New Balance Tampa Masters Racing Team

There could not be a more perfect way to observe International Women’s Day than to share the accomplishments of this New Balance Tampa team made up of amazing, powerful, strong, dedicated, accomplished women!

Here’s just a little bit of what the New Balance Tampa Masters Team was up to in February 2017!

Shelly Allen

Shelly was out in St. Augustine, Florida on February 4th, raced the Character Counts 3K Road Race and took 1st Place Overall Female with a time of 12:03!
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IMG_2313Then on February 19-20th, Shelly met the team at the USATF Masters Indoor Championship in Albuquerque, New Mexico! Shelly made the team proud ran the 800 meters at 2:46, took 3rd place plus ran the 4×800 relay and 4×400 relay!

Shelly again joined the New Balance Tampa Masters Team at the homebase here in Tampa! Ran the Gasparilla 8K at 34:03, took 8th Place Overall Female, 3rd Place in age group. It was awesome having you home Shelly!

Christina Noordstar


Christina, at home, in Tampa finished the Gasparilla Distance -Half Marathon strong with a final time of 1:29:36 and 3rd in her age division!

Terri Rejimbal


Terri took the Half Marathon at the Gasparilla Distance Classic by storm and came out at 1:28:33 and 1st in her age division! Congratulations Terri!

Lesley Hinz

Our very own powerhouse from Georgia! Lesley Hinz you are amazing! Lesley and New Balance Tampa team members Lynn Cooke and Shelly Allen were at the USATF indoor nationals in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Feb 17-19. Lesley won 1st Place in W55 200m with 30:88, W50 4×800, 4×400 and W55 4x200m relay with a non-club American record, all 1st place! Just shy of 1st, Lesley took 2nd place for the W55 400m with a time of 1:09.54.

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Lesly Hinz, from the New Balance Tampa Masters Racing Team, pictured below at the Tracklab Series- Meet 1 in Atlanta, Georgia.

1500 5:38 and 200 32.63, 1st Place Master in both!

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At the Gasparilla Distance Classic, Lesley ran the 5k with a time of 21.11, took 3rd place in her age division 55-59! Awesome job Lesley!


Lynn Cooke


Lynn Cooke, strong as always was 1st in her age division in the Gasparilla Distance Classic 5k with a 20:22! Congratulations Team New Balance Tampa captain!

At the USATF Indoor Track Championships, Lynn placed 2 golds; one in the 4×400 relay & 1 in the 4×800 relay, 1 silver in the 800m & 1 fourth in the 400m.


Lynn had another race in February, not in her formal wear but at her first company 5k and she place 1st overall!

Last but certainly not least, Lynn took to Orlando for the Best Damn Race and came away with 2nd Overall Female with a time of 20:16.

Congratulations Team New Balance Tampa! Looking forward to March Madness!


And as always, remember to mention Team New Balance Tampa to get 20% off your purchase at both New Balance Tampa locations!