Track Shorts: Best of 2017

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Maybe we haven’t reached the level of the Espy’s but hopefully a few of you have been eagerly awaiting the Track Shorts Best of 2017.  We take a look back at the year in important areas typically missed by most

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BizBuzz: November 13, 2017

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Make sure to check back in regularly to catch up to all the latest News and Buzz from the athletes on AthleteBiz and beyond. The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! The Rundown …but don’t stop here. Much

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Because my “Why” is Greater Than my “Why Not”

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“My coach once told me that running Cross Country is like peeing yourself in a dark suit. It gives you a warm feeling all over, but nobody notices.” -The first line to my common app essay that got me admitted

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Imperfections Refine. They Do Not Define.

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I used to define success as the ability to have a perfect workout or race– in my mind that that meant hitting under pace or running a PR. I used to think that being dropped by training partners meant for

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What Would You Attempt to do If You Knew You Could Not Fail?

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My Junior year of high school, inspired by Pinterest, I took an orange piece of chalk and scripted a short message in large letters onto the right wall of my closet. “What would you attempt to do if you knew

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This Week with Nick: USA Championships

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Nick Symmonds ended his track career last night at the USA Championships in Sacramento, taking his final 800 on the track in 1:51.52. Nick gave us all a chance to follow his lead-up to the USAs through daily vlogs on his

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This Week with Nick Symmonds

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Nick Symmonds has his ticket to the USA Championships in Sacramento and is sharing his journey there with daily vlogs. Preemptively announcing his retirement, Symmonds states that his final meet will be at the USA Champs followed by a 10-miler. The

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Track Shorts 2017: Lap 4

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March is like that song by the band Dawes – “A Little Bit of Everything.”  A little bit of 70 degrees, a little bit of blizzard, a little bit of gale force winds, a little bit of sun.  The month

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Track Shorts 2017: Lap 2

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There was no hibernating for ABers this winter.  In February they continued to pile up results by land, sea and air, by which I mean track, trail, roads and snow (snow?!).  Track Shorts staff could barely keep up with the

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Track Shorts 2017: Lap 1

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Thus far 2017 has offered us a little bit of everything – trails, roads, cross country and indoor track. And basically, if you put it on the schedule, ABers will be there. Four Peat? Recall that Garrett Heath won the

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