24 Aug '13, 9pm

After London and Moscow, How do we grow the sport? by Larry Eder, #moscow2013, #runblogrun

The Moscow World Championships was one of the best of the nine World Championships that I have attended. The level of competition was excellent, the stadium was historic and the crowd was enthusiastic. But, that is not how it was translated to many sports fans. TIME magazines' only comment about the Worlds? Crowd was too small. Some US terrestrial TV wrote about high possibility of Nick Symmonds being arrested in Russia because of his dedication of his medal to his gay friends. Nothing could have been further from the truth. Symmonds was never in any danger of being arrested. Nick spoke from his heart, which is to be respected. Nick also told the Shoe Addicts that while he may disagree with the new legislation that many consider anti-gay, he was a guest in Russia. I personally watched anti-gay protests in Moscow, shown on Russian TV, which were held several days during the...

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2013/08/rbr-editorial-after-lon...

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