Synonyms to lead runner

ancestor, ancestress, announcer, antecedent, ascendant, avant-garde, begetter, bellwether, buccinator, bushwhacker, explorer, forebear, forefather, foregoer, forerunner, front runner, frontiersman, fugleman, grandparent, groundbreaker, guide, harbinger, herald, innovator, leader, messenger, parent, pathfinder, pioneer, point, precedent, precursor, predecessor, premise, primogenitor, procreator, progenitor, progenitress, progenitrix, prototype, scout, stormy petrel, trailblazer, trailbreaker, vanguard, vaunt-courier, voortrekker, AFTRA, DJ, MC, adviser, anchor, anchor man, anchorman, annunciator, authority, bellman, broadcaster, buccinator novi temporis, channel, commentator, communicant, communicator, crier, disk jockey, emcee, enlightener, enunciator, expert witness, foreshadower, gossipmonger, grapevine, informant, information center, information medium, informer, interviewee, l