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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.
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Sunday, December 11, 2016
Stories From Around the Running Industry You Need to Know
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WEBINAR: How to Use the 2016 Race Director Survey - Led by Running USA Research Director Jason Jacobson, we'll break down the 2016 Race Director Survey and how race directors can use the data to improve and grow your events - Thursday, December 15 at 9am PST / 12pm EST- Learn More and Register (Running USA)
Team B.A.A. Triumphs in Tallahassee - For the third consecutive year, the women of the B.A.A. High Performance Team have won the USA Track and Field Club Cross Country National Championship - Read More (Running USA)
New App is Like Physical Therapist on Your Phone - Saucony launches new tool that aims to help you run better, offering a stride and movement evaluation by one of the world's leading physical therapists - Read More (Runner's World)
Visually Impaired Runner Sets American Record in Debut Marathon at National Championships - Rio 2016 Paralympian Charles "Chaz" Davis finished his first marathon in 2:31:48 at last week's California International Marathon - Read More (Running USA)
Sneak Peek: 2017 Boston Marathon Celebration Jacket - Adidas has unveiled the official 2017 Boston Marathon Celebration Jacket, made with adidas' Climaproof technology, which means it's waterproof and windproof yet still breathable - Read More (Competitor)
The Business of Staying Fit Explored at the FitnessTech Summit - The multi-billion-dollar fitness and technology market is in great shape. From athletes looking for that competitive edge to consumers, kids and the elderly, the industry is expanding opportunities - Read More (Yahoo! Finance)
Organizers, City Replace Naperville Marathon with 5K - The city government voiced their concerns over hosting a marathon, so instead they found a nice compromise by hosting a half marathon and 5K, boosting the number of runners from 4,000 to 6,000 - Read More (Daily Herald)
2017 United Airlines NYC Half to Feature Over 20,000 Runners - This year's United Airlines NYC Half field will feature runners from the United States and more than 90 other countries around the world - Read More (Running USA)
USATF Renames James Joyce Ramble as Host of National Masters 10K Championship - Multiple Championship and National age group records have been set on the loop course in the previous three years - Read More (Running USA)
Take Your Event to New Heights in 2017 - Learn from running industry leaders what it takes to grow your event, build a stronger business and attract more runners at the 2017 Running USA Industry Conference, February 26-28 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort - Learn More (Running USA)
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