Mike Boza

Tampa, FL

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
20 days ago B3R Sports XC events including club sections
@columbiatrack This date might be inside the window for “preseason” classification so that m...
23 days ago Staggered Starts for XC Meets
@lfcsumner3 Brilliant!
23 days ago Staggered Starts for XC Meets
I've heard/read about using staggered starts to make our meets safer during the pandemic. I'm cur...
6 months ago Thank you from everyone at Wharton
@CoachAnthonyTriana Thank you and your staff for a great meet!
7 months ago New Rules for 2020 Season.
@jlafollette Got it. Thanks. As long as hand-timed meets can be accepted by Direct Athletics and...
7 months ago New Rules for 2020 Season.
@jlafollette Thanks for the updates. Next question, will these hand-timed results be used for see...
7 months ago New Rules for 2020 Season.
@klojacono Thanks for responding. I have another question. Am I correct that hand-timed results ...
7 months ago State Cross Country
@coachbutler Would you guess Pre-State 10/3 since the next two Saturdays are home games then?
7 months ago New Rules for 2020 Season.
Why has the FHSAA become so obsessed with enforcing this 5-meet minimum rule? Why are meet direct...
8 months ago 4 x 1600
That sounds like it's gonna be awesome. One of our top team priorities for this track season is s...
9 months ago State Cross Country Stats you'd like to know
@CoachRaposo AMEN!
10 months ago State Meet Question
@coachbutler That would be better for many reasons. Hope someone in a position to make a decision...
10 months ago State Meet Question
Here's another question. The FHSAA website still says awards 30 minutes after final race. Did the...
1 year ago The Man
@Billjenkins42 You're welcome, Bill. One of the best things about this sport is the way our runn...
1 year ago The impact of GPS watches on race performance?
[quote=multijumps]@ CoachBoza Any athlete who does not give a 100% effort in a race should not...
1 year ago The impact of GPS watches on race performance?
@Aholmes80 HaHa. Good point, Andy. I remember, before the crackdown on these watches, this board ...
1 year ago The impact of GPS watches on race performance?
@jdpsu I agree about it being a distraction in a race of any consequence. A runner is better serv...
1 year ago The impact of GPS watches on race performance?
What do you think the impact will be of GPS watches on race performance now that they are being a...
1 year ago FACA Cross Country Clinic, June 27-29
@southforkrunning coachboza@gmail.com
1 year ago Valedictorian Runners-2019
@jdpsu It's an obvious and interesting correlation for sure, and I think it's reciprocal. It's n...
1 year ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@jdpsu Andy's freshman year, both he and Jeff See broke the Indoor Freshman Mile record at Nike I...
1 year ago Best Long Distance Runners in 2000's-From Deak to Hicks
@jdpsu Andy Biladeau 2001 - 2004 with state titles in xc and track
1 year ago Tampa bay area Distance carnival May 10 or May 11
@paul a opitz The University of Tampa is hosting a Distance Carnival on Saturday evening, May 11....
1 year ago Ernie Chatman 5K
@Coach_Skipper This makes me so happy. This race is where I first got to know Ernie Chatman. E...
2 years ago New XC Classifications!
@crobertson33 January 2019 Fall Sport Classifications and Districts Released (BO...
2 years ago We want TODD GRASLEY back!
I am also tired of seeing "stories" on the front page that are nothing more than lists I can gene...
2 years ago FHSAA Reclassification 2019
@southforkrunning I'm with you all the way up to the last item. Love the larger, more meaningful ...
2 years ago 3AR3 at The Farm
Agreed. Well done Dusty.
2 years ago Short courses?
@bnoel Say what you like about me, Sir, but never disparage my wheel! I am known around here as t...
2 years ago Rules question for all of you knowledgeable coaches
@coachbutler Doug, I don't think it's very clear in this case. It doesn't specifically address th...
2 years ago Largo's Legendary Cross Country Coach Brent Haley Has A New Book Out!
Got the book last week and I can't put it down. I've been carrying with me all over in case I hav...
2 years ago 4a region 2 what time and why the farm?
@HMTDusty Thanks for hosting. Just wondering if you considered having 4A run before 3A to match t...
2 years ago Head Boys Track Coach position available at Plant H.S., Tampa
Still searching...
2 years ago State Meet 3200
@edwardjthompson I don't know what you mean by "permitted to grow more." I see how they will get ...
2 years ago State Meet 3200
@edwardjthompson Are there any other states currently using a classification system similar to wh...
2 years ago State Meet 3200
I agree with Coach Altimari. Even if you do consider using factors other than school size to crea...
2 years ago Head Boys Track Coach position available at Plant H.S., Tampa
We are looking for a head boys track coach at Plant H.S. in Tampa. The job is attached to a teach...
3 years ago Cross Country Adjustments
1. Combine the 16 districts into 8 districts. We have too many small districts and it takes twice...
3 years ago Chiles: Speculating from afar: Part 2
@Doboy You took the words right out of my keyboard. There are many individuals who could be succe...
3 years ago Chiles: Speculating from afar: Part 2
@fortmccoyk899 The one part of this way of looking at winter that I completely agree with is that...
3 years ago Chiles: Speculating from afar: Part 2
@fortmccoyk899 If we could adequately research this, I'm confident we'd find a VERY strong positi...
3 years ago Coaching Distance help.
@fortmccoyk899 Coach Chapman was a special man. If you did not have the good fortune to know him,...
3 years ago Coaching Distance help.
I've been away from coaching cross country for four years and one thing I notice is how much less...
3 years ago XC Team Standings
Seems to be working for me now. Thanks.
3 years ago XC Team Standings
Just tried the link Mike H. posted on my home laptop. Underneath "File not found" it says "No spe...
3 years ago XC Team Standings
To clarify, it's not that I don't see the link, it's that the page does not open and I get this e...
3 years ago XC Team Standings
Just clicked on this link and got the "file not found" message.
3 years ago XC Team Standings
I'm having the same problem, but not on all computers. On my classroom desktop the XC Team rankin...
3 years ago Coaches - Most Impressive Workout you have ever had an athlete do?
"The Bear" given to me by the great Brent Haley of the Legendary Largo program (10 state champion...
3 years ago Rogers Park Invitational 9/28 is now Davis Island Invitational
We have changed the name of our meet on 9/28 to the Davis Island Invitational as a result of a ve...