External Race Walking Links
The following is a compulation of the best walking links on the net. If you would like to add a link to this page please email the web master listed at the bottom of the page.
Note: If you are looking for a racewalking club in your area, visit the Club Contacts page for additional links.
An organization promoting race walking and fitness.
The International Association of Athletics Federations, the governing body for track and field for the world.
An international race 20K Men & Women, 50K Women.
The North American Racewalking Institute (NARI) is a non profit corporation and is related to the North American Racewalking Foundation. The Institute is focused on raising money to support the athlete training program at the ARCO Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California, and on supporting high school programs such as Tom Eastler's in Maine. All donations to the Institute are tax deductible, and a regular accounting is made to all donors along with current news. The Institute is located in Pasadena, CA.
- US Track & Field Website
Check out the USTAF website which is the governing body for race walking in the USA.
ALL SORTS OF INFORMATION ON WALKING
- High School Race Walking
A great site with a ton of stats for high school race walking.
- Curt Sheller's Page
A plethora of walking information that is updated frequently.
- Nyack Race Walking Race Info - Information on race walks held in Nyack, in April. A great, and last minute qualifier for the Penn Relays.
- Race Walking Record Magazine
After 60 years in print, Race Walking Record ("The voice of British race walking") is now available in electronic form, via a new web site. Each month, Race Walking Record includes:
Reports of major races.
Inspirational interviews with top race walkers.
Fitness and training advice from leading coaches.
News of interest to the race walking community.
Full reports of the latest British races and thorough coverage of major oversees and international events.
Listings of forthcoming races.
...plus many quality pictures of race walkers in action.
- The Walking Connection
The Walking Connection is an alliance of people worldwide who love to walk, hike and travel. Based in the Valley of The Sun in Arizona, we provide walkers of all fitness levels and interests with information, products, services and activities locally and globally.
- Walkertown USA
Club listings, results, etc. A plethora of information!
Excellent, very complete, source of walking information.
Check out the list of walking friendly marathons.
- Walking and Hiking in the UK, WalkingAndHiking contains over 50 articles all written by our team of experts and we add around new 10 articles each month.
- World Class Race Walking
Dave McGovern's site covering clinics, schedules and race walking information.
- World Track and Field Web Site
Track and Field News Resource
- Yahoo! Group - marathonwalkers
This is a support group for anyone interested in marathon walking. We will share information, advice and support. For all experience levels - whether you are planning your first marathon or your 50th.
- Yahoo! Group: Texas Racewalking
Discussion group for walkers in Texas interested in racewalking for fitness and fun. This is a support group to meet other people, find out about local races, etc. All levels welcome.
- Denis Langlois website
Denis LANGLOIS is the best walker in France, on 20 Km and 50 Km Walk. He's the 8th at 50 Km W Road World list (as 24th June). Visit the racewalker website with his results, his trainings, pictures...
- Dominique Guebey's racewalking pages
A contribution to racewalking on the net : information, training, links and numerous photos
- Kjersti Plätzer's web site
The official web site of the Norwegian Race Walker who won an Olympic Silver Medal in Sydney 2000. Site is in English
- Nathan Deakes
Read about Nathan Deakes, a top Australian race walker.
- Mark Easton
Photos of UK Race Walking.