30 Dec '15, 7am

A Tribute to Mike Byrnes, by Elliott Denman - RunBlogRun

With high school track interest continuing to soar - but no real outlet for athletes to test their talents far beyond their state borderlines - Mike Byrnes teamed with fellow visionaries Tracy Sundlun and Jim Spier to create the first National Scholastic Indoor Championships. And they were miracle workers in finding the funding and scouring up support for the meets - now indoors, outdoors and cross country - that have since produced magnificent, record-smashing performances that have paved the way to college scholarships, national and Olympic glory, and a whole lot more.

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2015/12/a-tribute-to-mike-byrne...

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