Posts Tagged 'NYRR'

Cheating? What Cheating?

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Cheating? What Cheating?

When it comes to races, I’m rather old fashioned. I don’t care about a medal for finishing. Music on the course is of no interest to me. I’m donating the t-shirt no matter how stylish it is, and I couldn’t care less about the expo, post-race party or other peripherals. In fact all I want from a race is a safe, well-marked course, and quick, accurate results free of obvious inaccuracies. You’d think that would be easy enough to find. You’d ...

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More Money, More Problems

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Money-running-300x300 I've dedicated plenty of space on this humble blog writing about the New York Road Runners' finances and other policies.  At one time or another, I've been irked by their mandatory volunteering, non-refundable application fees at races, highly paid executives at this non-profit organization, and other issues. 

Today's topic is high entry fees.  Recently a lot of people have complained about the hefty price ...

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