American Road Race Medical Society
To promote the health and safety of participants in road race and other endurance events through cooperative research and outcome measures, communication, education and public promotion.
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October 11, 2003, over 40 medical professionals gathered at
the headquarters of the LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon to kick
off a new organization within the competitive sport of road
racing. The new
group, the American Road Racing Medical Society (ARRMS), is
the result of a vision of Bill Roberts, M.D.
Bill is the Twin Cities Marathon Medical Director, Life
Member of AMAA, and the newly elected President of the
was formed as a division of AMAA and the American Running Association
(ARA) and will serve the road racing community in
ARRMS will serve to educate the running industry, race organizers and the public about medical issues that impact the sport of running and road racing events.