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DBR- "Boston Not Gonna Get The Olympics"- January 12, 2015
We're not sure what this gawker.com columnist has against Beantown, but we suspect the Chamber Of Commerce won't be hiring him any time soon after his salty analysis…
DBR- The Daily Relay's Monday Morning Run- January 12, 2015
Kevin Sully starts out with a "preview before the preview" of the Boston and London marathon fields as they now stand…
DBR- White House To Meet With College Athletics Officials- January 12, 2015
USA Today reports that a gathering is expected to precede the announcement of a so-called "Coalition to Save College Sports" spearheaded by the 10 top conference commissioners…
DBR- Phil Knight's Dollars, Nike's Marketing & Oregon- January 12, 2015
It's a story mostly about football, but Chuck Carlton of the Dallas Morning News manages to sneak in a track reference in talking the Duck rise to the big time of collegiate sports…
DBR- Causes Of Loss Might Have Been Out Of LA's Control- January 12, 2015
David Wharton of the LA Times looks at how the perceived favorite lost out on the Olympic bid…
DBR- T&FN Interview: Marathoner Meb Keflezighi- January 12, 2015
In the wake of an incredibly successful 26-mile season at age 39, the iconic American vet goes the Q&A route with our Sieg Lindstrom in the January edition…
DBR- "Boston's Games Will Run Rings Around Others"- January 11, 2015
Kevin Paul Dupont of the Boston Globe takes a fanciful look at the 2024 Olympics as they wind down…
DBR- From The Editor: February 2015 Edition- January 11, 2015
E. Garry Hill takes a look at a thorny problem that may well lie in track's future: "So what if we had no choice but to cut Olympic events?"…
DBR- Would Boston Be Lucky To Lose The Oly Competition?- January 10, 2015
Writing in the Wall Street Journal, economics professor Andrew Zimbalist says, "There’s no evidence that the Games boost tourism, and the costly new facilities turn into white elephants"…