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Back On The Bus: Learning From My Mistakes

Here’s a bunch of terms you likely don’t know unless you get into distance running: illiotibial band, plantar fasciitis, piriformis sciatica, deep rotators, black toe, patella tendonitis. There are plenty more, but these are some that drift first into my mind, each with a sense memory for me to wince at. Unless you study or […]

Back On The Bus: Training For the NYC Marathon, Terrence Mahon Style

Former 2:38 marathoner, and Inside Triathlon editor-in-chief, TJ Murphy will document his road up to the 2009 ING New York City Marathon with weekly updates here on Competitor.com. TJ will be guided along the way by Terrence Mahon, coach to such distance stars as Olympians Ryan Hall and Deena Kastor. Terrence has joined up with […]

Spots Available To Run ING New York City Marathon With Team Reeve

Source:  Running USA Industry E-News The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation today announced that it has a limited number of spots available for the 2009 ING New York City Marathon. Recently, Matthew Reeve, son of Christopher Reeve and member of the Board of Directors of the Reeve Foundation, announced he will run the 2009 ING […]

NBC To Offer Extended Coverage of 2009 NYC Marathon

Media giant will broadcast five hours of live coverage on race day. The national coverage of the New York Road Runners’ marquee event, the ING New York City Marathon, will be doubled to five hours of live race-day television through a new partnership with NBC.  NYC is taking the lead on the national marathoning front with what looks […]

NYC Marathon Will Host Record Numbers In 2009

The 40th running received more than 100,000 applicants for 40,000 spots. Recession…what recession?  The 2009 edition of the ING New York City Marathon had fees ranging from $138 for New York Road Runners members to $231 for international runners.  It just goes to show, people will pay price to support an addiction. For More: Largest field of […]

Christopher Reeve’s Son Running NYC Marathon

Matthew Reeve will run NYC Marathon in support of his father’s charitable foundation. The son of former Superman actor, Christopher Reeve, will run the 2009 ING New York City Marathon. Matthew Reeve will be raising money for his father’s organization, the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, to benefit people with spinal cord injuries.  This will […]