USATF Pacific Race Walking
The Pacific Association has an active Race Walk Committee representing Race Walk Clubs, and an annual series of events that make up the Pacific Association’s Race Walk Grand Prix.
PLEASE CLICK ON the “Schedule/Results/GP Standings” link to the right for the latest information on the schedule of events (including REGISTRATION FORMS), results of recent races, and standings in the Grand Prix series.
The next races of the 2017 Race Walking Grand Prix season will be:
Sunday, 23 April 2017 – 3,000-meter Grand Prix and Western Region USATF 3,000-meter Championships,
Mount Diablo High School, Concord, California. HERE IS THE REGISTRATION FORM. The women’s race starts at 9:00 a.m., and the men’s race starts at 9:30 a.m. Race-day registration is from 8:00 to 8:45 a.m.
Sunday, 4 June 2017 – 1,500-meter Grand Prix,
Location to be determined. There will be women’s and men’s races as part of the Pacific Association Masters Track and Field Championships. Please note that the race walks will be open to anyone 14 years old and older. Please check the Pacific Associaiton website for updates and registration information.
Here is Bill Robinson’s video of the one-hour postal race in 2016 (a three-minute clip from both the ground and a drone).
Another race walk of interest to all athletes:
Saturday, 1 April 2017 – Chabot Invitational Track & Field Meet, with 5,000-meter race walk,
Chabot College, 25555 Hesperian Boulevard, Hayward, CA 94545. See
http://highspeedtiming.com/chabot/[highspeedtiming.com] for entry and other details. The combined men’s and women’s race walk will be the first event of the day, starting at 9:00 a.m.. Please arrive by 8:30 a.m. Please contact Ken Grace
Below you will find a listing of the PA Race Walk-specific news, and to the right is a list of upcoming events and below that are helpful links.
PA Race Walking Latest News
Elite Athlete Grants The application for Elite Athlete Training Grants for 2017 is now available on the Pacific Association USATF Foundation web page. The application must be received by Feb. 1, 2017. Grants will be awarded by March 1.