Running long distances became an anchor for Michelle King Gonzales during her three tours in Iraq.
When Sal Polizzi isn’t running the family pizzeria in Bushwick, Brooklyn, he’s running.
When Sam Rausa of Middletown, New Jersey was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2008, the prognosis wasn’t good. Now, he and his son are hitting the pavement together!
Nearly a thousand trees were badly damaged in Central Park by the storm.
A nosy mom who couldn’t accept her son changed his life forever.
At 28-years-old, Elizabeth Myuello suffered a heart attack brought on by an infection. Against medical advice, she began jogging eventually getting her heart strong enough to race in the New York City Marathon.
Retired softball star Jennie Finch will run the 2011 ING New York City Marathon for charity. She’ll start last in the field, and Timex will donate $1 to NYRR’s youth programs for each person she passes.
Grete Waitz had never run a marathon before the New York City race in October 1978. After it, her name and New York would be forever linked.
Mo Farah of England outsprinted Gebre Gebremariam in the final 200 meters of the NYC Half-Marathon on Sunday, edging the Ethiopian by 2 seconds in a scintillating finish along Manhattan’s West Side Highway.
This year’s New York City Marathon truly was a run for the money – as it raised a record amount for charities.
After looking awful for most of their game against the Lions, the Jets fought back to get to OT and pulled out a win. However, being 6-2 wasn’t good enough for Craigy…
The Jets may have won in OT and advanced to 6-2, but Craig still has some serious concerns.
Shalane Flanagan of the United States did so well in her debut at the New York City Marathon, she may run it in the 2012 London Olympics.
Former New York Giants wide receiver Amani Toomer spent his career dodging defenders. He took advantage of those sidestepping skills during the New York City Marathon, earning $1 from Timex for every runner he passed.
STATEN ISLAND (CBS 2) — CBS 2’s John Marshall is live on Staten Island at the start of the 2010 ING New York City Marathon for the weather forecast.