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Olympic Flashback

Relive exciting track & field moments from last year’s USA Olympic Trials and the Tokyo Games – from Ryan Crouser’s world record shot put at the Trials to Eliud Kipchoge’s dominating marathon victory near the conclusion of the Games.  Daily articles of the Trials will be posted on Tuesdays commencing January 11th and daily articles of the Olympic Games will be posted on Fridays starting January 14th.    

Whether it be event coverage, biographical features, or pieces about the eclectic facets of the sport, Hunter and his insightful writing style create illuminating and thought-provoking works.  For his journalistic accomplishments, Hunter has received the James Dunaway Memorial Award from Track & Field Writers of America for "track and field journalism excellence."  A U.S. Correspondent for Track & Field News and a frequent contributor to various other outlets, including RunBlogRun and Road Runners Club of America, Hunter has authored articles which have covered a myriad of of track and field and other running events and dozens of world and national class athletes:

  • Track & Field/Marathoning/Road Racing/Cross Country
  • Serves as Senior Writer and writes a weekly column for RunBlogRun
  • Serves as U.S. Correspondent and is a regular contributor for Track & Field News
  • Author articles for other publications (e.g. Road Runners Club of America; Princeton Alumni Weekly)
  • Events covered:
  • IAAF Outdoor Track & Field Championships [Moscow (2013); Beijing (2015); Portland (2016); London (2017)];
  • Every USATF Outdoor Track & Field Championships since 2003
  • Jesse Owens Track Classic
  • USA Indoor Track & Field Championships
  • Penn Relay Carnival
  • B.A.A. Marathon
  • Boston New Balance Indoor Grand Prix
  • NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships
  • NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships
  • Diamond League Events at Brussels, Zurich, Birmingham, Eugene, and Palo Alto


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Demo Reel Video

Please take a moment to view Dave's 3-minute demo-reel for samples of his announcing and interviewing work.

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Dunaway AwardAt the 2019 annual meeting of the Track and Field Writers of America, Dave was presented with the James Dunaway Memorial Award “for track & field journalism excellence.”

2020 Mid-American Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships

Dave HunterOn February 28-29, Dave served as the Color Analyst on the live ESPN3 broadcast of this championship gathering. Coverage of this 2-day conference championship can be viewed on the ESPN app.

Dave Hunter

Dave HunterDave Hunter is a track & field journalist, announcer, and broadcaster.  Dave reports on the premier track & field gatherings around the globe, frequently serves as an arena or stadium announcer for championship events, and has undertaken foreign and domestic broadcast assignments in the sport.


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