JOSH WHITMAN IS BETTER THAN YOU

Why This Athletic Director Runs with Fans Before Every Home Football Game

Danielle Zickl, writing for Runner’s World, tells the tale of University of Illinois Athletic Director Josh Whitman’s home football tradition―the Game Day Run Club.

I used to be a runner, but I’m old and decrepit now and even running a 9 minute mile seems entirely out of the question. Still, I’d like to join. Maybe. Someday.