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Blind man and his dog make history at NYC Half Marathon

Blind man and his dog make history at NYC Half Marathon

10 hours ago   |   New York Post

Thomas Panek made history Sunday - and he did it with Gus, a 7-year-old yellow Lab prone to whole-body tail wagging. Panek and his four-legged buddy are officially the first...
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Fiance of slain DC jogger plans to run Boston Marathon in her honor

1 day ago   |   ABC

Wendy Martinez, 35, was stabbed to death while jogging in D.C. in Sept. 2018.
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Blind Runner Makes History By Finishing NYC Half Marathon With Help Of Guide Dogs

Blind Runner Makes History By Finishing NYC Half Marathon With Help Of Guide Dogs

1 day ago   |   CBS

Panek made history Sunday at the United Airlines New York City Half Marathon by becoming the first blind runner to complete the race led by guide dogs, instead of human guides.
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A man became the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon with the help of 3 guide dogs who had little running shoes on their paws

A man became the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon with the help of 3 guide dogs who had little running shoes on their paws

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Thomas Panek, a 42-year-old man, becomes the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon. He was helped by his three guide dogs Westley, Waffle, and Gus. The...
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'It's really a team': Blind runner, guide dog trio make history running half marathon

'It's really a team': Blind runner, guide dog trio make history running half marathon

1 day ago   |   WYFF   |   2 articles

"It never made sense to me to walk out the door and leave my guide dog behind when I love to run and they love to run," Thomas Panek says.
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Thousands meet in Cary for Tobacco Road Marathon

Thousands meet in Cary for Tobacco Road Marathon

2 days ago   |   WRAL

Thousands of runners met in Cary on Sunday for North Carolina's biggest marathon.
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3 great TV shows to watch on Netflix this week

3 great TV shows to watch on Netflix this week

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Every week, INSIDER puts together a list of great shows on Netflix you should watch. This week, we recommend two reality TV shows and the documentary series "The Disappearance...
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This Blind Runner Will Be the First to Race the NYC Half Marathon Guided Only By Dogs

4 days ago   |   Time

Thomas Panek, 48, has been a runner for quite some time - he's run 20 races throughout his life. Ever since he lost his sight in his early 20's, he was hesitant to continue...
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Amber Sabathia gets running start on CC's final MLB season

Amber Sabathia gets running start on CC's final MLB season

5 days ago   |   New York Post

Amber Sabathia, the wife of Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia, will participate in Sunday's United Airlines NYC Half marathon.
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Modi tags about 100 people in marathon Twitter mention spree to drum up voter participation

Modi tags about 100 people in marathon Twitter mention spree to drum up voter participation

5 days ago   |   RT

Prime Minister Narendra Modi discovered the Twitter tag button and went all out on Tuesday, tagging a wide range of cultural and political figures in order to encourage voter...
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AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

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