Trek Up the Tower Presented by WELLCOM | February 16, 2019

Race Results and Record Holders

Trek Up the Tower Race Results

Trek Up the Tower has always been about showing that fitness can be fun. Yet for some, it is an opportunity to show off their talent and set some records!

Record Climbing Times

Every year we are amazed by the Trek Up the Tower participants. Here are a few of the current record holders:

  • Fastest Single Climb, Male: Ivan Marsh; 4:15; 2013
  • Fastest Single Climb, Female: Nikki Perry; 5:34; 2014
  • Fastest Vertical Mile Climb, Male: Ben Smail; 1:04:00
  • Fastest Vertical Mile Climb, Female: Dawn Melcher; 1:52:19
  • Most Climbs: Andy Hanson; 14 1/3 climbs

2018 OVERALL CHAMPIONS

Men: Ivan Marsh (4:43)
Women: Sarah Bickerstaff (5:55)

2018 MASTER CHAMPIONS

Mens: Carlos Villanueva (5:43)
Womens: Carol Hohenthaner (6:18)

2018 LARGE CORPORATE TEAM CHAMPIONS

1st Place - Mutual of Omaha (6:57)

2nd Place - Gallup (6:58)

3rd Place - National Indemnity (7:22)

2018 SMALL CORPORATE TEAM CHAMPIONS

1st Place – UNMC College of Allied Health (7:03)

2nd Place – Schemmer (8:10)

3rd Place – Thiele Geotrekers (8:55)

2018 VERTICAL MILE CHAMPIONS

Men: Ben Smail (1:04:00)

Women: Dawn Melcher (1:52:19)

2018 MULTIPLE TREKKERS

Individuals who made Multiple Climbs

Andy Hanson - 14.3 Treks (10.3 from Vertical Mile)

Mark Block – 7 Treks

Lori Armstrong – 3 Treks

Will Armstrong - 3 Treks

Eric Gustafson - 3 Treks

Jessica Helm - 2 Treks

Brian Kaut - 2 Treks

David Keller - 2 Treks

Marta Lindsey - 2 Treks

Amy McEnroe - 2 Treks

2018 VERTICAL MILE FINISHERS

Individuals who completed the Trek 10 1/3 times

Mark Adamson

Carlos Arellanes

Elsa Arellanes

Robert Borer

Et Carpenter

Amy Cobbs

Pat Cole

Stephen Coyne

Michael Doherty

David Fitch

Sarah Gaxiola

Andy Hanson

Nicole Hoffman

Jimmy Hrabcha

Rick Hrabcha

Robert Hrabcha

Jon Ikemire

Kari Johnson

Daniel Kohler

Susan Lash

Steve McHugh

Dawn Melcher

Travis Mood

Roger Nelson

Mark Newcomer

Peter Phillips

Michele Prell

John Ritlan

Chris Sanchez

Toni Scheffler

Ben Smail