New York Marathon

Members of the New York City Marathon make their way through Queens, NY - Nov 6, 2011 (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC Marathon Returns As Organizers Wish To Recapture Innocence

This 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.


Runners start in the 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 13, 2013 in Chicago. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Chicago Marathon Marks First Major U.S. Race Since Boston Bombings

With 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.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Maurice DuBois

Bloomberg: ‘I Fought The Battle’ To Hold Marathon As Planned

Mayor 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.

CBS New York–11/03/2012

Mike Francesa (Credit: WFAN) and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Prior To Cancellation, Francesa Rips Bloomberg For NYC Marathon Decision

“This is the dumbest thing anyone has ever heard of,” Francesa said prior to the cancellation. “How can you do this? And if the idea is to show that New York is above it, and to make the mayor look good, knock it off.”


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Liguori: New Year’s Wish List For New York Sports

Happy New Year to you! Why not reach for the sky in hoping for the following in 2012…


Covenant House Home Team members after completing a race in NYC. (Credit: Covenant House)

NYC Marathon Team Running For Homeless Youths

Thirty runners have formed a team for Sunday’s marathon to raise funds for a special cause — homeless youths.