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

Durrant Wins AAU Ferrell Award

Heather Durrant, fresh off of her double wins at the AAU Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, was recognized as having the Outstanding Performance of the competition. Durrant won the 3000m Race Walk in 14:03.32 on Day 2 (7/31) in

World U20 Champs

Team USA sent 2 women, Angelica Harris & Talia Green, to Cali, Colombia to compete in the World U20 Track & Field Championships in the 10000m Race Walk. Angelica is a veteran of international competition, having competed in the World

LTAD in Race Walking

Race Walking, while traditionally kept outside the “normal” opportunity zones for long term athlete development, displays the same pattern of growth to achieve standing at the national or international level of competition. Athletes reaching the level of competency to compete

Coach Amberly Melendez

The budding cross country/track & field programs at Pratt Community College have added yet another accomplished coach to its ranks, hiring Amberly Melendez as an assistant. A former North American Central American Caribbean (NACAC) U23 silver medalist, Melendez will assist

Coach AC Jaime

July 23, 2020 will be remembered for many things, but in the Race Walk community, it will be mostly for the passing of a giant, Coach AC Jaime of the South Texas Walking Club, aka The Turtles. Coach, or AC,