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American Meb Keflezighi Wins NYC Marathon!

Mebrahtom “Meb” Keflezighi becomes the first American winner of the ING New York City Marathon since 1982. Click here for photos. There was a lot of talk about a possible American winner of the 2009 ING New York City Marathon on Sunday. Most of that talk centered on Ryan Hall, but it was 2004 Olympic […]

Behind The Scenes At The NYC Marathon Expo

Competitor.com was on site at the ING New York City Marathon Expo. Check out all the happenings and excitement as the participants prepare for the big race!

2009 ING New York City Marathon Elite Race Handicapping

Can an American man win for the first time this century? Will Paula three-peat? Written by: Sean McKeon The 2009 ING New York City Marathon is not only the final Marathon Major of the year, but it is also the 2009 US men’s marathon championship. The combination of competitions has made for an extremely deep […]

New York’s Finest

As the fastest-ever American men gather to run on Sunday, the rest of the field gets ready to fight. Written by: Sarah Wassner Flynn For more than a quarter of a century, the New York City Marathon has been dominated by foreign runners. In fact, an American hasn’t won the men’s race since Alberto Salazar […]

Radcliffe Is Ready To Win

Defending, three-time champion returns to NYC aiming for another victory. Written by: Sarah Wassner Flynn Clad in jeans and a slim black t-shirt proclaiming “Run NYC”, a fit and focused Paula Radcliffe oozed excitement for her return to the Big Apple, where she hopes to once again don the laurel wreath crown following her finish […]

Ed Norton’s Cause

Actor aims to raise awareness, funds for Maasai tribes through NYC Marathon Written by: Sarah Wassner Flynn Ed Norton may have muscled up to a lean, mean grudge-matching machine for his role in the 1999 film Fight Club, but the actor says that training had nothing on what he’s done to get ready for a […]

ING New York City Marathon Press Conference Photos And Quotes

With the ING New York City Marathon just days away, six of the top Americans gathered in Central Park’s Tavern on the Green to discuss the race, which doubles as the USA Men’s Marathon Championship. Competitor’s Sarah Wassner Flynn was there to collect some of their quotes and some photos. [imagebrowser id=52] Quotes: Jorge Torres, […]

Lel Adds To List Of Elites Dropping Out Of New York

Two-time champion misses second consecutive NYC Marathon. Former New York City Marathon champion Martin Lel has been forced to withdraw from the race. Lel cites are a recent injury as his reason for missing the race for the second year in a row. Lel is just another casualty of the elite field, as the race […]

Meet Jason Lehmkuhle

Gone are the days when a 2:12 American marathoner could not “fly under the radar.” Jason Lehmkuhle has been around for a while. He is 32 years old and has been running professionally for a decade. He has achieved many worthy accomplishments in that decade, yet most fans of American running do not know much […]

Yoga Workshop Offered For All New York City Marathoners

Competitor.com’s yoga expert, Sage Rountree, will lead the class. If you happen to be in town for the marathon or just live in New York City and want to learn some yoga for runners, you are in the right place. Competitor.com’s very own yoga guru Sage Rountree is offering a workshop Saturday, October 31st from […]