AUSTIN, TX -- The Louisiana Track and Field Coaches Association (LTFCA) announced a partnership with MileSplit, the nation's largest network for track and field coverage and a part of the FloSports network, making it the premier sponsor for the LTFCA.
Louisiana high school cross country and track and field coaches, athletes, parents and fans will have access to the most accurate and extensive collection of meet results, performance lists, athlete rankings and content through the MileSplit database.
Since its founding in 2001, MileSplit has been the definitive website for scholastic track and field registration, results and meet coverage in the United States. The MileSplit database contains more than 95 million individual athlete performances, making it the most comprehensive in the nation.
"We are excited to partner with the LTFCA in support of its high school athletes," said Joe Battaglia, MileSplit's Vice President of Editorial. "By leveraging our technology and sport expertise, we will continue to streamline meet registration, data management, and continue to grow the sport through our coverage. Everyone on our team exudes passion for cross country and track and field and, together with the LTFCA, we can't wait to grow the sport further in Louisiana."
"The LTFCA is proud to partner with MileSplit," leaders for the LTFCA said. "MileSplit will enable us to communicate and promote the sports of Track and Field and Cross Country on a larger platform. And, together we can do great things for our sports, coaches and most importantly our student-athletes."
For more information, visit LA MileSplit.
The Louisiana Track and Field Coaches Association is an organization made up of professional coaches from the college, high school. junior high school, and club ranks dedicated to the advancement of the sports of track and field and cross country. This organization also promotes the opportunity for participation for all athletes and will nurture the growth of the sports. The membership meets annually to discuss issues affecting the sports and proposes changes regarding rules, events, and participation among other topics. The group also promotes the continuing education as it relates to the above sports by sponsoring a Coaches Clinic at which experts present current information and share ideas aimed at improving the level of coaching in the state. The LTFCA is a nonprofit organization that is financially supported solely through the annual dues paid by its members and various sponsors. The organization maintains collegial relationships with the governing bodies of track and field and cross country in Louisiana and the United States.
Founded in 2006, FloSports is a venture-backed OTT subscription video streaming service dedicated to sports, offering live and on-demand access to tens of thousands of competitions across 20+ sports in the US and abroad. FloSports offers a growing library of more than 2,000 hours of premium content and owns exclusive broadcast rights to 4,000+ premier events, with over 1M hours, live-streamed since inception. The company has more than 250 employees and is based in Austin, TX.