This is the 3rd edition of the Six Flags Wild Safari Inv which features a mile plus of running in the Wild Safari as the animals watch from behind the fences. It also allows the kids a special rate into the amusement park which 3000 runners chose to do last year. To take a look at the course, watch the Course Tour.
In 2012, Delaware star Julie Machado shattered the girls course record with her 16:53. Fastest Boy of the day was Brenden Wortner (Dobbs Ferry) who ran 15:44, just 7 secs off the course record of 15:37 by Mike O'Dowd (Colts Neck).
Boys HS Girls HS Middle School Watch last year's video coverage
The meet was highlighted by a new course record by Eric Holt (Carmel, NY) who led the first four in the Varsity A race under the old course record of 15:37 by Mike O'Dowd (Colts Neck) in 2010. Holt demolished the record with his time of 14:52 hitting the mile in 4:32. Corrine Florie (Mahopec, NY) had the fastest time of the day for the girls running 17:42. Fastest girls team of the day was Pearl River (NY) averaging 19:14.5. For the boys, it was Massapequa (NY) at 16:20.8 with Syosset (NY) 2nd at 16:21.2 and two more teams at 16:22. Massapequa finished only 4th in the Varsity A race.
Fastest Boys Team: Massapequa, NY
Fastest Girls Team: Pearl River, NY