Happy Birthday Heather!

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From everyone at AthleteBiz, wishing Heather Miller-Koch a very Happy Birthday! Get to know Heather Event: Heptathlon Training Group: New Balance Central Park Track Club A Late Start Never Hurt Anybody: Heather did not begin competing in the Heptathlon until she was

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Happy Birthday Alexi!

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From everyone at AthleteBiz, wishing Alexi Pappas a very Happy Birthday! Get to know Alexi: Event: 10k Training Group: Nike Oregon Track Club Elite Behind the Camera: Alexi co-wrote the script for the award-winning feature film Tall as the Baobab Tree, and is

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On Belgium

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Thoughts and prayers for Belgium from the Track & Field community. Sanya Richards-Ross Brussels… One of my favorite places to compete! My heart and prayers are with you all. #PrayForBelgium #PrayForPeace A photo posted by Sanya Richards-Ross (@sanyarichiross) on Mar

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Track Shorts 2016: Lap 3

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For 10 days Portland borrowed the mantle of “Tracktown USA” from neighboring Eugene as it hosted first the US Indoor Nationals, then the World Indoor Championships. All reports suggest it was a success. And while those events naturally captured much

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Miranda Melville finishes 7th at Asian Race Walk Championships

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(03/20/2016, Nomi, Japan) On Sunday, elite Race Walk athlete Miranda Melville, walked her way to an 89 second PR of 1:31:42 and a place in the record books as the 2nd fastest American Woman ever in the Olympic 20K event at

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US 15k Recap, Fannin FTW

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“I’m like a mosquito, I love humidity. I don’t sweat.” -Shakira I generally enjoy opening my blog posts with a quote because it really sets the scene. Here we have Shakira utilizing a simile to explain that she has figured

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Happy Birthday Nicole & Ryann!

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From everyone at AthleteBiz, wishing Nicole DiMercurio and Ryann Krais a very Happy Birthday! Get to know Nicole Event: 5k and up! Training Group: Greenville Track Club Solid Debut: Nicole qualified for the Olympic Trials on January 3rd of this year

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Olympic Marathon Trials

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from Ryan and Sara Hall The Olympic Marathon Trials happened on February 13th.  I did not make the team, and far from it- it was the first race I’ve ever had to DNF in, something I had hoped I’d never have

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What does it mean to be a “runner”?

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This is a question that I was asked at a house warming party last weekend. What qualifies someone as being a “runner”? My answer was something like – a person who runs more than three times per week for more

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Erik Sowinski: World Champs Bronze Medalist!

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Third time’s a charm for Erik Sowinski at World Indoor Championships in Portland With less than 100 meters to go in Saturday night’s 800 meter final, Sowinski propelled himself from 5th place to the podium. He is no stranger to success in the

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