Groundhog Day In Race Walking

Saturday Feb 4th. It felt like I was Bill Murray in Groundhog Day. Once, twice, three times, I had to update the US #1 performer on the 1500m Indoor Lists. At least I didn’t bump into my old classmate Ned

2022 Bruce MacDonald HSRW Athlete of the Year Awards

The 2022 year saw a return to deeper levels of competitive Race Walking all over the USA. After 2 years of diminished results from COVID, it looks like our event has rebounded well. Congratulations go directly to the coaches who

Where Are They Going, 2023 Edition

Signings have started for the 2023 school year. Always of interest is where the graduates from any year are going to continue their academic and athletic careers in college. Most of the major sites covering Track & Field, regrettably, ignore

2021 VA Showcase

January 14-17, at the VA Beach Sports Center, we’ll have the 6th edition of the VA Showcase Meet, which bills itself as the largest Indoor T&F Meet in the US. Surely, Covid has affected entries, but this should still be

2020 Yearly Review

Emmanuel “Natos” Corvera and Nick Christie review the 2020 season and all the issues that came up for athletes this year in the Race Walk. Topics covered are the short racing calendar, the change from 50 km to 35 km

2021 RW Standards

USATF has released it’s Team USA qualifying standards for 2021. Because of Covid continuing to be an issue, things will look different this year. Here’s a basic explanation of the new things and other important items, as they relate to

Runner to Racewalker

Anthony Peters, the multi-time NAIA All-American, member of TeamUSA & 2014 HSRW Bruce MacDonald Athlete of the Year has released his Introductory Podcast. In this edition, Peters details his introduction to both running and race walking and talks about how

Dear Santa

Here is the short list of things we are asking for this Christmas. We were very good in 2020. You can check your nice list, we are not on the naughty one. Race Walking in every HS State Championship Race

Feb – March RW Events

Our preliminary listing of RW events for February – March Date Distance Meet Name Facility 2/6 3000m CIU Outdoor/Indoor Columbia International Univ 2/13 Mile Millrose Games The Armory 2/14 1500m TFCUSA Indoor National Championship Birmingham Crossplex 3/11 – 3/14 Mile