With the winter/indoor season almost done, it’s time for coaches and athletes to plan their spring & summer training and racing. This means finding the important races that will serve as qualifiers to for important events like The Penn Relays and USATF U20 Championships, which require an entry standard to compete.

In date order, here are the events on the East Coast which serve as the best options for high school aged walkers to achieve great times in great conditions and with quality officiating.

3/25Montreat Invite5000mBlack Mountain, NC10:00am
3/25Michta-Coffey Invite3000/5000/1500mLake Ronkonkoma, NY10:00am
4/16Tom Eastler Memorial1500/800/3000/5000mAugusta, ME11:00am

MeetFacility AddressEntry Link
Montreat InvitePulliam Stadium/Howard Fisher Memorial Field
191 Vance Avenue, Black Mountain NC, 28711
Direct Athletics
Michta-Coffey InviteSachem North HS
212 Smith Rd, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Tom Eastler MemorialCony HS/Taylor Harmon Track
60 Pierce Dr, Augusta, ME 04330
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