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Day 3 of the 2004 US Outdoor Nationals
May 28, 2004 in Colorado Springs
On day 3 of the 2004 U.S. Outdoor Speed Skating Nationals
in Colorado Springs Brittany Bowe of Summerfield, Florida
swept up the junior gold medals.
USA Roller Sports press release dated May 28, 2004
2004 Outdoor National Banked Track Championships
Day 3 Report and Results
Brittany Bowe (Summerfield, Fla.) has swept
the gold medals in the Junior World Class Ladies division at the 2004
Outdoor National Inline Speed Skating Championships in Colorado Springs,
Colo. Bowe, who has already secured a spot on World Team USA, has
captured the gold medal in the 1000m, 10,000m points elimination,
500m sprint and set a national record in the 300m time trial with
a time of 28.74.
Darren Kauffman (Waynesboro, Penn.) of the Junior World Class
division took the gold medal in the 500m sprint with a time
of 46.512. Kauffman has garnered a total of three gold medals
and one silver medal at the Outdoor National Championships.
Pan American and World Class Ladies’
Julie Glass (Olympia, Wash.)
captured the gold in the 500m sprint with a time of 49.656.
Joshua Wood (Sacramento, Calif.) took the gold medal in the
500m with a time of 47.425 in the World Class Men’s division.
Freshman and Masters’ divisions rolled out their first day of
competition at the Outdoor National Championships. Laura Del
Rio (Miami, Fla.) has dominated in the Freshman Girl’s division,
taking the gold in the 300m, 2000m and 500m. Del Rio skated a
300m time trial of 29.746.
The battle for the gold between Freshman Boy’s Dallas Hebert
(Biloxi, Miss.) and Colin Thomas (Cypress, TX) rolled out to be
close in every race. Thomas skated a winning 300m time trial
of 30.132, barely beating out Hebert, who skated a time of 30.156.
Hebert came back to take the gold in the 2000m points race and
500m sprint. Thomas was close behind, garnering the silver in both races.
Jim Larson (Springfield, Ill.) skated a national
record winning 300m time trial of 38.342. Norman Kirby
(Colorado Springs, Colo.) of the Master Men’s division dominated
in the 5000m points race with a national record time of 9:23.621.
The banked track championships will continue through Saturday,
May 29, at the Seven-Eleven Velodrome, five blocks south of the
Olympic Training Center in Memorial Park. Rain date for track
events is scheduled for Sunday, May 30. The road competition
will be held Monday, May 31 through Tuesday, June 1 at Pikes
Peak International Raceway, located at 16650 Midway Ranch Road
in Fountain, Colo. Rain date for road events is scheduled for
Wednesday, June 2.
The National Championships will display the fastest inline
speed skaters in the nation as they compete for one of 16 spots
on the 2004 Federation Internationale de Roller Sports (FIRS)
USA Senior World Team and eight spots on the USA Junior World
Team. Team USA will compete at the FIRS Junior and Senior World
Inline Road and Track Speed Skating Championships from August 28
through September 11, 2004, in L’Aquila, Sulmona and Pescara Italy.
Results for the 2004 USARS Outdoor National Championships
Seven-Eleven Velodrome, Colorado Springs, Colorado
DAY 3 RESULTS - MAY 28, 2004 (Friday)
Freshman Girls 300 Meter Time Trial
1. Laura Del Rio 29.746
2. Misha Averill 31.366
3. Briana Kramer 31.410
4. Kendra Rogers 31.574
Freshman Boys 300 Meter Time Trial
1. Colin Thomas 30.132
2. Dallas Hebert 30.156
3. Kevin Quandt 30.258
4. Keith Carroll 30.393
Master Ladies 300 Meter Time Trial
1. Shannon Valerio 32.063
2. Patricia Leazier 32.728
3. Jane Carey 36.086
4. Martha Krauser 37.028
Master Men 300 Meter Time Trial
Jim Larson 38.342 - National Record
2. Jim Bourgeois 28.990
3. Michael Stieb 29.143
4. Desmond Kameka 29.669
Freshman Girls 2000 Meter Points
1. Laura Del Rio 17 pts.
2. Brianna Kramer 13 pts.
3. Tess Taylor 3 pts.
4. Kendra Rogers 2 pts.
5. Nastassia Hamor 1 pt.
Freshman Boys 2000 Meter Points
1. Dallas Hebert 13 pts.
2. Colin Thomas 11 pts.
3. Eric Emanuel 4 pts.
4. Michael Garcia 3 pts.
5. Keith Carroll 2 pts.
6. Bryan Kubota 2 pts.
7. Jake Powers 1 pt.
Master Ladies 5000 Meter Points
1. Shannon Valerio 33 pts.
2. Patricia Leazier 28 pts.
3. Jane Carey 17 pts.
Masters Men 5000 Meter Points
1. Norman Kirby 33 pts. - 9:23.621 - National Record
Jim Larson 26 pts.
3. Michael Stieb 18 pts.
4. Desmond Kameka 1 pt.
Freshman Girls 500 Meter
1. Laura Del Rio 54.615
2. Brianna Kramer
3. Misha Averill
4. Kendra Rogers
Freshman Boys 500 Meter
1. Dallas Hebert 51.249
2. Colin Thomas
3. Keith Carroll
4. Bryan Kubota
Junior World Class Ladies 500 Meter
Brittany Bowe 48.962
2. Heather Richardson
3. Amber Yarborough
4. Kelly Gunther
Junior World Class Men 500 Meter
1. Darren Kauffman 46.512
2. Sebastian Cano
4. Scott Tandoi
World Class Ladies 500 Meter
Julie Glass - 49.656
World Class Men 500 Meter
Josh Wood 47.425
4. Michael Cheek
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