Millrose Mile Qualification Standards
Courtesy of Fulton Accurate Timing. MileSplit NY will have live coverage of the event.
There will be new qualifying procedures for the New Balance High School Miles at the Millrose Games in 2014. There will be fewer automatic spots on the line during the season in an effort to expand the reach. (via Armory Track)
Big day this weekend at the Hispanic Games. Check out the entries below, and the full details over at Armory Track
No obstacle is too big to hurdle to ensure a spot for athletes in the coming holiday events — the Armory Youth Holiday Classic and the Marine Corps Holiday Classic. The online registration deadline for each is Wednesday at midnight. (via Armory Track)
Nick Ryan of Fayetteville-Manlius was the undisputed Athlete of the Year while Art & Linda Kranick of Saratoga Springs were the Class A Coaches of the Year. Who else found a spot on the Armory All-State team? (via Armory Track)
Bikes for Kids brought their volunteer team in to assemble and distribute bikes to inner city kids.
Watch Ajee Wilson win the 800m at The World Youth Championships last weekend. The Neptune, NJ star competed all winter here at The Armory and looks like she will have a chance to break some Armory records this coming winter.
Kevin McDermott, a Chaminade High School and Duke University track and XC star, continues to make progress two years after he was hurt diving into a pool. Check out this video that has a message form Kevin and some footage of his progress.
PHILADELPHIA - The La Salle University community is mourning the sudden loss of long-time head cross country and track coach, Charles Torpey, who passed away on Friday. Torpey, 58, won 16 Atlantic 10 Coach of the Year honors, including 13 in cross country, and led his teams to 15 Atlantic 10 Championships during his illustrious 17-year tenure at La Salle.
Along with Thanksgiving Day, Independence Day has become one of the most popular days to run a race.
North-Syracuse, NY - The Fayetteville-Manlius girls dominated the distance events and Zavon Watkins of Liverpool won the 800m and 1600m runs. Photos courtesy TullyRunners.com
Day one of the Section 1 State Qualifiers were held at Arlington High School in Dutchess County. Early on the wind was over powering but as the meet progressed it seemed to ease up. Great weather is expected across NY State all weekend long.
The Harrison boys won the Section 1 Class B title last Friday. Harrison was the top ranked boys class B team in the state indoors and they look to be the best again outdoors.