Tracey Russell takes on new responsibilities at McCourt LP
LOS ANGELES (July 14, 2017) – Conqur Endurance Group announced today the promotion of Murphy Reinschreiber to Chief Operating Officer providing oversight of the business and team, effective July 1st. In his nearly three years with Conqur, Reinschreiber has had a significant impact on the business including securing new events for Conqur’s portfolio, implementing cost savings systems and building relationships that have significantly improved the business model. Prior to joining Conqur in 2015, Reinschreiber’s endurance sports career spanned more than 30 years, during which time he launched and managed major endurance events in 16 countries.
It has also been announced that current Chief Executive Officer, Tracey Russell has been named Chief Operating Officer at Conqur’s parent company McCourt LP, a family-owned global enterprise focused on building long-term value through entrepreneurial, strategic, and philanthropic investments and partnerships. In addition to her new responsibilities with McCourt LP, Russell will continue to serve as the CEO of Conqur and ensure continuity in managing important community relationships in Los Angeles and the endurance sports industry.
About Conqur Endurance Group
Conqur Endurance Group, a subsidiary of McCourt LP, creates world-class experiences that ignite passion in athletes and connect communities through the transformative power of sport. The Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon is among the largest marathons in the country with 24,000 participants, thousands of volunteers and hundreds of thousands of spectators. The “Stadium to the Sea” course, starting at Dodger Stadium and finishing near the Santa Monica Pier, is one of the most scenic in the world, taking runners on a tour of Los Angeles past every major landmark. In addition to the marquee event, Conqur Endurance Group produces the Pasadena Half Marathon & 5K at the Rose Bowl, the Santa Monica Classic 5K/10K and the LA BIG 5K. Conqur also owns and operates one of the largest marathon training programs in the U.S., the LA Road Runners. Through official charity programs and strategic partnerships, Conqur supports dozens of nonprofit partners; the most notable being Students Run LA, one of the foremost nonprofit youth running programs in the nation. For more information, please visit www.goconqur.com
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