For seventeen years, Virginia Brophy Achman has been the force behind Twin Cities In Motion, which currently stages over ten events annually and the race industry veteran sat down with Running USA to share some of the knowledge she’s acquired along the way.
In 1979, Cliff Bosley, then 12 years old and in sixth grade, had his first job: standing at a folding table at the back of Frank Shorter’s running store and registering runners for the BolderBOULDER, a race his father started.
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.