The Urban Cow Pace Team is sponsored and supported by our good
friend Mike Ong of Lyon Realty.
Are you interested in running a specific time or perhaps a personal best in the half marathon? Plan ahead to have our pace team help you reach your goal. We will have pacers for the following
Half Marathon finish times: 1:25; 1:30; 1:35; 1:40; 1:45; 1:50; 1:55; 2:00, 2:05, 2:10, 2:15;
2:30; 3:00; and 3:15.
We wish you the best of luck in achieving your finish time goal!
Goal Finish Time
A former high school football
quarterback turned runner, Mason came in third place in
the 2 mile at the California State Track and Field meet
in 1987 in a time of 9:05. He also placed 5th in the
United States in the Kinney National X-Country
Championships in 1986. After a successful college
career, Mason took a hiatus from running while raising
his three daughters. He returned to running in 2006 and
is now one of the top masters runner in Northern
California winning the 2014 Napa Valley Marathon master
category in 2:45:45. He has consistently won the masters
category in the Urban Cow Half Marathon in 1:15. Mason
volunteers his time as assistant coach for the St.
Francis High School x-country and track teams. "I love
Urban Cow and can't wait to help people reach their goal
of a 1:25:00 finish," says Mason.