Author: Stafford Whalen

CANADIAN RACEWALKING CHAMPIONSHIP IN MAY (VIRTUAL)

Noel Paine says: Encourage everyone to try and participate! Its more than a Virtual competition but a chance for our community to come together and an opportunity to promote the sport of racewalking and show what we can do! Racewalkers can sign up to the Ottawa Marathon  https://runottawa.ca/  and select an event and choose the […]

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Marcel Jobin 5km Racewalks – September 26, 2020

Results will be posted shortly. At least 3 new Canadian Masters Records were set.

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Virtual Racewalks – 20k

Congratulations to Kris Kozell, Teresa Chiozza and Anne de Thy for completing the three virtual Races – 5km/10km/20km Racewalks. Over the weekend of September 25-29 all 3 completed their 20km Virtual Racewalk. The goal was to finish the 20k not to race it hard as each walked alone. TIMES: Kris Kozell – age 67 – […]

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Sanctioned Racewalking Events are finally happening again!

Track & Field, X-Country and RACEWALKING events are Back in Action. Date: September 20, 2020: Event: Fall Field Fest, Mohawk Sports Park, 1100 Mohawk Rd. E., Hamilton, Ontario. contact: Steven Fife. Events: 800m/1,500m/3,000m/5,000m Racewalks.   Date: September 26, 2020: Event: Marcel Jobin 1/2 Marathon & 5km Racewalk. Trois Rivieres, Quebec. Field of 40 athletes (max).

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VIRTUAL 10KM RACEWALKS

RESULTS: August 22, 2020    Location: High Park, Toronto and streets of Calgary for Teresa. Faith Lee – age 60:   10km – 1:10:13 (5km split – 34:57). Age performance = 73.74% Anne de Thy – age 67:   10km – 1:11:02 (5km split – 34:54) Age performance = 80.19% Teresa Chiozza – age 70:   10km – […]

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Anne de Thy – Thinks and Walks outside the box

Anne de Thy sent me her most recent workout. It was not what I expected but I should have known she would come up with another way to racewalk without coming in contact with other people. Peddle on GIRL ! Coach Stafford 2020 bike workout IMG_0614

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ONE HOUR RACEWALK

The One Hour Racewalk was to be held in the Ottawa area on March 29, 2020. Due to COVID-19, The event was changed to a One Hour Virtual Racewalk. Athletes were allowed to do their One Hour Racewalk or power walk in the Park, on a track, on the Tread Mill, etc. So far 37 […]

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Event Cancellations

COVID-19: All sporting events have been cancelled until further notice. Events: May 31st Art Keay & AO 10k Champs. postponed. Late summer or fall date TBC June 13th Marcel Jobin walks postponed. New date – Sept. 26th June 12-14 Canadian Masters Championships, Regina, have been cancelled. July 3-5 Ontario Masters Championships, Toronto, have been cancelled. […]

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Welland Race Results & PHOTOS

The Welland Racewalks which were the Athletics Ontario 10 and 20k Champs are now posted in the Results section. Thanks to Dan Slovitt a good selection of Photos are also posted….enjoy.

2019 Alberta Racewalk Championships – Sept. 7th

Teresa Chiozza of the Ontario Racewalkers & Heartland Racewalkers completed the Alberta 10k Championships finishing in 3rd place with a time of 1:09:19 a great finish to the year. She has her eyes set on the 2020 Worlds in Toronto next July.

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