YiR – WMA Regional Championship (EMACS)

Year in Review – EMACS 2017 The 20th European Masters Athletics Championships Stadia were held July 27 – August 6 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark. Over 3,300 athletes participated representing 42 countries. Athletes from South Africa, Israel, Canada, USA and New Zealand were welcomed at the championship. Always a premier competition…

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YiR – WMA Regional Championship (NCCWMA)

Year in Review – NCCWMA Championships The 2017 NCCWMA Championships were held August 11th through 13th in Toronto, Ontario, CAN.Bolstered by an organizational tour de force, the North America-Central America- Caribbean Regional Championship furnished a dynamic summary of world-class masters competition.Nearly 1000 athletes representing 26 countries, including most North American…

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38th Japan Open Masters Athletics Championships

What a spectacular event! Almost 2,300 athletes were registered for this championship which was shortened from three to two days due to impending typhoon. The event was a huge success in spite of this with many great competitions. Dozens of championship records as well as twenty-two Japan and one World…

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2017 World Records

What a year so far!!! 100 individual stadia records were set this year as of October 1st report (click to see all records). Most know Anthony Whiteman (5 – M45 records) and Kathy Martin (6 – W65 records) obliterated records this year. Did you know that Carol Lafayette Boyd (W75)…

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What’s new in the rankings?

Continuing yesterday’s post about the newsletters, today’s post includes two of the requested newsletter features. “By the Numbers” is the month’s statistics and how we measure how the lists are progressing. Most performances are inserted from complete meet results found on the web and national rankings lists either from collaborative…

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Recent noteworthy performances

What about the newsletter? Many have become accustomed to MastersRankings’ monthly newsletter and it has evolved with your feedback and requests. Don’t worry, it won’t go away! The features you’ve requested will continue: Meet Promotions – Information you may not have known about competitions including special facets worth considering participation….

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Huntsman World Senior Games

With the sensory pleasing backdrop of stunning St. George and its surrounding expanse as a motivational pull for competitors, North America’s foremost fall meet, the iconic Huntsman Senior Games concluded its mid-October gathering with the usual output of quality performances. Fifty-three-year-old Lithuanian native Neringa Jakstiene, a former youth hurdler who…

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It starts tomorrow

News, Training Tips, Competition Info and More Starts Tomorrow. You have told us you want to know what’s going on, where you can compete, how you can improve, what WMA, Regions & Affiliates (like USATF MTF, CMA & AMA) are doing and want to know more about your peers. MastersRankings.com…

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Send your news – people will see it!!!

Have news people want to see?  Send it to us and we’ll post it to this news site.  National Masters News & MastersRankings.com strive to help our sport.  We are thrilled to be working together to fill a need within Masters Athletics, aka Track & Field, to provide you with news,…

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Nothing’s going to stop us now!

Amazing progress! You got this much closer to the goal. We’ll make it!!! This chart shows how much you have accomplished. A little more effort like everyone has done over the past few months and we’ll make it!!! We started publicizing the need in June. Since then, you’ve contributed 80%…

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