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Alex's 2005 Race Season

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Alex's 2004 Race Season


Proudes Shoes 5K Fun Run - Charlottetown
"A nice run for all abilities through the streets of Sherwood"


Peter Meggs and Alex pre-race

Proudes Race Finish

Official Result: 17th out of 90
5K in 21 minutes 37 seconds



Colonel Gray / McDonald's Run for SADD - Charlottetown
"Both hilly and flat sections"

Alex pre-race Getting Ready They're off! The Finish Line The Finish Line

44:45

Official Result: 26th out of 63
10K in 44 minutes 45 seconds.



Arthritis Society (Joints in Motion) Trail Run - Milton
"Flat and fast on Confederation Trail"

Alex Trail Run Alex Trail Run Alex Trail Run Alex Trail Run

Official Result: 7th out of 63
10K in 45 minutes 27 seconds.



Wendy's Walk for Health Walk & Run - Summerside
"Flat loop around Summerside"

Alex and Dr. MacKean Wendy's Race Start Wendy's Race Finish

Official Result: 17th out of 43
6+K in 27 minutes 25 seconds.



Outside Expeditions 5K & 10K Runs - North Rustico
"Scenic view, a tad hilly, some dirt roads."

Outside Expeditions 10K Run Outside Expeditions Finish Line

Official Result: 12th out of 38
10K in 47 minutes 44 seconds.

Won a kayaking trip with Outside Expeditions for placing First in men's 18 & under category.



DeltaWare 5K Fun Run - Charlottetown
"A nice run for all abilities through the streets of Charlottetown"

Delta Systems Run Start Delta Systems Run Finish

Official Result: 7th out of 117
5K in 20 minutes 4 seconds.



Fulton Campbell Memorial Run - Montague
"Scenic, country run featuring the challenging Bells Hill at 15K"

Fulton Campbell Memorial Run warm welcome Fulton Campbell Memorial Run start
Fulton Campbell Memorial Run Finish

Official Result: 19th out of 53
20K in 1 hour 38 minutes 19 seconds.

Alex's story in The Eastern Graphic
Alex's story in The Eastern Graphic



Souris Multi-Sport Relay or 8.4 K Open Run - Souris

Souris relay & run start Gold Medal Winner

Official Result: 1st - GOLD Medal Winner in the Open Run
8.4K in 38 minutes 30 seconds.



Dunk River Run - Central Bedeque
Scenic loop course around the Dunk River

Dunk River Run Start Dunk River Run Finish 3rd Place Youth

Official Result: 18th out of 48
11.667K in 55 minutes 7 seconds



Rendez-vous Rustico Duathlon - Rustico
by bicycle (Ben): mostly alongside the sea with a few hills. 16.8 km
the run (Alex): flat terrain alongside the sea. 7.5 km

Team Bain - Alex & Ben The Start The Finish

Official Result: 51st out of 75
Team Duathlon time - 1hr 16 minutes 56 seconds
Ben's bike time - 16.8K in 42 minutes 51 seconds
Alex's run time - 7.5K in 34 minutes 5 seconds
(I think they were the youngest team in the Duathlon)



PEI Potato Blossom Festival Fun Run
Start and finish at Roddís Mill River Resort (Out and Back)

Potato Blossom Festival Fun Run Start Potato Blossom Festival Fun Run Winners

Official Result: 2nd out of ? in the 5K (59 racers total in the 5 & 10K - it was too hot to run 10K)
5K in 20 minutes 49 seconds

Alex's picture in the Journal Pioneer
Alex's picture in the Journal Pioneer



Mount Edward Grocery Run 5 Miles (8K)
Through the streets of Sherwood

Mount Edward Grocery Run Start Mount Edward Grocery Run Start Mount Edward Grocery Run Mid Point Mount Edward Grocery Run Finish Mount Edward Grocery Run Finish

Official Result: 21st out of 63
5 Miles (8K) in 35 minutes 49 seconds

Alex's picture in the Guardian
Alex's picture in the Journal Pioneer



Source for Sports 10 K Road Race - Summerside
Looped course in and around scenic Summerside, flat and fast

Summerside source For Sports Run start Summerside source For Sports Run start Summerside source For Sports Run finish Summerside source For Sports Run finish

Official Result: 13th out of 66
10K in 44 minutes 15 seconds
*Personal Best*



Gold Cup Trot - 5K Charlottetown
Flat and fast course loops through downtown Charlottetown, with a portion of the race on the actual Gold Cup Parade Route - in front of thousands of spectators!!!

Gold Cup Trot start Gold Cup Trot Gold Cup Trot Gold Cup Trot finish

Official Result: 10th out of 79
5K in 19 minutes 43 seconds
- *Personal Best* (and broke 20 minutes)



Harvest Festival Run - 25K (15.5275 miles) Stanchel to Kensington
Tough, hilly course through some of P.E.I.ís most scenic countryside

Harvest Festival Run start Harvest Festival Run 5K mark Harvest Festival Run 10K mark Harvest Festival Run 15K mark

DNF - Alex's first DNF
After running 13th most of the race, the hills, humidity and dehydration caught up with Alex at the 13.5 mile (21.7K) mark, 1.5 miles short of the finish line.

Our thanks to St. John's Ambulance for on site care, the Kensington Police, our Dr., Peter MacKean who was in the race and stopped long enough to check on Alex, and all the runners and organizers for their concern and well wishes.

He was awarded the Race's "Most Dedicated Runner" Trophy.
Harvest Festival Run trophy Harvest Festival Run trophy

Weather Conditions

About the race
About the race



Friendship Run for Prince County Hospital - Summerside
Scenic looped course through forest, Confederation Trail and streets of Summerside

Summerside Friendship Run Start
Summerside Friendship Run Finish Summerside Friendship Run Silver Medal under 20 Male

Official Result: 16th out of 51
10K in 44minutes 36seconds
- Silver Medal, Under 20 Male



ADL Golden Mile - Charlottetown
Flat and Fast

ADL Golden Mile Finish

Official Result: 5th out of 38
1 mile in 5minutes 32seconds
- 1st place, 14-17 Male

ADL Golden Mile Certificate
ADL Golden Mile Certificate



Stratford Home Hardware Marathon (Full & Half Marathon)
Half Marathon - Vernon River to Stratford

Stratford Half Marathon Start Stratford Half Marathon 10K Stratford Half Marathon along the way Stratford Half Marathon 15K Stratford Half Marathon 20K - thanks Mom Stratford Half Marathon Finish

Official Result: 13th out of 27
13.1 miles (21.0975K) in 1 hour 44 minutes 49 seconds



Miscouche Firemens 10 Mile - Miscouche
Out and Back Course on Lady Slipper Dr. and Belmont Road

Miscouche Firemens 10 Mile pre race Miscouche Firemens 10 Mile start Miscouche Firemens 10 Mile finish

Official Result: 13th out of 22
10 miles (16K) in 1 hour 17 minutes 6 seconds



The Michael Thomas-Barney Francis Memorial Run - Lennox Island
Cross-country (Forest paths with mixed surfaces including: fine gravel, Island 'B' gravel, beach, boardwalks and pavement)

Lennox Island trail map Lennox Island start Alex and Keith heading into the woods Lennox Island finish Lennox Island drummers

Official Result: 2nd out of 7
10K in 45 minutes 45 seconds



Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure

Run for the Cure warm up Run for the Cure warm up Run for the Cure Start Run for the Cure Start Run for the Cure Start Run for the Cure Finish

My RUN FOR THE CURE Page
Raised: $552.18
Official Result: 9th out of ???? HUNDREDS
5K in 21 minutes 24 seconds

Run For The Cure Newspaper Coverage
Run For The Cure Newspaper Coverage



School Unit Cross-Country Meet - Bluefield High School

The Bluefield Cross-Country Team School Unit Cross-Country Meet Start After 800m School Unit Cross-Country Meet Finish

Official Result: 5th out of 25
4K un-timed



PEI Dept. of Forestry Vista of Colours Run (Fall Frolic) - Harmony Woodlot, Souris
Cross country/trail run

PEI Dept. of Forestry Vista of Colours Run (Fall Frolic) Start PEI Dept. of Forestry Vista of Colours Run (Fall Frolic) Start PEI Dept. of Forestry Vista of Colours Run (Fall Frolic) Finish PEI Dept. of Forestry Vista of Colours Run (Fall Frolic) Bronze Medal

Official Result: 3rd out of 42
12.3K in 54 minutes 30 seconds

Front Page of the Eastern Graphic Oct. 13 link to B&W photo

Guardian Coverage
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PEI Marathon logo

Volunteering with The Fathers Of Confederation Sat. night Pasta Party Pre Race Call to the Start Line Start Line Suffolk 3.8K York 7.55K Brackley 12.55K Airport 14K
Finish Line Finish Line Finish Line Finish Line Finish Line Alex and Peter Meggs Pizza Unwinding Alex and Frank Shorter
Alex & Frank Shorter

Official Result: 27th out of 443
13.1 miles (21.0975K) in 1 hour 40 minutes 50 seconds
*Personal Best*

The Journal Pioneer Newspaper Coverage
The Guardian Newspaper Coverage
CBC Coverage

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School Provincial Cross-Country Championships - Mill River

School Provincial Cross-Country Championships Start School Provincial Cross-Country Championships finish Bluefield High School Boys Senior Team Team Champions

Official Result: 15th out of ?
4K un-timed

Bluefield High School Boys Senior Team won the Team Championship



Wally Rodd 10 K Road Race
Flat and fast course

Wally Rodd Start Wally Rodd Start Wally Rodd Finish

Official Result: 16th out of 175
10K in 40 minutes 58 seconds *Personal Best*



Souris Turkey Trot
Follows Parade Route

Souris Turkey Trot Start Souris Turkey Trot Souris Turkey Trot Souris Turkey Trot Finish

Official Result: 11th out of 76
5K in 21 minutes 34 seconds

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New Years Day Fun Run (2005)
8.5 K

New Years Day Fun Run Start New Years Day Fun Run Mid-Point New Years Day Fun Run Finish

Official Result: 19th out of 67
8.5K in 40 minutes 19 seconds



2004 Annual General Meeting and Award Ceremony
March 11th, 2005. Charlottetown


And the winner is......

Junior Athlete of the Year ........ Rookie of the Year ........ 1st Place Jr Point Total ........ Awards & prizes

Junior Athlete of the Year * Rookie of the Year * 1st Place Jr Point Total * Awards & prizes

Alex Bain


Alex's 2005 Race Season
Alex's 2006 Race Season
Alex's 2007 & beyond Race Seasons