- Rita Hanscom sets record — Recently turned 65, Rita raised the American age-group record in the decathlon to 8286 points, crushing the old W65 record of 6996 by Iowa's Kay Glynn in 2018. The mark came June 8-9 at the USATF Combined Events Masters National Championships in Waukesha, Wisconsin. See her marks here.
- Rita Hanscom takes gold at worlds — Our W60 star Rita Hanscom tied for gold in the pole vault at the World Masters Athletics Indoor Championships in Torun, Poland, in late March and helped Team USA win silver in the 4x200 relay. She also competed in the pentathlon, taking seventh.
- Balboa TC wins national titles - Hanscom (winner of four events) and Jim Malin (taking sixth in his first pentathlon) combined to score 43 points for 27th place out of 93 clubs at the USATF Masters Indoor Championship. Jim credited his coaches and teammates for his success.
- Masters Track & Field Team Takes Off! - Our new track & field team has started its weekly practice sessions. Practice will be held every Sunday through the season (January - June). You can view the practice location and schedule on the "Track & Field Team" page above. Each practice is led by experienced event coaches - all levels welcome!