It’s been a while

Thank you to everyone reaching out over the past several months. Sorry there haven’t been many posts or newsletters (click to subscribe). You may know that, since taking on compiling World Rankings in 2014, I have been working on many things at once like developing relationships, increasing awareness for the…

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15 World Records Set at USATF Masters Championships!

The USATF Masters Indoor Championships in Landover, Maryland contested between March 16th and 18th was arguably the smoothest run meet in USATF Masters history. The process used to organize and run this meet will be used going forward so athletes participating will have exceptional competition experience. A huge thank you…

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These Athletes Shined!

…and World Masters Athletics (WMA) recognized them (Kathy Martin, Bob Lida and 25 other athletes) as their 2017 Best Masters Athletes. WMA saw their annual Athlete of the Year honors were not sufficient considering there are so many athletes who deserve recognition for their outstanding efforts. The new Best Masters…

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Watry runs fantastic USATF Masters Heptathlon again!

Opportunities to compete are often rare for special masters events. Exceptional, world class events are even rarer. The 42 competitors at the USATF Indoor Masters Heptathlon Championships in Kenosha, WI (results here) this weekend were treated to another fantastic competition. Jeff Watry, 2017 David Pain award recipient, ran an extraordinary…

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van der Veeken and Johnson excel in Oceania Championships

The 8 day 19th Oceania Masters Athletics Championships (official results) in Dunedin, New Zealand concluded today with about 350 athletes competing. Arguably, the stars appear to be Clasina van der Veeken, W85 NZL, and Ron Johnson, M85 NZL, who each won 12 gold medals and one silver in individual events….

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4 More Records for Carol LaFayette-Boyd

When you meet Carol LaFayette-Boyd, you would never know she is a Track & Field legend. She further cemented her legendary status by bettering two world and two Canadian records this weekend at the 2018 Golden Bear Open in Edmonton, Alberta. Carol’s 3.97 in the long jump and 8.46 in…

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Groundbreaking Partnership with Canadian Masters Athletics

Canadian Masters Athletics (CMA) and MastersRankings.com are excited to announce a groundbreaking partnership. The CMA’s sponsorship of MastersRankings.com will allow free membership access to all CMA members in 2018. The CMA, Canada’s official national body responsible for Masters Athletic affairs,is recognized by World Masters Athletics, and is partnered with Athletics…

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World Rankings – Year in Review

Over 1.5 million performances by over 200,000 athletes from 189 countries! Actual numbers are here.It says a lot about how far this site has come. This site has been very much like re-building a bridge with almost constant traffic. Lists have been almost always available throughout the growth and development….

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What’s new in the rankings (November 2017)

Unfamiliar with World Masters Rankings site? Based on questions asked recently, it seems like many new people have visited the site over the past week. Here are 5 important things to know: You can get your performances listed by submitting them. They will be instantly listed once you are finished!…

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Rankings lists for everyone (and much more) – extended!

Yes, you can see the lists (and they change daily)! The past week has been enlightening. People have called and emailed from all over with comments, questions, complaints, suggestions, requests and more. Thank you! Your communications trigger change, corrections and improvements. Communications also give valuable insights. World Masters Rankings extends…

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