Wrestling is one of the oldest and most exciting sports in the world. It requires dedication and hard work to achieve success, and it has a loyal, proactive following. In light of recent events that have occurred on the world stage, perhaps those involved in track and field could learn many survival tactics that were used to save this great sport.
Product innovation and consumer engagement generate largest market share in brand’s history - LEXINGTON, MA (October 3, 2013) – Strengthening its position as the fastest growing major brand in the run specialty retail channel, global performance running footwear and apparel brand Saucony today announced that it has taken over the No. 2 market share position in the running specialty channel for August 2013. According to market research firm Leisure Trends Group, Saucony’s total brand market share for August reached 17 percent in units, representing the largest market share in the company’s history and outpacing Asics, a long-standing industry leader.
2004 Olympian is Newest Member of Reebok Running Team - October 3, 2013 - Canton, MA – Today, Global Fitness Brand Reebok, has announced a partnership with middle distance runner Carrie Tollefson, who competed for the United States against the best in the world at the 2004 Olympic Games.
Half-marathons made up 43 of the top 100 largest timed U.S. road races; Sun-Herald City2Surf 14K and Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race 10K keep #1 world and U.S. largest timed titles - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - (September 22, 2013) - Each year, Running USA releases rankings for the nation's top road races including such popular lists as the Top 100 U.S. Timed, Largest by Distance, Largest by State, Largest Festivals, Women-Only and Youth Runs as well as the World's Largest. These lists are cited by the media, used by the races and perused by running fans around the world.
Top 100 U.S. Timed - In 2012, the Top 100 U.S. Timed list accounted for more than 1.5 million finishers compared to 922,500 finishers in 2000 or an impressive 73% increase. In 2000 the 100th race on the U.S. list had more than 3,600 finishers and by 2012 that number had grown to more than 8,300 (a record high).
Will start race in last place; Timex donating to Fab-U-Wish for every runner Rancic passes - Middlebury, CT – September 4, 2013 – Entrepreneur, author, TV personality, family-man and first-ever winner of NBC’s “The Apprentice,” Bill Rancic announced today that he will be bringing his competitive drive back to the streets of New York City to take on the 2013 ING New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 3rd.
- Women on the Trails Race Series Earns Certification From The Council For Responsible Sport For Its Sustainability Initiatives
- USATF debuts lifestyle programming with “USATF 36: Sanya Richards-Ross”
- MarathonFoto/Road Race Management Lifetime Achievement Award Announced
- Twin Cities In Motion Announces 2013 College Scholarship Winners
- New Balance Makes $1 Million Donation to The One Fund Boston