Weekly Wag

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

Injury Questions for Finish Line Physical Therapy

  • Have an ache or pain? Ask a physical therapy professional about it here to receive advice ASAP!  http://bit.ly/DWRTinjuryq

Running Warehouse Discount

If you shop for running gear at http://www.runningwarehouse.com, make sure to use the team discount code for 15% off. If it doesn’t work online, some brands don’t allow it through the site, but you can get the discount if you call in your order.

Discount here:  https://www.meetup.com/dashing-whippets/messages/boards/thread/10793056

Cross country spikes can be found for a great deal with the discount!

Hurricane Harvey Fundraising

The team is raising funds for the American Red Cross for Hurricane relief. Check out the crowdrise site here:  https://www.crowdrise.com/o/en/team/dwrt-run-for-hurricane-harvey-relief/dwrt

We have hit our goal of $1000 and will send a check of what we receive plus $250 from the team to the American Red Cross early next week. Thank you to everyone who has given and you can still give!

Updates

Results

Results – thanks a ton to Martina, who is writing up the results! If you have any results and would like to be featured on our Weekly Wag, make sure to fill out the results form below.

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/

  • Ryan Hepworth placed 2nd OA at the Celic Run 4 Miler in Staten Island, running a PR time of 22:14. Coach Chris Forti took 6th place OA (1st AG), finishing in 23:26.

2017 Points Races

Apparel

Team tech shirts are here, only $20, and available at Finish Line PT. Singlets and long sleeved shirts are $20. Jackets are $80 (note: these are available at Custom Performance). To order gear:

Training Plans

The Dashing Whippets Running Team thanks our 2017 Partners for their generous support: Finish Line Physical Therapy, Custom Performance, Upper East Orthopaedics PC, RunnerClinicNYC, Body Balance Integrated Massage Therapy, SDL Sports & Performance Chiropractic, Bauer Dental Arts, Lori Weisenfeld, DPM, Dermalmedix, HomeAdvisor.com, and Brooklyn Roasting Company.

Follow us on:

Instagram:  http://instagram.com/dashingwhippets
Twitter:  http://twitter.com/dashingwhippets
Facebook Page:  http://facebook.com/dashingwhippets
Facebook Group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/dashingwhippets/

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

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *