Coach Tony Rich

Testimonials

Testimonials

Blue Diamond and Boston Marathon

Hi Nell, Thanks again for the Medal Display! Very Kind..awesome..I owe you! In appreciation Dave!!

Dave McGillivary
DMSE Sports, Inc.

Excellent company with friendly service and high quality products. We ordered a custom medal display that they designed to our specifications. When it arrived, it exceeded our expectations! It’s made with a beautiful finish and

Erika Eisman

Thanks again for this one of kind gem that I finally put to good use!

Craig Gunby

It’s perfect.  I’ll share some photo’s when I take them…  just wanted to say thank you for going out of your way for me, and letting me pick this up – I truly appreciate it.

Andy Gavras
Oak Lawn - IL

These BAA displays are so beautiful!! I think I have finally found the display for me. I am so impressed by you guys and your medal displays!

Patty Zampa
Illinois

Blue Diamond Athletic Displays are awesome. They are well made and they stand behind their products. They are absolutely beautiful and will look great in any room. I have bought at least 6. They even

Kathleen Taylor
Illinois

Best product on the market with the best customer service experience one can have! Love my Blue Diamond medal displays.

Matt Gill
Illinois

She was very surprised and impressed with the display! Here’s a picture of her opening it.
Thank you so much for your work. We will be endorsing you guys to all of our running

Steve Petre
IM

Congratulations on your partnership with IRONMAN!! I absolutely love the work you and your husband do and recommend you to my running friends. What a nice surprise message from you. I started running again last month

Sheree Atkinson

Your displays are awesome and I’m sure your business will just keep growing. I’ve told many people about them and I’m always showing mine off when I get a chance

Amy Jo Smid

I know I thanked you, but wanted to give a more formal thank you. I just wanted to take a minute and tell you how grateful I am, on behalf of the American Cancer Society,

Andy Querio
Illinois

Hi Nell, It was nice talking to you today and thanks for your donation of the displays.  I will touch base with you tomorrow after my conference call with LLS. Can you send a flyer

Jamie Alamillo
California

I received my medal holder yesterday. Thank you – thank you -thank you!!!! It’s perfect 😀 my mission is to fill it up and order another! I love it! Thank you for your superior customer service!

Amy Meier
New York

I’m sure this is not the professional quality of picture that what you would like to have of your product, but it will likely be quite some time before I pick a permanent spot for

Tony Teske

I received the displays. Can’t wait for the girls to open on
Christmas. They are everything I hoped for. Thanks!

Amy Spain

I received it Thursday afternoon but did not get a chance to look at it until yesterday and I have to say that I am extremely happy with the medal display. I was really amazed

Alfonso Martin

I met Nell at the Santa Rosa Marathon in 2015 and purchased my first medal holder from her. She shipped it to my house and I was thrilled when I received it. Last year I

Jill Cappellini Lester
California

Thanks!!!! And I realize you are not in a hurry to collect the money but I just love your displays and can’t wait to have it on my wall 🙂 I will go ahead and

Alfonso Martin

I wanted to let you know I received my athletic display last week and I absolutely love it!!!!! I get so many compliments on my pink one that I got from you last year and

Mara Wahlig
Illinois

Here is a photo of our Boston Marathon and running memorabilia stand thanks to Blue Diamond Athletic Displays. Running races, especially marathons, for anyone is no easy feat but for me, as a survivor of

Mary & Tom McManus
MA

I usually don’t write emails like this but felt compelled to do so. I saw your listing on the BAA website on Monday as I was looking for something else; clicked on it, was intrigued

Ken Hutcheson
President - U.S. Lawns Home Office

Here’s a photo (sorry it’s so grainy!) of my BEAUTIFUL (!) medal rack I got from you guys a couple of weeks ago. I’m a blood cancer survivor with a scarred lung, so it takes

Donna Gatewood
Elkins Park, PA

Just wanted to let you all know that we love the displays! The 2014 Boston will be my 10th and my wife’s 9th Boston – lots of great medals to hang on our cool displays.

Bud Michael

It’s already hanging I love it!

Dennis Reidy
MA

Great to meet you both at the Boston Marathon expo. I committed to sending you my ceremonious filling of the last spot on my Blue Diamond Boston Athletic Association metal hanger. Oh how I do

Steve Johnson
L.E.A.N. Certified Coach, CREATION Health Seminar Leader

Got the medal display today and it is stunningly beautiful. I will put a check in the mail tomorrow. After we hand the display I will take a photo and e-mail it to you. Maybe

Jackie and Larry Venus
Illinois

I wish to take this opportunity to express my deep appreciation for an awesome element I recently acquired. As a runner for 40+ years there are races that stand out and have a true significance

Joe Moreno
QC Marathon, Race Director

Blue Diamond Athletic Displays is a wonderful company to do business with for three reasons: 1) their displays are the most visually appealing; 2)  the people you get to work with are wonderful and friendly;

Gina Parker
Illinois

 Yes, I received the two medal displays and I’m very pleased I order them. They are fantastic!!!! plus excellent quality.  Thank you

Tineke RUBIO
Florida

I ordered a Boston Marathon medal rack from you earlier this year while in Boston and am finally getting around to hanging it.  I love it!!  It looks great. I think I need another rack. I have

Steve Taylor

Kathleen Taylor and Aiden Jaquez

I bought my first Blue Diamond athletic display years ago when the company first started. (I wasn’t sure of the year). I met Nell at a local race and fell in love with the displays. When

Genaro Gonzalez

Accomplishments: Abbott World Marathon Majors 6 Star Boston 2 Big Sur Dopey Challenge 2 IRONMANs 6 IRONMAN – 70.3s 2 Oceanman Cozumel 10 KM Over 30 Marathons under 4 hours 2019 events: Tokyo Marathon London

Dave Ross

I’ve been running for some 37 years now, since I was a freshman in high school. I ran some OK times as a younger man including a 1:12:57 half marathon and 2:36:57 for the marathon.

Andy Querio

My name is Andy Querio and I live in Aurora, IL. I have been a very happy customer of Nell and Ken at Blue Diamond Athletic Displays since their beginning. But, more than that, I

Terri

I’m a mom of two, I work 2 jobs, and my passion is running. I run six days/week, and strength & cross train 7 days/week in addition. I’ve been running since high school, but not

“The best gift ever came this Christmas. I’ve completed 4 Boston’s and number 5 will be April 2017. Looks beautiful in my piano room!”

Carla Goodman LaVere
Minnetonka

I wanted to let you know I received my athletic display last week and I absolutely love it!!!!! I get so many compliments on my pink one that I got from you last year and

Mara Wahlig
Geneseo, IL

Running races, especially marathons, for anyone is no easy feat but for me, as a survivor of paralytic polio, it was a challenge of a lifetime. I was transformed from one who thought of herself

Mary & Tom McManus
Brookline, MA

If you are a CARA member you absolutely need to get this display! It is very well crafted and designed, easy to hang as well. Oh, and all that room for all of my medals.

Jay Mooney
Chicago, IL

Received my Boston Marathon display over the weekend. All I can say is that “Blue Diamond makes an outstanding product!”. I love it and it is very unique. Thanks Ken and Nell!

Ken Greene
Downers Grove IL

Mari Fuentes, new friend, jewelry designer, former fashion model, event director, who is putting on the Innovation Run to benefit Walter Reed Middle school, around CBS Studios later this month who purchased a Medal Display

Mari Fuentes
Studio City CA

I’m a blood cancer survivor with a scarred lung, so it takes me an extra long time to get my finisher’s medals.  I was never satisfied with the ones I saw at the different race expos

Donna Gatewood
Elkins Park PA

Maureen Gallagher from Southfield MI who purchased four Displays for her daughters wrote: “Everything was great.  I wasn’t sure how the gifts would be received but everyone loved them.  I got emailed pictures of them the day

Maureen Gallagher
Southfield MI

I’m in LOVE with the medal rack my friend Mikala S. bought me from you!! It is beautiful, well made, and so me! It is truly an inspiration to keep running to fill it up…

Jessica Gutshall
Morgantown, WV

When I first saw their ‘Marathon 26.2 Miles’ medal display hanging on a friends wall, I was very impressed, not only at the number of medals that were hanging, but the medal display that they

Dr. Kitty Yon
Oakbrook, IL

I got it as a Christmas gift for my husband, for his marathon medals and he loves it. It is by far the best and nicest looking medal holder that I came across in my

Michelle O'Brien
Ireland

I love my Prefontaine Medal Display because it holds my memories of achievements earned through hard work and dedication. I had a display before, but it wasn’t well made, and when the rack started to

Tammy Munch
Chicago

“I first encountered Blue Diamond Athletic Displays at the Shamrock Shuffle expo. I saw the prettiest and unique medal holders. A Steve “Pre” Prefontaine metal, brown and gold display caught my eye. I was not

Bernice Brown
Chicago

Coach Tony Rich

I am Tony Rich, Level 2 USA T-Certified Coach, Ironman Certified Coach, Certified Sport Nutritionist & Founder and Managing Director of Event Horizon Endurance Sport. Over the past 20 years, I have completed over 100