February 2016 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter
On the Run with Matt McGowan
from mid January - mid March print RUNOHIO - For the seventh year in a row I have had the honor to be on the selection committee to vote for the USA Track & Field National Hall of Fame. The following Olympians and record breakers comprise the 42nd National Track & Field Hall of Fame induction class, featuring modern athletes Allen Johnson and Hollis Conway; veteran athletes Ralph Mann, Al Blozis and Jack Torrance; and coach Harry Gill who were inducted into the National Track & Field Hall of Fame last month.
US Olympic Team Marathon Trials
The 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Marathon Trials will be held in Los Angeles, CA on February 13. The race will start near the Staples Center on the west side of downtown Los Angeles.
January 2016 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter
2015 RUNOHIO Grand Prix Winners and Interviews
The 2015 RUNOHIO Grand Prix was a series of races chosen by runners and the staff of RUNOHIO to be part of a statewide grand prix. Criteria used in determining the RUNOHIO Grand Prix races were: 1) Runners ranking from RUNOHIO, 2) Race Organization, 3) Quality of the race field, 4) Size of the race, 5) Geographical location, 6) Date of the race, 7) Distance of the race. RUNOHIO also tired to have only one race on a given weekend and not pick holiday races.
Jeff and Matt McGowan awarded the President Award for Lifetime Achievement by the Ohio Association of USA Track & Field
Jeff and Matt McGowan were honored last year by the Ohio Association of USA Track & Field with the President Award for Lifetime Achievement for their involvement with running and with their RUNOHIO publication.
Happy New Year !
The staff of RUNOHIO wishes you and your family a Happy, Safe and Healthy New Year!
Hopefully, this winter you will be able to continue your running.
Registration for the 2016 Arnold 5K Pump and Run is Closed
Registration for the March 6, 2016 Arnold 5K Pump and Run is Closed. There is No Waiting List. You can still sign up for the Arnold 5K (run only). Registration started November 1st and was closed on November 14th
Qualifying Standards 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Trials
- Athletes must meet the "B" standard in order to enter the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon event.