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7/12/09 Complete results for the 2009 USATF National Masters Championships in Oshkosh, WI....
7/12/09

Five more records broken on the final day of competition at the USATF National Masters Championships in Oshkosh, WI....

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7/11/09

At the USATF National Masters Championships today, Sabra Harvey dominated the 800 meters for women age 60-64, running 2:34.66 to shatter the world record of 2:36.95....

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7/10/09

Three World records were set today at USA Masters Track & Field Championships in Oshkosh, WI: W75 Audry Lary ran the 400m meters in 1:27.41, W45 Karen Steen ran the 2000m steeplechase in 7:07.49, and M95 Leland McPhie long jumped 1.93m.  Several American masters records were also broken....

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7/9/09

Two M95-99 American records were set today at USA Masters Track & Field Championships in Oshkosh, WI: Frank Levine of Norristown, PA ran the 5,000 meters in 50:10.56 and Leland McPhie of San Diego, CA threw the shot 6.87m....

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7/6/09

Five Olympians, 45 world champions, three 95-year-olds among entrants for 2009 USA Masters Championships ...

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7/4/09

New world records in the pole vault for M60 John Altendorf (4.02m) and W70 Becky Sisley (2.2m) in Gresham, OR ...

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7/1/09

Two American age-group records were set at the USATF East Region Masters Championships, by Frank Levine and Neni Lewis. Frank ran the M95 400m in 3:19.56. Neni improved her own W45 superweight record, reaching 10.34 meters (33-11 1/4)...

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6/27/09

Ken Stone receives TAVWA national award as for top track and field blog...

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6/15/09

Carmen Troncoso sets W50 3K American record at the Portland Track Festival in 10.10.01...

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6/09/09

Leland McPhie sets two M95 world records at S. California Association Championships:  high jump .91m and triple jump 3.94m...

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6/08/09

New pole vault World Records: at San Diego State University, Nadine O'Connor W65 3.17m and at Clermont, Florida, Joe Johnston M65 3.77m...

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6/06/09 American Record breaking performances at the Pasadena Senior Games: Bill Moremen M80 5K RW (33:50.70) and George Feinstein M95 400m (3:39.64)...
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5/31/09 New pole vault ecords: Nadine O'Connor (W65 WR 3.15m), Becky Sisley (W70 AR 2.20m), and Don Islet (M70 AR 3.21m)...
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5/29/09 Myrle Mensey breaks two W60 American throws records at the Steel Throwers Open ...
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5/27/09 Nadine O'Connor named USATF Athlete of the Week ...
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5/25/09 Marie-Louise Michelsohn breaks the W65 American 10K Record in 44:47.58 at the USATF Pacific Association Championships meet...
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5/24/09 Nadine O'Connor breaks the W65 World Record with 3.13m pole vault at Southern California Stiders meet...
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5/14/09 Dudley Healy Masters Hall of Fame distance runner dies at age 95...
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5/10/09 Roald Bradstock breaks M45 javeling American Records with 72.49 throw at the Georgia Invitatioinal...
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5/8/09 Harvey Lewellen sets four M80 throwing American Records at the Seattle Spring Fling...
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5/2/09 Entry deadline for 2009 WMA World Masters Track & Field Championships is May 15, just two weeks away....
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4/25/09 Houston Elite TC breaks M55 4x400m ET with 3:41.07 at Penn Relays...
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4/25/09 Central Park TC breaks M50 4x100m with 44.47 at Penn Relays...
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4/18/09 Monica Joyce breaks W50 5000m 1500 with 16:19.51 at Mt. SAC relays...
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4/5/09 Suzi MacLeod sets a W75 mile American Record with 8:54.80 at the Pepsi Inivitational in Eugene, OR...
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4/5/09 M40 Jeff Hongo wins masters mile at Johnny Mathis Invitational with 4:47.99...
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3/25/09 Sumi Onodera-Leonard has been named USA Track & Field's Athlete of the Week after setting two world records in the W80 age-division in winning four events at the 2009 USA Masters Indoor Track and Field Championships at Prince George's Sports and Learning Center in Landover, Md.....
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3/23/09 Official result of the 2009 USA Masters Indoor Track and Field Championships at Prince George's Sports and Learning Center in Landover, Md are now posted on-line .....
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3/16/09 Bill Collins, Kay Glynn & Kathryn Martin have been named 2008 Male & Female Masters T&F Athletes of the Year; rankings webmasters John Seto wins Distinguished Service Award, 22 other age group winners named....
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3/12/09 M70 Emil Pawlik (5956), M75 Bob Hewitt (6273), M55 Bill Murray (6122) and W60 Phil Raschker (7003) set new world bests at USATF Indoor Heptathlon Championships in Kenosha, Wisconson....
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3/04/09 Entries for the 2009 Indoor Masters T&F Championships coming up Mar 20-22 have reached an all time high of 850....
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3/04/09 All athletes invited to the Athletes Meeting at the Masters Indoor T&F Championships, 6:30pm Saturday, March 21 at the Holiday Inn in Landover, MD...
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3/03/09 Competition schedule for the 2009 Masters Outdoor T&F Championships in Oshkosh, WI are now posted...
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3/03/09 Jeff Brower selected to oversee Masters T&F All-American Standards...
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3/02/09 Tony Young breaks M45 indoor 1500m WR  with 3:57.91 at USATF Indoor Nationals...
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3/02/09 Entry deadline for 2009 USATF Indoor Masters Championships is March 5...
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2/17/09 At age 57, former distance  star Henry Rono enters 800m and mile at USATF Masters Indoor Championships...
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2/16/09 2009 Masters Track & Field Indoor Championships to be held March 20-22 in Landover, MD, entry info and other news...
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2/15/09 Masters sprinter Tony Deatherage dies at age 72....
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2/15/09 M45 Tony Young runs 1:55.7 800m indoors at the University of Washington Husky Invitational...
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2/8/09 M65 weight thrower George Mathews tops own indoor world record with 19.93m (65 ft 4 3/4 in)... Read
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2/6/09 Hall of Famer Payton Jordan, one of the most prolific masters record-setters in history and certainly our greatest age-group sprinter, died of cancer yesterday at his new home in Laguna Hills... Read
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1/31/09 M45 Tony Young runs 4:13.25 mile indoors at the University of Washington...
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1/30/09 W35 Stacy Dragila breaks world indoor age pole vault record with 4.61m ( 15-1 1/2 ft) at Milrose Games... Read
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1/29/09 Alisa Harvey and Nolan Shaheed top age graded runners at 2009 Hartshorne Mile... Read
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1/28/09 Mary Roman breaks W70 indoor American Record with 8.15m (26-9 ft) shot put throw at Dartmouth Relays... Read
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1/24/09 George Mathews breaks the M65 indoor world record with a weight throw of 19.33m (63-5 ft) at Washington State University... Read
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1/22/09 USATF Masters Track and Field Chair Gary Snyder launches his new blog "View From The Chair"... Read
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1/22/09 2009 Masters Track & Field National Indoor Championships schedule posted on-line... Read
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1/02/09 M45 Paul Sinatra tops masters at 2009 Pole Vault Summit in Sparks, Nevada... Read
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