Allie Kieffer, who placed fifth in the 2017 New York City Marathon, has been told her whole life that she's too big to be a good runner. That's nonsense.
From a high-caliber drag show to a daylong performance art marathon on the subway, there's a lot to do in New York City around the New Year. The post Romance, Dance, Drag, and Day-After Performance Art for New Year’s 2018 appeared first on Hyperallergic.
(Drew Sheneman via GoComics.com). Been sitting on this, but it feels like we can use a little positive feminism right now. From the NYTimes, “How the ‘Shalane Flanagan Effect’ Works”: When Shalane Flanagan won the New York City Marathon [November 5th], her victory was about more than just an athletic achievement. Of course, it’s […]
Eleven days after Boulder-born Shalane Flanagan won the New York City Marathon in new state-of-the-art racing flats known as "4%s," University of Colorado Boulder researchers have published the study that inspired the shoe's name, confirming that the shoes reduce the amount of energy used to run by 4 percent.
Being a part of SELF Run Club in New York City helped me meet new people and find out about new places, all while I trained for my first marathon.
In one of the most New York moments ever, a power couple of NYPD officers ran the New York City Marathon together and subsequently became engaged at the finish line. After 26.2 miles of cruising the streets of the Big Apple, OfficerShow More Summary
This story was originally published by BillMoyers.com. I wasn’t one of the 50,766 participants who finished the New York City Marathon last weekend. Instead, I spent the average marathon finish time of 4:39:07 to read a book—obviously a small book. In the interest of disclosure, I didn’t even start the race, but that’s another and even […]
More than 50,000 people finished the New York City Marathon on Sunday, and there were a bunch of Wall Streeters in the mix. The annual marathon, which courses through all five of New York's boroughs, is the largest in the world and dates...Show More Summary
From Karlie Kloss to Ryan Reynolds, some celebrity New York City Marathon runners just might surprise you. Here are 15 stars who've taken on the challenge.
The four-time Olympian called her historic win, the first for a U.S. woman in NYC in 40 years, a 'pinch me' moment
Sometimes it's nice to have a reminder, midway through your 26-mile race, to keep your bowels in check. A young boy won the hearts of the New York City Marathon runners (and the internet) with his bright, neon sign advising that theShow More Summary
Mary Pilon writes about Shalane Flanagan’s historic win at the New York City Marathon.
Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman to win the New York City marathon in 40 years.
Karlie Kloss and Kevin Hart sprinted their way to success! The 25-year-old model and the 38-year-old comedian were spotted running the 2017 New York City Marathon on Sunday (November 5) in New York City. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Karlie Kloss This was Karlie‘s first-ever marathon. She wrote Stella McCartney, and was photographed [...]
Something besides rain was in the air Sunday. It was hope and optimism and defiance, a three-tiered shield to soothe this city.
Simon Wheatcroft ran half of the New York City Marathon with minimal assistance: a sensor and a navigational device. When they failed, guides took over.
Shalane Flanagan dethroned Mary Keitany on Sunday and became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon since 1977, potentially ending her decorated career with her first major marathon victory, the AP reports. Keitany had won three straight New York marathons, but Flanagan pulled away from the...
See which celebs ran in the Marathon this year – TMZ How cute are Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth? – Just Jared Jr OMG! Is Taylor Swift in love? – Lainey Gossip Best SNL sketches, ranked – TooFab See how Tom Hanks helped a marriage proposal happen – The Hollywood Reporter
5:17 PM PT -- A rep for the NYC Marathon tell us Kevin Hart finished the race with a time of 4 hours and 5 minutes; Karlie finished at 4 hours and 41 minutes; Tiki finished at 4 hours and 38 minutes. With great distance comes a grea...
An emotional and exuberant Shalane Flanagan came to the finish line of the New York City Marathon and enveloped herself in an American flag, the magnitude of what she had accomplished bringing her to tears and to her knees. Flanagan became the first American woman since Miki Gorman won the second of her back-to-back NYC marathons […]