Pacific Assocation of USA Track and field

Elite Athletes

Elite Athletes

Meet your Athletes Committee Pacific Association Executive Board Representative, Athlete’s Chair Kendall Spencer (650-387-3565, [email protected]). Kendall, a San Mateo native, earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology with minors in business and sociology from the University of New Mexico. During this time he was active with NCAA governance issues. Spencer won a national championship in the indoor long jump in 2012, he earned First Team All-American honors in addition to numerous conference honors and has competed at the Olympic Trials. Learn more about Kendall in this January, 2018 Ted Talk “What Can We Learn From College Athletes?” YouTube presentation.

  • Definition of a USATF elite athlete: an athlete who has competed or who has qualified to compete in a USA National Track & Field Championship or U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
  • Below are links to Pacific Association elite athlete news, and to the right are links to information to assist you with your pursuit of athletic excellence.

News for Elite and Emerging-Elite PA/USATF Athletes

CLICK HERE to review reports about PA athletes at the 2016 Olympics.
Archived PA News


RR Napa Valley Marathon Women’s Race Won by PA’s Liza Reichert post race report (updated w/photo) courtesy of Mark Winitz

Posted by on Mar 6, 2019 in Cross Country, Elite Athlete, pausatf, Road Racing, Ultra Running | 0 comments

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RR Napa Valley Marathon Preview

Posted by on Feb 25, 2019 in Cross Country, Elite Athlete, Road Racing | 0 comments

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PA Assoc Officer election notification

Posted by on Feb 22, 2019 in Awards, Coach, coaching education, Cross Country, Elite Athlete, elite athlete grants, Masters LDR, Masters News, Masters T&F, Officials, Officials News, PA Masters TF News, Pacific Association USATF Foundation, pausatf, Race Walking, Road Racing, Track & Field, Ultra Running, uncategorized, Youth, Youth Coaches Corner Spotlight | 0 comments

Pacific Association Officer Elections The USATF Pacific Board of Directors nominations are open until Sunday, 24 March at 11:59pm.  The offices open for nomination are: President First Vice President Second Vice President Secretary Treasurer Nominees must be at least 18 years of age by June 1, a current member of the Association, and have attended at least four Board of Athletics meetings in the past three years before their nomination. If elected the members must also clear the SafeSport and NCSI background checks. Nominees must have a...

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MUT Formidable 50K Recap with Results, Photos, Videos

Posted by on Feb 19, 2019 in Cross Country, Elite Athlete, Masters LDR, pausatf, Road Racing, Road Racing News, Road Racing News, Ultra Running, Ultra Running News | 0 comments

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PA Association Recognition and Award nominations due 1 March

Posted by on Feb 13, 2019 in Coach, Cross Country, Elite Athlete, Masters LDR, Masters News, Masters T&F, Officials, Officials News, PA Masters TF News, Pacific Association USATF Foundation, Para Athletics, pausatf, Race Walking, Road Racing, Road Racing News, Track & Field, Ultra Running, Youth | 0 comments

All Executive Officers and Committee Chairs are encouraged to nominate those on your committee or with-in our Association for any of the Association Awards being presented at our 19 March BoA Meeting: Service Award Tom Moore Award Hall of Fame Click here for a full list of awards, criteria and past winners Nominations are due by Friday, 1 March to Awards Chair Leroy Milam: [email protected] Share this:Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)MoreClick...

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RR CIM Recap with Record-Breaking Stats!

Posted by on Jan 29, 2019 in Coach, Cross Country, Elite Athlete, Masters LDR, Masters News, Road Racing, Road Racing News, Road Racing News, Ultra Running, Ultra Running News | 0 comments

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RR   Runner’s World article on PA’s Jenny Hitchings

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in Elite Athlete, Masters LDR | 0 comments

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RR CIM Recap

Posted by on Dec 4, 2018 in Elite Athlete, Masters LDR, Road Racing, Road Racing News, Road Racing News, Track & Field, Ultra Running | 0 comments

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TF Kathy Hammond Inducted into Natl. TF Hall of Fame In-depth article by Bob Burns and USATF Interview

Posted by on Nov 28, 2018 in Elite Athlete, pausatf, Track & Field, Youth | 0 comments

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RR CIM announces DEEP men’s and women’s elite field

Posted by on Nov 15, 2018 in Elite Athlete, pausatf, Road Racing, Road Racing News, Road Racing News | 0 comments

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