WellesleyWeston Magazine

FALL 2016

Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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the girls listen to them more than they do to their parents. It was the referees who needed a little encouragement to turn to the teens, not the assistant coach parents, to shake hands and start the game. Both the opposing team coaches and the officials were surprised that the sisters were Team Germany's head coaches. As if the Winkelman twins' soccer coach- ing success wasn't enough, they also volun- teer as coaches for young, aspiring runners on the all-girls running club, Wellesley Youth Track & Field Club (WYT&FC), started by the Pasko family to introduce girls to track and to prepare those who are interested to compete in regional and national competi- tions. Both Winkelman sisters are accom- plished runners on the WYT&FC team as well as on the Wellesley High School fall cross country and winter and spring varsity track teams. Cassandra runs the 5K, the mile, the 800, and throws the javelin. Isabelle is mostly a hurdler and sprinter. "We love working with younger kids and have found them open to our suggestions. It's really fun to watch them also enjoy our favorite sport and to see them improve—fast!" 107 f a l l 2 0 1 6 | W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e "We love working with younger kids and have found them open to our suggestions. It's really fun to watch them also enjoy our favorite sport and to see them improve—fast!"

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