And the winner is…
Tuesday, May 24
Okay! The results are in for the winners of the 330 Challenge!!! We are so proud of everyone that competed! No matter what the results, competing fosters growth!
There were two catagories: Fastest and most improved. There is also a consideration of how much weight was used.
Mark Martinez had the fastest time in the men’s division. Mark used 115 Lbs and had a preliminary time of 9min 17 secs and a finals time of 8:43.
Britt Alexander won the most improved in the men’s division. Britt used 65 Lbs and had a preliminary time of 7min 22secs and a finishing time of 5min 34secs.
Mona Malec won 2 awards!!! She got the fastest time, using 65 lbs, of 5min 18secs. Her time in the prelims was 7min 33secs. That is a 2 minute and 15 second improvement!!! Holy smokes- that’s major!
Kim Martinez also won 2 awards! Kim won the 2nd fastest women’s time, using 65 lbs and coming in at 6:51! She also won 2nd most improved dropping 2 min 11 secs off her original time of 9min 02secs. Great work Kim! Your hard work is paying off!!!!
Camille Romero had the 3rd fastest time of the women, using 45lbs and finishing in 5 min 47secs, taking 29 seconds of of her original time! Go Camille- we really saw improvement in your form and in your speed!!!
Melinda Gonzales (our 3rd place for most improved) showed marked improvement in her time knocking a 1minute 30seconds off of her prelim time. Using a 35lb bar, Melinda finished the challenge with a speedy time of 4min 27secs! Great work Melinda!!!
I have to say from a coaches perspective, this challenge was a huge success. We learned a lot and it is amazing to see our athletes train for something, compete and improve! The comradery and support was palpable and I am so proud to be part of this gym and to know each and every one of you!!! Thank you! Thank you!!! And CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!
How many of you can we count on to participate in the next in school challenge?