| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Moments after finishing the 31st Arbutus Firecracker 10K, veteran runners weren’t reflecting on the heat, humidity and hills that made the traditional Fourth of July 6.2-mile run such a breath-depleting test of will.
Runners such as Halethorpe...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:00 AM
When Margaret Sherrod was in her 20s, she filled her weekends with 10k and other races, but in recent years she has cut back her competitive running schedule.
The 58-year-old retired teacher from Millersville is still in great shape and runs regularly...
| Jul 20, 2013
Baltimore's reputation as a sports city continues to grow, thanks to the Super Bowl champion Ravens and the surging Orioles. It's also known for losing corporate headquarters, making it the largest U.S. city without a Fortune 500 company.
| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:46 AM
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Steve Otten does not think about qualifying for the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
Not this Sunday, when the 30-year-old financial adviser from Ellicott City participates for the second straight year in the EnduraFit Ironman 70.3...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:09 PM
The goal for Race On is clear: To make the Grand Prix of Baltimore a long-term fixture, the company must generate significantly more money from Baltimore businesses and fans.
Enter Debbie Bell. The former director of corporate sales and sponsorship for...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:00 AM
In a recent Health and Style section article on workout gear designed for nighttime exercising, a Nike show was featured ("See & be seen," Dec. 13). Is The Sun aware that Baltimore is the home of Under Armour, a company employing hundreds in Maryland, a...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 4:01 PM
On the third Saturday in May, generations of Baltimoreans marched onto the infield at Pimlico Race Course with their coolers in tow, an image that helped define the Preakness Stakes.
The Maryland Jockey Club has unveiled enhanced security...
| May 1, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Two teams from the Arbutus area are preparing for Saturday's 15th annual Kinetic Sculpture Race hosted by the American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore.
The race on May 4 challenges participants to engineer and construct a human-powered machine capable...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Deb Tillett has been around the world, pursuing a career in technology that started a few decades ago in the suburbs of Baltimore. She learned the ropes of the video game world while working at one of the local companies — MicroProse — that...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Damian Pitts was looking for a way to help finance his way through graduate school. He ended up finding a new career.
"After graduating from Goucher (in 1998) I was trying to determine what I wanted to do with my life," said Pitts, a former Laurel High...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Local athletes captured three division wins in the ChesapeakeMan Endurance Festival in Cambridge Saturday.
William Moore of Fallston prevailed in the Clydesdale Division of the Ironman-length ultra race - a 2.4-mile swim in the Choptank River, a 112-mile...