2019 David Pain Award Winner Mark Cleary

Mark Cleary is the 2019 David Pain Award Recipient! Mark has been a tireless promoter of masters track and field and his club, So Cal Track Club, for decades. He has competed in every masters outdoor championship for more than 30 years (since he turned 30). He founded the So…

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2019 USATF Masters Athlete of the Year

Very pleased to share the USATF announcement that Jeannie Rice has been named USATF Master Athlete of the Year!! Congratulations Jeannie! Jeannie Rice (Concord, Ohio), already the marathon world-record holder and American record holder in six events from the one mile to the marathon, turned to conquer the half-marathon in…

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2019 Event Group Athletes of the Year

Masters Event Group Athlete of the Year – Each year one master’s athlete, for men and for women, in each discipline are selected by the MTF Awards Committee based on performances during the prior year, the final decision regarding awards are made by the MTF selection committee. Congratulations to all…

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2019 Age Group Athletes of the Year

Age Group Athlete of the Year Awards – Male and female athletes are selected in each age group based on their performances during the preceding years of the indoor and outdoor season. Congratulations to these Age Group Athletes of the Year! ** The first listed Athlete is Winner and subsequent…

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Throws Awards

Masters Track & Field recognizes excellence in athletic performance and administrative contributions in the Throws community via several award and recognition programs. Throws awards: Lad Pataki Award – presented annually in honor of Ladislav Pataki. Ken Weinbel Award – awarded annually in honor of Ken Weinbel. Tom Gage Award – presented annually in honor…

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2018 David Pain co- winners are Christel and Jerry Donley!

Both Jerry and Christel have been World champions, American champions, and World and American record holders. It is our great pleasure to award them co-recipients of the David Pain Distinguished Service Award! Jerry Donley has been involved in Masters Track & Field since the mid-1970’s and during this period he…

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2018 Event Group and Overall Athletes of the Year!

The Masters Track & Field Awards sub-committee has announced their annual Event Group and Overall Athletes of the Year (AOY) awards. These awards are presented to outstanding masters track & field athletes each year at the annual Athletes Dinner held during the following USATF Masters Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The 2019 Outdoor Nationals…

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2018 Age Group Athletes of the Year Awards!

The Masters Track & Field Awards sub-committee has announced their annual athletes of the year (AOY) awards for age groups. These awards are presented to outstanding masters track & field athletes each year at the annual Athletes Dinner held during the following USATF Masters Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The 2019 Outdoor Nationals will be…

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