CLEVELAND (AP) — A 22-year-old woman running in the Cleveland Marathon has collapsed and died.
University Hospitals spokesman George Stamatis says Taylor Ceepo collapsed at Sunday's race and...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Two past winners of the annual Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati have won the event again.
Twenty-four-year-old Jack Randall, of Cincinnati, won the men's division in a...
LONDON (AP) — A British nurse who ran the London Marathon in her uniform says she has been denied a Guinness World Records listing because she wasn't wearing a skirt.
PRAGUE (AP) — Almahjoub Dazza of Bahrain won the Prague international marathon on Sunday while Lonah Chemtai Salpeter of Israel was the fastest woman in the race, clocking a record...
LONDON (AP) — Mo Farah has declined selection for the marathon at the world championships in Doha, potentially setting up a return to the track.
Big Ben runner has bad time at end of London Marathon
LONDON (AP) — One runner in the 39th London Marathon had a bad time at the end.
Lukas Bates, 30, of the Paddock Wood Athletic Club in Kent, was attempting to break the world record for a...
Kipchoge wins London Marathon for record 4th time
LONDON (AP) — Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya ran the second-fastest time ever to win the London Marathon for a record fourth time Sunday, and compatriot Brigid Kosgei swept to victory by almost two...
ROME (AP) — Organizers of the Trieste half marathon have backtracked and revoked their ban on African runners following an outcry of racism accusations.
ROME (AP) — The Italian athletics federation opened an investigation on Saturday after Trieste Half Marathon organizers restricted the participation of African athletes in the May 5...
LONDON (AP) — Half marathon world record holder Abraham Kiptum was provisionally suspended for doping on Friday, two days before he was due to run the London Marathon.
Farah’s robbery claims disputed by Gebrselassie
LONDON (AP) — Mo Farah was preparing to leave the news conference when he decided to get something off his chest.
"I am disappointed with Haile," Farah said Wednesday.
Democratic presidential contenders are facing a new debate over whether criminals in prison, even notorious ones like the Boston Marathon bomber, should be able to win back their right to...
A Marine veteran said all he was thinking about as he crawled to the finish of the Boston Marathon was the men who died after an attack on their convoy in Afghanistan nine years ago.
BOSTON (AP) — Sometimes a race is both a marathon and a sprint.
Lawrence Cherono paced himself for 26 miles from Hopkinton to Boston, making the turn from Hereford Street for the last 600...
NASCAR driver Johnson runs Boston Marathon in 3:09:07
BOSTON (AP) — Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson didn't have many problems on the Boston Marathon course Monday, finishing in 3 hours, 9 minutes, 7 seconds.
BOSTON (AP) — Two-time Boston Marathon champion Lelisa Desisa turned onto Boylston Street with a sliver of a lead, leaning in front of two other runners with the finish line in...
BOSTON (AP) — Worknesh Degefa had never set foot on the Boston Marathon course before she toed the start line in Hopkinton, Massachusetts on Monday morning.
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BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the Boston Marathon (all times local):
Boston Marathon organizers and city officials have held a moment of silence in tribute to those who were...
7-time NASCAR champ Johnson to run Boston Marathon
BOSTON (AP) — Just because he won't be surrounded by 3,300-pound cars traveling at more than 200 mph doesn't mean Jimmie Johnson will be able to relax when he runs the Boston Marathon on...
BOSTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is reminding customers in communities along the Boston Marathon route that dozens of collection boxes are being temporarily shut down for the race.
PARIS (AP) — Ethiopia secured a men's and women's double at the Paris Marathon on Sunday, with Abrha Milaw and Gelete Burka winning in chilly and damp conditions.
BOSTON (AP) — As if the No. 1 on her Boston Marathon bib weren't enough for them to think about, the women trying to stop Des Linden from repeating as champion can now expect to line up in...
Cancer survivor set to run 10K race in Salt Lake City
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Draper man recovering from skin cancer detected by his hair stylist last year during a routine haircut is feeling good and plans to run in the Salt Lake City Marathon on...
BOSTON (AP) — Boston's main Catholic church is reopening for Holy Week following extensive renovations.
Cardinal Sean O'Malley will preside over the first mass at the newly renovated...
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Marathon race director never thought he would see a repeat of the rainy, windy and generally miserable conditions from last year's race so soon, but it looks as if it's...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the weather forecast for Monday's Boston Marathon (all times local):
Boston Marathon organizers say they're now expecting significantly warmer...
BOSTON (AP) — It was the death heard 'round the running world.
In July 1984, acclaimed author and running guru Jim Fixx died of a heart attack while trotting along a country road in Vermont....
Marathon Director has heart health warning
HOLLISTON, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts police department is warning people about a scam that asks people for donations using the name and logo of a charity named for the youngest victim of the...
BOSTON (AP) — When Marko Cheseto lines up in Hopkinton for the start of the Boston Marathon next week, he will already be looking past the finish line, 26.2 miles away.
HOPKINTON, Mass. (AP) — Boston Marathon organizers are adding a new twist this year — they're painting a bright blue line from the start to the first mile.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Meb Keflezighi hasn't slowed down a bit since retiring from competitive running.
Among his latest ventures is being part-owner of the Carlsbad 5000, so he'll be in his...
BOSTON (AP) — Law enforcement officials say there are no known threats to this month's Boston Marathon but have warned against complacency six years after two bombs near the finish line killed...
CHELSEA, Mass. (AP) — Permanent memorials to the victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings are taking shape in a foundry outside Boston.
But the long-awaited monuments of bronze, granite...
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — John Korir thought he was going to join his brother as a winner of the Los Angeles Marathon. But the Kenyan saw his chances of victory on Sunday pass him by within view...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Taylor Ward wants to use the Los Angeles Marathon as a springboard to the Olympic marathon trials next year.
Ward is the top-ranked American woman in the field for...
Global feet: Running 62 marathons for water awareness
NEW YORK (AP) — Try running 100 marathons in 100 days over seven continents.
Ultra-marathoner and water activist Mina Guli came close — all in an effort to raise...
Blind runner and trusted guide accomplish half marathon
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Angie Moran ran a personal best by more than six minutes in the half marathon portion of the 22nd Myrtle Beach Marathon.
Belay Tilahun, Joyciline Jepkosgei win NYC Half
NEW YORK (AP) — Belay Tilahun of Ethiopia and Joyciline Jepkosgei of Kenya won their New York City racing debuts in the NYC Half on Sunday.
Benoit Samuelson to run Boston Marathon again at 61
BOSTON (AP) — Joan Benoit Samuelson plans to run the Boston Marathon again at age 61.
The Boston Athletic Association says the two-time champion and Olympic gold medalist will be in the...
Namibian Johannes wins Nagoya Women’s Marathon
NAGOYA, Japan (AP) — Helalia Johannes of Namibia won the Nagoya Women's Marathon on Sunday, upsetting Kenyans Visiline Jepkesho and Valary Jemeli.
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — On November 5, 2007, Shannon Aldridge lost his daughter, Sahara Jayde "Hoops" Aldridge, to a brain tumor. She was 13. It was a Monday.
J.B. Holmes rallies to win a marathon finish at Riviera
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A marathon finish was only part of the challenge facing J.B. Holmes. He also had to contend with a four-shot deficit against Justin Thomas on greens that were increasingly bumpy with so many footprints over nine hours, and wind that made Riviera tougher than ever.
With one good break, two big putts and plenty of help from Thomas on the back nine, Holmes won the Genesis Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour title in nearly three years that earned him a trip back to the Masters.
The Latest: Johnson hopes to run Boston Marathon in 3 hours
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on NASCAR media day for the Daytona 500 (all times local):
Jimmie Johnson has a lofty goal for the Boston Marathon: completing the grueling, 26.2-mile course in less than three hours.
The seven-time Cup Series champion plans to run the April 15 marathon two days after a 400-mile NASCAR race at Richmond Raceway. And he doesn't expect it to be just a Monday stroll.
Boston Marathon survivor struck by car won’t run this year
BOSTON (AP) — First, she lost a leg in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Then, last month, she got hit by a car. Yet Adrianne Haslet hasn't lost her nerve — or her resolve.
The professional dancer told "CBS This Morning" on Friday she won't be able to run this year's race because she has too little mobility in her injured left arm. But she'll be back.
Kenyan Ezekiel Kipsang wins marathon debut in Miami
MIAMI (AP) — Ezekiel Kipsang is one for one in marathons.
The 22-year-old Kenyan, who lives in Ottawa, Ontario, won the Miami Marathon, running the distance for the first time Sunday. He finished in 2 hours, 16 minutes, 34 seconds to beat runner-up Jacob Chemtai of Kenya by nearly 2 1/2 minutes.
Kate Landau of Tacoma, Washington, overcame leg cramps and nausea to win the women's race with a time of 2:37:45. Mary Akor of Hawthorne, California, was a distant second in 2:45:55.
Racing result secondary to Zanardi’s journey to Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Alex Zanardi's Rolex 24 at Daytona was problem-plagued, perhaps even forgettable.
That was just fine for one of the most beloved figures in motorsports, who found the racing to be secondary to the adulation and affection he received in his return to North America.
Chepngetich wins Dubai Marathon in 3rd fastest women’s time
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ruth Chepngetich of Kenya ran the third fastest time for a woman in winning the Dubai Marathon on Friday.
Chepngetich crossed the line in 2 hours, 17 minutes, 8 seconds, beating the course record by more than two minutes.
Only Paula Radcliffe and Mary Keitany have run a women's marathon quicker.