Current Course Records (2013 - present)

Ultramarathon Course Records

Men: Matt Flaherty 5:28:11 (2013)
Men Masters: Michael Wardian 5:46:33.57 (2014)
Women: Cassie Scallion 6:24:01 (2013)
Women Masters: Connie Gardner 7:27:49.92 (2014)

Relay Course Records

 

Supra (2 runners/team)

All

Two guys, one mountain

5:24:04

2014

 

Erich Leiden (1,3,5,7,9,11) 

 

 

Grant Bower (2,4,6,8,10,12) 

Mens  Open

Two guys, one mountain

5:24:04

2014

 

Erich Leiden (1,3,5,7,9,11) 

 

 

Grant Bower (2,4,6,8,10,12)

Womens  Open

Suprawomen

6:27:34

2013

 

Hayley Weyhe (1,3,5,7,9,11) 

 

 

Kathy Koetje-Simin (2,4,6,8,10,12)

Mens  Masters

None

 

 

Womens  Masters

None

 

 

 

 Tri/Quad (3-4 runners/team)

All

CVAC Hagerstown

5:39:33

2013

 

Dani Mason (1,5,9) 

 

 

Tim Fisler (2,6,10) 

Andy Mason (3,7,11) 

Matt Elgin (4,8,12)

Mens  Open

CVAC Hagerstown

5:47:08

2014

 

Tim Fisler (1,4,7,10) 

 

 

Andy Mason (2,5,8,11) 

Charlie Larsen (3,6,9,12)

Womens  Open

Ciao Belle!

6:38:05

2014

 

Sayard Tanis (1,4,7,10) 

 

 

Janell Weaver (2,5,8,11) 

Barbara Martin (3,6,9,12)

Mixed  Open

Running away from my thesis

5:49:23

2013

 

Christy Grettenberger (1,5,9) 

 

 

Paul Grieve (2,6,10) 

Stephen Van Wert (3,7,11) 

Lauren Philbrook (4,8,12)

Mens  Masters

CVAC Hagerstown

5:39:33

2013

 

Dani Mason (1,5,9) 

 

 

Tim Fisler (2,6,10) 

Andy Mason (3,7,11) 

Matt Elgin (4,8,12)

Womens  Masters

Sole Sisters

9:21:21

2014

 

Karen Johnson (1,5,9) 

 

 

Yuri Plowden (2,6,10) 

Lorella Thomas (3,7,11) 

Heidi Loomis (4,8,12)

Mixed  Masters

BoxRun

6:56:48

2013

 

Vic Pietrangelo (1,4,7,10)

 

 

Mike Strange (2,5,8,11)

Anita Pietrangelo (3,6,9,12)

 

 Standard (5-6 runners/team)

All

6 Pack to Go

4:53:17

2014

 

Eric Marshall (1,7) 

 

 

Lauren Philbrook (2,8) 

Megan Marshall (3,9)

Dan Craighead (4,10)

Jacob Loverich (5,11)

Matt Lipsey (6,12)

Mens  Open

Fight AND Flight

5:49:22

2014

 

Zach Fuller (1,7) 

 

 

Drew Wham (2,8) 

Will Probert (3,9) 

Kezia Manlove (4,10) 

Todd LaJeune sse (5,11) 

Charlie Anderson (6,12)

Womens  Open

CrossFit Nittany Firebreathers

7:05:40

2014

 

Ann Lehman (1,7) 

 

 

Sarah Williamson (2,8) 

Maddi Radzwich (3,9) 

Susie Walker (4,10) 

Eileen Kline (5,11) 

Elizabeth Soroka (6,12)

Mixed  Open

6 Pack to Go

4:53:17

2014

 

Eric Marshall (1,7) 

 

 

Lauren Philbrook (2,8) 

Megan Marshall (3,9) 

Dan Craighead (4,10) 

Jacob Loverich (5,11) 

Matt Lipsey (6,12)

Womens  Masters

Old Enough to Know Better

8:16:55

2013

 

Kathleen Keller (1,7) 

 

 

Brenda Eissenstat (2,8) 

Kimberlyn Nelson (3,9) 

Sally Assmann (4,10) 

Denise M. Woodward (5,11) 

Renee Calvert (6,12)

 

 Mega (7- 8 runners/team)

All

Italian Stallions

5:44:00

2014

 

Ford Fuller (1,9) 

 

 

Jacob Boyle (2,10) 

Nathan Vitacco (3,11) 

Christian Donnelly (4,12) 

Jodie Villegas (5) 

Johnathan Graham (6) 

Stuart Warders (7) 

Evan Kelly (8)

Mens  Open

Italian Stallions

5:44:00

2014

 

Ford Fuller (1,9) 

 

 

Jacob Boyle (2,10) 

Nathan Vitacco (3,11) 

Christian Donnelly (4,12) 

Jodie Villegas (5) 

Johnathan Graham (6) 

Stuart Warders (7) 

Evan Kelly (8)

Womens  Open

Smokin Hot Sistas!

7:52:11

2014

 

Mara Ryan (1,9) 

 

 

Heather Dunlap (2,10) 

Dani Mangene (3,11) 

Barb Powers (4,12) 

Brenda Mulcahy (5) 

Stacy Meehan (6) 

Nelitza Sarriera (7) 

Mindy Crandall (8)

Mixed  Open

Muddy Runners Team C

6:54:07

2014

 

Henry Thurston-Griswold (1,9) 

 

 

Nikea Ulrich (2,10) 

Christine Borst (3,11) 

Alyssa Grube (4,12) 

Judith Benz (5) 

David Borst (6) 

Leticia Ibanez (7) 

Elisabeth Schmidt (8)

Military  Open

None

 

 

Mens  Masters

Avocados

7:20:29

2014

 

Timothy Ziegler (1,9) 

 

 

Bernard Ryan (2,10) 

Teresa Timmerman (3,11) 

Martin Klanchar (4,12) 

Dawn Maguire (5) 

Barry Kernfeld (6) 

Sally Bondurant (7) 

Paul Moser (8)

Military  Masters

None

 

 

 

 

All Records listed below are for the old 50 mile course in use from 2000 through 2012. 

Ultramarathon Course Records

Men: Michael Wardian 5:33:46 (2011)
Men Masters: Eric Grossman 5:48:34 (2008)
Women: Devon Crosby-Helms 6:28:44 (2010)
Women Masters: Anne Lundblad 6:36:16 (2007)

Relay Course Records

Men's
Ace Fierce Gnarled Tree Guys 4:51:39 (2002)
[Dennis Koch (2, 6, 10), Sean Ion (3, 7, 11), Joseph McDaniel (4, 8, 12), Brian McNally (1, 5, 9)]

Women's
Track Cult - The Chicks 5:34:43 (2006)
[Kimberly Soden (1,6,11), Heidi Wolfsberger (2,7,12), Heather McGarvie (3,8), Erin Boyle (4,9), Jennifer Wagner (5,10)]

Mixed
Track Cult 5:19:49 (2009)
Patrick Boyle (1,7), Heather Corey (2,8), Tara Huang (3,9), Sam Kirk (4,10), Chris Dewalt (5,11), Emily Shertzer (6,12)

Masters Men
The Hexadecimators 5:20:42 (2008)
Patrick Singletary (1,5,9), Ken Davis (2,6,10), Matt Smith (3,7,11), Rod Stahl (4,8,12)

Masters Women
The Fab Fifties 7:19:35 (2005)
Sally Bondurant (1,9), Monika Modest (2,10), Michelle Lybarger (3,11), Teresa Timmerman (4,12), Barbara Ziff (5), Lynn Jaffe (6), Karen Weiler (7), Sandra Coyle (8)

Mixed
Runnin' on Empty 5:34:05 (2004)
Bob Jones (1, 9), John Domico (2, 10), Lance Bland (3, 11), Tom Cali (4, 12), Kim Gasper (5), Evelynn Ellis (6), Mike Dooris (7), Liz Kizenwether (8)

Tussey Mountainback 50 course records, listed by category and division (PDF Download)

Tussey Mountainback 50 All Time participant list (PDF Download)

Winning Times by Year

  Men   Women   
2000: Joe Shuta 9:25:53 -- --
2001: Ben Haldeman 7:34:51 Patty Klaus 11:19:00
2002: Steve Thorne 7:23:36 Morgan Windram 8:31:16
2003: Dennis Koch 7:35:29 Morgan Windram 7:46:37
2004: Chad Ricklefs 5:53:37 Laura Nelson 7:06:20
2005: Andrew McDowell 6:28:40 Nikki Kimball 6:44:20
2006: Nathan Echols 7:14:35 Christine Reynolds 8:22:07
2007: Mark Lundblad 6:03:00 Ann Riddle Lundblad 6:36:16
2008: Eric Grossman 5:48:34 Francesca Conti 7:21:48
2009: Todd Braje 5:57:18 Larissa Abramiuk 7:26:26
2010: Todd Braje 5:43:19  Devon Crosby-Helms

6:28:44 

2011: Michael Wardian 5:33:46 Connie Gardner

7:04:28

2012: Zach Bitter 5:35:51 Connie Gardner 7:07:42
2013: Matt Flaherty 5:28:11* Cassie Scallon

6:24:01*

2014: Michael Wardian 5:46:33.57 Connie Gardner 7:27:49.92

* current course record

Supra (2 runners/team) All Two guys, one mountain
     
  Mens  Open Two guys, one mountain
     
  Womens  Open Suprawomen
     
  Mens  Masters None
  Womens  Masters None