| May 3, 2011
| 4:16 AM
Perhaps marathon organizers should make it a policy to waive the entry fee for cardiac healthcare workers.
Especially if they are like Teresa McCoy.
McCoy, 37, was just about to finish the bike portion of the Meek and Mighty Triathlon in St....
| May 4, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Former NBA center Chris Dudley was 16 when he exhibited the classic signs of Type 1 diabetes. "I was incredibly thirsty and going to the bathroom all of the time," said Dudley. His uncle, a diabetic, recognized what was going on, and after a home test kit...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 9:18 AM
VENICE -- As Los Angeles residents basked in summer-like beach weather in January, some may have had trouble getting to one of the L.A's most popular beaches on Sunday. That's because hundreds of runners took part in the Venice half marathon.
| Oct 20, 2010
Tony Kanaan is one of the most famous race car drivers living in South Florida. He won the IndyCar Series championship in 2004, and has 14 race victories since starting with IndyCars in 2002. He's also one of the most conditioned athletes in the sport....
| May 17, 2011
| 10:24 AM
For finishing in one of the three fastest times in the grueling Super Spartan obstacle course race last month in North Miami Beach, Cyrus Writer earned free entry into the ominous-sounding Death Race.
Frightening to imagine the consolation prize....
| Jul 10, 2012
| 12:59 AM
AUSTIN, TEXAS -- Two doctors and a trainer associated with Lance Armstrong's former U.S. Postal Service team were suspended for life Tuesday by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
Dr. Michele Ferrari, a consultant; Dr. Luis Garcia del Moral, team doctor; and...
| May 25, 2011
| 3:38 PM
The French were right about Iraq, and now they're right about one of our great American heroes, Lance Armstrong.
Don't you hate it?
The French never bought Lance's claims of drug-free victories in the Tour de France.
Now a federal investigation may...
| May 25, 2011
| 5:33 PM
As he dropped the plunger on yet another insulin shot, Andy Holder looked up and saw two little eyes staring at him.
His 2-year-old son, Nico, watched as Holder administered the life-sustaining hormone that encourages his cells to absorb glucose from his...
| May 30, 2011
| 5:55 PM
Whether you are always on the go or just looking to kick back and relax, the county offers something for everyone — from hiking and biking to bird-watching and golf.
INSIDE AND OUT
Rocky Gorge Golf (301-725-0888) and the Columbia SportsPark (410-...
| May 30, 2011
| 6:50 PM
Marylanders know Howard County for its unique blend of old and new, rural and urban, and nothing illustrates this more than the annual festivals and events the county hosts. You can test your endurance in the Columbia Triathlon in the spring, feast on...
| Jun 4, 2011
| 1:17 PM
Lukas Verzbicas' debut on the track where he begins running for the University of Oregon next fall was a smash hit.
The 18-year-old from Orland Park crushed the national high school record for the two-mile with a time of 8 minutes, 29.46 seconds in...