Amory Rowe Salem
Founder & Executive Director, In the Arena
Amory was a two-sport All-American at Princeton, where she won an NCAA title in lacrosse and received the C. Otto von Kienbush Prize as one of the school’s best female scholar-athletes. She won a gold medal with the US Lacrosse Team at the 1997 World Championships and ran cross-country and track while teaching and coaching in Cambridge, MA. In 2004, Amory won the US National Duathlon Championships. In the Arena, a youth development organization that provides at-risk youths with powerful sporting mentors, was founded in 2006.
The USA Track & Field Foundation provides a means to attract and guide funds to new and innovative track & field programs with an emphasis on providing opportunities for youth athletes, emerging elite athletes and distance training centers. The Foundation depends upon donations from its Board of Directors, major gifts and from generous fans of track & field.
Elite athletes are supported by the Foundation via monetary grants and participation in Run With US! (www.runwithus.org). Youth athletes are supported via monetary grants to youth clubs.
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