Proof positive that you can’t keep a good man down forever
is the reemergence of Whirlaway strongman Chris Spinney into the Pub Series
mistakenly written off the Pub Series point gathering acumen of Spinney during
his extensive rehab from his most current rash of injuries.
the quest for a vest as he participated in the first four Pub Series races this
yearÛÓbut it was at the 5th race, Bernie’s Run, that he broke through at
6-minute pace and should have collected 28 points.
updatedÛÓbut he has nowÛÓwith apologies from NER World HQ in S. Weymouth, MA.
Gone” and that he was polishing off 10 lbs. of wings at a time in the confines
of the Asgard restaurant in Cambridge, MA, our real concern was whether we
could order a single Triple XL Pub Series jacket for him.
There’s a touch of irony to the photo of Chris and Whirlaway teammate Ken
Warren duking it out at the finish of Paddy’s last year. Chris ran 18:37 at
Bernie’s and 7-seconds ahead of him was crafty Ken Warren.
plant at the finish? Fasten your seat belts, these are just a few of the
fascinating sub plots to this Sunday’s Showdown.
Paddy’s. If you haven’t given Michelle your Pub Series jacket size (if this is
your 6th Pub Series race) write it down, hand it over on race day ÛÓ time is
running out on that order!
truly will have your Pub Series maillot jeune leader’s jersey at the tent. Pick
it up, put it on, run for your life!
weather. See you there!