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Road Race Management Current Issue

In the April 3, 2020 E-news

  • Coe: You Qualified for 2020 Olympics - You're in for 2021
  • Survey Finds Elite Athletes Struggling Financially Worldwide
  • Boston Marathon Offers Refunds
  • Race Director Answers Questions about COVID-19 Cancellations (and Refunds)
  • OPINION: USOPC Gravy Train Should End


In the March/April 2020 Newsletter, Issue 429

  • Acts of Kindness in Trying Times
    • Long Distance Running Official, Coach and Enthusiast Bill Roe Dies
    • Race HQ Shuts Down
    • USATF Membership Fees to Increase
    • Jakob Larsen Appointed World Athletics Director of Competition and Events
    • RRCA Launches Cyber Liability Policy for Clubs and Events
    • Did You Miss It? Our Most Visited Links from RRM Ewires During March
  • COVID-19 Creates an Abnormal New Normal
  • Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K Run-Walk: Inside a Large Race Cancellation
  • Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K Run-Walk: The Personal Side of the Cancellation
  • COVID-19 and Contract Performance
  • Commentary: Refund and Deferral Policies: No One Size Fits All
  • Tips & Tricks: Field Size Limits - How Are They Determined?
  • Going Green: The Sports Climate Shaming Phenomenon
  • Business Page: Paris Runners Defy Stay at Home Orders for Paris Half
  • Mileposts: Brooks Running and Brooks Brothers Spar over Name Trademark


In the March 27, 2020 E-news Covid Update

  • March 25 - March 26 from Brent Ayer
  • How the U.S. Is Coping with the COVID-19 Pandemic, by the Numbers - Mark Heinicke

In the March 26, 2020 Newsletter, Covid-19 Update

  • March 23 from Brent Ayer
  • Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program. Federal Disaster Loans for Businesses, Private Non-Profits, Homeowners and Renters
  • WHAT'S IN THE LARGEST STIMULUS BILL IN HISTORY? We still don't have the final text yet (neither does Congress), but here's what you can expect


In the February 21, 2020 E-news

  • New Nike Boss Splits Hairs on Vaporfly's Mechanical Advantage
  • Joshua Cheptegei Soloes to Stunning World Record for Road 5K
  • American Records Tumble at Millrose Games

In the February 2020 Newsletter, Issue 428

  • News
  • Joshua Cheptegei's 5K WR Keeps Nike Vaporfly Shoes Controversy Swirling
    Tokyo Marathon Mass Race Cancelled Due to Corona Virus Fears; Elites to Run as Planned
    Ultra Running on the Rise
    Want to Create Industry Buzz? Acquire Someone
  • North American Race Participation Declines 1.4% Between 2018 and 2019
  • Race Anatomy: Manchester Road Race: A Thanksgiving Tradition
  • Letter: Participation and Entry Fee Hikes
  • Obituary - Bee McLeod
  • Running USA News - 2020 Meeting Rebounds After Downturn in 2019
  • Statistics: New York City Marathon, Charitable Contributions
  • Business Page and Mileposts
  • Business Page: The Vaporfly Gets Competition
  • Mileposts: Not All Races See Declining Numbers


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