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2,500-year-old Greek cup presented to first marathon victor returned to Greece

23 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A millennia-old Greek artifact is finally back home. An ancient Greek cup, believed to be approximately 2,500 years old, that was awarded to the winner of 1896′s first modern...
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Phoenix runners celebrate anniversary at Las Vegas Marathon

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

Cicely and David Sapp were married in 2016 during the Las Vegas Rock 'n' Roll Marathon and return every year to celebrate their anniversary by running in the half marathon.
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Las Vegas Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon will affect traffic, Knights game

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

The 11th annual Rock ‘n' Roll Las Vegas Marathon and half marathon will see road closures in the heart of the Resort Corridor, downtown and Interstate 15 ramps.
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Las Vegas tourism officials OK spring marathon on the Strip

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LAS VEGAS - Tourism officials have approved a second Las Vegas marathon to be run beneath the glittering marquees of the Strip.
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Marathon champ Clara Simal keeps training while seven months pregnant

Marathon champ Clara Simal keeps training while seven months pregnant

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Champion marathon runner Clara Simal has refused to stop chasing her dream despite being seven months pregnant. The 32-year-old architect from Madrid has continued to run, lift...
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Nike's controversial Vaporfly shoes are helping runners set new records, but some think it's 'technology doping.' Here's how they work

Nike's controversial Vaporfly shoes are helping runners set new records, but some think it's 'technology doping.' Here's how they work

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

The winner of this year's New York marathon, Geoffrey Kamworor, and the world marathon record holder, Eliud Kipchoge, both wear Nike Vaporfly shoes . Research suggests...
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Las Vegas marathoner overcomes heart issues, 2 minutes of death

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

Randy Lazer, preparing to run the Las Vegas Marathon for the 18th consecutive year, suffered a heart attack in 2002 and was dead for two minutes before doctors revived him.
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Second Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon OK'd for Las Vegas Strip in 2021

2 days ago   |   Review Journal

Beginning in 2021, organizers of the Las Vegas Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon will add a spring race on a Saturday night in April and expected to draw more than 15,000 participants.
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Cosmopolitan ice rink will host Rock ‘N' Roll marathon after-party

3 days ago   |   Review Journal

The Ice Rink at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas will host the official after-party of the Rock ‘N' Roll Marathon, the casino announced on Monday.
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Monterey Bay Half Marathon winners cross the finish line

Monterey Bay Half Marathon winners cross the finish line

4 days ago   |   KSBW

The winner is Vicoty Chepngeno from Grand Prarie, Texas. She finished the race in 1:08:03, which beat the course record for women of 1:09:43.
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