Ben Bear

Portland, OR

About Me

- Alum of Brentsville's running program
- Ran at Ferrum (VA) and West Liberty (WV) in college
- Currently living and working at an outdoor education facility in Mountain Center, CA

XC PRs: 5K - 17:39; 8K - 29:34; 10K - 39:10
Track PRs: 110 HH - 17.76; 200 - 25.4; 300 H - 43.53; 400 - 54.5; 800 - 2:08.6; 1600 - 4:57; 3K - 10:21; 3200 - 11:07; 5K - 17:55; 10K - 37:53
Road PRs: 5K - 18:28; 15K - 1:00:50

Never elite, by any stretch of the imagination, but I still enjoy the sport.

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
1 year ago MileSplit50 snubs in final rankings
While the rankings are subjective and not based on any formula, it was disappointing to see some ...
10 years ago How many running events can a sprinter partake in?
@The4Hagens Does this mean that hurdlers must choose between the open short sprints or the hu...
10 years ago How many running events can a sprinter partake in?
@mcrthomas77 My understanding is that all of the same rules apply except that 3200 runners ma...
10 years ago AAA Vertical Jumps
More than half of the high jumpers for boys and girls did not clear the opening height. If the g...
10 years ago Article Comment: Changes in Qualifying for State Cross Country Meet passes 1st of 2 votes to make of
@mattymath While I sympathize with your desire for your daughter to have the opportunity to r...
10 years ago AAA Vertical Jumps
The starting heights at the two national meets last year were as follows: Girls: 4'11.5" and 5...
10 years ago Article Comment: Changes in Qualifying for State Cross Country Meet passes 1st of 2 votes to make of
Some thoughts and ponderings... - This is a similar approach to how teams and individuals qual...
10 years ago Foot Locker South Predictions
The girls weren't running 2 miles when Johnson finished 30+ seconds up on Annie Lehardy at Nike S...
10 years ago Foot Locker South Predictions
This is mostly based off of the list posted of the 100 fastest girls' times for the region. Too ...
10 years ago Grassfield racing in lower divisions at NN Invite...
Generally I agree with Senor Miles on this issue when it comes to racing courtesy. However... ...
10 years ago Which boys individual will win the Great Meadow Invite?
Who do I think will win? Tommy Curtin Who would I like to see pull the upset? Shaquon Wilkin...
10 years ago Article Comment: Cavaliers Announce Women's Recruiting Class
Any word on whether any of these incoming freshmen will be red-shirting this fall season? It see...
11 years ago Northwestern District Results
Did the weather keep all the schools from participating?
12 years ago question about body fat %
The numbers I recall from past health classes are that guys should be at around 3-5% and ladies s...
12 years ago State Meet Predictions!
Boys AAA Thomas Porter Ben Dejarnette Bobby Peavey Leoule Degfae Jared Berman Chris Foley ...
12 years ago Any Advice- If a coach can help?- what Do I Do????
Not knowing you personally it's hard to say. Here are a few guesses: - You aren't getting eno...
12 years ago Article Comment: Who are the best VA high school XC teams of ALL-TIME?
If you read the question as to who would have the best team if they took their best runners from ...
12 years ago MonroeParker
While I can't speak for others, I can offer a few thoughts as to why I would skip a Monroe Parker...
12 years ago Preseason XC Rankings
Who's the #22 girl?