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USA Track & Field Foundation announces 39 Youth Club Grant recipients

INDIANAPOLIS – The USA Track & Field Foundation Chairman Bob Greifeld and Executive Director Tom Jackovic announced today it has awarded 39 Youth Club Grants to track & field clubs throughout the country. The grants assist young male and female athletes with expenses such as travel to meets, equipment, uniforms and facility rental. “One of the(…)

USA Track & Field Foundation awards Elite Athlete Development Grants to 58 athletes

INDIANAPOLIS – In the wake of the excitement surrounding the upcoming 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, the USA Track & Field Foundation is thrilled to announce the 2016 Elite Athlete Development Grants. The list is highlighted by Stephen Schwarzman Grantees, many of whom are 2016 Rio Games medal contenders. In all, the Foundation awarded(…)

USA Track & Field Foundation accepting Youth Club Grant applications

INDIANAPOLIS – The USA Track & Field Foundation is currently accepting youth grant applications from interested clubs and organizations for its first round of 2016 youth grants, announced USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic. Youth track clubs and programs from all areas of the United States are encouraged to apply. The Foundation favors the use of(…)

USA Track & Field Foundation Accepting Elite Athlete Development Applications

INDIANAPOLIS – The USA Track & Field Foundation is currently accepting elite athlete grant applications to be considered for the 2016 track & field season, announced USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic. The Foundation seeks to support the pursuit of world-class performances by American post-collegian track & field athletes who have met minimum performance standards(…)

Scott Tonn Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors

INDIANAPOLIS – Scott Tonn has been named as a Director of the USA Track & Field Foundation Board, USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. Scott Tonn is Manager and primary principal of Tonn Investments, LLC (“TI”) which was founded in 2010. TI is a private holding company based in(…)

USATF Foundation and Foundation Grantee, Bobby Curtis bring Run With US! to the 4-H Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference

CROSSVILLE, TN – The USA Track & Field Foundation, in partnership with 4-H, presented the Run With US! program to over 350 attendees at the 4-H Southern Region Teen Leadership Conference this past weekend, announced USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld. The event featured a presentation from Run With US! athlete-mentor,(…)

Bob West Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors

INDIANAPOLIS – Bob West has been named as a Director of the USA Track & Field Foundation Board, USATF Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. Bob West is the Managing Director at CareWorks Tech.  He joined the company after more than 20 years in security leadership roles with financial and(…)

USA Track & Field Foundation announces 19 Youth Club Grant recipients

INDIANAPOLIS – The USA Track & Field Foundation Chairman Bob Greifeld and Executive Director Tom Jackovic announced today it has awarded 19 youth club grants to track & field organizations throughout the country. The grants assist young male and female athletes with expenses such as travel to meets, equipment, uniforms and facility rental. This is(…)

USATF Foundation donates $20,000 to the Mark Springer Travel Program

INDIANAPOLIS – The USA Track & Field Foundation has donated $20,000 to support the Mark Springer Youth Travel Grant Program, Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld announced today. The USATF Foundation strives to continue to support youth track & field across the country with their Youth Grant Program and aims to supplement(…)