The St. Patrick’s Day Parade won’t be the only event shutting down city streets this weekend. The New York City Half Marathon is Sunday.
The 2012 New York City Marathon will be shown on live national television for the first time in nearly 20 years.
Champion marathon runner Grete Waitz was a constant presence on the first weekend in November in Yew York City.
With the New York City Marathon (the world’s largest) growing in popularity, race organizers say making it a two-day event has been considered.
Race director Mary Wittenberg says a 93,000 people applied to the lottery and winners were announced today near Columbus Circle.
A distance runner from Tokyo is emerging as the sentimental favorite for Sunday’s New York City Half-Marathon.
Runners from around the world are warming up for Sunday’s New York City Marathon by coming together and running in the annual International Friendship Run.
At 5:15 in the morning, Mary Wittenberg is already on the run in Central Park.
Charities have benefited from the long odds of getting into the New York City Marathon.
The Chilean miner who jogged in the tunnels while trapped underground not only will attend Sunday’s New York City Marathon — he wants to run it
Fortunately for the New York City Marathon, Haile Gebrselassie won’t even talk about retirement.