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Sunday, December 04, 2016
Stories From Around the Running Industry You Need to Know
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Top Speakers Set for 2017 Running USA Industry Conference - We're once again excited to bring together the top minds in the sport to discuss a host of issues and educate attendees on how to grow their events and touch on where the industry is headed - See the Sessions and Speakers (Running USA)
How to Build a Loyal Race Community - To keep your race in the running, you need to build a strong community - and deliver them a flawless race experience. Stay one step ahead of the competition with this free checklist from Eventbrite - Read More (Eventbrite)
Five Tips for Running a Race, From Women Who've Nailed It - More women race than men, so the Huffington Post gathered some good insights from women runners on how best to run a race - Read More (Huffington Post)
Seven Quick Picks for 2017 - Running USA member RaceRaves mined thousands of their member reviews to recommend 7 events that score high marks while keeping a low profile - Read More (RaceRaves)
USATF, NBC Sports Group Ink Historic Media Rights Agreement - The eight-year partnership provides NBC Sports with the exclusive media rights to USA Track & Field's live, elite-athlete competitions through 2024 - Read More (Running USA)
Kukimbe Announces Partnership with Race Surge - Kukimbe will now connect runners to Final Surge allowing them to sign up for online training plans that are tailored for their race distance - Read More (Running USA)
John Hancock #GivingTuesday Effort Sets Single-Day Boston Marathon Fundraising Record - On #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, $934,285 was raised - Read More (Running USA)
BMW Dallas Marathon Partners with HOKA ONE ONE Elite Athletes and Dallas Pro Sports Teams - Cowboys, Mavericks, Rangers, Stars and FC Dallas to compete in second annual Pro Relay Challenge to determine the fastest five-person marathon relay team with help of Olympic Trials athletes - Read More (Running USA)
Dave Larson Joins Under Armour - The long-time Brooks Running executive is now working for Under Armour as their general manager and senior VP of the company's running category - Read More (SGB Media)
Grow Your Event by Using Our Research - The 2016 Race Director Survey captures the thoughts and feedback of race directors, providing the running industry a comprehensive look at trends and challenges of those putting on road race events - Learn More Today (Running USA)
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