| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:28 AM
Hilary Phelps was approaching the finish line of her first Ironman triathlon. Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run" was playing. She was wrung out from more than 14 hours of swimming, cycling and now running, certain that there wasn't a single drop of...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:34 PM
Lukas Verzbicas, one of the most highly touted high school runners in the country last year, has left the University of Oregon after less than two months to concentrate on triathlon.
Verzbicas' surprising decision was announced Thursday in releases from...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 9:09 AM
Getting older, having a family or being too involved with your career are no excuses for not exercising or to stop being an athlete. A new trend in fitness is seeing all types of people going from no activity to running a marathon or even participating...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:21 PM
Dr. Duane Anthony Sewell, a highly regarded head and neck surgeon and researcher who was also a member of the faculty of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, died Nov. 26 of gastric cancer at his Mount Washington home.
Dr. Sewell was 44.
| Dec 5, 2011
| 9:02 AM
In response to a letter to the editor from Andy Lazris regarding a claim that the Columbia Association is not willing to support high school swim teams, please allow me to offer another perspective.
When CA was approached by the group wanting to rent...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 12:46 PM
Beginning with almost Dickensian roots, working in his parents Felice and Lidia’s Italian restaurant in Queens, washing dishes, cleaning the sidewalk, and touring the jungle-like meat markets of the Bronx, Joe Bastianich’s life charts a...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Triathlete Sean Murphy, 44, of Seattle, has died after being pulled from the swim portion of the Ironman Event in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, the Kootenai County Coroner’s Office said Wednesday.
In a statement to the Coeur d’Alene Press,...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Lukas Verzbicas failed to finish his debut race as a senior elite triathlete and said he had competed with an unspecified broken bone.
The reigning world junior champion dropped out in the run leg of Sunday's Pan American Championships in La Paz,...
| Feb 10, 2012
Triathlon set April 14
The 6th Annual Emily Schindler Memorial Triathlon will be held April 14 in Severna Park.
The 800-yard swim, 91/2-mile bike ride and 3-mile run will be held at the SPY Aquatics Center, 623 Baltimore/Annapolis Blvd. and on the...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:05 PM
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| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:49 PM
New Year's resolutions are the kiss of death. We all know this.
So instead of drafting some sweeping resolution we know darn well we'll never keep, how about thinking small for 2012. How about trying one thing — maybe two — that just might...