Des Moines Register wrote:
â€œHereâ€™s one example. I met a guy who passed away earlier this year. He had been to more than 50 Drake Relays. Maybe 60. With his son. With family members. I donâ€™t know how serious he was with it, but his stepson reached out to me and asked if his ashes could be scattered in the long jump.
â€œObviously not within our plans, but it certainly speaks volumes about what the Drake Relays mean to people and the emotion they feel for it.â€
Why wouldn't they agree to this? I'd be thrilled to do it if I was a meet director. What do you think?