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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BizBuzz: Foundation Breaks a Million, Jamie’s Journey Down the Aisle, Sandi’s World Lead, and More

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  The USATF Foundation has announced a generous round of elite athlete grants. First, they announced $875,000 in grants going to 25 athletes, stating, “With hopes to assist these

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BizBuzz: World Relays Uncertainty, Sir Walter Miler Fields, and July Street Vaults

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  The World Relays are in jeopardy for 2019. In a tweet from the Bahamas Press, it was stated, “The Cabinet of the Bahamas has cancelled World Relays

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BizBuzz: Quentin’s Kidney Transplant, Jasmin’s High & Low, and Run Gum’s Latest Endeavor

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The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Quentin Butler received his kidney transplant! On March 2, he “got a second chance at life,” when a longtime friend donated a kidney in a successful operation. Quentin, a

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BizBuzz: Team USA Dominates, Kyle & Alexi’s First Episode, and Tyler’s WR Attempt

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The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Huge congratulations are in order for Sandi Morris, Christina Manning, Drew Windle, and all US medalists and competitors for an outstanding World Championships in Birmingham, England. The United

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BizBuzz: Manteo’s School Tour, Traci Tops 100 Mile Podium, and NJNYTC’s World Record Reactions

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The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Manteo Mitchell is spending time reading to kids at elementary schools across his home state of North Carolina as part of Read Across America. “Mitchell said he was

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Track Shorts: USA Indoors Recap & World Indoors Preview

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Well that was some rough and tumble action at the USATF Indoor Championships.  Not sayin’ it was Olympic short track skating but there were several times when the 200-meter oval looked too tight and too crowded for comfort.  In the

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BizBuzz: Manning Claims Tour Title, Hall Sets Gasparilla Record, & Ritz’s Morning Shakeout

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The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Christina Manning continues her indoor prowess to claim the World Indoor Tour title. “I came out here for the win,” said Manning. “I needed the win to claim

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Preparing to Take on the World

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Training has been going great since nationals. I train at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and this summer we are in the process of getting a facility overhaul. This is really exciting for our track program and the school and

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The Olympics: Super Bowl or Pro Bowl?, by Toni Reavis

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Toni is a respected, entertaining and often provocative voice in our sport. He delivers his voice through broadcasting, speeches, Running USA board service and written commentary. His love for our sport shines through even as he challenges and critiques its shortcomings. We at AthleteBiz often

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