His success did not come quickly. His first major international competition was the marathon at the 1962 European Athletics Championships in Belgrade, then the capital…View More Ron Hill, Marathoner Who Set Record in Boston, Dies at 82
By Ben Shpigel “When you don’t know where to begin, start with what you know.” That was how Danny Woodward began the Facebook post that…View More Why Aren’t Races Requiring Vaccination?
Early last year, as international lockdowns upended daily life, they took with them, one by one, many of the major cultural and sporting events that…View More Everything Was Canceled in 2020. What About 2021?
Organizers of the Boston Marathon had no idea what to expect when they opened registration for the 2021 race. The organizers, who canceled the 2020…View More The 2021 Boston Marathon Field is Fast
Dick Hoyt, who became a familiar sight pushing his son Rick in a wheelchair at road races around the country, especially the Boston Marathon, died…View More Dick Hoyt, Who Ran Marathons While Pushing His Son, Dies at 80
In New York, which typically plans for a field of 55,000 runners who start on Staten Island and run through all five boroughs of the…View More Major Marathons May Return This Fall