2016 USATF New England Race Walk Grand Prix Standings Updated

The 2016 USATF New England Race Walk Grand Prix standings have been updated to include the Pepperell Trail Trail 8K.

The next 2016 USATF New England Race Walk Grand Prix event will be the USATF-CT 10000m Racewalking

Championships in Clinton, CT on Sunday, October 30th. More information for the championships can be found at http://www.usatf-ct.org/index.php/2016/09/15/racewalking-clinic-sept-25th-in-clinton-championships-october-30th/.

Men:
1. Bob Keating                  344.50 (4 races)
2. Ed O’Rourke                 318.98 (4 races)
3. Spencer Dunn              313.02 (4 races)
4. Brian Savilonis              295.98 (4 races)
5. Stephen Peckiconis     290.10 (4 races)
6. Nolan Allen                   285.91 (4 races)
7. Charlie Mansbach        279.55 (4 races)
8. Larry Epstein               137.52 (2 races)
9. Matthew Forgues          80.39 (1 race)
10. Trevor Judd                 76.33 (1 race)
11. Clyde Wilder                73.97 (1 race)
12. Nicholas Parrot           72.03 (1 race)
13. Tom Knatt                   68.26 (1 race)
14. Spencer Linscott        67.83 (1 race)
15. Gustave Davis            67.14 (1 race)

Women:
1. Kayla Allen                316.11 (4 races)
2. Maegan Allen             311.10 (4 races)
3. Siana Emery             290.97 (4 races)
5. Moira Burgess          200.30 (3 races)
6. Val Vaitones              180.60 (3 races)
7. Maryanne Daniel      157.11 (2 race)
8. Sydney Sirois           146.96 (2 races)
9. Holly Lindoe              141.81 (2 races)
10. Hayley Bickford        140.32 (2 races)
11. Alessia Caira            134.77 (2 races)
12. Holly Wenninger       132.71 (2 races)
13. Elizabeth Larsen        69.58 (1 race)
14. Lilyan Cohen              68.85 (1 race)

Results: Pepperell Rail Trail 4K/8K

Pepperell, MA
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Weather: clear, cool 55 degrees

8k men
1. Nolan Allen             45:15
2. Ed O’Rourke          47:34
3. Brian Savilonis        52:50
4. Charlie Mansbach   59:05
5. Clyde Wilder           62:37

8k women
1. Maegan Allen         47:16
2. Val Vaitones            52:26
3. Holly Wenninger     55:35
4. Ann Neuberg          66:00

4k women
1. Melissa Monaghan  33:35

Judges: Bill and Joanne Harriman, Ed Vaitones, Rich McElvery
Special thanks to Bill and Joanne Harriman for hosting the race and post-race pot luck lunch.

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Results: USATF New England Open & Masters Championships

USATF New England Open & Masters Championships
College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Weather: Sunny, 80 degrees

Mixed 3000 Meter Race Walk

1. Ed O’Rourke           M54 New England Walkers      16:17.84
2. Robert Keating        M69 New England Walkers      16:56.92
3. Maryanne Daniel     W58 Connecticut RW              17:41.20
4. Carol Bendall           W57 Fleet Feet Sports            18:05.02
5. Brian Savilonis         M66 New England Walkers     19:00.62
6. Charles Mansbach   M71 New England Walkers     21:37.25
7. Thomas Knatt           M75 New England Walkers     22:59.68
8. Gustave Davis          M78 Connecticut RW              24:23.55
— Stephen Peckiconis  M57 Cambridge Sports U            DQ

Results: 2016 Bay State Games, 3000m

2016 Bay State Games, 3000m
Tufts University, Medford, MA
Saturday, July 9, 2016
Weather: Overcast, 63-degrees, occasional drizzle

Mixed 3000 Meter Race Walk
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1. Allen, Nolan                   M16 Arlington, MA         15:20.86
2. Allen, Maegan                W18 Arlington, MA         15:24.37
3. Peckiconis, Stephen      M57 Roslindale, MA        17:45.22
4. Epstein, Larry                M57 Stoneham, MA        18:36.86
5. Savilonis, Brian              M66 Princeton, MA         18:41.63
6. Vaitones, Valentina         W19 Derry, NH               19:26.47
7. Mansbach, Charles        M71 Waban, MA             21:03.96

Start of the 2016 Bay State Games 3000m race walk.

Start of the 2016 Bay State Games 3000m race walk.


President Ed O'Rourke congratulates Bay State champions Nolan and Maegan Allen.

President Ed O’Rourke congratulates Bay State champions Nolan and Maegan Allen.

Results: Seacoast USATF-NE Grand Prix Race Walk

Seacoast USATF-NE Grand Prix Race Walk
Portsmouth High School, Portsmouth, NH
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Weather: 54F, overcast, windy from the west

3000 Meter Race Walk
Isabelle Trefts (age 12) 17:46.0

5000 Meter Race Walk – Women
Maegan Allen (17) 28:07.3
Val Vaitones (19) 33:22.8

5000 Meter Race Walk – Men
Ed O’Rourke  (54) 27:28.80
Nolan Allen  (16) 27:59.4
Bob Keating  (69) 28:44.2
Stephan Mayeux (51) 29:55.6
Kioshi Imai (58) 33:08.9

Thank you to today’s Judges: Tom Menendez, Justin Kuo, Rich McElvery, Steve Vaitones.
Thank you to the volunteer lap counters.
Thank you to the sponsor of today’s race: Seacoast Dream Dentistry, Portsmouth, NH.

Award winners of the 2016 Seacoast Racewalk: Val Vaitones, Isabelle Trefts, Maegan Allen, Nolan Allen, Ed O'Rourke, and Bob Keating.

Award winners of the 2016 Seacoast Racewalk: Val Vaitones, Isabelle Trefts, Maegan Allen, Nolan Allen, Ed O’Rourke, and Bob Keating.

Seacoast 3000m/5000m, May 15th, Portsmouth NH

The first outdoor New England RW Grand Prix event of 2016 will be the Seacoast 3000m/5000m in Portsmouth NH on Sunday May 15th, at the Portsmouth High School track. Registration will open at 9 a.m., and both races will start at 10 a.m.

The Seacoast USATF-NE GP Race Walk is hosted by the New England Walkers. We welcome anyone interested in the sport of race walking—please come! If can’t compete consider helping out, lap counters are always needed.

(Entry form attached)

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Results: USATF New England Indoor Open Championships

Harvard University, Boston MA
Sunday, February 21, 2016

Women 3000 Meter Race Walk
1. Kayla Allen          Unattached ME (HS)       14:59.40
2. Maegan Allen         New England Walkers (HS) 15:05.17
3. Holly Lindoe         Franklin Pierce Univ     16:36.46
4. Moira Burgess        Unattached ME (HS)       17:49.90

Men 3000 Meter Race Walk
1. Spencer Dunn         Unattached ME (HS)       14:31.15
2. Edward O'Rourke III  New England Walkers      15:47.08
3. Robert Keating       New England Walkers      16:36.44
-- Stephen Peckiconis   Cambridge Sports Union   DQ

Judges: Tom Eastler, Tom Knatt, Steve Vaitones, Rich McElvery, Justin Kuo
(Photo credit: Melissa Monaghan)
Spencer Dunn, Ed O'Rourke, Maegan Allen, Kayla Allen

Spencer Dunn, Ed O’Rourke, Maegan Allen, Kayla Allen

Updated: USATF-NE RW Grand Prix Standings

The 2016 USATF New England Race Walk Grand Prix standings have been updated to include last weekend’s USATF East Region and New England Championships.

The next Grand Prix event will be the USATF New England Indoor Open Championships at Harvard University on Sunday, February 21st. More information can be found at http://www.usatfne.org/track/2015-indoors.html

The current standings after three races:

Men
Ed O’Rourke               162.65
Spencer Dunn            156.16
Stephen Peckiconis     146.56
Bob Keating                 86.11
Brian Savilonis              73.22
Nolan Allen                  69.96
Charlie Mansbach         69.90
Larry Epstein                68.66

Women
Kayla Allen                159.46
Maegan Allen            153.09
Sydney Sirois            146.96
Siana Emery              144.26
Moira Burgess           132.92
Holly Lindoe                72.10
Hayley Bickford           68.41
Alessia Caira               66.88
Holly Wenninger          65.51

Results: USATF East Region & New England Master’s Meet

Providence Career & Technical High School
Providence, RI
Sunday, January 31, 2016

Mixed 3000m Race Walk
1. Dave Talcott       M55 Shore AC               14:15.88 
2. Maegan Allen       W17 New England Walkers    15:26.97
3. Edward O'Rourke    M54 unattached             15:42.94
4. Robert Keating     M68 New England Walkers    16:40.38
5. Stephen Peckiconis M56 Cambridge Sports Union 17:32.73
6. Larry Epstein      M57 New England Walkers    18:39.41
7. Brian Savilonis    M65 New England Walkers    18:58.03
8. Holly Wenninger    W51 unattached             20:05.54
9. Charles Mansbach   M71 New England Walkers    21:18.50
-- Pat Yingling       W71 unattached             DNF

Judges: Tom Knatt, Rich McElvery, Steve Vaitones, Ron Boemker
Dave Talcott, Ed O'Rourke, Maegan Allen

Dave Talcott, Ed O’Rourke, Maegan Allen

Results: GBTC Invitational Track Club Meet

Gordon Track, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Mixed 3000 Meter Race Walk
1. Dunn, Spencer M17 Unattached 14:26.86
2. Allen, Kayla W16 LA Racewalkers 14:37.40
3. Allen, Maegan W17 New England 15:09.57
4. Allen, Nolan M15 New England 16:01.78
5. Lindoe, Holly W20 Franklin Pierce 16:03.48
6. Sirois, Sydney W16 LA Racewalkers 16:40.61
7. Emery, Siana W17 LA Racewalkers 16:54.13
8. Peckiconis, Stephen M56 CSU 17:06.68
9. Caira, Alessia W14 Waltham Track 17:57.40
10. Burgess, Moira W15 LA Racewalkers 18:13.17