Eva Casale, 49, ended her self-inflicted foot challenge in her hometown of Glen Cove. She was followed by other runners who joined her along the way.
Barbers from across the country began a 48-hour hair cutting marathon Saturday at Denny Moe’s Superstar Barbershop, shaping the manes of thousands from across the region all in an effort to raise awareness for Cutting for a Cure.
Glen Cove resident Eva Casale, 49, is an ultramarathoner who plans to log 183.4 miles in seven consecutive days starting Monday afternoon.
CBS 2’s cameras were rolling as competitors touched a marker in Battery Park City.
A large police presence that included bomb sniffing dogs was on hand. Bags and backpack were not allowed at the start or finish line.
With just two days to go until the Boston marathon, one New York woman is determined to get back on the race course.
Federal prosecutors on Thursday announced they will seek the death penalty against 20-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Marathon bombing, instantly raising the stakes in what could be one of the most wrenching trials the city has ever seen.
An 86-year-old California woman has died, after she hit her head on the pavement while competing in the ING New York City Marathon this past weekend.
Zoe Koplowitz suffers from multiple sclerosis, but that has not stopped her from competing in the ING New York City Marathon for 25 years.
Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya won the New York City Marathon on Sunday with an unofficial time of 2:08:24. Priscah Jeptoo of Kenya came from behind to win the women’s title.
Nearly 50,000 runners took off Sunday morning for the ING New York City Marathon.
The Boston Marathon bombings brought more than added security measures to New York City for Sunday’s big race.
The night before the marathon, runners loaded up on pasta for its carb content in Central Park.
The New York City Marathon was set to begin within 24 hours Saturday, and the NYPD has pulled out all the stops for security in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings earlier this year.
As the New York City Marathon approaches thousands of runners are getting into major training mode.