USA Track & Field Black Tie & Sneakers Hall of Fame Gala

Current and former track and field stars showed up in full shine at the 168th Street Armory in New York City for the inaugural Black Tie & Sneakers Gala on October 29. Legacy awards were presented to Joan Benoit Samuelson, the first Olympic gold medalist in the women?s marathon; Olympic gold medalist Michael Johnson; and Peter Diamond, who has been instrumental in NBC?s coverage of the Olympic games since 1977.?