Future Look of Running Events – Andrea Dowdy & Creigh Kelley – Colfax Marathon
Welcome to fall. Only three months until 2021, finally. And please, no matter what your political affiliation, GET OUT AND VOTE! Please!!!!!!
Things are changing here at Feel Good Running. The new Intro & Outro are still in production. So I just came up with a temporary band-aid for this episode. The former Intro & Outro have been laid to rest.
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So, this is a very important episode for many reasons. As all of us runners know, the pandemic has changed the face of the running world. Runners, race directors, vendors, charities, sponsors, running event coordinators, volunteers and those who have any involvement with a local running race will get so much out of this episode.
Andrea Dowdy is the CEO and Executive Director and Creigh Kelley is the Race Director of the Denver Colfax Marathon. Together they head up this top premier running event, 7 races in two days that attract over 20,000 runners.
These two amazing, skilled professional individuals join me to talk about the future of running events in a pandemic world. They recently put together "Recommended Guidelines for Small to Large Running Events" that is being embraced world wide.
Be safe runners. Wear your mask in public. Please be kind and courteous to others. Remember to “just show up and always, ALWAYS, feel good about YOUR running!”
- Recommended Guidelines for Small to Large Running Events - Download Here
- Running USA - Article
- Colorado Running and Walking Event Alliance
- Colfax Marathon
- Colfax Marathon (Social Media) - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter
- HAL Sports - Creigh Kelley Event Director (Lonnie Sommers - Co-Owner)
- Creigh Kelley Bio
- Kipture Primary School Foundation - Creigh Kelley's Kenya Non-Profit School foundation where you can donate if you so desire!
Inspirational Running Quote
“I was sad. Then I bought some new running shoes. I'm ok now!” – Unknown
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