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Falmouth, MA, July 9, 2004
Clark Repeats, Holmgryn Wins
Forty-eight runners and a handful of walkers took part in this weekıs
Coffee O Five. Some of the regulars were sitting this one out to rest for
Sundayıs Paul White Road Race in North Falmouth.
Matt Clark of Hyannis made it two in a row as he outdistanced the field
by over three minutes, despite getting lost and losing a minute or two along
the way. Don Frederickson edged Steve Faluotico by just seven seconds to
nab second. Late starting and fast finishing, Tor Clark, bumped Steve Roe
out of fourth with his 33:35 effort.
Lynn Holmgren trotted home in just over 35 minutes to win the womenıs
race. In a battle of fast fifty-year-olds, Kris Tholke edged Liz Waldman by
just three seconds to take second place. In a battle of Sharons, it was
Sharon Grace edging Sharon Napier by half a minute to place fourth.
The Coffee O Five is a weekly five-mile run and 2.4 mile walk that is
held every Friday night at 5:30 from Town Hall Square in Falmouth. There
are no entry fees for these self-timed events and all runners and walkers
are welcome to participate. Cold, refreshing water is generously provided
by Coffee Obsession of Queens Byway and soon to be Woods Hole.