America's Voice Of Running...since 1988 Rob "Robi" Powers - Retired US National Team Athlete...Olympic Team(s) Coach ... NCAA Div I Coach ... Retired Armed Forces - USAF American Spirit Award Recepiant .... Avid Outdoorsmen ... and most important ... Husband to Laila Powers MD and Father to 5 Great Kids!
What People Have To Say....
Bart Yasso, Runner’s World Magazine - "Robi is the best all around announcer/emcee in the USA..."
Sophia Li, Run San Francisco Marathon - "To say that Robi Powers knows marathon events is like saying Mohammed Ali knows boxing. In 2005, Rob Powers gave The San Francisco Marathon™ its voice. He is the caffeine at the early morning start line...heart at our Finish! Give Rob a skeleton of announcements and he turns it into a whirlwind of non-stop energy. There's no ego with Robi... he comes to work for our organization...as a worker - period!!!
Scott O’Malley, President PowerSports Entertainment - "The way Robi connects with our Fans, Racers, Team Owners and Sponsors is beyond words...he simply loves competition and brings the best out in people on race day"
Non-Profit Work - Rob serves on several non-profit boards, at the center of his work are two efforts:
Please take time to visit both of this organizations and support their missions!
Official Endorsements -
UnderArmour - Wrangler - Wigwam - ESS Eyewear - Pelican Cases - Eberlestock - Steamboat Ski Resort - Electro-Voice - Visit Them Today!
Serving Events Since 1988
Special Thanks To Our Sponsors and Friends -
United States Air Force - General Suzanne Vautrinot UnderArmour - Eric Crawford - Anne Bonney Amsoil - Jeremy Meyer ElectroVoice - Jay Easley FullCompass - Brian Bookstaff Runner's World - Bart Yasso Hentges Family - Gries Financial - Ed Bell Steamboat Ski Resort Corp - Mike Lane MarathonGuide.com - John Elliott Serac Adventure Films - Michael, David, Ryan
Events and Industry Friends - David Simms and ChronoTrack, Bob and Anita at GSRS, Eric and Blue3Productions, Frosty and BlueWolf Events, Greater Washington Sports Alliance, Sports Backers, Indy 500 Festival Committee, Staph Family and Cleveland Marathon, City of Philadelphia, DC National Marathon, Marc and Rick and US Marines and Marine Corps Marathon, Matt at Destination Races and Wine Country Half Marathons, Sophia and Peter and San Francisco Marathon, Martin-Dean-Carol-Amber at Bass Pro Shops Outdoor Fitness Festival, Scott Carpentar and KeyBank, RunVermont and Vermont City Marathon, Jeff and Chad at Chicago Half, Anton and crew at Denver Marathon, Dave and DMSE Crew, Denis and Race Central, Jeff and AcuSplit, MarathonFoto, JNL Photo, WayneDavisPhotography, Brightroom, ActionSportsImages, Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers, Sarah Reinertsen, Anthony Licata, Dick Beardsley, Jeff Gallaway, KidsMarathon and Rod Dixon, Heather and Students Run Philly Style, YAM Scram RunVermont, Serac Films, Eric Meyer MD, CatchPennyBand and Christian Schauf, Daniel Lee Martin, John Gabriel, EagleRiver World Championships, Vancouver Olympic Winter Games Organizing Committee, Jenifer Wilson, Tracey Russel, Rick DeVos, Brent Romick and PRCA Steamboat Board Members, Coach Ken, Han's and Bowtech Archery, Mitch and Melbourne Beaches Music Marathon, CMA Fan Festival, Field and Stream Magazine, Outdoor Life, Runner's World Magazine, Uncle Andy and Polaris Industries.
Having Fun with the Kids!