Zach Baker cruises to 18th place finish @ Bix
Jul 26, 2014 - Bix 7 (Davenport, IA) - Zach Baker was 18th in 35:36, Charlie Paul 36:25, Nate Hopp 37:32, Chris Robertson 38:25, Phil Young 38:19 and Tommy Ries (on the comeback trail) 40:34. The lone Runablaze Iowa female Emily Eimers was 24th in 44:32.
Runablaze runners help set 100x5k world record
Jul 18, 2014 - 100x5k Relay (Johnston, IA) - The 100x5k Iowa relay bested the Guinness Book of World Records by 2 hours. Runablaze runners Mason Frank ran 15:14 (3rd best time), Phil Young 15:48 (11th), Nate Hopp 15:52 (14th), Daniel Sevcik 16:06, and Chris Robertson 16:55.
Martin Popp wins Four Seasons 5k
Jul 18, 2014 - Four Seasons 5k (Polk City, IA) - Martin Popp won the Polk City Four Seasons 5k in 16:31.
Mason Frank leads Runablaze team to Midnight Madness crown
Jul 12, 2014 - Midnight Madness (Ames, IA) - Mason Frank was 6th at the 43rd Midnight Madness 10k in 31:54 setting a PR, followed by Nate Hopp 9th in 33:06 and Daniel Sevcik 11th in 34:10. Kristy Harkin won her 8th title in the 5k running 18:19.
Mason Frank finishes 2nd in Nisswa Firecracker 5k
Jul 5, 2014 - Nisswa Firecracker 5k (Nisswa, MN) - Mason Frank ran the Nisswa Firecracker 5k coming in 2nd with a fast 15:12.
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Runablaze Iowa is based out of Des Moines with club members statewide. Our mission is to develop and support post-collegiate, Iowa-based distance runners. We aspire to be competitive at individual and team events at the local, regional, and national level in the sports of road racing, track & field, and cross country. We are a USA Track & Field Elite Development Club and our goal is to provide our athletes as much as they require in terms of coaching, training gear, and travel expenses to national championship races. Runablaze Iowa was formed in 2006 and is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.