This is the first of three videos for the Find Your Strong cross country program, sponsored by Saucony. Ashley Higginson is a steeplechaser, who made the US team for the World Championships in Moscow. Ashley is a law student at Princeton and a fine runner. ” My goal this year was to make the team to Moscow, ” is what Ashley told RunBlogRun.com. We wish her luck in the future and look forward to seeing her in the upcoming cross country season.
Larry Eder has had a 51-year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach, magazine publisher, and now, journalist and blogger. His first article, on Don Bowden, America's first sub-4 minute miler, was published in RW in 1983. Larry has published several magazines on athletics, from American Athletics to the U.S. version of Spikes magazine. He currently manages the content and marketing development of the RunningNetwork, The Shoe Addicts, and RunBlogRun. Of RunBlogRun, his daily pilgrimage with the sport, Larry says: "I have to admit, I love traveling to far away meets, writing about the sport I love, and the athletes I respect, for my readers at runblogrun.com, the most of anything I have ever done, except, maybe running itself." Also does some updates for BBC Sports at key events, which he truly enjoys. Theme song: Greg Allman, " I'm no Angel."