Blog kick off

There were some awesome racing accomplishments in the UrbanAthletics family over the last few weeks. Here are a list of some of these runners, what they raced, and their placings. Congratulations!!!

USATF Outdoor Masters Championships

UrbanAthletics was represented by some of our outstanding Masters runners at the USATF Outdoor Championships. Here they are with their accomplishments:

Matt Chaston (#19 in the above photo 🙂 )

Matt won the Men’s 45-49 age group 5000 meter race with a time of 16:45.14. He also placed 2nd in the Men’s 45-49 age group in the 1500 meter run with a fast time of 4:27.41.

Dominique Saint-Louis

Dominique is now the National Champion in the Women’s 800 meter run (age group 45-49)!! She won her title at the USATF Outdoor Masters Championships with a time of 2:26.46.

Stefano Piana-Agostinetti

Stephano placed second overall in the men’s 800 meter run (age group 45-49) with a spectacular time of 2:08.51.

Javier Rodriguez (#47 in the above photo 🙂 )

Javier has been a consistently high performer in the NYC region over the last several years. This month he traveled overseas and placed third overall in the Armannshlaupid 10k with a blistering time of 34:07. Well done!

Kumiko Hart

Kumi faced down the challenge of the Vermont 100 mile Ultramarathon. She conquered this exceedingly difficult distance and course with a time of 26:18:50. And she did it as a Solo (unaided) competitor. An outstanding achievement!!!


Congratulations to all of our UA runners for their successes!