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New York City Triathlon

NYC Triathlon (credit: CBS 2)

New York City Triathlon To Take Off Sunday

After months of training, Sunday is race day for more than 3,000 people participating in the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon.

07/13/2013

Credit 1010 WINS reporter Gary Baumgarten

Participant Dies After Experiencing ‘Distress’ At Ironman U.S. Championship

Concern over whether participants would get to swim the more than two-mile first leg was outweighed by the fact that one of the participants died after experiencing what race organizers described as distress during the Hudson River swim.

08/11/2012

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

NYPD Proposes Fee On NYC Marathon, Other Races

The issue centers on so-called “noncharitable athletic parades” with registration fees. The NYPD is thinking about charging the full cost for such work as controlling traffic and shutting down streets.

02/10/2011