GBTC’s Ruben Sanca ran with the leaders the entire way but at times yielding the lead to various BAA runners until seizing it for good in the last kilometer to win by seconds over BAA’s Brian Harvey in 24:06 for the 8 km. BAA won the team competition, with Western Mass Distance Project in second place and GBTC in third.
GBTC women placed third team, but second among NE teams. Central Park TC from NYC won, with NB Boston Second. GBTC’s Kyle Feldman took third in a draining sprint one second ahead of CPTC’s Catherine Beck.
GBTC masters men placed 4th (GSH 35, Dirigo, 60, CMS 69, GBTC 102). In other age divisions: 50+ men, 3rd place (GLRR, 24, HFC, 38, GBTC 74); 60+ men, 1st place.