Building The Team

We’re excited to announce a new addition to our competitive roster, Alexey Popov of Newport News, VA. Alexey has an impressive background in Race Walking and Ultra Running events (Ultra Running Magazine profile). His Race Walking bests are listed below.

Distance (Track)TimeDistance (Road)Time
1500m8:46.655 km29:04
Mile8:56.5610 km58:28
3000m17:02.5210 miles1:51:04
15 miles2:46:22

Popov, who enters the 40-44 age group this year, should add significant depth to the roster at regional and national events, while scoring valuable points at USATF Championships to help move up the scoreboard for the overall team champion rankings.