COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - (April 1, 2009) - Running USA has announced that The Active Network has extended its partnership with the national industry non-profit organization through February 2011.The Active Network, the online registration leader, has been a part of the Running USA Industry Conference since its inception in 2004.
"As a Running USA Founding Member, The Active Network has been with us since 1999, and together, we have built the Running USA Conference into the sport's biggest and best, and their contributions and support will enable our "powered by The Active Network" conference to continue its excellence," said Susan Weeks, CEO Running USA.
"Running USA has had tremendous success growing the sport of running and serving as a valuable resource to those involved in the running industry," said Dave Alberga, CEO of The Active Network. "We are proud to be a major partner of the annual Running USA Conference and look forward to contributing to the event for many years to come."
About Running USA
Running USA advances, serves and promotes the sport of running as a clearinghouse and resource center and though its annual conference, Running USA wire, Running USA E-News, website, annual marathon and State of the Sport reports and youth fitness portal RunningRocks.com and support of athlete development.
In March 2009, the non-profit industry organization marked a decade of achievement to build and promote the sport. Running USA's more than 250 members include road races, race services companies, running-related media companies and organizations and the athletic industry. For more information, contact Ryan Lamppa at (805) 696-6232 or visit: RunningUSA.org.
About The Active Network, Inc.
The Active Network delivers integrated technology solutions, marketing services and online media properties that encourage and enable participation in activities and events. For more information, visit ActiveNetwork.com.