| Apr 17, 2012
| 1:57 PM
World Class Gymnastics will send six girls to the Level 9 Eastern Nationals May 4-6 in Landover, Md. That equals the club's largest number of girls going to the Eastern Nationals, the highest level of competition for Level 9s in the Eastern half of the...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:54 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - When Dan Hay embarked upon his 3rd Boston Marathon he was more than a little concerned by the 80+ degree temperatures as Hay's ideal running temperature is 43 degrees.
"When I heard it was going to be hot it really challenged my faith...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Thousands of runners ran, raced, and rocked in in Sunday morning's Rock-N-Roll Marathon. Runners ran through Downtown New Orleans, Uptown, and crossed the finish line in City Park.
Among all the running feet, there's one runner that's doing something...
| May 17, 2012
| 2:30 PM
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...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:43 PM
April 19 is not just another day on the calendar. Lots of things good, and not so good, happened on this day in history.
For instance, today is the day 'the shot heard around the world' took place, the first fighting in the American Revolution back in...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The 116th annual Boston Marathon was memorable in many ways for three area runners: Aberdeen residents Shawna Schmidt and Rolf Johnson and Gwen Planteen of Langford.
That was thanks in part to 89-degree heat that took out a big portion of the 26,716...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:31 PM
St. Luke's Half Marathon and 5K takes place on Sunday, but Saturday will be bustling with action thanks to the race expo and kids fun run.
The race expo runs 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 904 West Hamilton St., in Allentown...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 9:12 PM
I know we're seven months out, but it's a good idea to plan ahead for the California International Marathon. I've run the relay several times and this year is probably the year(gulp!) I'll take the plunge and run the entire course! It's a great event...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:08 PM
Running a marathon is tough. Planning one might be even tougher.
Organizers for the Blue Ridge Marathon are working on the big event right now. It is April 20th and will feature some legends of running.
1972 Olympic Marathon gold metalist Frank...
| Jun 25, 2012
Greg Wasson gambled away a total of about $60 during the 2 1/2 years he lived in Las Vegas. All of it came while he was parked at some low-stakes slot machine, waiting for his out-of-town guests to wrap up their requisite casino visit.
| Sep 21, 2011
| 8:17 AM
Why not have a women's marathon world record category for days with 39 percent humidity?
Or another one for days when the sun shines more than two hours?
Or one for courses with fewer than six turns? More than 11? That run across the 49th parallel?...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 4:35 PM
When it comes to races, longtime runner Mel Diab has a simple philosophy. “We all start and finish at the same place,” he said. On …...