Masters

Tina Klein
Chair
masters@georgia.usatf.org
Karnell Vickers
Vice Chair
 
   

Events

  • 4/4/2020 - 2020 USATF Georgia Association 5K Championships. See [link] for more details.
  • 5/30/2020 - 2020 USATF Georgia Association Open & Masters Outdoor Track & Field Championships. See [link] for more details.

Previous Events

  • 1/12/2020 - 2020 USATF Southeast Region Masters Indoor Track and Field Championships [link]
  • 11/9/2019 - 2019 USATF Georgia Association Open and Masters Cross Country Championships [link]
  • 6/8/2019 - 2019 USATF Georgia Association Open / Masters / LDR / Race Walk Outdoor Track & Field Championships. See [link] for more details.
  • 6/9/2018 - 2018 USATF Georgia Association Open / Masters / LDR / Race Walk Outdoor Track & Field Championships. See [link] for more details.
  • 4/4/2018 - 2018 USATF Georgia Distance Grand Prix Series - Participate in Georgia’s premier Long Distance (LDR) and Masters running competitions! See [link] for more details.
  • 11/18/2017 - 2017 USATF Georgia Association Open and Masters Cross Country Championships [link]
  • 6/4/2017 - USATF Georgia Association Masters Outdoor Track & Field Championships [link]
  • 5/20/2017 - As part of the  Georgia Meet of Champions, USATF Georgia is hosting the Open Men's Dream 800!  See  schedule  for more details.
  • 4/1/2017 - USATF Georgia is Proud to partner with TrackLab to bring you a series of developmental meets for the 2017 Track and Field outdoor season. [link]

Results


Travel Grant/Reimbursement Program

The Masters and Athletes Advisory Committees of USATF Georgia are proud to announce its new Masters Travel Reimbursement that will take effect March 1st, 2020.

The goals for the plan are to support our athletes in this category that participate in USATF National Championships while also increasing participation in our Georgia Association Championships; permitting us to showcase the best that Georgia has to offer in Masters Athletics.

The components to the plan:
  • Maximum Reimbursement will be $250 per individual per year
  • Meet Entry Fee Reimbursement
    • For all Georgia Association members/clubs that participate in USATF designated National Championships, USATF Georgia and the Masters Committee will reimburse the athlete/club for its meet entry fee, up to $75.
    • This reimbursement applies to clubs and unattached athletes.
    • This reimbursement will not be application based and will be paid out upon submission of the receipt of payment of entry fees and participation in a National Championship (proof of results).
    • The USATF Georgia Association Masters Committee approves reimbursement based on participation criteria.
  • Competitive Excellence Travel Reimbursement
    • This Grant/Reimbursement Program will be awarded to Elite Masters athletes that finish in the Top 3 in a National or International Championship
      • Individual Event Awards
        • 1st Place = $75.00
        • 2nd Place = $50.00
        • 3rd Place = $25.00
      • Track & Field Relays Awards
        • 1st Place = $160.00 ($40 each athlete)
        • 2nd Place = $100.00 ($25 each athlete)
        • 3rd Place = $60.00 ($15 each athlete)
      • Cross Country Teams
        • 1st Place = $50 each athlete (up to 5)
        • 2nd Place = $25 each athlete (up to 5)
        • 3rd Place = $20 each athlete (Up to 5)
The guidelines for receiving these grants/reimbursements will be:
  • Must be a current USATF Member of the Georgia Association
  • For a Club to receive the grants/reimbursements, its members must have volunteered at least 2 hours at one or more of the following USATF Georgia events (typically held in June each year):
    • USATF Georgia Association Junior Olympic Outdoor Track & Field Preliminaries (one of three locations)
    • USATF Georgia Association Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships
  • Clubs must be a USATF Georgia member club
  • Athlete/Club must compete in a USATF Georgia Association Championship; examples include:
    • USATF Georgia Association 5K Championship (April)
    • USATF Georgia Association Open & Masters Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May / June)
    • USATF Georgia Association Open & Masters Cross Country Championships (November)
  • See our Event Page for additional details
Our tentative list of eligible National Championships is listed below..
  • Toyota USATF Indoor Track & Field Championships – Albuquerque, NM
  • USATF Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships – Baton Rouge, LA
  • USATF Masters 10 km Championships – Dedham, MA
  • USATF Masters Outdoor Track & Field Championships – Greensboro, NC
  • World Masters Athletics Championships – Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • USATF Masters 12 km Championships – Highlands, NJ
  • USATF Masters 10 Mile Championships – US
  • USATF National Club Cross Country Championships – San Francisco, CA
Race Walking
  • Feb 8th - Millrose Games – USA 1 Mile RW Championships  
  • Feb 14-15th - USATF Indoor 3,000m RW Championships - Albuquerque, NM   
  • Mar 13-15th - USATF Masters Indoor T&F Championships (1 mile & 3,000m RW)   
  • Mar 29th – World RW Team Selection Races - 10k Jr & 20k Sr M&W – Whiting NJ  
  • June 27 - US Olympic Trials (M&W 20k) Springfield, OR 
  • Jun. 27 - USA Masters Games, Grand Rapids, MI
  • July 7-12 - World U20 T&F Championships – 10,000m RW Jr M&W - Nairobi Kenya
  • July 9-12 - USATF Masters Outdoor T&F Champs (5,000m & 10k RWs) - Greensboro, NC 
  • July 20-1 Aug - 2020 WMA Outdoor Championships (5,000m, 10k & 20k RW) - Toronto, Ontario, Canada  
  • Aug 6-7 Tokyo Olympic Games – Sapporo, Japan {Aug 6th - Men’s 20k}{Aug 7th – Men’s 50k & Women’s 20k}   
  • Sep 13th – Masters Nationals 15k RW - Harry Wright Lake, Whiting (Manchester) NJ  10:00 am 
  • Sep 26th – Masters Nationals 35k RW & John Backlund 50k – Owego, NY   
  • Oct - National 1 Hour Race Walk Championship, South Carolina
For questions, please contact:
  • Tina Klein, Masters Chair, masters@georgia.usatf.org
  • Karnell Vickers, AAC VP – Masters, kav0267@hotmail.com
  • Euleen Josiah-Tanner, LDR Chair, ldr@georgia.usatf.org
  • Kellie Crawford, Racewalking Chair, racewalking@georgia.usatf,org
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