| Jan 8, 2014
The 2014 Runner’s World Half & Marathon Festival that will take place Oct. 17-19 in Bethlehem has opened its Early Bird Registration through Monday, Jan. 13 on the ww.rwhalf.com web site. The 5K and 10K will be run on Oct. 18 and the half marathon...
| Jan 8, 2014
The 2014 Runner’s World Half & Marathon Festival that will take place Oct. 17-19 in Bethlehem has opened its Early Bird Registration through Monday, Jan. 13 on the ww.rwhalf.com web site. The 5K and 10K will be run on Oct.......
| May 28, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Shortly after qualifying for the Boston Marathon, I threw up. I don't advise this for weight loss.
Most people choose not to run marathons. Most people don't run at all. Heck, most people get zero exercise.
And I get it. As a former couch potato,...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:27 PM
The Boston Marathon drew 29 entries from West Hartford runners this year and at least 11 of them crossed the finish line before the explosions rocked the area at about 2:50 p.m. Monday, according to the race's website.
It was unclear Monday night...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 12:11 PM
While security was on the minds of many during their 26.2 mile journey through the city's streets, participants didn't let it stop them as the winning runner set a new course record in what has become a historic Chicago Marathon.
Dennis Kimetto of Kenya...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
The government shutdown won't shut down the New York City Marathon, but it could shift things around a little.
Race organizers are working on a plan to move the event's staging area, currently set for Fort Wadsworth, a federally operated facility on...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 5:31 PM
One moment sums up the festivities in Boston on Saturday: Amid screams and cheering crowds dressed in red, the Red Sox's Jonny Gomes carefully placed the gilded World Series Trophy on the finish line of the Boston Marathon, and draped over it a "Boston...
| May 28, 2013
As terrorists struck his city, Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino was no Rudy Giuliani, leading citizens to safety amid the chaos and offering wrenchingly articulate sound bites to the television cameras.
When explosions tore through the finish of the Boston...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:47 PM
WASHINGTON — Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is charged with carrying out the bombings last April at the Boston Marathon, disposed of key evidence after the attack by “discarding a remaining bomb detonator and smashing his cellphones,”...
| Sep 16, 2013
North Center resident Pete Beuscher had planned to run the Boston Marathon for the first time in 2012, but when temperatures hit 90 degrees, race organizers offered runners a chance to try for better weather in 2013. The 45-year-old decided to do just...