New York City Triathlon

FILE -- Swimmers participate in a past New York City Triathlon. (credit: Getty Images)

Authorities: NYC Triathlon Participant Revived After Apparent Heart Attack

The man was removed from the water in cardiac arrest and taken to Mount Sinai-St. Luke’s Hospital, authorities said.


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Triathlete Overcomes Major Hurdles Before Big Race

Thousands of athlete’s are gearing up for Sunday’s New York City Triathlon, but one participant in particular had to overcome some major challenges before even starting the course, CBS 2’s Andrea Grymes reported.


The Naked Cowboy led the annual Underwear Run in Central Park on Friday, Aug. 1. (Credit: CBS 2)

Central Park Underwear Run Kicks Off Triathlon Weekend

Runners are a common sight in Central Park, but usually, they are wearing more clothes than they were on Friday.


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.


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.


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.