About PVWRC

Established in 2000, the PVWRC is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization and is affiliated with the Road Runners Club of America.

2018 Walk-to-Run Clinic Graduation Race

Mission

The mission of the PVWRC is to support women walkers and runners, by serving as a resource for race information, training partners, and topics of interest to members.

The Club strives to be a good community citizen, highlighting local organizations, races supporting charitable causes, and providing scholarship assistance to high school seniors going on to college.

Scholarships

The PVWRC offers a $1,000 scholarship for college-bound female high school athlete.

 

Scholarships have been awarded annually as follows:

  • 2018 – Amanda Adams, Hampshire Regional High School and Amy O’Sullivan, Greenfield High School
  • 2017 – Haley Sullivan, Easthampton High School
  • 2016 – Madeleine Hamparian, Belchertown High School
  • 2015 – Lindsay Wassung, Agawam High School, and Allison Haryasz, Longmeadow High School
  • 2014 – Kim McCarthy, Ludlow High School
  • 2013 – Diamonte’ Spencer, Central High School, and Sara Vanna, Amherst Regional High School
  • 2012 – Madison Granger, Belchertown High School, and Nora Garrity, Cathedral High School
  • 2011 – Emma Larson, Northampton High & Sarah Wilson, Suffield High
  • 2010 – Leah Haake, Amherst Regional
  • 2009 – Kristen Veit, Holyoke Catholic
  • 2008 – Lauren Litscher, E.L High, and Jeileen Rivera, Springfield Central High
  • 2007 – Carolyn Callaghan, Minnechaug Regiona
  • 2006 – Nicole Potter, Ludlow High
  • 2005 – Rebecca Compton, Longmeadow High, and Casey Kane Monaghan, Holyoke High
  • 2004 – Lucy Sheehan, Longmeadow High, and Amanda Riderle, Amherst Regional
  • 2003 – Kristina Miner, Suffield High
  • 2002 – Heather Wenninger, Chicopee Comp