Price, a native of Fort Collins, Colorado, was the pace-runner for the "3:05" group--runners attempting to complete the 26.2 mile course in less than three hours, five minutes. There were other pace runners like Price, separated by five-minute intervals, but Price's job carried a little added significance.
After a traumatic spinal cord injury like the one William “Zev” Rosenberg suffered, most people would consider just walking again to be a major feat, let alone running in this Sunday’s Philadelphia Marathon. Rosenberg of Edison, N.J., however, was determined to regain his racing legs.
Alyssa Holland, a brain tumor survivor, makes her comeback at the Philadelphia Marathon.
Deena Kastor set the World Record in the Women’s Masters division for the half-marathon with a finishing time of 1:09:39. Kastor, who currently resides in California, holds numerous half-marathon records—including a 1:07:53 finish in Philadelphia in 2005. But it was clear this one meant something special...
Saturday morning, Black Girls Run! is presenting the Preserve The SexyTour, a one-day workshop designed for female runners of all levels to expand their knowledge of the activity.
Today is National Running Day, and individuals and organizations across the country plan to celebrate their favorite pastime by taking to the roads… or paths, or even treadmills.
Robyn Mendenhall Gardner created a fitness challenge for herself and a few friends. Now almost a million Facebook users are signed up.
This time two years ago, Dr. Tom Leonard should have been prepping for his 10th Broad Street Run. That was his plan, anyway.
The story of Kim Celano and Debbie Katz—two individuals inspired and motivated by one another.
Some people ring in the New Year with food, beverage and a party. Revelers at McFadden's at the Ballpark will be no different this year--they'll just add a 5K into the mix.
At the Julian Krinsky School of Tennis at the Gulph Mills Tennis Club, instructors are now enjoying teaching the sport to young children on a smaller, modified court that allows the youngsters to have some success while learning the game.
The outing will start at 7 a.m. Saturday morning at Wolf and South Lambert Streets in South Philadelphia—the intersection nearest Rocky’s house in the movie.
With so many local options to choose from, how do you figure out which studio or class might be the best fit for you?
The motivation to prepare for and run a half-marathon is not to be overlooked or taken for granted. But at an event like today’s, the individual sacrifices can get lost in the crowd—literally.