Creating a healthier community in the face of tremendous challenges - all while celebrating the 40th anniversary of a special road race. The Crim Fitness Foundation, a longtime Running USA member, is an inspiring story of community-based programming success.
We recently caught up with Kim Ashworth of Ashworth Awards, the Official Awards Partner of Running USA, as Ashworth talks at length about how the company has evolved over the years, what trends they are seeing in the industry and much more.
Longtime leaders in the sport of road running were honored and $35,000 in grants was awarded at the 2017 Running USA Industry Conference powered by ACTIVE Network, held February 26-28 at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida.
Moderated by industry veteran Lonnie Somers of Hallucination Sports, the quartet will discuss a host of issues, including the influence of mobile, social media usage, wearable technology and much more.
Leading a Race Camp on Course Operations at the Industry Conference, Lyons brings a wealth of knowledge on building strong community relationships, organizing and managing race day operations and much more.
At the 2017 Running USA Industry Conference, Schooley will lead a Race Camp on Sponsorship, leading discussion on forming meaningful and lasting partnerships and how to best build a race's sponsorship portfolio.
We're excited for our Race Camp on Course Operations at this year's Running USA Industry Conference, which is being co-led by Aaron Nemzer, director of events at DMSE, who brings a wealth of experience in course management - including the Boston Marathon.