I have been a fan, athlete, coach, official, prep editor, author, blogger, and photographer since 1953.
I have announced the NCAA West, the Pac-12, the Stanford Invitational, the Brutus Hamilton Invitational, the Mt. SAC Relays, the North Coast Section, the Sac-Joaquin Section, and the California State High School Meet.
I have attended five Olympic Games and four World Championships.
I am a U.S. Correspondent for Track and Field News.
Sunday, July 31, 2016
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Running USA Weekend Briefing
Portland Marathon Selects ACTIVE Network - The October event will use ACTIVE's technology for registration, event management and data insights - Read More (Running USA)
How to Explain Running to Non-Running Friends - A humorous piece on some of the best responses to questions your non-running friends may ask - Read More (Outside Magazine)
Get Ready for the Olympics - A great weekend read profiling some of the big stars you're bound to hear about in Rio - Read More (New York Times Magazine)
Why 5K Road Races Are So Great - The author explains why 5Ks are fun for everyone, not just the most devoted of runners - Read More (WMAR Baltimore)
Running Abroad - Runner's World Editor-in-Chief David Willey writes about his experiences running and racing in China - Read More (Runner's World)
Tallahassee Marathon Adds Presenting Sponsor - Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare signs on and supports the 43rd running of the event - Read More (Running USA)
Race Photographers Say They Haven't Been Paid - Photographers for Gameface were promised payment within 15 days of event, months later they are still waiting - Read More (Runner's World)
Olympians Conley, Ritzenhein Lead American Field at TCS New York City Marathon - There will be a number of big-time U.S. names competing in New York this November - Read More (Running USA)
Spread Your Olympic Excitement with 'Trackmojis' - USA Track and Field adds some Olympic spirit to your phone with 300 track and field inspired emojis - Read More (USATF.TV)
MedStar Partners with Marine Corps Marathon - MedStar will offer free training programs for runners through October - Read More (Running USA)
Running USA News and Notes
Leslie Jordan, Inc. Named an "Official Apparel Provider" of Running USA - This year, Leslie Jordan, Inc. celebrates 30 years of manufacturing custom race apparel and accessories for the running community - Read More (Running USA)