Matthew Chestnut

Roswell, GA

About Me

Alpha Crush Running Club founder and head coach • USATF Certified Official / Starter • USATF Georgia Board of Directors

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
10 days ago NFHS - Track & Field and Cross Country Rules Changes - 2022
NFHS rules changes for 2022 [url=https://www.nfhs.org/sports-resource-content/track-field-and-...
2 months ago Video of 4x800?
[url=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkKjwzoLW00]2021 GHSA State Championship 7A 4x800m[/url] on ...
2 months ago Video of 4x800?
@Sgriff2861 Some race videos are starting to appear on YouTube, for example this [url=https://you...
2 months ago Results
@adamblalock [url=http://live.ptgrouponline.com/timers/19]Perfect Timing Group has live results[/...
3 months ago Great American 2021
[url=http://www.nationalscholastic.org/article/2585]Save the Date! NSAF Outdoor Nationals set for...
3 months ago Submitting Photos for Signing Athletes
@Tendai Article from May 2018, but still relevant ... [url=https://ga.milesplit.com/articles/2396...
3 months ago Clarification/Update on the 4 Event Participation Rule for an Athlete
@BranchTFXC The "[url=https://www.ghsa.net/clarification-new-2021-track-participation-rule]Clarif...
4 months ago Clarification/Update on the 4 Event Participation Rule for an Athlete
@lisle33 When your relay team checks in with the clerk, that's the step that makes the relay team...
4 months ago Clarification/Update on the 4 Event Participation Rule for an Athlete
@Jclarkrivers [url=https://www.ghsa.net/constitution]GHSA Constitution and By-Laws for 2020-2021...
4 months ago GHSA "4x800 Meter Relay Start Guidelines/Clarification"
[i]The 4x800 Meter Relay has been added to the list of GHSA Track & Field events contested at...
8 months ago race
I didn't catch this at the start, but saw this during the race ... a team's singlet was "no singl...
9 months ago Watches
@bradheppner and @TGPHILLIPS, I have confirmed with the USATF Youth Chair and meet management ...
9 months ago Invitation Request for Information
@fl1-5dde7337-1cf7-43ac-a8cb-1bc33527c146 see the [url=https://ga.milesplit.com/meets/398818-meet...
9 months ago Region Awards
@Kennedy_1979 the "[url=https://www.ghsa.net/2020-ghsa-cross-country-coaches-handbook]GHSA Cross ...
9 months ago Great Day of Racing at Middle School Championships
@gawebmaster I agree ... we enjoyed competing in the Club Division this year!
10 months ago Middle School State Registration Closes at 11 am Wednesday
@gawebmaster FYI, both the meet information document and registration information page says "10/1...
10 months ago Runners with asthma
@fl1-afb455f2-969e-4e76-a224-99a3fb421ec7 See this [url=https://ga.milesplit.com/discussion/14735...
12 months ago middle school
@11608250 from an email we received... [quote]Atlanta Track Club is committed to hosting a saf...
12 months ago What is the date that middle schoolers will run?
@HIghMeadows from an email we received... [quote]Atlanta Track Club is committed to hosting a sa...
1 year ago NFHS "Guidance for State Associations to Consider in Re-opening High School Athletics and Other Acti
National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS), May 19, 2020 [quote][i]Guidance for...
1 year ago Meet Venue not listed
@Eric_Heintz this [url=https://www.decaturga.com/planning/page/decatur-legacy-park-master-plan]Ci...
1 year ago Events
From [url=https://www.smartmeets.com/page/show/1052147-how-to-register]Championship Registration...
2 years ago National Award for GA Track Coach
Relevant articles from NFHS website... [url=https://www.nfhs.org/articles/bill-thorn-national-...
2 years ago 2020 XC Season Dates
@hollywood I believe the information you are looking for is published in the [url=https://www.ghs...
2 years ago Merging Milesplit accounts
This guy can fix everything! Send him links to both accounts. MileSplit Georgia Editor: Bruce ...
2 years ago indoor meets
@TomT223 see this [url=https://ga.milesplit.com/discussion/158479]discussion thread[/url] on indo...
2 years ago Improvements to the State Meet
As an official that works the starting line, I suggest a "protected zone" of 40 meters out from t...
2 years ago List of 2020 Sectional Track Meets
@gawebmaster Perhaps link is fixed now? I see PDF content... [url=https://www.ghsa.net/sites/defa...
2 years ago Just asking.. Please don't attack the messenger
From the American Academy of Pediatrics (the source of the GHSA form)... "[url=https://www.aappu...
2 years ago Let's Get the Discussion Board Rolling to How it Was 'Back in the Day'
@Divalent On desktop browser, I see "Discuss" under "MORE", but only if I "hover" over "MORE" wit...
2 years ago GHSA XC Post-Season Rules Clinic - Required for all XC coaches
@GACARTER thank you for the clarification on the undergarment / uniform rule. FYI, on the [url=...
2 years ago GHSA XC Post-Season Rules Clinic - Required for all XC coaches
@GACARTER I want to make certain I understand, are you saying the GHSA is now following NFHS Rule...
2 years ago Heat and Racing
@sinco there is [url=https://ga.milesplit.com/discussion/157468]additional discussion here[/url] ...
2 years ago Wingfoot community race results
@lisle33 I think this is a high school athlete wanting their result from the [url=https://www.ath...
2 years ago Unattached Athletes Running in GHSA Meets
@8MileGoat I didn't know much about the topic of home schooled students and high school sports ot...
2 years ago Unattached Athletes Running in GHSA Meets
It was interesting (to me, at least) that this issue of home school athletes participating in GHS...
2 years ago Proper Respect for Middle School Races
@sinco I echo your sentiments, as our youth club participates in a few middle school meets each s...
2 years ago Rules Question
@cmarett I wrote [url=https://ga.milesplit.com/discussion/148661]this post[/url] in November 2017...
2 years ago Carrollton Invitational
@GACARTER Change was made in 2014 rules...SECTION 4 CROSS COUNTRY [url=https://www.ghsa.net/site...
2 years ago Phone optimized view on laptop
@Sgriff2861 I am not seeing an issue myself on Windows 10 using Chrome 76. However, I can *force...
2 years ago 2019 USATF Hershey National Junior Olympic Outdoor Track & Field Championships
[b]Junior Olympic National Champions[/b] [b][i]Individual[/i][/b] Jaleah Alston (TakeOff) - 200m...
2 years ago USATFGA Videos not loading
@FirstCallTiming I am able to view the USATF JO videos using Windows Chrome browser on desktop.
2 years ago Does anyone know when the Carrollton Xc meet will be this fall
@hollywood If you are referring to state championships, see [url=https://www.ghsa.net/ghsa-state-...
2 years ago Timing Group
@ajmerine Sectional meet schedules can be found in the handbooks, [url=https://www.ghsa.net/ghsa-...
2 years ago Status of Day 2 Metro County, ATL Public Schools, Metro ATL Meets
I have heard from the Roswell HS meet director that Fulton County Championships Day 2 will be res...
3 years ago Any recommendations for t-shirt companies
@derrick123 We've been happy with [url=https://nwd.ink/about/]Northwest Designs Ink[/url].
3 years ago Running Unattached
@eurojim1 Download copy of [url=https://www.ghsa.net/constitution]GHSA Constitution and By-Laws[/...
3 years ago GISA Regions and State
@Bcaknights I would ask info@gisaschools.org for an updated copy of [url=http://www.gisaschools.o...
3 years ago Can 8th Graders not run in varsity races?
[url=https://www.ghsa.net/constitution]GHSA Constitution and By-Laws[/url] Rule 1.45(a) seems to ...
3 years ago Milesplit's new entries page
@LFCSumner3 helped resolve the issue for me. Although we are a Club, entering middle school e...