Jason Byrne

Are former track athletes more prone to fumbles in NFL? Jason Byrne Sep 14, 2013

A Wall Street Journal report posed an interesting theory about the New York Giants’ David Wilson‘s trouble holding onto the ball in the season opener Sunday. Wilson, and some other running backs, may be more likely to fumble because they grew up running track. Some of the backs the Wall Street Journal highlighted: Wilson lost two fumbles in the… (via olympictalk.nbcsports.com)

FLR 14 Race of Champions: First 15 Teams Accepted Jason Byrne Sep 13, 2013

Each year the flrunners.com Invitational attracts the best teams from every corner of the state. With almost 200 schools now signed up, 2013 is no exception. The goal of many teams is to earn a coveted invitation to compete in the Race of Champions.

Newsome Wolves Invitational Recap Jason Byrne Sep 8, 2013

Things got a little muddy at the Newsome Wolves Invitational, with many runners finishing with chipped-shoes in hand on Saturday in Lithia. The two loop course was great for spectators, as it wound around the campus sports fields.

FSU Women Cross Country Preview (FloTrack) Jason Byrne Aug 30, 2013

Florida State's women's cross country team is most definitely one of the elite programs in the country.  Year in and year out Karen Harvey's squads are consistently good during the season and have tons of talent. (via FloTrack)

Floridians at IAAF World Championships Jason Byrne Aug 11, 2013

The IAAF World Championship of Track & Field is under way in Moscow. There is a large group of athletes who were raised, schooled, or train in Florida there representing various countries. Here is a list.

Monthly Subscription Plan, New Rates Coming August 22 Jason Byrne Aug 11, 2013

We will be altering our subscription cost structure for MileSplit sites nationwide starting on August 22, 2013. Beginning on that date, we will offer monthly subscriptions for the first time at a rate of $4.99 per month. This plan will automatically renew each month, though you will be able to easily cancel it at any time. For those wanting access for the full year, we will offer annual subscriptions at $48 per year, a savings of $1 per month versus the month-to-month plan.

Fireman set to burn up the track Jason Byrne Jul 29, 2013

After being sidetracked by the organisation of his initial Bahamas Invitational track and field meet in April, Chris “Fireman” Brown has slowly gotten back on track and now he is eager to make another appearance at the IAAF World Championships next month. (via www.tribune242.com)