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New Races on the RUNOHIO Grand Prix

on 12 June 2018.

Check out these races added to the 2018 RUNOHIO Grand Prix:

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The 111th Boys and 44th Girls Ohio High School Athletic Association Track & Field Championships

Written by Matt McGowan on 04 June 2018.

Columbus    June 1 & 2 - The 111th Boys and 44th Girls Ohio High School Athletic Association Track & Field Championships saw numerous outstanding performances, new State Championships records, Division records and Jesse Owens Stadium records. The Ohio Championships is one of the largest High School Track & Field Championships in the country.

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On the Run with Matt McGowan from the mid May - mid July print RUNOHIO

on 04 June 2018.

According to the 2016-17 High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations. Girls outdoor Track and Field for the ninth year in a row is the number one sport offering with high school girls with 494,477 participants.  Boys Track & Field  finished second to football with 600,136 participants nationwide.  Also nationwide both boys (16,699)   and girls (16,658) track & field was the second most popular sport offered at the high school level only behind basketball in the number of schools which offer the sport.

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KEEPING TRACK - Ten reasons to love the Ohio State High School Track and Field Championships. (In no particular order)

Written by Rod O'Donnell on 31 May 2018.

  1. Jesse Owens Stadium: It is not The Horseshoe, that historical venue where the meet was held for many years, but it is a first-class facility that honors one of America’s track icons. The former Cleveland and Ohio State legend defied the evil Adolf Hitler and won multiple medals at the Berlin games in 1936.
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June 2018 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter

on 30 May 2018.

The 111th Boys and 44th Girls Ohio High School Athletic Association Track & Field Championships will be held June 1st and 2nd at the Ohio State University Jesse Owens Track.

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OHSAA Track & Field Championships
The 111th Boys and 44th Girls Ohio High School Athletic Association Track & Field Championships will be held June 1st and 2nd at the Ohio State University Jesse Owens Track.
 
On the Run with Matt McGowan
ccording to the 2016-17 High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations. Girls outdoor Track and Field for the ninth year in a row is the number one sport offering with high school girls with 494,477 participants.
 
KEEPING TRACK - Ten reasons to love the Ohio State High School Track and Field Championships. (In no particular order)
By Rod O'Donnell
Jesse Owens Stadium: It is not The Horseshoe, that historical venue where the meet was held for many years, but it is a first-class facility that honors one of America’s track icons.
 
KEEPING TRACK - Team State Championship
The Minnesota State Track Coaches’ Association conducts a True Team State Championship each spring, in addition to the traditional state meet sponsored by the governing body that regulates high school athletes (MSHAL).
 
Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K
Join RUNOHIO and Columbus Running Company on August 12th and run through Scioto Audubon Metro Park and along the Scioto River in this fifth annual event in memory of Jeff McGowan.
 
The 13th Annual Granville Bryn Du Summer Cross County Series
Run around the Bryn Du Great Field and Mansion in these fun summer evening cross-country runs. Whether you run the Bryn Du Summer Country events as a serious race, a training run or a fun run – Mark your calendar for these fun filled events held in Granville this summer.
 
Heal the Body, Heal the Mind
by Richard Ferguson
Injuries are a part of running that we would like to think will never or rarely occur. However, the longer our running careers, the greater the likelihood that any injury will occur. The harder we train will also increase the chances of some physical injury.
 
The Athletes Kitchen -  Sports Nutrition: #Science Not Opinion
Running performance starts with fueling, not training! The best way to fuelto be a better runner seems to be a debatable topic these days. To keep on top of the science regarding food, exercise & performance, I look to SCAN, the Sports & Cardiovascular Nutrition practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND). Here are some tidbits of information from this year's 35th annual meeting in Keystone CO, May 2018 (#SCANSymposium)
 
USATF reopens bidding for 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Track & Field
 
Bidding to host the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Track & Field has been reopened, USATF announced May 1st. The USATF Board of Directors unanimously authorized the move amid continuing litigation surrounding construction of a new Hilmer Lodge Stadium at Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) in Walnut, California, and the resulting delays on planning for a successful 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
 
Atlanta to host 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon
Atlanta will host the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon for both men and women, USA Track & Field and the United States Olympic Committee announced April 23rd
 
Looking for a Race to Run in June?
 
2018 RUNOHIO Grand Prix
The 2018 RUNOHIO Grand Prix is a series of races chosen by runners and the staff of RUNOHIO to be part of a statewide grand prix.
 
Check out the new races on the series this year.
 
 
High School Coaches on Youth Running and Burnout
By a recent program-by-program count, there are now more than four million children logging miles in elementary school or after-school running programs. (1) Coupling that with the surging number of kids entering recreational Fun Runs and 5K races, there is an expectation that there would be similar growth in the number of kids who would run in high school and beyond. And yes, the number of high school students running cross country is at an all-time high nationally.
 
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2018 Race Directors send RUNOHIO your Race Information
 
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How Do You Want to Keep Up With the Running News?
Go to your favorite running store to get the latest issue of the print RUNOHIO or subscribe to get the print RUNOHIO mailed to you. Take advantage of the 30th annual RUNOHIO Special Subscription price on only $10 (The same price as the 1988)
 
The McGowan Family Track
Circleville City Schools recognized and thanked the McGowan family for their generous donation to the track facilities at the CHS Track Invitational last month. In honor of their continued support, the facility will now be known as The McGowan Family Track.
 
RunBlogRun
Check out Larry Eder's RunBlogRun articles at the bottom of the RUNOHIO web site
 
NATIONAL NEWS
Running News from around the world.
 
RACE RESULTS
 
Race Directors/Running Club Special
If you are a race director or a member of a running club - sign up for a one year subscription to the print RUNOHIO for only $8. To take advantage of Race Directors and Running Club Special.
 
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For over 30 years the print RUNOHIO has been providing you with running coverage in Ohio, West Virginia, northern Kentucky, eastern Indiana, western Pennsylvania and southern Michigan. The RUNOHIO web site - http://www.runohio.com has been working with The Running Network - for over 19 years in providing you National and local running news. Go to your favorite running store to get the current issue of RUNOHIO or subscribe to get the print RUNOHIO mailed to you. Take advantage of the 29th annual RUNOHIO Special Subscription price on only $10 (The same price as the inaugural year of RUNOHIO in 1988).  Send your name and address to RUNOHIO, PO Box 238, Granville, OH 43023 or register online - https://www.signmeup.com/N32V6H7
Upcoming Races
Sunday, June 3
41st annual COLUMBUS 10K presented by RUNOHIO -  
 
Saturday, June 16
Friends of the Buckeye Lake Library Covered Bridge 5K/10K Run, 5K Walk
 
Thad Davis Memorial 5K, Amanda,   http://www.thaddavis5 k.com/
 
Wednesday, July 4
Firecracker 5 Mile, Granville, Granville H.S., 7:45am Granville Rotary (614) 595-7286
 
Thursday, July 12
Bryn Du Summer Cross Country 3K, Granville, 7pm, Matt McGowan, PO Box 238, Granville, OH 43023 (740) 587-0376 - 
 
Saturday, July 14
Columbus Running Company Mile Dash, Dublin -
 
Saturday, July 21
Roundtown Classic, Circleville, 5 mile, 5km, Ace Elsea, http://runohio.com/index.php/features/1473-circleville-trio-of-races 
 
Run to the Moon 5K/10K, Wapakoneta, 8am,
 
Thursday, July 26
Bryn Du Summer Cross Country 3K, Granville, 7pm, Matt McGowan, PO Box 238, Granville, OH 43023 (740) 587-0376
 
Saturday, August 4
 
Sunday, August 12
Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K, Columbus - https://runsignup.com/jeffmcgowan5k  
 
Saturday, October 20
Circleville Classic 5 Miler in memory of Jeff & Jean McGowan, Circleville High School, 9am
 
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RUNOHIO has numerous ways for you to keep up with all of the running in and around Ohio as well as surrounding States. The print RUNOHIO has been providing you with running coverage for over 30 years in Ohio, West Virginia, northern Kentucky, eastern Indiana, western Pennsylvania and southern Michigan. The RUNOHIO web site - http://www.runohio.com has been working with The Running Network and the Fortius Media Group - for over 19 years in providing you National and local running news. Also, keep up with running in and around Ohio with the RUNOHIO E-Newsletter and Facebook.

 

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Happy Memorial Day

on 16 May 2018.

The  staff of RUNOHIO hopes you are able to enjoy time with family and friends as we honor all of the Americans who have died in all wars this Memorial Day.

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Current (mid May - mid July) RUNOHIO Issue now Available

on 15 May 2018.

The mid May - mid July print issue of RUNOHIO was mailed out May 11th and is now at your favorite running store.

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The 111th Boys and 44th Girls Ohio High School Athletic Association Track & Field Championships

on 14 May 2018.

 

The 111th Boys and 44thd Girls Ohio High School Athletic Association Track & Field Championships will be held June 1st and 2nd at the Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium at Ohio State University.

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41st annual COLUMBUS 10K

on 04 May 2018.

Mark your calendar for the 41st annual Columbus 10K - June 3rd

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May 2018 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter

on 03 May 2018.

 

Check out the May Race Calendar

The Spring flowers are in full bloom and the Spring Racing Season is in for swing - check out the May Race Calendar - http://runohio.com/index.php/events 

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Atlanta to host 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon

on 23 April 2018.

Atlanta will host the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon for both men and women, USA Track & Field and the United States Olympic Committee announced  April 23rd.

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