USA Masters Track and Field

NORTHWEST REGION

IN THIS REGION

STATES:ALASKA, IDAHO, MONTANA, OREGON, UTAH, WASHINGTON, WYOMING

• REGIONAL WEBSITE: USATF NW Masters

• ASSOCIATION
S: Alaska | Montana | Oregon | Utah | WA- Pacific NW | WA- Inland NW | Wyoming | Snake River

• CLUB
S: Oregon Track Club Masters , Club Northwest , Comets Track Club Masters
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CONTACTS
Rose Schlewitz, Region Coordinator

ABOUT

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REGIONAL EVENTS
June 27-28, 2009
NW Regional Championships
Mt Hood CC, Gresham Oregon
(see NW Masters Web site)

2008 REGION REPORT
1. Northwest Region Championships

2008 Meet - July 19-20 2008
- Host Post Club - Seattle Masters Track Club, Pacific Northwest Association
- Program listed Region Records; region funds allocated
- One hundred forty competed
- Thirty-two new records set or established
- Athletes meeting held at conclusion of first day of meet

2009 Meet - June 27-28 Mt Hood CC, Gresham Oregon
- Host Club - Portland Masters Track Club, Oregon Association

2. Northwest Region Records
- Northwest Region Records updated by Jim Schlewitz.
- Updated Records through 2008 are available on-line at www.nwmtf.oregonathletes.org

3. USATF Track & Field Clinic - September 13, 2008 at South Eugene High School, Eugene OR
- Clinic Director - Becky Sisley
- Clinicians - Dick Brown - Middle Distance, Judy Heller-Racewalk, Brad Hudson - Distance, Kelly Blair LaBounty - Hurdles and Long Jump, Gary Stenlund - Javelin, George Walcott - Sprints
- Participants - 39 registered, from age 13 years to 75 years

4. Region Funds: $2500 allocated
Expenses:
$500.00 - NW Region Meet
$855.50 - Awards
$500.00 - T&F Clinic
$241.46 - Coordinator’s meet expenses
Total Expenses - $2096.46

5. Northwest Region Website - www.nwmtf.oregonathletes.org
- Webmaster: Jim Schlewitz updates the website at the request of NW Region Coordinator
- Website content: contact information for Regional Advisory Group; USATF Associations in Region with contact information; Region Championship meet records; event calendar for t&f meets in Region and National; websites links are provided.

6. 2009 Masters Track and Field Meet Schedule
- March 20-22 USATF National Indoors Potomac Valley, Landover, MD
- May 30 tentative High Desert Classic Bend, OR
- June 6 tentative Seattle Parks Meet West Seattle Stadium, Seattle WA
- June 27-28 Northwest Region Masters Championships and Oregon Assn. Championships Mt Hood CC Gresham, OR
- July 9-12 USATF National Outdoors University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI
- July 28-Aug 8 World Masters Athletes Championships Lahti, Finland www.world-masters-athletics.org
- August 1-15 National Senior Games Association Palo Alto, CA www.thesportscorp.org

2009 USATF NORTHWEST REGION MASTERS
Association Chairs, Masters Membership, Association Championships

ALASKA ASSOCIATION #56
Masters Chair: Ron Downy
- Three USATF clubs with master athletes membership
- 36 Masters USATF members
- Total masters athletes membership = 36
Females 30-39 = 2 Females 40+ = 10
Males 30 39 = 8 Males 40+ = 16
- Association Championships - June 25 & 26, 2008

INLAND NORTHWEST ASSOCIATION #35
Masters Chair Men: Jeff Schaller
Masters Chair Women: Laurie Chadwick
- Eighteen USATF clubs with Masters Athletes membership
- 196 Total Masters USATF Members
Males = 131 Females = 65
- Association Championships - June 14, Spokane WA

MONTANA ASSOCIATION #31
Masters Athletics Committee
Masters Chair: Dave Skelton
- Eight clubs with Masters Athletes membership
- Association Championships June 12-14, Missoula MT

OREGON ASSOCIATION #37
Masters Chair: Rose Schlewitz
- Thirty-five USATF clubs with Masters Athletes membership
- 537 Masters Athletes members
Males = 394 Females = 142
- Association Championships August 2-3, Eugene, OR

PACIFIC NORTHWEST ASSOCIATION #36
Masters Chair: George Mathews
- Twenty-two clubs with Masters Athletes membership
- Association championships July 19-20, Seattle WA

SNAKE RIVER ASSOCIATION #54
Masters Chair: Jack Ward, JR
- Eight USATF clubs with Masters Athletes membership
- Association Championship June 12-14, Nampa, ID

UTAH ASSOCIATION #34
Masters Chair: Tony Glover
- Nine USATF clubs with Masters Athletes memberships
- Association Championships June 25-28, Salt Lake City, UT

WYOMING ASSOCIATION #50
Wyoming is not a member of USATF
Contact person: Mark Hileman
- Association Championship 5/31/08 - 6/1/08, Casper, WY
- One club with Masters Athletes memberships
Wyoming Senior Games
Jim Eggenberger (Jim is a member of the NW Reg Advisory Board)

LINKS
USATF NW MASTERS WEB SITE
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