:06:27 – 1st female overall

July 8, 2015: Pat Griskus Sprint Triathlon: 1:16:16 (swim 17:35/bike 34:38/run 21:35) 12th woman overall

August 30, 2015: Women’s Sprint Triathlon: 1:19:37 – 1st in age group, 7th overall and nationals qualifier

May 15, 2016: Columbia Triathlon Olympic distance: 3:00:25 – 3rd in age group (nationals qualifier)

June 18, 2016: Pat Griskus Olympic distance: 2:47:18 – 3rd in age group (nationals qualifier)

July 6, 2016: Pat Griskus Sprint distance: 1:13:36 – 1st in age group and 4th overall (nationals qualifier)

July 24, 2016: Ellington Sprint distance: 1:06:12 – 1st female overall, 8th overall total, 1st age group

August 13, 2016: USAT Age Group National Championships (olympic distance): 2:43:35 – 39th in age group

September 18, 2016: HMF Women’s Triathlon: 1:16:13 – 1st in age group, 4th overall (nationals qualifier)

June 2017: Rev3 Olympic Distance Triathlon: 2:53:42 – 8th out of 48 in 40-44 age group