| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:15 PM
It's new to Howard County, and it could be with us for a long time if things go as I predict.
The first ever DUthe2 Duathlon will be held at Western Regional Park Sunday starting at 7 a.m. The event features over 500 athletes — some from as far...
| Dec 27, 2007
"She looked at me with this look, like, 'Mom, are you dumb or what?' She said, 'These are my friends. I want to be with them.'"
Deborah McFadden, whose wheelchair athlete daughter, Tatyana, has challenged the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic...
| 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...
| 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 2, 2008
| 4:22 PM
Guest blogger Karen Shih is back and excited that, finally, the designers are NOT working in teams on Top Design:Finally, an individual challenge! But it's not designing a room … it's a design triathlon, and the winner of each part......
| 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...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:45 AM
FARMINGTON —Bruce Hall has been training since last fall a 140.6-mile triathlon on July 27 in Lake Placid, N.Y.
The 54-year-old Farmington man is training for his third IRONMAN race and will be competing as part of the Multiple Myeloma Research...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Erin Spaulding was in the middle of training for a half-marathon when one day at work, a 350-pound cabinet came loose from the wall above her desk and fell on her head.
That was in 2010. Three years later, she did get to run her half-marathon, at...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Lukas Verzbicas, the Sandburg High School graduate whose sports career was nearly derailed by a bicycle training crash 22 months ago, will compete in the June 29 ITU World Triathlon Series stop in Chicago.
The World Series is the top level of...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: “Is it easier to put on a wetsuit when it’s wet?” Rick G., Hollywood, Md.
A: In my experience, there really is no easy way to put on a wetsuit. In fact, I’ve sometimes felt that pushing, pulling and squeezing myself into my...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Sherry Boston Rennard gave valuable advice to the young athletes Saturday morning at the Newport-Mesa Family YMCA.
In a pre-race seminar she told the kids participating in the fifth annual junior triathlon to pace themselves, and to yell out "On your...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Retirement is proving to be a busy time for Apolo Ohno.
First, the former Olympic speedskater returned for a second stint on "Dancing With the Stars."
Now, he is taking on the Ironman World Championship.
Ohno has announced he plans to enter the...