Quote Of The Day
“The executives heard the running community – our participants, our customers, our reason for being – loud and clear. We looked at who we are, who we represent in the industry, who we want to be and where we came from. We realized that last fall we didn’t strike the right balance in supporting the sport.”
– Competitor Group senior vice president Tracy Sundlun announcing that the organization is reversing its decision from the fall and will reinstate appearance fees for its elite athletes with immediate effect.
*LRC Archive: No, Thank You: We Don’t Need Competitor Running The Vast Majority Of Big Running Events In This Country
Super Hot on LetsRun: Shalane announces she is RETIRED!
- Competitor Group Reinstates Appearance Fees
- Alan Webb to retire and become Triathlete? (RW Link)
- Two more new Brooks Beasts
- Ritz is going to get rocked at Boston
- Be inspired: Meet Andy Ward: The Brit had a 30:20 age pb from age 25 to 44. Now he's sub 30:00
- Anybody's job NOT suck? Could you explain how this is possible?