The Higher You Climb, by Ben Rosario

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as originally posted by Ben Rosario on Final Surge I know there have been a lot of blog posts about the Trials from all sort of athletes and coaches that I respect and admire. But to tell you the truth—I

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USA 5k National Title and onward to the Olympic Trials 20k

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I was fortunate enough to enjoy a memorable experience the weekend of June 4th and 5th.  This was when my wife Jemma and our son went to Albany, NY for the USATF Race Walk 5k Nationals.  The trip itself was

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Walking On The Road To Rio

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I missed the 2012 London Olympics by a mere 3 seconds at the 20k qualifier, followed by a devastating year of injuries that included 4 broken ribs from being hit by a cyclist during training, hamstring issues, and severe planters fasciitis,

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Happy Birthday Amanda, Kayla, and Biya!

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From everyone at AthleteBiz, wishing Amanda Eccleston, Kayla Caldwell, and Biya Simbassa very Happy Birthdays! Meet Amanda Birthday: June 18 Event: 1500 Meters Progress Progress Progress: Amanda has been a late-bloomer in the sport, stating, “I’ve progressed greatly over the

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Miranda Melville Hammers Out One More Win Leading Up To Olympic Trials

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Miranda Melville won the women’s 5000m race walk at the 2016 San Diego-Imperial USATF Western Championships held at Mesa College in San Diego, CA. A strong performance was delivered by the NYAC/Skechers Performance athlete on her road to Rio with a time of 22:16:00. While not the

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Happy Birthday Lianne, Heather, & Tara!

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From everyone at AthleteBiz, wishing Lianne Farber, Heather Wilson, and Tara Welling all a very Happy Birthday! Meet Lianne Birthday: June 12 Event: 1500 Meters Training Group: NorCal Distance Project Full House: Lianne lives with 9 roommates, 3 cats, and a

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Happy Birthday Amber and Jeff!

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From everyone at AthleteBiz, wishing Amber Campbell and Jeff See very Happy Birthdays! Meet Amber: Birthday: June 5 Event: Hammer All But the Kitchen Sink: While at Coastal Carolina University, Amber set the school records in the weight throw, indoor & outdoor

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Back on the track and loving every lap

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from Running Joyfully I opened up my track season this past Sunday at the Payton Jordan Invite at Stanford, CA. Racing at Stanford has been a spring staple for over a decade – I’ve raced here every year since 2002!

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Track Shorts 2016: Lap 2

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I swear we’re not sitting on our hands here at the AB offices but the pile of results since our last post (not counting the OT marathon) is daunting.  I count at least 12 important competitions and probably 50+ potentially

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Happy Birthday Kaitlin and Ryan!

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From all of us at AthleteBiz, wishing Kaitlin Goodman and Ryan Hill a very Happy Birthday! Get to know Kaitlin Event: Marathon Training Group: Strava Track Club Hard Work and Determination: Kaitlin has had a steady rise on the elite running scene,

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