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Nyc Marathon 2012

The Run That Got Away

Michael Levin | Posted 01.15.2013 | Sports
Michael Levin

I hold out the forlorn hope that the 2012 Marathon will be rescheduled and I'll get to have my day in the sun (or rain or sleet or snow or whatever). In the meantime, I'm recovering slowly from a marathon that I didn't get to run.

What Were the Arguments Against Canceling the 2012 NY Marathon?

Quora | Posted 01.09.2013 | New York

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Martin Bodek, Marathoner This was my argument: My inbox, cell phone, and land line have absolutely ...

Bloomberg's Bright Idea: The NYC Marathon vs. the Politics of Legacy

Kanene Holder | Posted 01.05.2013 | New York
Kanene Holder

Every year the marathon is a celebration of the human spirit. Unlike other controversies he's been able to spin into praise, perhaps Bloomberg realized this time that he would have to rename the NYC Marathon the NYC Triathlon.

A Sandy Marathon

Jon Ossoff | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Jon Ossoff

Do we really need a runner's marathon when people in Staten Island are still trapped in their homes, unable to cook or wash themselves, or even find a gas station to fill up their car so they can get out of the Infereno in which they find themselves?

Help Make This the Best NYC Marathon Ever!

Gene Gurkoff | Posted 11.02.2012 | Impact
Gene Gurkoff

Unfortunately, one of the things that makes this year's marathon special is Hurricane Sandy. We in NYC are reeling from the storm. But the marathon has always been a statement about determination, commitment, overcoming adversity and the sheer joy of living.