American Discovery Trail Marathon
Course Records


Inaugural Race Year: 2001

Current Course Used in Years: 2008 - 2014, 2017-present

Current Course Info: Point-to-point course starting at Palmer Lake and ending at America the Beautiful Park. Runners first do a loop around Palmer Lake and then get on the New Sante Fe Trail heading south, and slightly downhill. The trail runs through the towns of Palmer Lake and Monument on a gradual downhill. Then it's through the Air Force Academy with some rolling hills. When getting into Colorado Springs, it's mostly a gradual downhill again to America the Beautiful Park near downtown Colorado Springs. The starting elevation is about 7,250 feet and the finish elevation is about 6,000 feet.

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Record    Lower  Upper                                         Year
Type       Age    Age Sex Name                    Age  Time    Set   City            State
Overall     0     98   M  Mario Macias             32  2:24:11 2014  Boulder           CO
Age-Group  40     98   M  Gerald Romero            41  2:49:56 2012  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  16     19   M  Jemil Kassahun           18  2:50:21 2017  Aurora            CO
Age-Group  20     24   M  Martin Mudry             24  2:32:53 2011  University Heights OH
Age-Group  25     29   M  Alex Nichols             25  2:30:32 2010  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  30     34   M  Mario Macias             32  2:24:11 2014  Boulder           CO
Age-Group  35     39   M  Kelly Mortenson          39  2:36:59 2010  Saint Paul        MN
Age-Group  40     44   M  Gerald Romero            41  2:49:56 2012  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  45     49   M  Hendrik Moorlag          46  2:54:34 2009  Westminster       CO
Age-Group  50     54   M  Richard Leiboult         53  2:57:13 2010  Ozark             MO
Age-Group  50     54   M  Talentino Angelosante    53  2:57:13 2012  Albuquerque       NM
Age-Group  55     59   M  Al De La Roche           55  3:15:02 2009  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  60     64   M  David Wilson             62  3:33:23 2012  Cedaredge         CO
Age-Group  65     69   M  Parks Williams           67  3:49:10 2009  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  70     74   M  Parks Williams           70  4:06:14 2012  Colorado Springs  CO
                   
Overall     0     98   F  Michele Suszek           30  2:51:10 2012  Littleton         CO
Age-Group  40     98   F  Lori Stich               42  3:06:20 2012  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  16     19   F  Ariane Wright            18  3:28:12 2013  Olathe            KS
Age-Group  20     24   F  Katie Sandfort           22  2:55:44 2017  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  25     29   F  Michele Suszek           28  2:57:04 2010  Longmont          CO
Age-Group  30     34   F  Michele Suszek           30  2:51:10 2012  Littleton         CO
Age-Group  35     39   F  Connilee Walter          35  3:11:38 2008  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  40     44   F  Lori Stich               42  3:06:20 2012  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  45     49   F  Karen Plucinski          49  3:24:16 2012  Carl Junction     MO
Age-Group  50     54   F  Cindy Lewandowski        51  3:29:41 2013  Sartell           MN
Age-Group  55     59   F  Susanna Kelland          56  4:08:50 2017  Manitou Springs   CO
Age-Group  60     64   F  Diane Ridgway            60  3:41:22 2009  Arvada            CO
Age-Group  65     69   F  Joyce McKelvey           65  4:28:23 2010  Black Forest      CO
Age-Group  70     74   F  No Previous Record

Previously Used Courses And Associated Course Records

Course Used in Years: 2004 - 2007, 2015-2016

Course Info: America the Beautiful Park, Colorado Springs. The start is along the road on the east side of the park. The course heads north on the road for a few hundred yards, then turns left onto a sidewalk in the park that goes past the playground and then across the footbridge. After crossing the footbridge, the course heads south on the Pikes Peak Greenway Trail. The first turn-around is south of Nevada Ave. After turning around, the course goes north past the Woodmen area to the 2nd turn-around. Then it's back south again to the park. When re-entering the park, a half-loop around the oval (counter-clockwise) is done with the finish being on the east side of the oval. The start/finish elevation is about 6,000 feet. The elevation at the first turn around is about 5,900 feet. The elevation at the second turn-around is about 6,500 feet.

 

Record    Lower  Upper                                         Year
Type       Age    Age Sex Name                    Age  Time    Set   City            State
Overall     0     98   M  Mario Macias             33  2:29:23 2015  Boulder           CO
Age-Group  40     98   M  Henk Moorlag             42  2:56:06 2005  Broomfield        CO
Age-Group  16     19   M  Awet Beraki              18  2:38:18 2016  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  20     24   M  Anton Krupicka           23  2:42:47 2006  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  25     29   M  Alexander Harris         25  2:52:33 2015  Estes Park        CO
Age-Group  30     34   M  Mario Macias             33  2:29:23 2015  Boulder           CO
Age-Group  35     39   M  Gerald Romero            36  2:48:52 2007  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  40     44   M  Henk Moorlag             42  2:56:06 2005  Broomfield        CO
Age-Group  45     49   M  Walter Sergent           47  2:58:06 2005  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  50     54   M  John Victoria            52  2:58:20 2006  Loveland          CO
Age-Group  55     59   M  George Dunn              56  3:16:58 2015  Austin            TX
Age-Group  60     64   M  Richard L Park           62  3:43:29 2015  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  65     69   M  John Courtney            67  3:49:00 2015  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  70     74   M  Glen Neumann             75  4:48:04 2006  Greeley           CO
                   
Overall     0     98   F  Jess Draskau Petersson   37  2:49:21 2015  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  40     98   F  Tania Pacev              47  3:16:45 2006  Littleton         CO
Age-Group  16     19   F  Jessica Hild             19  4:33:19 2016  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  20     24   F  Jenae Curley             24  3:27:52 2016  Fort Collins      CO
Age-Group  25     29   F  Kara Ford                26  3:08:08 2004  Brighton          CO
Age-Group  30     34   F  Hayley Benson            33  3:08:01 2015  Littleton         CO
Age-Group  35     39   F  Jess Draskau Petersson   37  2:49:21 2015  Colorado Springs  CO
Age-Group  40     44   F  Patricia Albert          40  3:42:05 2004  Phelps            NY
Age-Group  45     49   F  Tania Pacev              47  3:16:45 2006  Littleton         CO
Age-Group  50     54   F  Amy Yanni                50  3:34:54 2004  Rapid City        SD
Age-Group  55     59   F  Diane Ridgway            57  3:46:20 2006  Arvada            CO
Age-Group  60     64   F  Grace Wasielewski        62  4:27:59 2015  Prospect Heights  IL
Age-Group  65     69   F  Janice Knafelc           65  7:39:33 2005  Lafayette         CA
Age-Group  70     74   F  Joyce McKelvey           70  5:53:29 2015  Black Forest      CO