Friday, 21 August 2009 00:00
Abraham Bernstein of Manhasset was one of 50 New York State track and field champions who participated in the National Senior Games, held at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California during the week of Aug. 3-9.
Bernstein placed third in the 70-74 age group in both the 400 meters and the 800 meters, with all three top finishers in the 800 meters breaking the previous National Senior Games record. Abe also anchored the New York State 4 x 100 Meter Relay team to a 70-74 Age Group Gold Medal.
Bernstein is a member of the Greater Long Island Running Club and the Long Island Association of USA Track & Field.