Robert Mc Gimpsey Jr

Robert Mc Gimpsey Jr

Morganton, NC

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Topic/Message
2 months ago Jim Law Invitational 2018
Jim Law registration is on CoachO.
5 months ago 60M as a state qualifier for 55M
I would be in favor of allowing 60 meter times to count toward 55 meter qualifying because (1) 55...
5 months ago Boys All-Time State Meet performances
I found at least one omission from the All-Time performances: John Avery (Asheville) Long Jump-23...
6 months ago Why is hand Timing for sprint events for polar bear meets different from distant events in indoor??
Any hand times with 1/100ths get rounded up; ex.-6.51-6.59 all round to 6.6, then they get .24 ad...
6 months ago Why is hand Timing for sprint events for polar bear meets different from distant events in indoor??
This is according to the NFHS Track and Field rule book and the accepted procedure from Track and...
1 year ago Jim Law Invitational 2017
@johntillman
1 year ago Powerade State Games
How can the Powerade State Games Track Meet be added to the Calender so that athletes performance...
1 year ago C.W. Porter Relay Invitational 2017
@ddowell Saturday!!
2 years ago PowerSox Invitational 2016
Where can you find entry information? Any info would be appreciated. Thanks.
3 years ago Should the NCHSAA Eliminate the "3 Athlete per Event" Rule?
I think that getting away from the 3 athlete limit is feasible because of (1) electronic timing a...
3 years ago Submitting hand times
All times from meets @ Watauga are FAT. They have a good system and know what they are doing. Jus...
3 years ago State Meet Entries
@CoachGeorgeRJR Thank you Coach George. Since track is conducted on standardized facilities suc...
4 years ago Article Comment: Sprinters, Rejoice! The NCHSAA Has Added the 4x200 to the Indoor Schedule
Two questions-Why did the 4x2 get added?......and don't give me that old thing about getting more...
4 years ago INDOOR TRACK SEASON???
@popeka Coach, that is a good idea; our travel costs (county imposed) from Burke to Forsyth are...
4 years ago Article Comment: An Army of One: Green Hope Practice Visit
That was a really good and insightful look into one of the biggest programs I had ever heard of. ...
4 years ago NCISAA Preview 2014
Wow!!!:-$
4 years ago NCISAA Preview 2014
what distance did they run...like 2 miles??? :-?
4 years ago Freedom Invitational
Coach George, I know you locked the topic but; just a quick comment taken from no less authoritie...
4 years ago Coaches Poll: How Should the NCHSAA Handle Team Points from Adaptive and Wheelchair Events?
I'm as competitive a person as there is; and maybe, a few years ago I would have been upset by wh...
4 years ago Article Comment: Historic "It Factor:" Transcendent NC Athletes Before NCRunners
This is truly a great and eye-opening job of writing. The historical significance of these athlet...
4 years ago Article Comment: Recent "It Factor:" Transcendent Athletes of the NCRunners Era
Great job, Coach!! You may be transendent in your writing about our sport. Quality jounalism and ...
4 years ago Article Comment: Time for State Associations to Evolve with Today's High School Elites
As a high school and club coach; I feel that i can give a different perspective. First, why is th...
4 years ago FRIDAY 20.04 GOLD MEDAL!!
Awesome, absolutely AWESOME!!!:-]
4 years ago Article Comment: From False Start to Golden Ending: The Meteoric Rise Of Trentavis Friday
Trent is just awesome. Since my high school is in another classification; I only saw him at the t...
4 years ago Article Comment: NFHS: No more jewelry rule for high school track & field!
YES!!!!! It's about F***** time!!! Now maybe we can start concentrating on stuff that really matt...
4 years ago Article Comment: Trentavis Friday Left Off Relay Pool for World Juniors?
I thought that the coaches could pick their relay people; just like coaches do everyday all over ...
4 years ago Article Comment: Introducing the World Juniors Snub Team
Another case of bureaucrats thinking with the wrong part of their anatomy; the part that they sit...
4 years ago Article Comment: Trentavis Friday Left Off Relay Pool for World Juniors?
What are they thinking???
4 years ago NCRunners Elite Track & Field Invitational 2014
Good idea, bad location for Western North Carolina schools. Cary is too far away for WNC schools ...
4 years ago Has or will your school attend 2 or more meets with FAT (Fully Automated Timing)?
We have $$ issues with the way that our county charges for the activity buses to get to meets. Ho...
5 years ago The importance of JDL FastTrack
Here, Here!!!! JDL is great.......here is what is scary......the state could use at least 2 mor...
5 years ago Article Comment: 49ers vs. Seahawks Track & Field Stars
Don't understand why so many high school coaches in NC don't press track to their athletes anymor...
5 years ago Article Comment: Patriots vs. Broncos Track & Field Stars
This is why track is important to ALL football players......coaches take note!!
5 years ago NCPrepTrack.net
I was wondering the same thing, Coach.....there is historical data that is on there that is almos...
5 years ago Throws Clinic
Is there any info forthcoming on the Reindeer Games??
5 years ago Reagan / Providence Day 2 mile tune ups
Sorry to see that there is a scheduling conflict between JDL and the Reagan 2 miler; however, as ...
5 years ago Powerade State Games 2013
A lot of kids and a lot of heats in the 100 and 400 meter dashes. You have to remember that in an...
5 years ago Article Comment: Ranking the Class of 2017
A lot of middle school coaches don't know and/or won't list their teams which in turn won't get t...
5 years ago Article Comment: Boys All-Classes Team Power Ratings
Bigger the meet; the less it takes to score well.
5 years ago East Burke Track Classic #6 2013
Regrettably East Burke has had to cancel:` their meet because of lack of schools entering....:`-(
6 years ago High School Kick-off Registration now open
@Coach George........exactly!!!!
6 years ago High School Kick-off Registration now open
Here we go......somebody entered in boys 110 high hurdles @ 6.44 seconds; girl entered in HJ @ 3....
6 years ago United Way Invitational 2012
Are these high school rules or USATF rules, coach?? The discrepancy is confusing; and since cros...
6 years ago Meet Of Champions
@coach_eazy Coach...let me preface this by saying that I'm speaking from MY personal perspective....
6 years ago Meet Of Champions
Actually, not really......to learn about another CHAMPIONSHIP level meet the week before the comp...
6 years ago Meet Of Champions
Something should have been given out at the State Meets in the Meet packets....I'm sure some of t...
6 years ago NCHSAA 4A State Championships 2012
What was the official time for the guys 400? The splash page is saying 46.48; while the results s...
6 years ago 4:22 in the 4A East Regional doesn't make states?
At the Regions in Texas; where as Dave pointed out, they have 3x as many people as NC; only the ...
6 years ago 3A West Regional, Sprints & Hurdles
Harve, I'm sorry about the situation; tell your son and Wilson to keep their heads up and; if the...
6 years ago Article Comment: WSSU Invitational Preview
excuse the bad typing, friendly and like.....geeez!!! :(