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Fast Freddie Kirk Invitational Clydesdale Beer Mile Competition

Undisclosed Outdoor Track in Northern Rhode Island, RI, July 27, 2008


Fast Freddie Kirk Invitational

A gathering similar to the Alan Alda & Ellen Burstyn movie "Same Time Next Year"..mates who all met 12+ years ago at the inaugeral Big Man Run in Somerville, MA or very soon thereafter now get together once..twice and sometimes thrice a year to share in good spirited competition, camaraderie & of course lots of beer drinking

This years
"Fast Freddie Kirk Invitational Clydesdale Beer Mile Competition" is dedicated to Freddie's ole Man John Kirk who recently passed away - God Bless!!

Many thanks to our beer handlers
John Kirk, Jr., Kate Walsh & Carol Allain as well as lone spectators Buddy the Beagle and Spot 

"Fast Freddie Kirk Invitational Clydesdale Beer Mile Competition" was the 2nd leg of the New England Clydesdale Trifecta Championship..the third and final leg of the competition will be on September 6th in Somerville, MA at the soon to be sold out "Big Man Run XIII"...yes Tom Derderian, Don Drewniak, Stevie Viatones & Peter Wallan our 13th year


1 Mile Beer Mile Results:


Matt Corcoran       Weymouth, MA                7:21
Freddie Kirk          Woburn, MA                    8:12
Kevin Garlick         Glastonbury, CT               8:45
Peter Gill               Tiverton, RI                    9:02
Ron Cavage            Phoenix, AZ                     9:07
Martha Huston       Gloucester, RI                 10:47
Tim  Walsh            Marblehead, MA              11:19
Jeff Durso-Finley  Lawrenceville, N.J.          11:33
Patty  French         Somerville, MA                11:56
Dave  Wells           Poughkeepsie, NY             13:13
John Paul               Providence, RI                 13:29
Greg Ernst             Weymouth, MA                15:17
Paul Collyer           Worcester, MA               16:00
Brian Smith            Medford, MA                  23:35