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USA Track & Field – iPhone/iPad app and Fast Forward



In the spring of 2013, USA Track & Field announced major improvements to both the iPhone/iPad app and digital member magazine Fast Forward. USATF members and fans of track and field now have a convenient mobile way to follow the National Governing Body.

Equipped for iPhone and iPad users, the USATF app features great benefits for both members and non-members. Available to all users, the app features highlights from the organization’s website and mobile site, which includes news, social media, athlete bios, merchandise, live results and a sample preview of Fast Forward. Additionally, members have exclusive access to the member-only area, which features member-only news and includes athlete training tips, audio interviews and Q&As and feature stories. Members also receive full access to the Elite Beat and Fast Forward magazines and start lists from select USATF national championship events. The app allows instant sharing via social media.

Follow a link to download the USATF app here.

In the spring of 2013, USATF’s member magazine Fast Forward went purely digital and significantly expanded its capabilities both within the digital edition and the app version of the magazine. For the first time in the magazine’s history, links to related internet stories allow additional reading and the inclusion of web videos are options now within the pages of Fast Forward.

A service to its more than 100,000 members, Fast Forward is filled with feature stories, world-class photography, racing tips and event updates, which include its youth, junior, elite and masters members. To become a member join here.

The latest issue of Fast Forward is available for download with the USATF app and you can follow a link to access the latest digital edition here.

Latest Issue
In this latest issue, members can find world-class photos and read full recaps from the recent USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Des Moines as elite athletes battled for spots on Team USA for the upcoming World Outdoor Championships. As an added feature, the digital edition includes links to race videos and interviews from the recently launched Members can also find full recaps from the World Youth Championships and Trials, Youth Outdoor Championships, USA Masters Outdoor Championships and the USA Junior Outdoor Championships.

The magazine also features photos and recaps from the year’s top USATF championship meets. With the additions of website links and exclusive videos, each event is being covered like never before.

Who is involved
Editor-in-chief: Jared Slinde
Associate Editors: E. Susan Hazzard
Contributing Editors: Katie Branham
Design and Layout: Matchbook Creative
Printed by: Quad Graphics

Comments and story ideas
For any feedback and if you have a story idea for the next issue of Fast Forward, contact Jared Slinde at

View previous digital editions of Fast Forward
2013 – Issue II
2013 – Issue I
2012 – Issue IV
2012 – Issue III
2012 – Issue II
2012 – Issue I


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