The race director for the Daisy 5k, Muna Mitchell, discusses the race which has a record number of participants right after the start. Muna predicted that the men wouldn’t catch the front running women but this year the nail biting finish saw Joe Thorne beat Kelly Hendel.
Carmen Troncoso talks about her Daisy 5k race on March 15th, 2008 where she finished second overall woman, 1st Masters women. This race was a prep for the Carlsbad 5000 she’s planning on competing in two weeks.
Shannon Presley was the 3rd overall female finisher, Shannon is preparing for Freihofer’s and this race was a way for her to gauge her fitness. Shannon has been training with Carmen Troncoso.
Eric has been racing well recently and enjoyed the course, finishing 3rd overall. Eric is hoping to race a few more 5ks in the area and has been training with Ricardo Troncoso.
Ricardo Troncoso talks about who he’s been coaching lately, including his wife Carmen Troncoso. Ricardo also shares his last Daisy 5k experience, where he managed to finish half of the race.
Scott Burke discusses how the Distance Challenge went for him as well as his focus on getting back into shape with the Sprint Series.
Panther discusses his goals for the Daisy 5k and the challenges of moving from Marathon training to the 5k and 10k season.
AJ Zelinski from Advanced Rehabilitation was the Rogue Equipment store performing an injury clinic at the Daisy 5k. AJ and his team plan to be at the Rogue Equipment store every Saturday.