NewsKenya's Mutai sets NYC Marathon record
Kenyan runner Geoffrey Mutai crosses the finish line, winning the New York City Marathon, November 6, 2011. Mutai, the 2011 Boston Marathon winner, won the men's New York Marathon in an unofficial time of two hours, five minutes and six seconds to ... read more
Mark Messier, Jennie Finch, Apolo Anton Ohno among celebrity runners in NYC ...
She and Fred Lebow, the NYC Marathon organizer who died in 1994 of cancer, were the first inductees into the New York Road Runners Hall of Fame on Friday. “She died in April and for me it's like she's not left me,” said Waitz, who ran his seventh NYC ... read more
Amanda McGrory of US sets course record in wheelchair race in NYC Marathon
NEW YORK — Amanda McGrory of the United States set a course record in the women's wheelchair race and Masazumi Soejima became the first men's Japanese winner in the New York City Marathon. The 25-year-old McGrory of Champaign, Ill., finished the ... read more