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I'm old & like to run.

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4 days ago Kerry Allen- Olympic Trials Qualifier
@Ubiquitous1.flosports I also see Ashley Brasovan qualified as well!
4 days ago Belen guys
@DynamiteKick Agreed, but they were basically running all alone. Won by almost 2 minutes.
4 days ago Belen guys
@coachbutler Did that 18:06 4 x 1600 run from Belen catch your eye? Would be a good race against ...
4 months ago Bailey Hertenstein 2nd place at Big 10 Cross Country Championships!
Another great run at Great Lakes regional. 6th overall (1 behind Anna Rohrer) & #1 on her team!
4 months ago Senior Girls Dominate at State Meet
@ERYRC1 That actually makes it more impressive. All of these girls have matured and remained at t...
4 months ago Senior Girls Dominate at State Meet
I was happy to see the Seniors that dominated in the State meet (2A-4A): 2A-Yared wins with 3 ...
4 months ago Bailey Hertenstein 2nd place at Big 10 Cross Country Championships!
I watched on TV last night and was surprised Bailey did so well. Awesome!!
4 months ago The End of Women's Athletics?
[url=https://dailycaller.com/2019/10/20/transgender-cyclist-rachel-mckinnon-world-championship/]h...
5 months ago Anderson Denton-14:57!
Wow. Haven't heard much about him, but heck of a run at Great American!Almost a minute faster tha...
5 months ago The secret to Fayetteville-Manlius's incredible success
@geoffpietsch Just ordered it!
6 months ago Great Coaches=Great Teams
I've always been fascinated on the effect a great coach can have on a cross country team. He or S...
6 months ago XC Closing Speed & 800M runners
@fortmccoyk899 True. I would be willing to bet the best 100M runner wouldn't run the last 100 of ...
6 months ago XC Closing Speed & 800M runners
Unfortunately the best 800M runners typically have no speed left in the last 800 of a 5k race.
7 months ago 2019-20 FHSAA 1A Girls Rankings
@coachbutler Thanks for the info Coach. She's obviously very talented and IMG may be a good home ...
7 months ago 2019-20 FHSAA 1A Girls Rankings
Coach Butler? Any idea?
7 months ago The impact of GPS watches on race performance?
[quote=hwills.flosports][quote=jdpsu]How many world class athletes have you ever seen wear a watc...
7 months ago Teahna Daniels-100M champion!
I remember seeing her as a Freshman running for Dr. Phillips. Came in 3rd at State meet behind a ...
7 months ago The impact of GPS watches on race performance?
@coachboza My personal opinion is it is an unnecessary distraction. Great for training, but no wa...
8 months ago Florida National University in Miami is looking for cross country athletes
This would be an excellent opportunity for women runners. If you don't know Ryan, he developed a ...
8 months ago Alumni Rankings
@jason3 AWESOME!!!
8 months ago New District Assignments out
@plyoman Some Orlando schools now in 4A District 9 and Region 3-that's different Used to all be D...
8 months ago Dan Wehunt
@coachbutler Wow....didn't recognize him with the beard! Yes, he & Derek were great "running twin...
9 months ago Valedictorian Runners-2019
I looked at College Commitments-Harvard, Columbia, Dartmouth, Stanford, Naval Academy.....
9 months ago Valedictorian Runners-2019
[quote=coachboza] It's an obvious and interesting correlation for sure, and I think it's recipro...
9 months ago Valedictorian Runners-2019
Cross Country runners especially seem to excel scholastically. I assume it's the discipline in do...
9 months ago Valedictorian Runners-2019
I have always said runners are the smartest, most disciplined students and annually I like to get...
10 months ago Parker Valby-Nice Progression year over year
THought I'd update this post after she ran a new state record (10:10)! Awesome!
10 months ago Cooper-DQ-"Unacceptable Conduct"?
And then gets beat in the 400 for maybe the biggest upset in state history.... Tough day for...
10 months ago Cooper-DQ-"Unacceptable Conduct"?
What happened?
10 months ago Caster Semenya ruling-good news for female athletes
@JaXterra All I did was quote you, but how about this: [url=https://www.washingtontimes.com/ne...
10 months ago Caster Semenya ruling-good news for female athletes
[quote=JaXterra]@lfcsumner3 Its very a very blurred line between a woman and a man.[/quote] T...
10 months ago Caster Semenya ruling-good news for female athletes
[url=https://edition.cnn.com/2019/05/01/sport/caster-semenya-cas-hearing-spt-intl/index.html]http...
10 months ago IS ROD (4A R1) Back?
Here are Boys 4th place finishers from 2010-2016 (before at-large): 2010: 8:00 2011: 7:57 20...
10 months ago IS ROD (4A R1) Back?
@Joshuafulton90 I forgot about at large bids. Could have used those a few years back!!
10 months ago IS ROD (4A R1) Back?
At least in the 4 x 800's, it looks like it may take a sub-8 to get out. Top 3 Boys teams already...
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@Coach_Hill He was a hell of a competitor. So was another of your runners, Caleb Vogt.
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@kmontik8 Good point. Both multi-state champs (I added for 2014-2018)
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@coachboza Which is why I'm keeping an eye on Rheinhardt Harrison as the "next" great one. The Fr...
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
I should have had a disclaimer for my early 2000's. I didn't really follow until 2003 to present....
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@lfcsumner3@gator Good point. Arroyo at 1:47; 4:04 & 8:51 was only other guy with that 800-32...
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@paul a opitz I had Atkinson for sure. I tried to pick guys with multiple state titles in XC/Track.
11 months ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
Strictly my observations-in my opinion, these guys were consistently the best in their 4 year sti...
11 months ago Hicks 8:49.62 3200!! Florida Record?
I know Arroyo ran 8:51 which may have been old record?
1 year ago FAST TIMES THIS WEEKEND!
Looking at the merged results (great feature!) for both boys & girls and there were great times o...
1 year ago WHAT HAPPENED TO DISCUSSION BOARD OPTION!!!
Found it.....under "More".....interesting move.
1 year ago WHAT HAPPENED TO DISCUSSION BOARD OPTION!!!
Am I the only one that doesn't have it as a menu item anymore?
1 year ago Transgender Athletes-Fair?
@Cjohnson254 This from NBC. Apparently it's bad to feel "resentment" for the gains transgenders h...
1 year ago Transgender Athletes-Fair?
And now it's hitting NCAA: [url=https://dailycaller.com/2019/02/25/ncaa-transgender-franklin-p...
1 year ago Transgender Athletes-Fair?
@CoachHoward From the article: [i]"As reported by the Hartford Courant, the Connecticut Interscho...
1 year ago Transgender Athletes-Fair?
Connecticut Transgender athletes dominate. I'm not a fan..... [url=https://usatodayhss.com/201...