Runners Gear Up For 2017 TCS New York City Marathon Amid Heightened SecurityHeavily armed police officers now stand at the ready near the finish line in Central Park, and reinforced security can be seen across the city.
Full List Of Street Closures For 2017 TCS New York City MarathonThe festivities kick off at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, with the first wave getting underway at 9:50 a.m.
Best Of Mike Francesa: Reaction To Hesitancy To Cancel Marathon After Superstorm SandyAs Bloomberg continued to defend his decision, WFAN's Mike Francesa took issue with the mayor when he opened his show on that Friday, Nov. 2, 2012.
New York Road Runners Offers Free Wheelchair Training Program For Young AthletesNew York Road Runners is offering a free youth wheelchair training program, offering new opportunities for athletes of all types to compete.
NYC Marathon Returns As Organizers Wish To Recapture InnocenceThis NYC Marathon will look different in some ways: more barricades, bag screenings, bomb-sniffing dogs. Runners who returned after signing up for last year will wear special orange wristbands. The whole field will sport yellow and blue ribbons for the Boston victims.
Chicago Marathon Marks First Major U.S. Race Since Boston BombingsWith three weeks to go before the New York City Marathon, the first major U.S. race since the Boston Marathon bombings was held Sunday in Chicago.
Bloomberg: 'I Fought The Battle' To Hold Marathon As PlannedMayor Michael Bloomberg told CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois Saturday morning that going ahead with the New York Marathon on Sunday was a perfectly realistic option, but the issue had just become too divisive to be worth it.
Liguori: New Year's Wish List For New York SportsHappy New Year to you! Why not reach for the sky in hoping for the following in 2012...
NYC Marathon Team Running For Homeless YouthsThirty runners have formed a team for Sunday’s marathon to raise funds for a special cause -- homeless youths.