Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Running USA

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2017 Running USA Industry Conference
Book The 2017 Running USA Industry Conference is still over five months away, but our expo is already 50% sold out. Book your booth now to get the best position in the expo hall, while reaching hundreds of running industry leaders and decision makers.

Austin Marathon
Austin Marathon Introduces Elite Athlete Program
The program will become known for its competitive nature and focus on discovering emerging marathon talent while helping the existing talent pool reach Olympic standards.

Moab Half Marathon
Operations Director - Moab Half Marathon
Moab Half Marathon, Inc. is looking for a person with 3-5 years of event production experience, preferably in the running industry. The person must be willing to relocate to Moab, Utah.

Jimmy Grabow Claims Unprecedented Third Disneyland Half Marathon Crown
Grabow, 31, led the field of nearly 15,000 runners early in the race before easily crossing the finish line ahead of everyone else.

Members, Did You Know?
Running USA Member Login
Did you know Running USA members can now pay their membership dues online? For years members have had to pay by mailing in a check, and while that's still possible, we've made it that much easier by adding an online payment option. Have questions? Reach out to Membership Director Galen Burson at

We Love Our Running USA Partners
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The Kauai Marathon
Participation Soars Despite Threat of Hurricane Lester at Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon
Sunshine showered over happy participants, as the event hosted over 400 more runners than 2015, a record 2044 participated in the eighth annual event.

EQT Pittsburgh Ten Miler
New EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler Charity Program Benefits Five Charity Partners
P3R will donate $10 of every race registration to the five charities and runners who want to give even more can also individually fundraise for one of these organizations.

New Balance 5th Avenue Mile
Jenkins, Simpson Win New Balance 5th Avenue Mile in NYC
Simpson, fresh off an Olympic bronze medal in the 1500 meters last month, roared to victory in 4:18.3, the third fastest-women's time in the 36-year history of the event.

Upcoming Events
Top industry events - places to learn, network and grow 
Nov. 29-Dec. 2, Orlando, FL

Dec. 12-14, Biloxi, MS
National Marathon Safety and Security Summit

Feb. 26-28, Lake Buena Vista, FL

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