Entries by Martin Bingisser

URI Rhody Classic (RI) Results

After adding nearly two feet to her personal best on Friday, Alliya Boothe (Bloomfield, CT) improved again on Saturday to win the URI Rhody Classic. Logan Coles (Woonsocket, RI) was just inches under his best to win the boy’s competition.

Yale Interscholastic Track Classic (CT) Results

National leader Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) shattered the meet record at the Yale Interscholastic Track Classic on Friday. Runner-up Alliya Boothe (Bloomfield, CT) also hit a personal best of nearly two feet to challenge the record. Kyle Moison (Lincoln, RI) was just a half inch off of his best to secure the boy’s win.

Millrose Games Trials (NY) Results

National leader Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) made a mid-week trip down to New York to win the Millrose Games Trials competition on Wednesday. New York thrower Nick Pisciotta (Commack, NY) broke 70 feet in the competition to win and also extend his state lead.

GAINcast Episode 178: Looking back to move forward

Looking back to move forward may at first seem counterintuitive, but by looking back you can gain perspective. On this week’s GAINcast we look ahead towards a new year and a new century. But to do so we first look back and discuss how we can mine our own experiences and the experiences of others to see what the future of training entails.

Ocean Breeze Freedom Games (NY) Results

Along with 90 competitors across town at the Hispanic Games on Saturday, 84 more throwers competed on Staten Island on Saturday. National leader Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) broke 60 feet again to win the girl’s competition by a dozen feet. John Fay (Bishop Hendricken, Warwick, RI) added more than three feet to his best to easily secure the boy’s win.

Hispanic Games (NY) Results

Noah Belmnahia (Valhalla, NY) hit a personal best in the second round to win the 2020 edition of the Hispanic Games in New York City. Alliya Booth (Bloomfield, CT) won a close girl’s competition. She was just under her personal best, but showed great consistency en route to the victory. Despite winning by little more than a foot, she produced the four top throws of the meet.