Pics and Quote #3: Barriers

“Barriers Are SpeedBumps For The Brave!” 

Pic to the Right

WHAT:  NH Meet of Champions

WHEN:  1976

WHERE:  UNH

WHO: Donna Riggot, Madeleine Nash (5th), Terry Eustis of Exeter High School (1976 Class I/MOC Champs)


Feature Pic Above

WHAT:  TAC XC Meet

WHEN: 1984

WHERE: Boston’s Franklin Park (held on the golf course!)

WHO: Cathy Branta of Wisconsion United and  Betty Springs of Athletics West


Editor’s Note: Due to the graciousness of Jeff Johnson, John Goegel and others, we are carrying over a series begun during the track season on our sister site, newhampshiretrackandfield.com .  For those of you that don’t know, Jeff Johnson was employee #1 of Nike.  He actually is the one responsible for naming the company.  Fortunately for us, he was also a world class photographer of our great sports in the 1960s and 1970s during which he captured thousands of sports photographs.  We are honored and thankful for their choice to use our sites as their medium for sharing their passion.  We hope our presentations can do them justice!

Photos by Jeff Johnson

Quotes by Jeff Johnson from his work in progress: “In Other Words: Things I Think I Said When I Was Trying To Think Of Something To Say.”

If you are interested in a poster version of a photo from this series, they are available for a small charge.  Contact us via nhcrosscountry@gmail.com

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