Saturday, October 03, 2009

Northcoast 24 hour is underway

The Northcoast 24 Hour Endurance Run, held at Cleveland's Edgewater State Park on October 3-4, 2009, started this morning amidst overcast skies and cool 55F temperatures. So far, the rain has held off.

I took a set of photos during the 10 a.m. hour this morning. Click here to view the entire photo album.

Near real-time results are available at the webcast:

Mark Godale, U.S. record holder in the road 24-hour (162 miles)

Scott Jurek and Akos Konya

Air Force Chief Master Sergeant Jeff Burke, represents the the five military branches

Ohio's Vol-Staters Rita Barnes and Dan Fox, with Jerry Brandt trailing

Wisconsin's Mike Henze (147 miles at FANS in June)

81-year-old Leo Lightner from nearby Rocky River, Ohio

I'm heading back out tonight to check out the overnight action.