31 Aug '13, 2am

Competitor Group

What also has to be stated is this: the managing of 83 events is an arduous task. Competitor Group has made, for many years, a significant investment in the development of elite fields in their key events. Young American athletes benefited from their largesse as well as the most elite. Young global runners also competed first in North America in these events. For CGI, however, the decision was made that investing in elite athlete fields in North America no longer made "business sense". The term, "strategic move" was used many times in discussions with RunBlogRun as the strategy change was explained, and perhaps, more truly, rationalized.

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2013/08/competitor-group-cgi-el...

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