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  • Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki comes out ahead in the long run

    Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki comes out ahead in the long run
    She's the Wizard of Woz, the woman who ran the New York City Marathon — "You don't know what the wall is until you hit it," she said — who posed, tastefully, for the recent Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue . . . who once was ranked No. 1 ....
  • 3 races, a walk and more at Sunday's emb(race)

    3 races, a walk and more at Sunday's emb(race)
    A video of Shawn Friedkin on his hand-powered cycle ready to roll is posted on the website to register for the fifth annual "emb(race) our differences" on Sunday. Forget that Friedkin is 51, paralyzed from the chest down and just took part in the New...
  • Kenya's Kipsang, Keitany win New York City Marathon titles

    Kenya's Kipsang, Keitany win New York City Marathon titles
    Wilson Kipsang won a lucrative duel to the finish to join compatriot Mary Keitany in a Kenyan sweep of the men's and women's races at a cold, windy New York City Marathon on Sunday. Kipsang and Keitany both pulled away in the last Central Park stretch,...
  • Mount Dora Half-Marathon draws 1,300 runners including elite Brazilian runner

    Mount Dora Half-Marathon draws 1,300 runners including elite Brazilian runner
    MOUNT DORA — Runners will load up on carbs and doublecheck their shoelaces before taking off to enjoy sunny skies, rolling hills and waterfront views this weekend during the third annual Mount Dora Half-Marathon, 5K and fun-run. Close to 1,300...
  • Tatyana McFadden named USOC Female Athlete of the Month

    Tatyana McFadden named USOC Female Athlete of the Month
    Olympics Marylander McFadden named USOC Female Athlete of the Month The United States Olympic Committee named Paralympic track and field athlete Tatyana McFadden, who grew up in Clarksville and attended Atholton, Female Athlete of the Month for...
  • Kim and Daniel Held see fitness as a family affair

    Kim and Daniel Held see fitness as a family affair
    In the not-so-distant past, Kim and Daniel Held struggled with their weight. Fast food was a regular part of the Alburtis couple's diet and exercise was absent. When they began to have a family three years ago, the couple started to change their lives...
  • Meb Keflezighi, NBA greats to highlight New York City Marathon

    Meb Keflezighi, NBA greats to highlight New York City Marathon
    The 2014 New York City Marathon will have plenty of star power when runners depart from the starting line this weekend. Meb Keflezighi, who last spring became the first American man to win the Boston Marathon in more than three decades, will highlight...
  • Under Armour launches Speedform Gemini running shoe

    Under Armour launches Speedform Gemini running shoe
    Under Armour has timed the launch of its much-talked-about Speedform Gemini running shoe to the days just before the NYC Marathon. The Baltimore sports apparel company unveiled the shoe, the latest version of the Speedform Apollo introduced earlier this...
  • Chicago Marathon winner tests positive for doping

    Chicago Marathon winner tests positive for doping
    Another multiple women’s winner of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon has run afoul of doping control. Kenya’s Rita Jeptoo, who won a second straight title Oct. 12, tested positive for the blood-boosting drug EPO in an out-of-competition...
  • Sports TV and radio: Sunday's 11/2 log (updated Saturday PM with tennis matchups)

    6 a.m.    Golf: BMW Masters final round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf 6 a.m.    Tennis: Paris Masters doubles final: Marcin Matkowski-Jurgen Melzer vs. Bob Bryan-Mike Bryan.--Tennis Ch. 8:25 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United at...
  • Tatyana McFadden wins New York City Marathon to complete second Grand Slam

    Tatyana McFadden wins New York City Marathon to complete second Grand Slam
    Clarksville's Tatyana McFadden won the women's wheelchair division in the New York City Marathon on Sunday, completing her second marathon Grand Slam. With first-place finishes in London, Boston, Chicago and New York over the past two years, the 25-...