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LAKE ATWOOD TEN MILE RACE HONORARY STARTERS

Two Kansas Governors, two internationally-known university track and field coaches, three former national-class university distance runners, five college or high school coaches, eight ardent Lake Atwood Ten Mile Race supporters, and nine Lake Atwood finishers have served as the honorary starters for the Lake Atwood Ten Mile Race.  Of these starters, six also ran in the race they started.

Year Starter City Who
1972 Bob Briggs Atwood Atwood High School AD and Football Coach
1973 Alex Francis Hays Ft. Hays State University Track Coach
1974 Gary Schultz Colby Colby Community College Tract Coach
1975 Allen Frame Kinsley 1954 NCAA Cross Country Champion
1976 Bill Easton Lawrence Kansas University Track Coach
1977 John Mason Phillipsburg Sub Four Minute Miler
1978 Lee Keirns Atwood Founder of Lake Atwood Ten Mile
1979 Terri Stark Colby Pioneer woman long distace runners
1980 John Hunsaker Boulder Six time winner of Lake Atwood Ten Mile
1981 Verle McClellan Atwood Principal of Atwood High School
1982 Waldo McBurney Quinter Set National Age Record on Lake Atwood Course
1983 Sallie Keirns Atwood Charter Member of Lake Atwood Ten Mile Staff
1984 Gerald Martin Salina Marymount College Track Coach
1985 Jim Hershberger Wichita World Class Master Long Distance Runner
1986 Lowell Paul Lawrence Member of World Record Two Mile Relay Team
1987 Dick Corder Atwood Atwood Water and Street Superintendent
1988 Mike Hayden Topeka Governor of Kansas
1989 Rod Beamgard Atwood Mayor of Atwood
1990 Bill Graves Topeka Governor of Kansas- Six Time Finisher of LATM
1991 Barbara Creighton Atwood Charter Member of Lake Atwood Ten Mile Staff
1992 Bob Creighton Atwood 20 year director of Lake Atwood Ten Mile
1993 Myron Leinwetter Rossville 20 year finisher of Lake Atwood Ten Mile
1994 Dan Lankas Atwood Atwood High School AD and Football Coach
1995 George Beims Atwood Long time Atwood Chief of Police
1996 Dale Burge McPherson Complete 25 consecutive Lake Atwood Ten Mile Races
1996 Kenneth Stephenson Ulysses Complete 25 consecutive Lake Atwood Ten Mile Races
1997 John Terry Atwood Atwood High School Track Coach
1998 Patti Hayden Alexandria,VA Charter Member of Lake Atwood Ten Mile Staff
1999 Betty Mickey Atwood Mayor of Atwood
2000 Bob McAnany Hays Finished LATM under 60:00 24 times
2001 Alyssa Holste Atwood 2001 Rawlins County Junior Miss
2002 Jon Sinclair Fort Collins Lake Atwood Ten Mile Record Holder 1991
2003 Joe Kanak III Atwood Long Time Director of Lake Atwood Ten Mile
2004 Rosalie Ross Atwood Charter Member of Lake Atwood Ten Mile Staff
2005 Irv Hayden Atwood Charter Member of Lake Atwood Ten Mile Staff
2005 Ruth Hayden Atwood Charter Member of Lake Atwood Ten Mile Staff
2006 Dave Brown Atwood Atwood Ambassador - Rod Run Chairman
2015 Marvin Metzger McCook, Ne - Retired Multiple 70+ Record Holder

 

Complete results for races from 1972 through 2016:

72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | 77 | 78 | 79 | 80 | 81 | 82 | 83 | 84 | 85 | 86 | 87| 88 | 89 | 90 | 91 | 92 | 93 | 94 | 95 | 96 | 97 | 98 | 99 | 00 | 01 | 02 | 03 | 04 | 05 | 06 | 07 | 08 | 09 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16

 

Honor Runners for Age Divisions 14-15 through 80-84:

14-15 | 16-17 | 18-19 | 20-24 | 25-29 | 30-34 | 35-39 | 40-44 | 45-49 | 50-84 | Women

 

Team Records: Men | Women | Teens | Family

 

Age Records: Men by Age | Women by Age

 

State and Nation Records: Men's Women's

 

Family Records:  Family Records

 

Other Lists:  Top Three Finishers | Hall of Fame | Honoree Starters | Directors