Video: ‘In the Running’ — men’s cross country at NCAA Championships

Featuring compelling race-day footage, this video story captures the mindset of the Bates men’s team in its run-up to the NCAA Division III Championship meet in Terre Haute, Ind., on Nov. 17.

The Bobcats finished sixth at the meet, their best performance ever at nationals.

The video was produced by Bates photographer and videographer Mike Bradley, himself a former collegiate runner.

3 Responses to “Video: ‘In the Running’ — men’s cross country at NCAA Championships”

  1. Sharon says:

    Wow! So artfully done! This video really captures the NCAA experience in such a powerful and compelling way. From the coach celebrating the “team” over the individual and creating a culture of profound loyalty, dedication, and sportsmanship to those spent and battered bodies crossing the finish line…I am truly humbled and inspired. Well done gentleman! You should feel really proud of yourselves.

  2. Jeff Snyder says:

    Such an awesome video- so proud to be a Bobcat!

  3. Bob Littlefield '75 says:

    This video gave me goosebumps. It captures the essence of teamwork that is at the heart of cross country. You guys are warriors, and articulate ones at that! The image of you crossing the finish line with the gas tank empty is very inspiring.
    Congratulations Coach and all you ‘Cats! As an old track and field captain and a long-time coach, I am very proud to be a Bates alum.

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