Marathon

Los Angeles judge who started Skid Row running club the focus of new documentary

5 hours ago   |   ABC

The story of a Los Angeles Superior Court judge who started a running club for people on Skid Row is playing out on the big screen in the documentary "Skid Row Marathon."
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How Eliud Kipchoge Pulled Off His Epic, Sub-2-Hour Marathon

13 hours ago   |   Wired

Sports physiologist Michael Joyner breaks down what it takes to run a marathon in less than two hours-and how it could happen again.
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12 amazing stats about runner who broke women's marathon world record

12 amazing stats about runner who broke women's marathon world record

19 hours ago   |   WESH

The song "Bohemian Rhapsody" is longer than her average mile pace!
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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei breaks women's world marathon record

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Brigid Kosgei wins the Chicago Marathon in 2:14:04, shaving off more than a minute from the previous mark.
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Tsarnaev pushes blame game in bid for life

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

So the killer wants to live? Lawyers for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have filed an exhaustive 226-page appeal in federal court in an attempt to spare him...
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Brillian Kipkoech, Katrina Gerhard set BAA Half Marathon records

Brillian Kipkoech, Katrina Gerhard set BAA Half Marathon records

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 13-SUNDAY: Elite male runner Phileon Kiplimo, of Kenya, crosses the finish line to win the men's division during the BAA Half Marathon at White Stadium...
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Police: 2 passengers disarm man with gun on blue line

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Two blue line passengers are credited with disarming a man with a gun Sunday morning. At around 5:30 a.m., police were called to the Cumberland blue line, located in...
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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei Breaks Marathon World Record

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

A record that seemed untouchable for years fell in 2:14:04 - a flawless run that whacked 81 seconds from the previous mark.
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Athletics-Kosgei shatters Radcliffe's world record, Cherono wins men's race

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Kenyan Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old women's marathon world record but former Alberto Salazar coached athletes, including Mo Farah, were never a factor in...
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Eliud Kipchoge Has Thrust Himself Into The Pantheon Of All-Time Greats - But His Sub-Two-Hour Marathon Is Tainted By Association

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Eliud Kipchoge broke one of the biggest sporting barriers in history on Saturday morning. But financial support from Ineos and Nike raises uncomfortable questions.
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