| Apr 13, 2014
| 1:03 AM
Marilyn Little grew up with horses.
"Horses were my playmates in the afternoon," said the Frederick native. "I was really lucky to have that. … It's served me well."
As a competitor on the international equestrian scene, Little is making the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:04 PM
All of the truly embarrassing moments associated with the sport Kyle King has discovered he has a knack for have been reserved for practices at Virginia.
On race day this season, it's a different story. King, a Grafton High graduate, isn't familiar with...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Duathlons and triathlons start gaining momentum around this time of year. Out in Bloomsburg, the Pennsylvania Biathlon Club is holding a running biathlon, that is, a 4-kilometer run with two shooting stops on May 17 at Whitetail Preserve, 118 Boulevard...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 1:52 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- When Stephanie Ryall steps onto the track tonight at the 120th Penn Relays, she'll be one of only three Canadian individuals at the event. None of the three have run there before.
The Hamilton runner says a calm strategy should help her...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:43 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Lafayette assistant track and field coach Drew Mearns recently put Derek Holdsworth through what he calls the "Sebastian Coe Series," named for the two-time gold-medal-winning Englishman whose combination of speed and endurance...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Had a sobering experience the other day.
Fellow runners Jill and Tony put me in the back seat of their big Suburban and wore me out driving the Los Angeles Marathon course.
Tony drove, Jill's an excellent navigator, so I did nothing but sit on my...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:17 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — With her wheelchair pushed aside, Erika Brannock gripped her walker and moved slowly toward the Thunder Road 5K finish line.
Inside, her brother-in-law, Michael Gross, was bursting with pride to see Brannock walking with a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown.
He faces up to 20 years in prison for a December 2012 wreck after a night of...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Robert Mignosa will be running his 100th marathon when he takes on Huntington Beach's 18th annual Surf City Marathon on Feb. 2.
The 64-year-old Huntington Beach resident ran his first in 1964 but several years ago encountered a bump in the road. He...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:43 AM
It's fitting Capital Prep's nickname is the Trail Blazers. With a victory in the Class S boys cross country meet, Capital Prep became the first Hartford school to win a championship of any kind in boys cross country since Hartford Public won the 1950...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:39 AM
Ryan Carroll, 31, of Portsmouth and Sika Henry, 30, of Virginia Beach were the overall champions in the Sentara New Year’s Day 5K, a benefit race in Hampton for the American Cancer Society.
Carroll finished 5 kilometers in 16 minutes,...