On this edition of the Next Level Iowa Podcast we talk with Sam Grotewold, the Senior Manager of Professional Athletes for the New York Road Runners. Sam is a leader in the sport at many levels, including is work with the NYRR at Races such as The New York Marathon and the 2016 Olympic Trials. Sam is a regular contributor to Flotrack and Let’s Run websites as he is responsible for the handling of elite athletes such as Iowa’s own Jenny Simpson. Sam was born in Ames, Iowa and ran at Simpson College.
Feature photo: Runners and the New York Road Runners (from left): NYRR’s Mary Wittenberg, Peter Gilmore, Hendrick Ramaala, NYRR’s Sam Grotewold, NYRR’s David Monti, Viktor Rothlin, Abdi Abdirahman, Nina Rillstone and Alan Culpepper@sportsbusinessdailey.com
We also talk about the early indoor meets involving our Iowans as well as covering the results of the USATF Club Nationals held last week. All this and more on this week’s Next Level Iowa Podcast!