Ritchie, Ashe, Lead B.A.A. Men to Silver at 2012 USATF 5k Championship
and Eric Ashe
both recorded top 20 finishes and led the men’s team to a runner-up finish at the 2012 CVS Caremark Downtown 5k on Sunday, September 16, 2012 in Providence, RI. The race again played host to the USATF National 5k Championships, attracting top road racing talent from around the country. Also posting strong results and contributing to the team effort were Samuel Alexander
in 26th place, Peter Gilmore
in 29th place and Chris Magill
in 51st place.
The B.A.A. was also ably represented in the age group competition with Bill Riley
(21:03) and Harry Carter
(23:22) taking second and third in the 70+ competition.
Male USATF Team Results
1. NYAC = 1:14:02
2. BAA = 1:14:51
Timothy Ritchie 14:35, Eric Ashe 14:43, Samuel Alexander 14:54, Peter Gilmore 15:00, Chris Magill 15:39;
3. Syracuse Chargers = 1:17:45
for complete results.