REIPAS SUMMER FESTIVAL TRACK & FIELD RECORDS

                     (Updated thru 2001)

 

EVENT               RECORD         HOLDER                           YEAR

                                MEN’S

100 meters              10.6             Dave Farnsworth (FSC)                     1980

200 meters              21.5             Dave Farnsworth (FSC)                     1980

400 meters              48.7             Bob Credle (Holy Cross)                    1964

800 meters              1:53.1           Ed Gastonguay (Reipas)                    1964

1500 meters             3:53.1           Bill Okerman (Greater Boston TC)             1980

1 mile                 4:20.8           Ted Nelson (Mankato,MN)                    1962

3000 meters             8:23.7           Seppo Liutu (Tampere, Finland)               1982

3000 meters masters        9:20             Jim Daley (New Ipswich, NH)                 1983

2 miles                9:26.2           George Conefrey (Brockton AC)                  

Steeple                10:24.3          Steve Jackson (GBTC)                      1980

110 m hurdles            14.9             Leon Coleman (Winston-Salem)                1964

440 m hurdles            54.1             Fred Hentilian (GBTC)                     1980

Mile walk               6:20.7           Olavi Yli-Tokola (Reipas)                  1964

1500 m race walk          6:33.1           Steve Vaitones                          1991

3000 me race walk         13:01.6          Ron Zinn (Chicago, IL)                    1963

2 mile race walk          14:09.4          Olavi Yli-Tokola (Reipas)                  1964

15 km race walk           1:20:30          Olavi Yli-Tokola (Reipas)                  1963

10 km road run           30:25            Bill Okerman (GBTC)                      1979

15 km road run           47:16            Randy Thomas (GBTC)                      1978

10 km masters road run      33:16            Oiva Tuomainen (Helsinki, Finland)            1980

High jump               6’9 ½” (2.07 m)     Eric Lammi (GBTC)                        1978

Pole vault              15’6             Jouko Maki-Lohiluoma (Seinajoki, Finland)       1982

Long jump               24’ Ύ” (7.33 m)     Joe Silva (Wareham TC)                    1966

Triple jump             49’9”  (16.16 m)    Bob Heywood (BAA)                        1964

Shot put                61’2”  (18.64 m)    John Dupuis (NYAC)                       1980

Javelin                229’ 11”          J. Ward                               1985

Discus                 194’             Art McDermott                           1985

Hammer                 220’2”           Declan Hegarty (BU)                      1983

35 lb weight             66’ 1 ½”          Bill Sutherland (NYAC)                    1982

1400 meter medley relay     3:33.2           B. Long, O. Rodriquez, D. Martoux, J. Langale    2000

 

                                     WOMEN’S

100 meters              13.2             Dionne Laffond (UCONN)                    1994

400 meters              1:06.21          Jill Thibodeau                          2001

800 meters              2:26.5           Theresa Steffen (Boston Running Club)          1993

1500 meters             5:03.4           Theresa Steffen (Boston Running Club)          1993

3000 meters             11:32.4          Natalie Cartwright                       1991

100 m hurdles            14.2             Annica Ambrose (FHS)                      1989

1500 m race walk          9:16             Lisa Harris                            2001

10 km road run           39:36            Marja Wright                           1981

15 km road run           69:35            Barbara Amburgey (Finnish Ski Club)           1981

High jump                             (tied) Dionne Laffond (UCONN) & Amy Peich       1994

Long Jump               15’ 8”           Dionne Laffond                          1994

Triple jump             35’             Dionne Laffond                          1994

Shot put                45’ 6”           Laura Garraughty                         2001

Javelin                132’ 11 ½”        Eileen Crehan (Quincy, MA)                 1983

Discus                 159’ 1”          Laura Garraughty                         2001

Hammer                 178’ 10”          Laura Garraughty                         2001

Weight                 50’4”            Brenda Start                           1999

1400 meter medley relay     4:09:0           J. Buckley, J. Ferdella, K. Ferdella, K Poboff   2000

 

                     Reipas Athletic Club was founded in 1903 by Finnish Immigrants

                     Reipas is a Finnish word meaning brisk, vigorous, & lively