Weekly Wag

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

Congratulations to Jessica Chichester, who is the first Whippet to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Trials. Jessica qualified with a 2:42:16 in the Toronto Marathon last weekend!

Races Nearing Capacity

Other Updates

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/

  • Besides Jessica’s OTQ performance, there were several other great marathon performances last weekend. Billy Washer ran the Baystate Marathon in 2:38:36. Naomi Barnett ran her first marathon at the Mount Desert Marathon in Maine in 3:12:06.
  • Elizabeth Gillroy ran the Royal Parks Half Marathon in 1:51:36.
  • Some additional Chicago Marathon results: Sam Renikoff ran 2:40:00, Ivan Medvedev ran 3:44:29, and Carla D’Aiello ran 3:56:16.

2019 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 our new strength and mobility coach, Emmi Aguilldard, about it here to receive advice ASAP! http://bit.ly/DWRTinjuryq

Running Warehouse
If you shop for running gear at http://www.runningwarehouse.com, make sure to use the team discount code for 10% 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/51962123

DWRT Chapters
We now have four chapters of the team! If you have friends in Boston, Westchester, or NJ, please send them the following links:

DWRT’s 2019 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 is one of the co-founders of the Dashing Whippets with Rich.

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