Welcome to this week’s edition of our weekly news and events roundup of all things Whippet-related.
- Please come to the annual general meeting on Wednesday! We will be voting on the slate of board members at the meeting, so please come.https://www.meetup.com/
- The second points race, the Healthy Kidney 10k in April is nearing capacity: http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
- Congratulations to Jonathan Kline, who was named the USATF-NY Masters Male Long Distance Runner of the Year!
- If you get into the NYC Marathon, RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/
- Team Championships is now open: http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
- As is the Percy Sutton 5k (also a points race): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
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.
- At the Prospect Park Track Club Tree 10 Miler, Garret Burger (57:31) and Nick Grinlinton (58:15) placed 5th and 6th OA. Both Jeff Latz (1:00:45) and Troy Squire (1:02:25) placed 4th in their AG. Lauren Lopez (1:09:48) placed 3rd in her AG.
- Stephen Gnoza and Mike Miller represented us at the Black Canyon Ultras 100k, finishing in 13:23:54 and 13:56:44. Stephanie Gnoza competed in the 60K distance, finishing in 9:31:34.
2018 Points Races
1. Washington Heights 5K (3/4/2018) (full): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
2. UAE Healthy Kidney 10K (4/29/2018) (nearing capacity): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
3. Brooklyn Half (5/19/2018) (full): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
4. Queens 10K (6/16/2018): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
5. Team Champs (7/28/2018): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
6. Percy Sutton 5K (8/25/2018): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
7. NYRR 5th Avenue Mile (9/9/2018)
8. Bronx 10M (9/30/2018): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
9. Staten Island Half (10/14/2018): http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-
10. TCS NYC Marathon (11/4/2018) (register by 2/15!): https://www.tcsnycmarathon.
11. Ted Corbitt 15K (12/8/2018)
All of our apparel is now at one spot at our sponsor, Finish Line Physical Therapy at 119 West 23rd Street, 3rd Floor.
To order gear:
- Singlets: http://www.meetup.com/dashing-
- New tech T-shirts: https://www.meetup.com/
- Retro short sleeved t-shirt: http://www.meetup.com/dashing-
- Long Sleeved Shirts: http://www.meetup.com/dashing-
- Sugoi track jackets: http://www.meetup.com/dashing-
- Wool hats: https://www.meetup.com/
- Gloves: https://www.meetup.com/
- Running caps: https://www.meetup.com/
- New Jackets: https://www.meetup.com/
- NYC Half Marathon Plan: http://dwrt.wpengine.com/wp-
- Boston Marathon Plan: http://dwrt.wpengine.com/wp-
- Advanced NJ Marathon Plan: http://dwrt.wpengine.com/wp-
- Intermediate NJ Marathon Plan: http://dwrt.wpengine.com/wp-
- Short distance plan: http://dwrt.wpengine.com/wp-
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
Private Training Event at Body Space Fitness
Melissa Wolfe has arranged a Private Training Event with Kelvin Gary, owner of Body Space Fitness, March 14, 2018 at 7 pm. Body Space is located at 47 West 14th Street, 5th floor. Thank you, Melissa!
Kelvin notes: “Train stronger, run longer: tips for proper strength training and recovery. Runners are often plagued by injuries. This clinic will share some strength training and recover tips that are going to translate to building a better, injury free runner.” Register for this free class here:
If you are a new member of the Dashing Whippets, please join us on Mondays for the New Member and Easy Run, out of Amity Hall. Our website has a new page with FAQs for new members: http://www.dashingwhippets.
Ragnar Relay Discount Code
If you like Ragnars, then you’ll love $100 off of these two races: Ragnar Pennsylvania June 15-16, 2018 or Trail Ragnar Wawayanda Lake October 5-6, 2018. For the exclusive Dashing Whippets $100 off code, click the Ragnar link on our website, or go to our Deals Page on Meetup. Register at www.ragnarrelay.com
(See info on code here: https://www.meetup.com/
If you shop for running gear at http://www.runningwarehouse.
BOA Shorts Discount Code
If you want some cool running apparel, check out the 20% off code at this great shorts/running clothes maker: https://www.meetup.com/
Rabbit Apparel Discount Code
We have a new team discount code for Rabbit Apparel, which has some really nice looking shirts, singlets, and other running apparel. Here’s the site:https://www.runinrabbit.
DWRT’s 2017 Wellness Partners and Sponsors
For health and wellness needs, please consider our Wellness Partners. Thank you, Wellness Partners!
- Sports acupuncture: RunnerClinicNYC www.runnerclinic.com
- Physical therapy: Finish Line Physical Therapy www.finishlinept.com
- Physical Therapy: Sloane Stecker Physical Therapy http://sloanestecker.com/
- Sports podiatry: Lori Weisenfeld, DPM www.loriweisenfelddpm.com
- Sports massage: Body Balance Integrated Massage Therapy www.bodybalancenyc.com
Thank you also to our friends at DermalMedix, Amity Hall, and Running Warehouse!
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