Past Bluegrass 10,000 winners

July 3, 2012 

Past winners

Men

1977: Swag Hartel, Louisville, (England) 31:36

1978: Alex Kasich, Morgantown, W.Va., 29:56

1979: Duane Gaston, Richmond, 30:33

1980: Tom Burridge, Lexington, 30:32

1981: Ashley Johnson, Bowling Green, (South Africa) 30:04

1982: Dave Schaufuss/Tom Smith, Williamsburg, 31:46

1983: Mark Nenow, Lexington, 29:14

1984: Jon Barker, Bowling Green, (South Africa) 30:05

1985: Ed Merkler, Louisville, 30:20

1986: John Wellerding, Louisville, 29:36

1987: Steve Hetherington, Johnson City, Tenn., 30:09

1988: Mike Snyder, Lexington, 30:56

1989: Richard Ede, Lexington, (England) 30:44

1990: Mike Snyder, Lexington, 31:07

1991: Jim Estes, Louisville, 31:21

1992: Mark Stuart, Danville, 30:47

1993: Benny McIntosh, Lexington, 30:28

1994: Benny McIntosh, Lexington, 30:19

1995: Benny McIntosh, Lexington, 30:19

1996: Benny McIntosh, Lexington, 30:18

1997: Benny McIntosh, Lexington, 31:17

1998: Jim Estes, Louisville, 32:01

1999: John Sence, Cincinnati, 30:09

2000: James Mutuse, Richmond (Kenya), 31:22

2001: Julius Rotich, Columbia (Kenya), 30:13

2002: James Mutuse, Richmond (Kenya), 30:31

2003: Daniel Koech, Richmond (Kenya), 31:27

2004: James Mutuse, Richmond (Kenya), 31:11

2005: Daniel Mugo, Richmond (Kenya), 31:25

2006: James Mutuse, Richmond (Kenya), 31:27

2007: Jacob Korir, Richmond (Kenya), 31:10

2008: Jacob Korir, Richmond (Kenya), 30:30

2009: David Mutuse, Richmond (Kenya), 31:25

2010: Patrick Morgan, Danville, 31:40

2011: Stuart Moran, Arden, N.C. (England), 31:22

Women

1977: Paula Gaston, Richmond, 40:47

1978: Mary Witt, Paris, 37:46

1979: Mary Witt, Paris, 37:24

1980: Mary Witt, Paris, 37:28

1981: Beth Paxson, Morehead, 36:11

1982: Mary Witt, Paris, 39:42

1983: Mary Shuber, Berea, 38:45

1984: Luisa Hamm, Louisville, 37:05

1985: Audrey Pierce, Lindenhurst, N.Y., 35:56

1986: Camille Forrester, Louisville, 35:59

1987: Kristy Orre, Phillipsburg, Ohio, 34:44

1988: Kristy Orre, Phillipsburg, Ohio, 35:49

1989: Camille Forrester, Louisville, 35:46

1990: Donna Combs, Lexington, 35:57

1991: Becky Reinhold, Lexington, 36:13

1992: Camille Forrester Estes, Louisville, 35:24

1993: Camille Forrester Estes, Louisville, 36:26

1994: Kathy Kesheimer, Lexington, 36:21

1995: Kathy Kesheimer, Lexington, 36:22

1996: Kathy Kesheimer, Lexington, 35:56

1997: Bonnie Smith, South Point, Ohio, 37:03

1998: Jamie King, Botkins, Ohio, 36:04

1999: Christina Brown, Lexington, 37:18

2000: Mary Livengood, Omaha, Neb., 36:40

2001: Christina Brown Wells, Owensboro, 34:55

2002: Christina Brown Wells, Owensboro, 36:09

2003: Amy Doolittle, Louisville, 38:06

2004: Bonita Paul, Bowling Green (South Africa), 36:25

2005: Bonita Paul, Bowling Green (South Africa), 37:54

2006: Jamie King-O'Shea, Richmond, 37:21

2007: Jamie King-O'Shea, Richmond, 37:52

2008: Liliane Sparks, Lexington (Canada), 36:40

2009: Jillian Mastroianni, New York, 37:05

2010: Kim Grieshaber, Versailles, 37:07

2011: Kim Grieshaber, Versailles, 37:13

Push Wheelchair: men

1980: Junior Rice, Shepherdsville, 37:46

1981: Randy Rhodes, Lexington, 40:55

1982: Bob Watts, Lexington, 1:43:30

1983: Randy Rhodes, Lexington, 33:46

1984: Jeff Spalding, Springfield, 40:04

1985: Keith Cable, Brodhead, 36:30

1986: David Hartsek, Louisville, 48:42

1987: David Hartsek, Lexington, 34:43

1988: David Hartsek, Lexington, 32:40

1989: Keith Cable, Brodhead, 35:06

1990: Junior Rice, Shepherdsville, 28:17

1991: Paul Dietrich, Dayton, Ohio, 25:39

1992: Junior Rice, Shepherdsville, 26:37

1993: Paul Dietrich, Dayton, Ohio, 27:08

1994: Junior Rice, Shepherdsville, 25:39

1995: Junior Rice, Mount Washington, 25:11

1996: Paul Dietrich, Fairborn, Ohio, 24:19

1997: Paul Dietrich, Fairborn, Ohio, 23:55

1998: Greg Queen, Lily, 30:16

1999: Greg Queen, Lily, 27:47

2000: David Hartsek, Lexington, 27:19

2001: David Hartsek, Lexington, 30:26

2002: Paul Erway, Shelbyville, 33:09

2003: David Sowers, Louisville, 47:33

2004: David Sowers, Louisville, 43:22

2005: David Sowers, Louisville, 38:33

2006: Paul Erway, Shelbyville, 34:55

2007: Paul Erway, Shelbyville, 41:08

2008: Paul Erway, Shelbyville, 40:47

2009: Paul Erway, Shelbyville, 33:01

Push Wheelchair: Women

1980: Judy Hale, Manchester, 57:44

1987: Carol Proffitt, Louisville, 57:57

1988: Carol Proffitt, Louisville, 55:59

1989: Carol Proffitt, Louisville, 56:12

1990: Carol Proffitt, Louisville, 1:00:20

1991: Kim Martin, Taylor Mill, 42:09

1997: Ann Combs, Nicholasville, 46:12

2003: Nanc Spillner, Powder Springs, Ga., 59:01

2004: Nanc Spillner, Powder Springs, Ga., 58:36

2005: Nanc Spillner, Powder Springs, Ga., 1:11:57

2006: Nanc Spillner, Powder Springs, Ga., 1:04:03

2007: Nanc Spillner, Powder Springs, Ga., 1:08.17

2008: Nanc Spillner, Powder Springs, Ga., 1:46:09

Hand-cycle wheelchair: men

2000: Marshall Edwards, Prestonsburg, 22:55.

2002: David Hartsek, Lexington, 25:32

2003: Greg Hockensmith, Tucson, Ariz., 19:27

2004: Paul Erway, Shelbyville, 23:44

2005: Greg Queen, Lily, 24:10

2006: Greg Queen, Lily, 22:44

2007: Greg Queen, Lily, 22:49

2008: Greg Queen, Lily, 22:56

2009: Greg Queen, Lily, 20:40

2010: Greg Queen, Lily, 19:14

2011: Greg Queen, Lily, 17:52

Hand-cycle wheelchair: Women

2003: Whitley Goins, Nicholasville, 35:02

2004: Whitley Goins, Nicholasville,44:24

2005: Whitley Goins, Nicholasville, 45:03

2006: Whitley Goins, Nicholasville, 38:58

2007: Whitley Goins, Nicholasville, 36:25

Closest finishes

Men

Tie, 1982: 1. Dave Schaufuss and Tommy Smith, 31:46 (3. John Barr, 32:02.).

2 seconds, 2005: 1. Daniel Mugo, 31:25; 2. Thomas Morgan, 31:27.

:04, 1980: 1. Tom Burridge, 30:32. 2. Duane Gaston, 30:36.

:04, 2001: 1. Julius Rotich, 30:13. 2. John Sence, 30:17.

Women

:05, 1983: 1. Mary Shuber, 38:45. 2. Mary Witt, 38:50.

:09, 1992: 1. Camille Forrester Estes, 35:24. 2. Kathy Kesheimer, 35:33.

:13, 2008: 1. Liliane Sparks, 36:40; 2. Jenna Ortman, 36:53.

:14, 1986: 1. Camille Forrester, 35:59. 2. Lisa Witty, 36:13.

:14, 1991: 1. Becky Reinhold, 36:13. 2. Camille Forrester Estes, 36:27.

:14, 2007: 1. Jamie King-O'Shea, 37:52; 2. Varinka Barbini, 38:06.

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