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  • For Boston, drawing a lesson from 9/11

    For Boston, drawing a lesson from 9/11
    There it was on the screen, tragic and terrifying, another senseless act of cowardice. This time in Boston. Like everyone else Monday, I was upset, angry and at a loss for words. So I called two people who have been through this before. Tom Frost of...
  • Ultra-runner Scott Jurek on training and diet

    Ultra-runner Scott Jurek on training and diet
    Scott Jurek is a nice guy who exhibits none of the sanctimonious proselytizing that vegans sometimes do. He's also a guy who gave up a fast-food burger diet and runs what many consider to be obscenely long distances. How long? In 2010, he ran an...
  • President Obama comments on Boston Marathon explosions - Live stream

     
    President Obama is set to address the nation regarding the explosions at the Boston Marathon....
  • Boston Marathon 2013 coverage on Universal Sports

     
    Boston Marathon 2013 coverage on Universal Sports includes 30 hours of classic Boston Marathons on Saturday and exclusive live TV race coverage on Monday, April 15. Universal Sports will also air pre- and post-race shows, a recap show and edited encore...
  • Marathon runs out of medals, 1,300 runners to get them in the mail

    Marathon runs out of medals, 1,300 runners to get them in the mail
    -------------------- Running coverage of the 2012 Chicago Marathon today. The Bank of America Chicago Marathon ran out of medals for about 1,300 participants who finished the course seven hours after it had begun. Marathon organizers said they were...
  • Thousands Run In Grand Rapids Marathon & Half-Marathon

    Thousands Run In Grand Rapids Marathon & Half-Marathon
    A global field took part in Sunday's ninth annual Grand Rapids Marathon and Half-Marathon. The marathon got under way at 8 a.m. at the David D. Hunting YMCA at 475 Lake Michigan Drive NW in Grand Rapids. More than 5,000 people from five countries and 35...
  • Boston Marathon champ signs for Chicago

    Boston Marathon champ signs for Chicago
    The first time Wesley Korir ran the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, in 2008, he was just another runner. That status almost cost him $15,000 at a time he sorely needed it. When Korir returns for this year's race Oct. 7, his appearance fee will be a...
  • Yes...Prep North Central Class Act accepted into Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Yes...Prep North Central Class Act accepted into Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Dreaming big is what motivates Yes Prep North Central High School senior, Xavier Roman. "It's an honor to be able to say that I'll be the first in my family to graduate from college, and also to knock down the statistics," said Roman. Our Class Act of...
  • OC Marathon action packed

    Now in its ninth year, the OC Marathon has continued to grow. More than 18,000 runners will participate in the marathon, half-marathon, 5K and Kids Run the OC one-mile event during this weekend. Residents in Newport Beach, Irvine, Santa Ana and Costa...
  • Second annual Run for the Dream draws national field for 8K, many locals for half marathon

    Second annual Run for the Dream draws national field for 8K, many locals for half marathon
    A national-class field is again entered and several thousand runners will compete in the second annual Run For The Dream race weekend in Williamsburg. The women's winners in the inaugural 8-kilometer race, Chris Kimbrough, and half marathon, Kristin...
  • Convicted: Ex-postal worker who ran marathons while too injured to work

    Former postal employee, Jacquelyn V. Myers, ran afoul of the law. Myers, 55, of Tallahassee, claimed she was physically unable to work as a rural letter carrier due to a lower back injury from a 2009 annual letter carriers’ food drive, reports WCTV...
  • Castille dominates, Kimbrough repeats in Fit to Run, Fit to Dream 8K

    Castille dominates, Kimbrough repeats in Fit to Run, Fit to Dream 8K
    WILLIAMSBURG — Twelve months ago, Chris Kimbrough had no idea what to expect as she lined up to compete in her first USA Track and Field Masters' class championship race. One year later, a confident and comfortable Kimbrough added a second...