Weekly Wag

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

Updates

Results
Results – thanks a ton to Martina, who is writing up the results! If you have any non-NYRR results and would like to be featured on our Weekly Wag and have the result in our database, make sure to fill out the results form here: http://www.dashingwhippets.org/race-result-submission-form/

  • Our women placed 3rd in the A division at the 2018 New Balance Bronx 10-Mile. Anoush Shehadeh placed 10th OA for the women and 1st in her AG, finishing in 58:54. Ingrid Wells (1:00:20) placed 6th in her AG. She was followed by Grace Bowen (1:02:01); Laura Gann (1:02:40-6th AG) and Francesca DeLucia (1:03:04-8th AG).
  • The men took 5th place in the A division thanks to Jeremy Arthur (54:16-7th AG); Stephen Bione (54:29); Spencer Zidarich (54:29); Karlo Mendoza (55:05-4th AG) and David Roeske (56:22-5th AG).
  • The Women’s Masters Team placed 3rd. Barbara Mann (1:05:10) and Kim Martineau (1:06:11) placed 4th and 2nd in their AG. Carol Stickler (1:11:47) placed 9th in her AG.
  • The Men’s Masters Team placed 5th thanks to Bobby Liu (1:01:13); Moray Joslyn (1:01:24-10th AG) and Dennis Ryan, who ran a PR of 1:04:19.
  • Frederick Hines (57:11) and Lauren Dorsky (1:07:35) both placed 7th in their AG. Louise Sarup (1:12:18) and Eris Saari (1:17:11) placed 10th and 7th in their AG.
  • Jesse Baldwin-Philippi (19:37) was the first woman OA at the Front Runners New York Cross Country 5k.
  • Kendall Lyons was the first woman OA at the Ridgefield Half Marathon, where she finished in 1:26:33.
  • Marissa Connelly finished her first marathon, the Baxter’s Loch Ness Marathon, in 3:57:05.
  • Jonathan Kline (18:34) placed 10th OA and 2nd in his AG at the USATF National Masters Cross Country Championships.

2018 Points Races

Apparel
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:

Training Plans

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

Massage Packages at Body Balance NYC
Nicole, at our massage partner – Body Balance NYC is offering us some great massage packages. Check them out here: https://bodybalancenyc.com/Dashing-Whippets-packages/

New Members
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.org/for-new-members/

Run S.M.A.R.T. Program Roll-out
For information on the new Run S.M.A.R.T program the coaches are using, check out the presentation Megan put together here: http://dwrt.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/VDOT-Run-Smart-Dashing-Whippets-Presentation.pdf

After you sign up for the app, to get training plans pushed to you on the Run S.M.A.R.T. app, email coaches@dashingwhippets.org.

Running Warehouse
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

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/dashing-whippets/boards/thread/51227248. Check out their site here: https://www.boausa.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.com/ And the code is here: https://www.meetup.com/dashing-whippets/boards/thread/51263666

Race Partners

Thank you to our race partners Philadelphia Marathon, Broad Street Run, Hartford Marathon and Fort Lauderdale A1A Marathon. See Meetup for $10 and 15% off discount codes for Hartford and Fort Lauderdale, here: https://www.meetup.com/dashing-whippets/messages/boards/thread/51701325/#131407614

DWRT’s 2018 Wellness Partners and Sponsors
For health and wellness needs, please consider our Wellness Partners. Thank you, Wellness Partners!

Thank you also to our friends at DermalMedix, Amity Hall, and Running Warehouse!

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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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