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Sunday, January 15, 2017
Stories From Around the Running Industry You Need to Know
If you have an article or news to share for our Weekend Briefing, please contact Scott Bush, Running USA Director of Communications, at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Day to Register Before Price Increase - Today is the last day to save on registration before a price increase hits Monday for the 2017 Running USA Industry Conference. Join hundreds of industry leaders for three days of education, networking, fun and a whole lot more - Register Today (Running USA)
AWP Named Official Traffic Control Company of Running USA - For nearly ten years, AWP has kept runners and spectators safe, offering race organizers a variety of traffic control and equipment options - Read More (Running USA)
BibRave Delivers Hundreds of Runners for the Tulsa Run - BibRave has also signed on to promote the race's 40th anniversary (and epic birthday party) on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 - Read More (Running USA)
2017 Boston Marathon International Elite Field Announced - 44 elite athletes from 10 countries invited for 121st running of the storied Boston Marathon on Monday, April 17, including world record holder Dennis Kimetto - Read More (Star Tribune)
Industry Trends: Performance vs. Casual Wear - Always innovative, through apparel textile research, testing, prototypes and design, Leslie Jordan has answered back by consistently delivering what race directors have asked for - Read More (Running USA)
20 Iconic American Races That Aren't Marathon - Legendary for their course, their history, or simply their name, these races should be on any runner's bucket list - Read More (Runner's World)
Super Sunday Run Focuses on Football, Family and Fun - The race, which features a 10k and a 5k, focuses on family and football with jersey-style race shirts, Super Bowl ring-inspired awards for top finishers, a finish on the football field at Hornet Stadium and much more - Read More (Running USA)
Race SLO Events Deliver $4.01 Million Local Economic Impact - Three 2016 Race SLO events - SLO Marathon + Half, SLO Ultra & SLO GranFondo - also generate more than $230,000 in local Endurance Town USA tax revenue - Read More (Endurance Sportswire)
Runner's World Classic Road Race to Make July Debut in Andover, MA - The inaugural running event will be operated in partnership with veteran sports event management firm DMSE Sports - Read More (Rodale)
How Much Will the Mile Grow in 2017? - When we came out with our mile race report last year, it showed the distance had seen 64% growth in participation since 2010 - how much more will it grow this year? - Read More (Running USA)
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