Tony Richardson

Taylor, TX

Discussion Posts

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2 years ago Middle School Cross Country Meets In Central Tx
I am trying to help a young coach find a couple of MS meets in the Austin area, and I was wonderi...
2 years ago Any Good HS Cross Country and Track jobs open?
I have a friend who has had a successful run as a CC/Track coach in a community college out of st...
3 years ago Superintendent Survey regarding state meet qualification process (#teams and individuals)
Being retired but now coaching in TAPPS, I can throw in my two cents worth in this matter. By ad...
3 years ago Looking For A Meet On First Weekend Of April In Central Tx
On March 1st there is St Andrews or Tx State in the Austin area.
3 years ago Looking For A Meet On First Weekend Of April In Central Tx
I am in need of a meet in the Austin/Central Tx area the first weekend in April. If anyone knows...
3 years ago Article Comment: State Meet Preview- Meet Information
@horn1chris It was this morning that they said a few parts were still under water, so I am sure...
3 years ago Article Comment: State Meet Preview- Meet Information
I know that this morning Dr. Breithaupt of the UIL said, that parts of the course was still under...
3 years ago Texans Running in College
Pre-nats 39 Brian Tabb(Round Rock/Tulsa) 26:19.50
3 years ago TAPPS State Meet Could Be Affected By Government Shutdown
This morning the TAPPS office sent out this email to all CC coaches and ADS: The present gov...
3 years ago Time for all to run same distance
Chris, I am a little disappointed that I missed out on the nude spectators. I am amazed that peo...
3 years ago Time for all to run same distance
I will throw in my own two cents worth. I came out of retirement to coach at a private school w...
3 years ago 9/21 Runner of the Week Nominations
For private school girls, I would like to nominate Frances Hodapp from Austin St. Michael's. She...
3 years ago Cedar Park Invitational
Kelly, us old retired folks may melt. I will make sure to wear my OLD shoes.
3 years ago Robert Reed named Interim Coach at TAMU-Commerce
If A&M Commerce is smart this time, they will let Robert be the CC coach, and then the distance c...
4 years ago The Wish List - Necessary Changes to Texas High School Track & Field
Like old army said the 4 x 200 is here to stay The people wanting to add the 4 x 800 and te DMR...
4 years ago TAPPS State Meet
Yesterday, I made the drive to Waco to observe the TAPPS state meet at Baylor, and I was impresse...
4 years ago Coaching Strategy Pays Off!
@CoachParker I thought that you guys did a great job of hosting the meet, and since I was able ...
4 years ago Coaching Strategy Pays Off!
@horn1chris I sat with a coach yesterday that had two kids on his mile realy, but also in indiv...
4 years ago Coaching Strategy Pays Off!
At the Region III 4-A meet yesterday, I saw some good old fashion strategy used, and I loved the ...
4 years ago 3A Regional Meets
@I_C_U_Run Region 3 3-A was delayed due to weather, and finals will run Monday at 1:30.
4 years ago District, Area, and Regional Results
@CoachParker Like I said the first year SHSU used Direct Athletics, you did use those times. I...
4 years ago District, Area, and Regional Results
I see that Region III-4A is taking the top 8 into the finals, and not heat winners and next 6.
4 years ago Regional Meet 800s
@mjhowen I really like Region 3's timing. The weather should be nice, and by having it betwee...
4 years ago District, Area, and Regional Results
I know the first year that Sam Houston used Direct Athletics,they used the times submitted by the...
4 years ago District, Area, and Regional Results
This is another of my complaints. Regions have oprions on how to run their meet, and I have bee...
4 years ago District, Area, and Regional Results
Why is the sport of track treated so differently than other UIL sports when it comes to reporting...
4 years ago Area Meets Work!!!!
@drarcher Slap me already. Hansen made a sprinter comment and then mentioned 11 flat. Old age...
4 years ago Area Meets Work!!!!
@chansen Okay, I want to know what district has 11 flat girls, and which distrcts has 10.45 gir...
4 years ago You know you have retired too early when..........
Well now that track season is winding down, I can say I might have jumped the gun on retirement. ...
4 years ago Area Meets Work!!!!
Tonight is why the Area Meet really does work. I know a group of girls that finished 4th in the ...
4 years ago Area Meets
@Kris_Gilmore What time are they doing the field events? If you run the 3200 at 12:30 and sta...
4 years ago Area Meets
On the subject of doubling up, a one day area meet will be easier on the 800-1600 double that the...
4 years ago Area Meets
@chansen There is no need of making the area meet a 2 day affair, simply due to the number of a...
4 years ago Area Meets
Chris most school have ran at qualifier meets anyway, so for the sprinters I don't see a big issu...
4 years ago Area Meets
As a retired coach, I like the area meet idea. Sfamiler, in your case I think in some events you...
4 years ago Retired Coach With A Timing System Question
Kelly, I want to plan way ahead so that I could offer good services. I would prefer to offer all...
4 years ago Retired Coach With A Timing System Question
I just recently retired form coaching, but I want to stay involved in track and field and I was w...
4 years ago Austin area meets 3/8?
Is Connally not having their meet that weekend?
4 years ago ALL-State Teams
The CCCAT All State Teams, have always been the top 10 finishers at the state meet. If you are go...
4 years ago State XC Meet
I have been to the state meet as a spectator, and as a coach, but this marks the first time that ...
4 years ago Cross Country Season - Let's Go Crazy!!!
@Aggietom I respect everything you say and I want people to understand that I just like to get ...
4 years ago Cross Country Season - Let's Go Crazy!!!
@rraines No offense taken. Like I said, I was in coaching for the majority of kids, and I alwa...
4 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
I have seen the remodel, and I am surprised his wife allows him in that room now. It just doens'...
4 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
I have seen the remodel, and I am surprised his wife allows him in that room now. It just doens'...
4 years ago Cross Country Season - Let's Go Crazy!!!
@drarcher With the season as it is you have football and volleyball in full swing, and at the e...
4 years ago Cross Country Season - Let's Go Crazy!!!
Retirement and boredom has set in for me, so please allow me to go crazy over a change of when cr...
4 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
Erik, I have had the privilege of knowing Mr. Schrader for about 8 years now, and I can say with...
4 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
It looks like I have stirred up a hornet's nest here, and am loving every bit of it. I have hear...
4 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
[quote=rraines]@ErikThormaehlen I think the progresson he was referring to was: Middle Schoo...
4 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
I made sure our supt vote for girls running the 5K distance, and then I went and retired. Watchi...