Thank You Robert Gary

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from Stephanie Garcia on Instagram I sent Robert Gary an email in August 2013, begging to join Furman Elite I was in my second year as a pro and struggling, unsure if I was good enough for professional running. After

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Making Changes to Maintain Gains

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from Kortney Ross on Instagram Here’s a little insight for y’all on my past 4 years of becoming/ being an elite athlete. I’ll start this by telling you this, I compete at 154. My first year out of college my

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Back in the Marathon Mindset

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from Esther Atkins on Instagram When you start to get that feeling that the best is yet to come… ✨ I’ve been pretty quiet about my training the last couple months. Mostly because the primary objective has been to just

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Grateful to the Bone

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from Joseph Gray on Instagram Team USA #28 I leave Andorra with many mixed emotions. On one hand, like every athlete that toed the line, I wanted to accomplish personal goals and for the most part I did. On the

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Where I’ve Been

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from Mary Cain on Instagram Hey everybody! I want to open up a bit about where I’ve been. These past couple of years I have been caught in an injury cycle – caught in that constant push to get back

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What a Year

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from Sandi Morris on Instagram TWO THUMBS UP for my 2018 season! ✨ Fans see the performances, but rarely get to see the behind-the-scenes struggles we go through as pro athletes. This season I dealt with a bulging disk in

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Craig Lutz’s Next Journey

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Last week, Craig Lutz announced his retirement from full-time running to focus his attention on a burgeoning career with HOKA ONE ONE. Make sure to check out the NAZ Elite blog to read his full post on the decision here.

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The Hacketts Are Here

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Summer 2018 marked the start of a great season of change for us Hackett twins. We completed a Master’s of Accounting at Abilene Christian University and exhausted all of our NCAA eligibility. This summer we would use our free time

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Track Shorts: Diamond League Final and Continental Cup

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From the parochial perspective of a US fan, the summer track and field scene has been pretty quiet. At least across the pond, they had the European Championships. But, we do have a few events to brighten up the late

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Sir Walter Miler: Five Years Running

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The Sir Walter Miler celebrated its fifth year bringing elite miling to fans in Raleigh, North Carolina. On a night that saw five women go sub-4:30 and the full men’s field of 13 go sub-4, it is hard to argue

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