Seacoast Racewalks – May 14th, Portsmouth NH

Spring is definitely arrived and the first outdoor USATF-NE Grand Prix race will be the Seacoast Racewalks on Sunday, May 14th at the Portsmouth High School in Portsmouth, NH. The Seacoast Racewalks will include 3000m, the USATF-NE 5000 Meter Championship, and 10000m. All races will run concurrently and will start at 10 a.m.

We need volunteers for lap counting and cheering (!). This a great opportunity to experience an official event first hand, whether you are competing or spectating.

Registration form attached.S3K-5K-10K EntryForm17

Maegan Allen Places 5th in Pan American Cup Trials

Representing the New England Walkers, Maegan Allen competed last Sunday in the Women’s 10 kilometer event at the Pan American Race Walk Cup Trials in Philadelphia, PA. In her first ever competitive 10K race, she finished 5th, clocking an amazing time of 53:55.

Bracketing her in 4th and 6th place were fellow competitors from Maine, Sydney Sirois and Kayla Allen.

Congratulations Maegan, Sydney, and Kayla!

Results: 2017 USATF New England Youth Meet

2017 USATF New England Youth Meet
Reggie Lewis Center
Boston, MA
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Open 1 Mile Walk
1. Holly Lindoe          Franklin Pierce University     7:29.56 (Personal Best)
2. Rick Cote             Franklin Pierce University     8:13.91 (Personal Best)
3. Morris Smith        Waltham Track Club            11:46.99
4. Max Wozek          Waltham Track Club            11:47.45 (Personal Best)

Youth 409m Walk
1. Sienna Uyenoyama   Needham Track Club       3:04.13
2. Alessia Uyenoyama  Needham Track Club       3:08.28

Results: 2017 USATF New England Indoor Championship

2017 USATF New England Indoor Championship
Gordon Track, Harvard University, Boston MA
Sunday, February 19, 2017

3000 Meter Race Walk (Mixed)

  1. Emerson Esnal Hernandez  Fleet Feet A                    12:45.13
  2. Dave Talcott                          Shore AC                        13:51.83
  3. Kayla Allen                            LA Race Walkers            14:58.07
  4. Holly Lindoe                          Franklin Pierce                15:08.60
  5. Maegan Allen                        New England Walkers     15:10.15
  6. Nolan Allen                           New England Walkers     15:22.39
  7. Edward O’Rourke III             New England Walkers     15:23.38
  8. Sydney Sirois                       Unattached                      15:28.44
  9. Rachel Zoyhofski                 Unattached                      15:44.64
  10. Richard Cote                       Franklin Pierce                 16:34.65
  11. Robert Keating                    New England Walkers      16:57.47
  12. Stephen Peckiconis            Cambridge Sports Union 17:49.56
  13. Barry Blake                          Shore AC                         18:41.89

Judges: Tom Menendez, Pam Allie-Morrill, Rich McElvery, Justin Kuo

Results: 2017 USATF East Region and New England Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships

2017 USATF East Region and New England Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships
Providence Career and Technical Academy
Providence, Rhode Island
Sunday, January 29, 2017

3000m Race Walk (Open)
1. Emerson Hernandez   M28 Fleet Feet A                     12:49.49
2. Nolan Allen                 M17 New England Walkers      15:27.52
3. Edward O’Rourke III   M55 New England Walkers      15:36.20
4. Maegan Allen             W18 New England Walkers      15:48.64
5. Robert Keating           M69 New England Walkers      17:07.73
6. Stephen Peckiconis   M57 Cambridge Sports Union  18:10.04
7. Wayne King               M56 unattached                       19:46.70
8. Bill Harriman              M69 New England Walkers       21:29.26

Emerson Hernandez led the pack from the start, leaving the New England Walkers in his wake. He finished the 3000m race walk in 12:49.49.

Results: 2017 Greater Boston TC Invitational

2017 Greater Boston TC Invitational
Gordon Indoor Track, Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Sunday, January 22, 2017

Mixed 1 Mile Race Walk Junior OPEN
1. Smith, Morris              M  Watham TC                 10:44.20

Mixed 3000 Meter Race Walk OPEN
1. Hernandez, Emerson  M  Unattached                  13:02.87
2. Taylor-Talcott, Erin       W  Shore AC                     13:39.98
3. Talcott, Dave               M  Shore AC                     13:52.04
4. Allen, Kayla                 W  LA Racewalkers           15:05.85
5. Allen, Maegan             W  New England Walkers  16:01.41
6. Riegel, Sophie             W  Unattached                  16:08.52
7. Naidenko, Valentina     W  Unattached                  16:11.25
8. Lindoe, Holly               W  Franklin Pierce              16:43.39
9. Burgess, Moira            W  LA Racewalkers           17:26.12
10. Cote III, Richard         M  Franklin Pierce              17:36.32
11. Daniel, Maryanne       W  CT Racewalkers           17:47.30
12. Barbarotta, Hannah   W  Fitchburg St.                 22:02.03
— Allen, Nolan                 M  New England Walkers    DNF

Results: 48th Dartmouth Relays

48th Dartmouth Relays
Leverone Field House, Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
Sunday, January 8, 2017
(Source: Lancer Timing)

Women’s 1 Mile Race Walk
1. Allen, Kayla                LA Racewalkers           7:48.69
2. Allen, Maegan            New England Walkers  8:18.74
3. Bickford, Haley LA     Racewalkers                 8:40.72
4. Burgess, Moira LA     Racewalkers                 8:44.76
5. Menard, Gabrielle      Boutique Courir             8:46.67
6. Guénard, Danika        Club Gatineau               8:52.51
7. Vaitones, Valentina     New England Walkers   8:54.82
8. Bourgie, Marie-Anne  Boutique Courir             9:36.43
9. Staskiewicz, Morgan  Lancaster RW               9:57.88
10. Petit, Lexi                   Lancaster RW           10:56.64

Men’s 1 Mile Race Walk
1. Adamowicz, Marek     Boutique Courir            6:10.51
2. Bechard, Yvan            Boutique Courir            7:12.54
3. Smith, Steven             Unattached                   7:45.33
4. Allen, Nolan                New England Walkers    8:17.11
5. O’Rourke, Ed             New England Walkers    8:19.11
6. Jobin, Marcel              Énergie                          9:03.44
7. Cote III, Richard          Franklin Pierce               9:27.74

Judges: Steve Vaitones, Tom Eastler, Ed Vaitones, Rich McElvery

In fast company: Steve Vaitones, Nolan Allen, Val Vaitones, Marcel Jobin (past Olympian), and Maegan Allen at the Dartmouth Relays last Sunday.


Results: 2016 Tom Knatt One Mile Race Walk/USATF-NE Indoor One Mile Race Walk Championship

2016 Tom Knatt One Mile Race Walk/USATF-NE Indoor One Mile Race Walk Championship
Shobrys Indoor Track, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA
Saturday, December 10, 2016

1.    Kayla Allen           17 Lewiston ME        Maine Racewalkers 7:54.89
2.    Meagan Allen       18 Arlington MA        NEWalkers               7:57.81 – 1F USATF-NE
3.    Ed O’Rourke        55 Groton MA           NEWalkers               8:35.07 – 1M USATF-NE
4.    Hayley Bickford    16 Gorham ME         Gorham Track           8:45.30
5.    Maryanne Daniel   58 Clinton CT           CT Racewalkers       8:49.14
6.    Tom Finn              60 Southington CT    CT Racewalkers       8:58.32
7.    Moira Burgess     16 Monmouth ME      Maine Racewalkers  9:02.12
8.    Val Vaitones          20 Derry NH              NEWalkers              9:08.44 – 2F USATF-NE
9.    Morris Smith        12 Arlington MA         Waltham TC          11:08.33 – 2M USATF-NE
10.   Thomas Knatt     76 Groton MA            NEWalkers            12:07.78 – 3M USATF-NE
11.   Baker, Ellie          62 Lexington MA        Unattached           12:56.45

Judges: Ron Daniel, Tom Menendez, Steve Vaitones, Rich McElvery

The distinguished field at the 3rd Annual Tom Knatt One Mile Race Walk Championship, December 10th at MIT:
Front row: Maryanne Daniel, Maegan Allen, Morris Smith
Back row: Ed O’Rourke, Moira Burgess, Hayley Bickford, Kayla Allen, Tom Knatt (Champion Emeritus), Ellie Baker, Val Vaitones, Tom Finn

2016 Tom Knatt One Mile Walk: Saturday, December 10th!

The 3rd annual Tom Knatt One Mile Walk, also serving as the USATF-NE Indoor One Mile RW Championship, will be held at MIT’s Johnson Athletic Center in Cambridge, MA.

USATF-NE Championship medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers at the event.

Open to all ages, the race starts at 11:00 a.m. No fee for USATF-NE members, $5.00 for all others. Bring your entry form to the meet. (Entry form attached.)

Please send an email indicating your intent to compete to office@usatfne.org.

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