| Feb 17, 2008
A snow storm threatening to become Maryland's worst paralyzed the state with a one-two punch of fast-falling snow and blustery winds that choked roads, grounded Baltimore- Washington International Airport and created waist-high snow drifts that made...
| Oct 8, 2009
Brian Boyle wants to run along the streets of the city that helped him learn to walk again.
He doesn't mind the pain of the 26.2-mile Under Armour Baltimore Marathon. He has had more than his share in the past five years.
The St. Mary's College of...
| Nov 20, 2009
Running has a whole new meaning for Amanda Pagon these days.
As a Dulaney senior, Pagon - then Amanda White - won three national cross country and track titles in 1992-93. She went on to run and swim on three NCAA championship teams at Stanford and later...
| Nov 23, 2013
In his first "real" marathon, Rawls Byrd Elementary physical education teacher Adam Otstot ran an impressive 2:27:23 last Saturday at the Anthem Richmond Marathon, good for sixth place overall, to lead the many local finishers in the three races...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:25 PM
A New York para-athlete has become the first American woman handcyclist to complete the Ironman World Championship — defeating a Chicago woman competing for the same honor.
In the 17-hour triathlon Saturday in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, Susan Katz, a...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 5:51 PM
HARTFORD — Kelly Burns Gallagher needed to lose weight.
First a little background:
She is an Ironman triathlete and a marathoner. She coaches other runners and triathletes. She is a lawyer in Hartford. She is the treasurer of the Hartford Track...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:17 AM
The spirit of competition has taken Ben McMurray to many different places in his life.
From throughout the state of Michigan to Colorado, New York and Hawaii, McMurray has been driven to compete.
A 2005 Petoskey High School graduate, he’s...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Shamelessly sentimental but tough to resist, "The Finishers" follows a differently abled teen and his dad in their efforts to train for and compete in a triathlon together, the father heroically pulling his wheelchair-bound kid while swimming, running and...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 3:04 PM
— Whitney lost 100 pounds and wanted to continue an exercise regimen to help keep the weight off.
Susan's husband told her she needed a goal.
Jane always told her kids they should try new things, so she decided to be a good example.
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:39 PM
Terri Visovatti didn't know she wanted to try a tri until she saw triathletes in action at the Ford Ironman World Championships in Hawaii in October 2011.
Visovatti, a massage therapist, had clients who participated in triathlons, but she had long...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:42 AM
Nick Tierney has always been drawn to compete.
A soccer state champion and four year member of the downhill ski team in his days at Petoskey High School, the 1996 graduate migrated to triathlons following college.
Tierney competed in the Ironman...
| Jul 23, 2013
The mere thought of completing a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike ride and 26.2-mile run in one continuous event is daunting to many people. But for Naperville's Kristin McQueen, competing in Ironman triathlons is a welcome relief from the more pressing issue...