| Oct 31, 2014
| 11:15 AM
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...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:23 AM
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...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:25 PM
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...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Legalized sports betting is set to begin this weekend in New Jersey at Monmouth Park, but the professional sports leagues and the NCAA are still trying to stop it in court. Initially, allowing sports betting in the state was passed by New Jersey voters...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Soon after actor Anthony Edwards put out his last cigarette, he decided to run the Chicago marathon.
Like most marathoners, Edwards questioned his ability. But unlike most other runners, he knew that if he could not finish, everybody would know it....
| Oct 11, 2014
| 5:32 PM
HARTFORD — After 12 miles of the NU Hartford Marathon's half marathon, there were three runners in contention.
"That last mile, we just kind of killed each other," Harbert Okuti said.
Okuti, from Uganda, and Girma Gebre and Dereje Deme of...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:18 PM
HARTFORD – Kathrine Switzer and Molly Barker sat at the same table Thursday night in the corner of the room at the Hartford Hilton, feeding off each other's energy.
The two women have a lot of it.
Switzer, who ran the Boston Marathon in 1967...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Caroline Wozniacki will try to become the first five-time champion in the history of the WTA event now known as the Connecticut Open, Aug. 15-23 in New Haven.
The following week, she will try to win a Grand Slam for the first time at the U.S. Open....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 6:20 PM
This is the final week that Dorney Park is open daily and the last chance for families to get wet at Wildwater Kingdom. And there's deals aplenty.
In honor of back to school, the South Whitehall Township park is offering all students with a school ID...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 4:18 PM
In December of 2011, David Condit of Avon was diagnosed with brain cancer. After surgery and chemotherapy, Condit, a longtime runner, started running again and completed his 35th consecutive Faxon Law New Haven 20K road race on Labor Day 2012.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The New York Yankees became the latest Major League Baseball team to introduce metal detectors to its stadium, part of a broader security push that will ultimately defeat its stated purpose.
After testing the new screening method in a handful of...