| Feb 15, 2015
| 11:51 AM
Ricky Montez entered the A1A Marathon with one thought: If he wanted to win the race, he would have beat his teacher.
The favorite going into Sunday's race, Joe Kappel, teaches organic chemistry at Florida Atlantic University, where Montez is a...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 2:25 AM
— Traffic will be detoured and some roads will be closed late Saturday and Sunday morning for the 2015 Fort Lauderdale A1A Marathon.
The race, which begins at 6 a.m. Sunday, is expected to attract more than 4,000 participants. Traffic delays are...
| Feb 9, 2015
The 10th anniversary of the Fort Lauderdale A1A Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday will also mark the inaugural Komen's Run for the Pink 6K, which supports breast cancer research and testing.
Registration for the marathon and half marathon, which...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 10:04 AM
Una carrera en apoyo a la Susan G. Komen Foundation viene hacia el condado de Broward, gracias a la ayuda del director de la única maratón del condado.
El 15 de febrero se realizará "Run for the Pink" en Fort Lauderdale, junto con la maratón Fort...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 1:06 PM
A run supporting the Susan G. Komen Foundation is coming to Broward County, thanks to help from the director of the county's only marathon.
On Feb. 15, Run for the Pink will take place in Fort Lauderdale in conjunction with the Publix Fort Lauderdale...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:46 AM
You can wear a costume, find all kinds of company at the back of the pack and maybe even get a half-dozen doughnuts.
As South Florida's weather cools, half-marathon season heats up. And race directors say they're continuing to see an increase of runners...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Podrás vestir un disfraz, encontrar todo tipo de compañía en los últimos puestos del grupo y hasta recibir media docena de donuts.
Al tiempo que el clima del sur de Florida se refresca, la temporada del medio maratón se calienta. Y los directores de...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:31 AM
For all the outreach that happens in downtown Fort Lauderdale’s FAT Village, many folks who live around the area remain hesitant to dip a toe in. Even the monthly Art Walk is a challenge for those people able to walk without falling down, but...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 1:49 PM
The man who fired the shot that paralyzed her was sentenced to life in prison last October. Two months later, Christine Kent found new direction in life by completing her first marathon in a handcrank wheelchair.
"I was only going to do the half...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 10:14 AM
She could dwell on the memory of the gun cocking behind her head. Or the sick feeling that overcame her when she saw her leg swing "like a rag doll"—the moment she knew she was paralyzed.
But Christine Kent, 46, isn't the type to host a pity party....