| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Boston Marathon director Dave McGillivray, Marlins President of Baseball Operations Larry Beinfest and Mr. Marlin Jeff Conine are among 17 runners so far confirmed to join Marlins President David Samson on his 50-mile charity ???Run to Honor the Workers??...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Three area runners are scheduled to run in the 116th annual Boston Marathon April 16.
Aberdeen residents Shawna Schmidt and Rolf Johnson and Gwen Planteen of Langford will be among 30 South Dakotans and 27,000 runners to tackle the historic 26-mile,...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Indiana Supreme Court Justice Frank Sullivan, Jr., has been appointed to the faculty of the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Dean Gary R. Roberts announced Monday. Sullivan’s appointment takes effect at the start of the Fall...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 3:59 AM
For many people, juggling a family of four kids and a career as an elementary school teacher would offer plenty of running around.
Apparently, it’s not enough for Charlevoix Elementary School second-grade teacher Nicole Sterrett who will be running...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:50 AM
One of the benefits of being retired is making contact with those you knew a long time ago.
There will always be a certain bond with your high school classmates, a bond strong enough to make efforts every five years to have a class reunion. It is quite...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 12:42 PM
There is no doubt Frank Shorter is the greatest U.S. men's marathoner ever.
And what better time than now to think about his stature - and that of all U.S. marathoners - with the U.S. Olympic marathon trials coming up Saturday in Houston?
So here is...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Picking the top U.S. women’s marathoner of all time is as easy as it was to pick the top man.
It’s Joan Benoit Samuelson, of course.
(For my rankings of the Top 10 men, a list headed by Frank Shorter, click here.)
And picking the Top Ten...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:17 PM
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...
| May 17, 2012
| 4:28 AM
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...
| May 19, 2012
| 7:03 PM
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...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 10:49 AM
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...
| May 2, 2012
| 9:57 AM
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...