Tatyana McFadden surged to the lead of the New York City Marathon, and mile after mile, waited for a rival to challenge her.
As has been the case all year, however, no one could catch the Clarksville resident. McFadden won the women’s wheelchair race in dominant fashion Sunday, completing her unprecedented quest to win four major marathons in a calendar year.
“I've had an incredible year, especially with the track season and with the marathon season,” McFadden said after winning the race by nearly four minutes over Japan’s Wakako Tsuchida.
McFadden, 24, began her remarkable campaign by winning the Boston Marathon in April, crossing the line hours before bombs cast a pall...