Weekly Wag

Welcome to this week’s edition of our weekly news and events roundup of all things Whippet-related.

The Dashing Whippets Running Team thanks our 2016 Team Sponsors for their generous support of the club: RunnerClinicNYC, Brooklyn Roasting Company, and Fitletic, Inc. 

Saturday Runs: Stay tuned for announcements regarding the Saturday run this week as we track the storm. If the wind and snow is projected to be very bad, we will cancel the runs by Friday mid-afternoon.

Manhattan Half Marathon: Please follow NYRR instructions regarding the half marathon on Sunday. They may turn it into a fun run if conditions are bad.

Updates

Results

  • Results – thanks a ton to Martina, who will be writing up the results going forward! If you have any results and would like to be featured on our Weekly Wag, make sure to email her.
  • Make sure to help us fill out our results database by entering your non-NYRR results here: http://www.dashingwhippets.org/race-result-submission-form/
  • At the NYRR Night at the Races 2016 Meet 1 last Thursday, Jeremy Shingleton represented the men in the 800m, finishing in 2:18.
  • For the women, Elizabeth Laseter (5:23 – 4th OA), Brigette Kolson (5:37 – 10th OA), and Caitleen Kahn (5:44) competed in the 1M distance while Cassie Wallace raced the 800m in 2:40.
  • At the Bermuda half marathon, Daniil Blinov came in 2nd in his AG and 12th overall with a time of1:29:37. That was after running a fast 10k just the day before!
  • Last Sunday, Richard Hildebrand ran a PR of 3:26:42 at the Houston Marathon.

Press Digest

Points Races

Training Plans

Apparel
Apparel sales are on hold temporarily!

Matt

More about Matt

Matt co-founder of the Dashing Whippets with Rich since May 2009. Matt has been running since joining his high school cross country team his sophomore year. Since being with the team, Matt has completed 3 marathons with a 2:57:24 PR at the 2013 Boston Marathon and many other races, including a 4:48 mile at the 2015 Fifth Avenue Mile and a 1:18:53 half marathon in the 2014 NYC Half Marathon. Matt lives in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn with his wife and twin daughters. Read more at Board of Directors

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