| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:54 AM
With another year comes another loaded schedule of runDisney events at Walt Disney World.
Disney's Marathon Weekend will once again kick off the schedule with several events from Jan. 8-12. The 2014 Disney Marathon Weekend has expanded to five days and...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Tired of the same old 5K runs in your city? Some organizations are starting to spice up their races with cool obstacles, costumes and a whole lot of paint.
Come out and enjoy the endorphin-gushing craze!
5. Neon Vibe 5K
It’s dark outside,...
| 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...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Playing ice hockey was the sport of choice for Michael Sonderegger when he entered high school, but at the urging of a classmate, he decided to try out for the boys cross country team his sophomore year at Park Vista.
"A friend of mine convinced me to...
| 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,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Four characters in four days and 48.6 miles.
Heather Montgomery has put away the Minnie Mouse costume that she wore for the five-kilometer race Thursday, the first day of the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend. She did the same with the Cheshire Cat...
| 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 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...
| Dec 22, 2013
York's Dawson Connell was blunt, calling his 2012 cross country season "mediocre." He said he had trouble getting mentally ready to train and said he wasn't in good enough shape to run a 5-kilometer race the way he wanted.
All that changed in 2013....
| Dec 22, 2013
Molly McKenna's goal when this cross country season began was simple. She wanted to help Peninsula Catholic's girls win their third straight VISAA Division II state championship.
McKenna had been an integral part of those first two teams after...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:14 PM
With its typically flat terrain and agreeable weather, the state of Florida often provides an ideal setting for runners looking for their next 5K or marathon. A variety of running events take place throughout the state and the year, and each brings a...