Not far from the finish line a woman’s marathon dreams were dashed because she needed emergency surgery. In the end, she wound up wearing something better than a medal.
The tennis star was somewhat amazed that she had done so well since she admitted that she didn’t really prepare as well as she could have for Sunday’s 26.2-mile race.
Thousands of hungry runners packed into Central Park a day ahead of the New York City Marathon.
“I encourage everyone, if you’re looking for something to do outside Sunday afternoon … walk your (self) over to Central Park,” WFAN co-host Craig Carton said on Friday.
This weekend begins with Halloween and ends with the marathon. In between you can attend a food-focused film festival, see your favorite horror movies on the big screen, and sip craft beer.
Caroline Wozniacki started having nightmares of being rolled off the New York City Marathon course in a wheelchair.
Women are making huge strides when it comes to participation in the New York City Marathon and other races.
Technology and social media are playing a big role in the New York City Marathon this year.
New York will be Meb Keflezighi’s first marathon since he became the first American man in 31 years to win the Boston Marathon. He says his life has been “crazy” since.
Each celebrity will be joined on his or her one-mile leg with a local student who takes part in marathon organizer New York Road Runners’ youth programs.
Pamela Anderson rose to stardom in the 90s thanks in large part to her role as lifeguard extraordinaire CJ Parker on the action-drama ‘Baywatch’ – among other things.
The Boston Marathon bombings brought more than added security measures to New York City for Sunday’s big race.
Runner Angel Santiago and his training partner may lose some sleep the night before the race but it will be because of excitement, not security concerns. “I know New York is gonna be ready for it,” he said.
As the New York City Marathon approaches thousands of runners are getting into major training mode.
The staging area is slated to be at the federally operated Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island. Organizers of the Nov. 3 race say they’re working with city, state and federal officials to find an alternate site if the shutdown continues.