Marathon

Runners compete in the 2010 New York City Marathon - Nov 7, 2010 - Photo: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images

Dr. Max Gomez: Preventing Common Running Injuries

As the New York City Marathon approaches thousands of runners are getting into major training mode.

10/11/2013

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Boston Marathon Winner Honors Victims By Returning His Medal

Lelisa Desisa returned his winner’s medal to Mayor Thomas Menino to honor the city and those killed and injured in the bombings.

06/23/2013

2011 NYC Marathon (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: New Rochelle Man Runs Monthly Marathons In Honor Of His Wife’s Breast Cancer Battle

Tom Dente starting running marathons in a typical way. But then his wife Liz was diagnosed with breast cancer and running took on new meaning.

04/01/2013

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First Co-Ed Marathon Held Entirely Within Central Park In Nearly 40 Years

It wasn’t the New York City Marathon, but runners still covered 26.2 miles Sunday and finished in Central Park.

02/24/2013

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West Point Cadets To Run Ceremonial Game Ball To Army Vs. Navy Game

The U.S. Military Academy’s 19-member marathon team will run a ceremonial game ball from West Point in the Hudson Valley to Philadelphia about 140 miles south.

12/01/2012

Volunteers On Staten Island (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Marathoners Run 26.2 Miles Despite Cancellation Of NYC Marathon; Others Volunteer On Staten Island

Teams from Italy, Spain and Germany were among the runners who began the run shortly after dawn.

11/04/2012

(file/credit: Photo by Marco Garcia/Getty Images)

Ironman Triathlon Could Be Moneymaker For Tri-State Area

Saturday will mark the first time the Tri-State Area will play host to the event.

08/07/2012

A photograph of Leroy Homer is seen at a memorial service - Chesterfield, NJ - Sep 28, 2001 (credit: TOM MIHALEK/AFP/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Kiki Homer Remembers Her Brother – United 93 Pilot Leroy Homer

Kiki Homer and her brother Leroy grew up challenging each other. He always wanted to be a pilot.

09/09/2011

Matthew Long is seen on the cover of his book "The Long Run"

Stories From Main Street: New York, NY

Two simple words profoundly changed Matthew Long’s life. “I will.”

12/20/2010

Runners compete in the 2010 New York City Marathon - Nov 7, 2010 - Photo: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images

Charities Come Out Ahead In NYC Marathon

This year’s New York City Marathon truly was a run for the money – as it raised a record amount for charities.

12/02/2010

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Sounds From The 2010 ING NYC Marathon

And just like that, the 43,000 plus runners in the 2010 ING New York City Marathon were off.

11/07/2010

Racing to the finish line (Photo/Roxanne Geyer, CBSNewYork.com)

CBSNewYork On Scene: 2010 ING NYC Marathon

CBSNewYork mobile journalist (MoJo) Roxanne Geyer was live in Central Park with updates throughout the entire 2010 ING New York City Marathon.

CBS New York–11/07/2010

This is what runners will see as they approach the finish line. (Credit: Roxanne Geyer/CBSNewYork)

Marathon Runners Make Issue Of Peru-Yale Dispute

The dispute between Peru and Yale University over Peruvian artifacts has become an issue on the streets of New York.

11/07/2010

Rescued Chilean miner Edison "The Runner" Peña  answers questions during a press conference November 4, 2010 in New York. Peña  will be running in this year's New York City Marathon. (Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Chilean Miner Takes To Streets For NYC Marathon

The New York City Marathon always brings out the stars of the running world. This year, one of them is someone who’s never competed in any big-time races.

11/07/2010

Haile Gebrselassie

Haile Gebrselassie Pulls Out Of NYC Marathon

World-record holder Haile Gebrselassie has pulled out of the New York City Marathon with an apparent right knee injury.

11/07/2010

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