Enter the Dragon: Boston Results

It was a long time coming for Ryan “The Dragon” Noel-Hodge, but he broke through with a 13sec 5k PB this weekend in Boston. He ran a smooth controlled race, which you can view here:

Watch more video of 2012 BU Valentine Invitational on flotrack.org

After the race, The Dragon gave a rare interview:

There were many great performances by Quebecers in Boston, perhaps none as impressive as Jean-Samuel Lapointe’s provincial record in the 1000m. For the moment, Flotrack does not seem to have the race on video, but we will keep looking. We did catch up with J.S. after the race to get his account:

And here is a list of Quebec results from the meet, including former McGill runner, and the Pete Best of Montreal Endurance, Dan Kramer. Full coverage from FLotrack here.

M 800
28 Kramer, Dan New Balance 1:53.32
32 Raiche, Marc-André Sherbrooke 1:53.65
38 Bilodeau, Mathieu Sherbrooke 1:54.43
82 Landry-Coté, Mathieu Sherbrooke 1:57.24
100 Roy, Marc-André Unat-Sherbro 1:58.11
127 Gravel, Philippe Unat-Sherbro 1:59.39
154 Desautels, Maxime Club D’Athle 2:01.57
168 Thériault, Augustin Club D’Athlé 2:02.57
193 Fradet, Laurent Sherbrooke 2:06.35

W 800
5 LeBlanc, Annie Lanaudière O 2:06.77
98 St-Cyr, Marie-Freder Sherbrooke 2:26.05

M 1000
1 Lapointe, Jean-Samuel Rouge et Or 2:23.06
3 parent-pichette, vincent cadl 2:24.82
5 Raymond, Mathieu Rouge et Or 2:25.42
7 Laporte, Charles-Olivier Rouge et Or 2:26.82
26 Veilette, Felix Rouge et Or 2:31.57
33 Plante-Dubé, Sacha Rouge et Or 2:32.07
47 Larochelle, Philippe Rouge et Or 2:34.04
71 Barriere, Julien Sherbrooke 2:42.84

W 1000
3 Cote, Laurence Rouge et Or 2:49.09
20 Desmarais-Gagnon, Alexan Sherbrooke 2:57.41
35 Picard-Arsenault, Josée Rouge et Or 3:01.60
38 Jeannotte Maran, Gabriel Sherbrooke 3:02.41
— Gendron, Caroline Sherbrooke DNF

M 1mile
20 P.Thiboutot, Charles Rouge et Or 4:05.83
55 raymond, benjamin cadl 4:15.33
195 Ménard, Guillaume Sherbrooke 4:34.95
217 Bastenier-Boutin, Louis Club D’Athle 4:42.00

W 1mile
38 Lebel, Gabrielle Sherbrooke 5:02.65
86 Plante-Dube, Marguerite Club D’Athle 5:14.81

M 3000
25 Boisvert, Emmanuel Rouge et Or 8:23.90
38 Mavrovic, Alex Conn College 8:29.25
53 Lapierre, Maxime Rouge et Or 8:35.02
56 Larouche, Anthony Rouge et Or 8:36.51
58 Thibeault, Antoine Club D’Athlé 8:36.70
64 Labranche, Jean-Daniel Rouge et Or 8:39.18
73 Fournier-Dufour, Jean-Si Rouge et Or 8:45.74

W 3000
38 Jeanne, Mercier Rouge et Or 10:14.83
49 Ferland-Daigle, Marilou Rouge et Or 10:27.61
61 Grand’maison, Sara Sherbrooke 10:40.07
68 Deschenes, Beatrice Rouge et Or 10:43.02

M 5000
14 Noel-Hodge, Ryan Montreal End 14:33.52