Team




Team ZAP Endurance

Athletes

Amanda Vestri

Annmarie Tuxbury

Dan Schaffer

Eric van der Els

Ryan Ford

Whitney Macon

Tyler Pennel

Josh Izewski

Tristin Van Ord

Andrew Colley

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    Coaches

    Pete Rea

    Ryan Warrenburg

    Zika Rea

    Matt LoPiccolo

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      2024 Race Schedule and Results

      DateRaceLocationZAP AthletesInfo/ResultsQuick Take
      6/21/24 - 6/30/24US Olympic Track & Field TrialsEugene, ORAmanda Vestri, Ryan Ford, TBARace Info
      6/8/24 - 6/9/24Portland Track FestivalPortland, ORRyan Ford, Andrew Colley, Dan Schaffer, Eric van der ElsRace Info
      6/8/24NYC MasterCard Mini 10kNew York City, NYAmanda VestriRace Info
      5/25/24Meck MileCharlotte, NCEric van der Els, Dan Schaffer, Andrew ColleyRace Info
      5/18/24Night of the 10k PB'sLondon, UKRyan Ford, Amanda VestriRace ResultsAmanda, 3rd, 31:10* PR, Club Record
      Ryan, 10th, 27:40* PR, Club Record
      5/18/24LA Grand PrixLos Angeles, CADan Schaffer, Eric van der ElsRace ResultsEric, 15th, 13:31
      Dan, 18th, 13:39
      5/11/24US 25k ChampionshipsGrand Rapids, MIAnnmarie TuxburyRace ResultsAnnmarie, 8th, 1:29:18
      5/11/24Track FestLos Angeles, CAAndrew Colley, Dan Schaffer, Eric van der ElsRace ResultsAndrew 3rd, 28:08 (10k)
      Dan, 3:40 (1500m)
      Eric, 3:43 (1500m)
      4/26/24Payton Jordan InvitationalPalo Alto, CAEric van der Els, Dan Schaffer, Andrew ColleyRace ResultsEric 4th, 13:37
      Dan 5th, 13:37
      Andrew, DNF
      4/26/24Penn Relays (5k)Philadelphia, PAJosh Izewski, Tristin Van OrdRace ResultsTristin 3rd, 16:06
      Josh, DNF (injury)
      4/20/24Tar Heel 10 MilerChapel Hill, NCTristin Van Ord, Annmarie TuxburyRace ResultsTristin 1st, 56:38
      Annmarie 3rd, 59:19
      4/13/24Bryan Clay Invitational (5000m track)Azusa, CAEric van der Els, Ryan Ford, Dan Schaffer, Amanda Vestri, Tristin Van OrdRace ResultsAmanda 3rd, 15:13 *PR, Club Record
      Ryan 15th, 13:30
      Eric 13th, 13:39
      4/7/24US 10 Mile Championships (Cherry Blossom 10 miler)Washington, D.CAndrew Colley, Josh Izewski, Tristin Van OrdRace ResultsAndrew 4th, 46:33 *PR Club Record
      Tristin 6th, 54:31
      Josh DNF
      4/6/24Cooper River Bridge RunCharleston, SCAnnmarie TuxburyRace ResultsAnnmarie 12th, 34:31
      3/28/24Raleigh RelaysRaleigh, NCEric van der Els (1500m), Andrew Colley (5k), Josh Izewski (5k)Race ResultsAndrew 6th, 13:35 *PR
      Eric 5th, 3:41.6 *PR
      Josh 17th, 13:59
      3/23/24PTI Runway 10kGreensboro, NCAnnmarie TuxburyRace ResultsAnnmarie 1st place
      3/16/24The Ten (Track 10k)Los Angeles, CARyan Ford, Dan Schaffer, Amanda VestriRace ResultsAmanda 1st, 31:54 *PR, Club Record
      Ryan 11th, 28:07* PR, Club Record
      Dan 25th, 29:05
      3/8/24Oskar Blues 4 MilerBrevard, NCEric van der Els, Andrew Colley, Amanda Vestri, Annmarie TuxburyRace ResultsAmanda 1st, 20:30
      Andrew 1st, 18:04
      Annmarie 2nd, 22:07
      Eric 2nd,18:36
      2/10/24BU Valentine Indoor Track InvitationalBoston, MADan Schaffer, Ryan Ford (5k)Race InfoRyan, 13:44
      Dan, 14:04
      2/8/24Armagh 5kArmagh, IrelandEric van der ElsRace InfoEric 16th, 13:58
      2/3/24US Olympic Marathon TrialsOrlando, FLTristin Van Ord, Annmarie Tuxbury, Whitney Macon, Tyler Pennel, Andrew Colley, Josh IzewskiRace InfoJosh 8th, 2:11:09 *PR & Club Record
      Tristin 17th, 2:30:46
      Annmarie 62nd, 2:39:53
      Tyler, Whitney, Andrew: DNF
      1/26/24BU Terrier Indoor Track Invitational Boston, MADan Schaffer (3k)Race InfoDan, 7:52
      1/20/24US Cross Country ChampionshipsRichmond, VARyan FordRace ResultsRyan 10th
      1/20/24Matanzas 5kSt. Augustine, FLEric van der ElsRace ResultsEric 1st, 14:23
      1/20/24RADD Indoor Track InviteGainesville, FLDan Schaffer (1 Mile)Race ResultsDan 1st, 3:57.98
      1/12/24Jimmy Carnes Indoor Track InviteGainesville, FLAmanda Vestri (3k), Ryan Ford (3k)Race ResultsAmanda 1st, 9:03 *ZAP Record, PR
      Ryan 1st, 7:53 *PR
      1/14/24Houston Half MarathonHouston, FLTristin Van Ord, Tyler Pennel, Andrew Colley, Josh Izewski, Annmarie TuxburyRace ResultsAndrew, 1:01:39 *ZAP Record, PR
      Tristin, 1:11:21 *ZAP Record, PR
      Josh, 1:03:22
      Annmarie, 1:14:27

      See previous schedules >

      Applying Athletes

      • Performance Standards
        DistanceMenWomen
        1500m3:404:15
        3000m7:539:10
        3000m SC8:359:50
        5000m13:4015:55
        1000m28:4533:30
        Half
        Marathon
        63:3073:30
        Marathon2:17:002:36:00
      • Elite Athletes Receive

        Monthly stipend to cover living expenses and health insurance

        Travel expenses including: airfare, hotel, meet entry, meal per diem, incidental expenses

        Training and Racing Gear

        Budget for Physiotherapy & Massage

        Fully Funded training camp(s)

        Bonus $$ Program for Time Tiers and USATF Championship Placing

        Road Race Bonuses for Tier I US Road Events and Marathons

      • Application Process

        Athletes that have met a standard and are interested in becoming an ZAP Endurance Athlete should contact either Pete Rea or Ryan Warrenburg.

        We will ask you to send us a running resume as well as at least two letters of recommendation and any other relevant information you would like us to have. Send information to:

        ZAP Endurance
        PO Box 192
        Blowing Rock, NC 28605

      • Team Records
        WomenDistanceMen
        Amanda Chase (2005)4:17.21500m3:38.5Dan Wilson (2004)
        Alli Morgan (2011)4:40.4Mile3:57.9Dan Schaffer (2024)
        Amanda Vestri (2024)9:033000m7:43Dan Schaffer (2023)
        Mary Ballinger (2013)9:513000m SC8:32Cameron Bean (2013)
        Amanda Vestri (2024)15:135000m13:21Eric van der Els (2024)
        Amanda Vestri (2024)31:1010,000m27:40Ryan Ford (2024)
        Tristin Van Ord (2022)53:1310 Miles46:38Andrew Colley (2024)
        Tristin Van Ord (2024)1:11:21Half Marathon1:01:39Andrew Colley (2024)
        Tristin Van Ord (2023)2:25:58Marathon2:11:09Josh Izewski (2024)