Taylor Ewert was named the 2020 Gatorade HS Track & Field Athlete of the Year. She is the 1st Race Walker to ever win this award. Watch the video of her surprise presentation below.
The Harrier TC and Amberly Melendez have announced a $250 grant for 2 athletes to attend and compete in the 2021 USATF Junior Olympics in Jacksonville, Florida, starting July 26th. Applications should be submitted immediately. Full details available here. Information
Spend some time learning about the commitment to excellence required to achieve great results as an athlete from many time Team USA member, Emmanuel “Natos” Corvera, as he talks about preparing for the Tokyo Olympics. Listen to the On the
USATF has announced a new Virtual Youth Summer Challenge event to take place from July 10 – July 31, 2020. The event will include a 1 Mile Race Walk. USATF members receive a discounted price of $10, while non-USATF members
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 our event’s athletes when making a big deal
Super Fans always argue as to what is the best performance ever in an event. Race Walking is no different than any other event in Track & Field. Two things that makes it a little harder to determine the winner
Colleges have announced that they’ve begun seeking athletes for the 2021-2022 Freshman class already. To help them identify the top returning Race Walkers around the country, we’ve put together a list of the top 22 athletes across the US. They’re
In a Covid-19 shortened competitive year, it does regrettably make selecting the Bruce MacDonald Athlete of the Year Award winners much easier. No major national championships were contested and the outdoor season effectively did not occur. None of that lessens
Please join us on our Strava Club. This will allow you to interact with your friends, see how everyone is training and continue to progress as an athlete. Workout summaries will also be linked to the right side of the
Looking into the history of HS Race Walking, you will notice the name Ben Shorey, from Ellsworth, Maine, as the 2001 HS Athlete of the Year. Ben dominated the HS scene in 2000 & 2001, winning 4 of the 6
One of the most asked questions of coaches and other athletes is what shoes should I wear for Race Walking? There is no right answer for everyone, as each athlete has individual needs based upon their gait and foot shape.