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NSSF brings New Balance Indoor Nationals to The Armory Dec 8, 2010

BOSTON, MA, December 8, 2010 – Global athletic leader New Balance is pleased to announce an official multi-year partnership with the National Scholastic Sports Foundation (NSSF) and the New Balance Track & Field Center at the Armory in New York City in the New Balance Indoor Nationals. The event will bring together the best indoor track and field high school athletes from across the country for a weekend of intense competition.  

Virginians @ New Balance Indoor Nationals Mar 10, 2011

Check out our highlights from the New Balance Indoor Nationals. MileStat.com interviewed many of Virginia's top performers at the national meet, while MileSplit US and ArmoryTrack.com's national coverage of the meet included photos and more.     Meet Page w/ Coverage Day 1 Highlights Day 2 Highlights Day 3 Highlights   

Jim Spier (NBIN Meet Director) Mar 12, 2011

Jim Spier talks to MileSplit about the new NSSF partnership with the Armory and having one true National Championship meet

Virginia boys entered for New Balance Indoor Nationals Mar 6, 2011

Ahmed Bile of Annandale and Jeremy Greenwald of Grassfield (pictured above by Ryan Kelly) battled it out for the AAA state 1000 meter title two weeks ago with Bile winning in a thrilling race with both runners timed at 2:28. They will not be facing each other head to head at the indoor nationals, but in separate races will look to prove themselves as the best distance runners of the indoor season from Virginia with Bile in the fast section of the 800 and Greenwald in the fast section of the mile at the Armory.   A list of all Virginian boys (links to athlete profiles) entered currently in this upcoming weekend's New Balance Indoor Nationals at the New York Armory. Similar list for the Virginia girls to follow. MileStat.com will be on-site with coverage from the Armory.

Marquis Worsley (Norview VA) Interview Mar 12, 2011

Norview (VA) junior Marquis Worsley has shown himself to be one of the best distance runners to come out of the Eastern District including a section and 1:59 PR victory in the emerging elite 800 at the New Balance Indoor Nationals.

KTCCCA to Help Athletes with Reimbursment for going to New Balance Nationals & USA Junior Nationals Jan 26, 2011

At the January Meeting of the Kentucky Track and Cross Country Coaches Association (KTCCCA) it was decided that any Kentucky high school athlete who chooses to compete at New Balance Indoor Nationals, New Balance Outdoor Nationals, or USA Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships in 2011 can seek reimbursement for some of their costs to compete.  Athletes who compete in one of the New Balances National Championships, which are being held on the east coast in New York and North Carolina, are eligible for up to $250.  USA Junior Nationals are in Eugene, Oregon this year and athletes can receive up to $500 back.  This is strictly a reimbursement based on the athlete supplying receipts showing their costs of staying overnight, eating, and traveling to the meet.    Entry Standards are at the link below: http://www.nationalscholastic.org/indoornats/guidelines/   More details on how to apply and who to contact will be put out at a later time.

MY New Balance Indoor Nationals Experience Mar 21, 2011

KYtrackXC.com asked the athletes who traveled to New Balance Nationals in New York to write about their experience.  Below are the four who responded about their trip.   

Lakeland (VA) Boys 4x200 Interview Mar 16, 2011

The Lakeland boys qualified for the finals of the 4x200 with a VA #11 all-time performance of 1:29.53. Lakeland would later finish 4th in the finals.

Virginia girls entered for New Balance Indoor Nationals Mar 6, 2011

The Bethel girls ran one of the fastest flat track 4x400 meter relay times in the nation with their 3:51.96 victory at the state meet. The New Balance Nationals this upcoming weekend will be their first opportunity to run faster on a banked track (at the New York Armory), which has the Bethel quartet thinking of breaking their own school record (3:48.91 at 2009 Virginia Tech Invite) and potentially the Virginia high school indoor state record of 3:46.91 by the 2006 Landstown squad at the indoor nationals. (Photo by Ryan Kelly).    A list of all Virginian girls (links to athlete profiles) entered currently in this upcoming weekend's New Balance Indoor Nationals at the New York Armory. MileStat.com will be on-site with coverage from the Armory.

Mattie Webb/Hannah Lowery (VA) Interview Mar 14, 2011

Two of Virginia's top distance runners Mattie Webb of Western Albemarle and Hannah Lowery of Stafford competed in the morning sections of the 2 mile running times in the 10:40s.

Alyn Carr (Blacksburg VA) Interview Mar 12, 2011

The Virginia 2A 55 meter dash state champion Alyn Carr ran 2nd leg on Blacksburg's 4x200 school record breaking relay at New Balance Indoor Nationals.

McVicker Places 6th in 2 Mile at New Balance Indoor Nationals Mar 13, 2011

Fairmont Senior Dayton McVicker capped an amazing indoor season placing 6th in the 2 mile run at the New Balance Indoor Nationals today at the Armory track in New York City. McVicker's time in the full 2 mile race was 9:16.29. On February the 12th, McVicker gave us a glimpse of how his training was going when he posted a fast 800m in 1:58.72 at a West Virginia Flyers indoor meet on February 12th.

Amanda Smith/Myah Hicks (VA) Interview Mar 14, 2011

Two of Virginia's top middle distance runners in Myah Hicks of Thomas Edison and Amanda Smith of Grassfield competed in the 800 and posted times of 2:12 and 2:13 respectively.

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