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1 month ago Goodbye to the goofy contributor scoring
@jason OK, well that seems very well designed. I don't know if this is true or not, but I su...
1 month ago Goodbye to the goofy contributor scoring
@jason I log jogging into the training blogs on this site, and I often suspected that doing th...
1 month ago Goodbye to the goofy contributor scoring
It sometimes had contributors with thousands of points, and other times only a few point.
2 months ago Talk About Running at Newville....Big Spring XC course
Also, if somebody from Shippensburg says something nice about something from Big Spring, it has t...
2 months ago Talk About Running at Newville....Big Spring XC course
@sverige55 I know you wrote "JK" but for those who don't know, Newville is north of RT 11 betwe...
2 months ago Talk About Running at Newville....Big Spring XC course
Hey Jim, nobody is interested in this.
2 months ago FREE TO ATTEND - Zola Budd talks at Cal U of PA
It's too bad that these great athletes became known for things out of their control.
2 months ago Hanna Green: now pro--the former Latrobe and VA Tech 800m runner making a world impact
It's one minute fifty eight point zero one seconds.
2 months ago Hanna Green: now pro--the former Latrobe and VA Tech 800m runner making a world impact
Hard to believe that it was 10 years ago that Chanelle Price ran that great 800 at States.
2 months ago Talk About Running at Newville....Big Spring XC course
Well, Jim, I like the nice wide start area and the lanes roped off.
2 months ago Talk About Running at Newville....Big Spring XC course
What do you like about it, what don't you like?
2 months ago FREE TO ATTEND - Zola Budd talks at Cal U of PA
I think there's a video of her somewhere from the recent past where she ran a college XC race an...
3 months ago Three Divisions for Track
@cbrandt No problem. I almost expected some more people to unload on me. By the way, I once kne...
4 months ago Upsets from States
Taryn Parks did great to beat Starliper in the 1600, but Starliper had a heavy workload to run (a...
4 months ago Three Divisions for Track
@cbrandt I think special olympics is great, and paraolympics is great. I am not sure why it is a...
4 months ago Three Divisions for Track
There are 3 divisions now: AA, AAA, and special needs.
4 months ago Video of girls AAA 1600 race?
@bshsxc Thanks. I actually have one of the DVDs from a couple years ago. I know some people pos...
4 months ago missing from state meet in distance? Isaac Davis and Josh Hoey?
@mschwartzusatf Seems not worth it. He'll have ample opportunity to run at the next level, but w...
4 months ago Video of girls AAA 1600 race?
Is there free access video of the great race between Sarlipper and Parks anywhere? I am sorry I ...
4 months ago Most interesting or odd animal you have seen while running
@sverige55 I think a couple people got hurt...or at least one.
4 months ago Most interesting or odd animal you have seen while running
[quote=puffdiscount]Bobcat down in North Carolina[/quote] @puffdiscount A guy just got kil...
4 months ago Most interesting or odd animal you have seen while running
Was running tonight, when up ahead I see something beside the road that is not road kill. The cl...
4 months ago Does your school allow hand timed 100 meter records?
This topic started about the Shippensburg record, and that person has not come anywhere near that...
4 months ago Where was Solanco Alana Yoder at Leagues?
@sverige55 No, I did not. She did run at districts and did well, but not near last year's time a...
4 months ago Does your school allow hand timed 100 meter records?
In the LL league, there were no runners in the prelims or finals who broke 11 seconds. So there ...
4 months ago Where was Solanco Alana Yoder at Leagues?
She is the all time fastest 800 runner in league history. Did she get injured?
5 months ago Does your school allow hand timed 100 meter records?
I see that the top times in the Lancaster newspaper for the 100 are all under 11 seconds. How ma...
5 months ago Does your school allow hand timed 100 meter records?
@sverige55 I know lots of those races won't be run again, but they should keep the mile as a cu...
5 months ago Does your school allow hand timed 100 meter records?
@Donbet The record handed out was 10.8...but the runner ran 11.58 at Shippensburg. Very similar ...
5 months ago Starliper winner at Penn Relays
Marlee Starliper won the mile in 4:47.51. She's from Northern High School. (Dillsburg)
5 months ago Does your school allow hand timed 100 meter records?
Recently saw that my hometown high school, Shippensburg, gave a student the record for 100 meters...
5 months ago What ever happen to Dion Bentley???
@lzelko When it comes to different halls of fame, sometimes deserving people don't get in bec...
6 months ago What ever happen to Dion Bentley???
[quote=dustdevil] He was a multiple All-American at Florida and holds their school record to this...
7 months ago Honoring javelin returners
So nice to see the javelin returners honored. Usually they just honor the guys that throw them, ...
8 months ago Hyleas Fountain on American Ninja Warrior this past week
Hyleas Fountain was on American Ninja Warrior recently. Unfortunately, she fell at the stage wher...
11 months ago Weather for State Meet
Now weather report looking pretty good except for possibility of showers Friday.
11 months ago So Glad D3 is at Big Spring instead of Hershey
The start at Big Spring is much better than at Hershey. There's plenty of space before any narro...
11 months ago can a non high schooler compete
The question needs to be re-written to be clear.
12 months ago Taryn Parks of Greencastle: Does she do XC?
@mrhuber1 Thanks. Saw her run at states, and I wondered.
12 months ago Taryn Parks of Greencastle: Does she do XC?
Haven't seen her in results of big meets.
1 year ago Sam Affolder's New Program
@rnicklas A sub minute miler? Wow, I didn't know that had been done yet. Well, come to th...
1 year ago Should the PIAA add a third classification in track & field?
No to 3 divisions. BUT If they do that, will they have the "special" athletes there like th...
1 year ago PIAA State Meet for 2018
This course still has the problem that you see the start/finish but miss the middle, or you see t...
1 year ago 100 meters time adusted down from 10.44 to 10.43
[quote=Dock1]@JimDillner All hand times are rounded to the 10th. 11.11 rounds to an 11.2 and 1...
1 year ago 100 meters time adusted down from 10.44 to 10.43
[quote=Dock1]@Chronicles1611 i think its important to note that even if you were correct in you...
1 year ago 100 meters time adusted down from 10.44 to 10.43
@Dock1 In the math I learned, you round 5 or greater up, 4 or less down. By what you are saying,...
1 year ago Most anticipated race at State meet?
@jdpsu Turned out to be the most exciting race of the day.
1 year ago 100 meters time adusted down from 10.44 to 10.43
@mschwartzusatf Which made the difference between tying and breaking a record.
1 year ago 100 meters time adusted down from 10.44 to 10.43
I never heard of officials adjusting a time down so that a record can be broken. I thought this ...
1 year ago State Meet Announcer
It went pretty well except when the guy decided to announce the medal stand when they were in the...