Racewalkers Northwest was founded in 1993 by John Hanan II. We are dedicated to physical fitness through safe, systematic training and mental fitness through competition. Our club members represent all ages and racewalking abilities. Check us out - join us for one of our weekly club walks. We welcome new members!
Our membership year runs from January 1 - December 31. Your membership includes a weekly e-mail newsletter and notification of all club events. Want to join? Click here to download a membership application (PDF format; Adobe Acrobat required.) Note: New Membership Fee structure takes effect 1/1/2014: Individual $30, Family $40, Student $20.
Racewalkers Northwest is a USA Track and Field Member Club - 37-0424.
What's New in 2014
Oregon Association 20K Racewalk Championship Registration Form Added! Download the registration form (includes event locations and times) by clicking on the "Upcoming Events" link at left, scrolling to the bottom of the page, and clicking on the link. Hope to see many RWNW members at the event on May 4, 2014 at Banks High School!
Spring is here!There's no polar vortex in the Pacific Northwest, so how about joining us for a training walk? We have several club walks each month in different locations with all levels and ages. Need a weekly reminder? You'll get that once you become a member. In the meantime, feel free to come check out our club walk for free. The walk schedule on the "Upcoming Events" page. We hope to see you soon!
New Membership Fee Structure:New membership fee structure takes effect 1/1/2014. Individual membership is now $30. Family ($40) and Student ($20) options have also been added. Download a membership form today (see link above)!
Club Walk Dates Updated:February, 2014 dates and locations have been added. Click on the "Walk Race Volunteer" link at left to view dates.
Congratulations to our 2014 Officers - President Carmen, Vice President Kevin, Secretary Jill and Treasurer Les! See their group photo below - additional bio information will be coming soon!
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2014 RWNW Officers
Congratulations to our 2014 Officers - President Carmen Jackinsky, Vice President Kevin Hohnbaum, Secretary Jill Bolm and Treasurer Les Shields!
Kevinand his wife, Jane Mulholland, have been avid race walkers for 15 years and are avid Oregon Ducks fans. When not spending time with their grandkids or working on their 113-year-old farmhouse, they lead worship at their community church, play in musical groups, organize mission trips to Mexico and relax at their cabin on Siletz Bay (Oregon Coast). Jillis the creative force behind Racewalkers Northwest's Facebook page. Les joined the club in 2003 and enjoys staying in shape by attending group walks and racing throughout the year. Bio information will be added shortly for Carmen.