The polls have closed and the votes have been tallied. Congratulations to all the runners mentioned in the polls for 2012, regardless of how the votes came out you all had a successful year of ultra running and we salute you! Here’s a list of this year’s vote winners.
Award Categories and PrizesArizona Ultra Runner of the Year (AZUROY) First Place
Male – Mark Hellenthal
Female – Katherine Metzger
Mark and Katherine are winners of free entry into the Mogollon Monster 100. We’ll see you at the Monster!
Arizona Ultra Runner of the Year (AZUROY) Runners Up
Male – Jamil Coury
Female – Paulette Zillmer
Both Jamil and Paulette win free entry into any 2013 DRT Series race hosted by Aravaipa Running.
Grittiest Run Award
First Place – Mark Hellenthal
Mark has won a $50 gift certificate from iRun in Phoenix.
Most Outstanding Performance Award
First Place – Jamil Coury
Jamil has won a $50 gift certificate from Sedona Running Company in Sedona.
Once again, congratulations to not only the leading vote winners but to all Arizona ultra runners. It’s each and every one of you that helps make our Arizona ultra running community great!