The godfather of the five-borough marathon is being inducted into the New York Road Runners’ Hall of Fame on Thursday. But it might not be who you think it is.
When Sal Polizzi isn’t running the family pizzeria in Bushwick, Brooklyn, he’s running.
Grete Waitz WAS the NYC Marathon! And all of New York embraced this most humble, talented marathoner from Norway. How sad to hear that the 57-year-old succumbed to cancer, a disease she battled since 2005.