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Slow and Steady Wins the Race: 4 Keys to Your Own Victories

Brant Secunda and Mark Allen | Posted 11.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Brant Secunda and Mark Allen

A slow and steady approach may not always make front-page news. But the results often do.

Alicia Keys Shares Video Of Her In The New York City Marathon

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 11.03.2015 | Black Voices

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You Only Think You're Aware! Lung Cancer Awareness Month Impacts Everyone

Bonnie J. Addario | Posted 11.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Bonnie J. Addario

Increased awareness is vital in our fight because that is what drives the research and funding needed to eradicate this disease. Individual people can have a huge impact, and now is time to focus our efforts on transforming lung cancer into a survivable disease.

NYC Marathon Gives Runners With Disabilities New Hope

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 10.30.2015 | Sports

After countless loops around Central Park and swings through the city’s avenues, Eliza Cooper took a turn and headed north. Past Yankee St...

Meet 5 Badass Runners Who Are Racing In The NYC Marathon For Extraordinary Reasons

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 11.09.2015 | Impact

Some do it to check off a bucket list item, while others have ambitious personal records to achieve. But for five runners racing in the New York City...

The New York City Marathon and Your Divorce: Basically the Same Thing

James J. Sexton | Posted 10.30.2015 | Divorce
James J. Sexton

You'd be shocked how much your divorce and the marathon have in common. Both are long in the making. Both take a lot of preparation. And both are mostly total misery, but so absolutely fantastic when finally over.

Follow Zoe Run Her 3rd Marathon With Type 1 Diabetes

Riva Greenberg | Posted 10.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Photo credit Alexander Khalap Nov. 1 Zoe Heineman is running her third NYC marathon. You can track Zoe during the race by downloading this app. Her ...

Tips and Tricks for the 2015 NYC Marathon Part 2 - The Course

Eric Rayvid | Posted 10.29.2015 | New York
Eric Rayvid

This is the second of two posts that I've written to help you navigate the NYC Marathon, the first covers pre-race activities, this one is all about the course.

2015 NYC Marathon Start: What You Need to Know

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 10.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

The 2015 New York City Marathon is about to begin. Over 50,000 runners will line up on Nov. 1 for a red carpet running tour of New York City's five bo...

Tips and Tricks for the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon

Eric Rayvid | Posted 10.27.2015 | New York
Eric Rayvid

Are you new to the NYC Marathon? Are you new to New York City? Then this post is for you! As a seven-time race veteran and New York City local for 20 years, I have a bit of an insider's view of the 26.2 miles you've trained to run.

Born to Run, or How Not to Take Things Sitting Down

Rob Bisceglie | Posted 10.16.2015 | Impact
Rob Bisceglie

Last Sunday, 58 runners ran the Chicago Marathon as part of our Team Healthy Kids to raise money that will help schools implement critical health and wellness programming for students nationwide.

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Good 'Fortune' for Public Morals' Katrina Bowden

Jon Chattman | Posted 10.15.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Arguably best known for her role as Liz Lemon's millennial assistant Cerie on the Emmy-winning 30 Rock for seven seasons, the actress and former model currently stars as a call girl named Fortune on Ed Burns' Public Morals.

Meet the Woman Who's Going to Knit While Running the New York City Marathon

Rodale Wellness | Posted 10.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Rodale Wellness

Her joke soon became reality, as she tried taking her wool yarn ball on morning runs, finger knitting while putting one foot in front of the other, and planning out a 16-week marathon training schedule.

In Order to Become Lasting Partners in Each Other's Health, We Must Become Marathoners

Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown | Posted 05.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Schaeffer Brown

Tell people you are training for the New York City Marathon and they will be impressed. They might even download a marathon training program app for t...

Protecting the World's Biggest Marathon, How New York City Got It Right

Irwin Redlener, M.D. | Posted 01.31.2015 | New York
Irwin Redlener, M.D.

Thousands made it across the finish line, exhausted, though elated. And behind the scenes was an incredible demonstration of how a city like New York was able to deter acts of aggression and protect the runners, the spectators and the thousands of workers who helped pull off this major event without serious mishap.

Taylor Swift and 2 Million Fans Helped Me Crush the NYC Marathon

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 01.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

As the father of a teenage girl, I'm familiar with the music of Taylor Swift. I never thought her music would help me qualify for Boston, but it did.

How to Run the NYC Marathon Like a Pro

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 12.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

Every runner who navigates the cold and windy marathon course through the five boroughs of New York City this Sunday has a chance to do something inspirational. With the right training, the right attitude, and a dose of inspiration, you too can run the race of a lifetime.

The Moxie of Rosie Ruiz, New York Marathon Runner

Sam Roberts | Posted 12.31.2014 | New York
Sam Roberts

Nearly a million runners have competed in the Marathon since 1970 when only 127 looped around Central Park (55 of them finished) in the first of the 43 races, so I was momentarily stumped while searching for a single object that epitomized this egalitarian spectacle that galvanizes New York.

How the NYC Marathon Can Feed Millions of Children

William Lambers | Posted 12.31.2014 | Impact
William Lambers

There are 50,000 runners and 2 million spectators in this Sunday's New York City Marathon. If around half of those have a smartphone and use the Char...

For A First-Time Marathoner, There's Strength In Numbers

Nadine Cheung | Posted 12.22.2014 | Sports
Nadine Cheung

Running used to appear on my to-do list somewhere after "read the dictionary" and before "get a lobotomy." Now I'm training for my first marathon -- the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon. Previously, my longest run of all time was somewhere around 3 miles.

50 Essential Last-Minute Marathon Tips

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 12.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

Congratulations on making it to the starting line after months of marathon training. Here are some practical tips to help you stay safe and run your very best race. Good luck and godspeed!

Do You Have What It Takes to Run a Marathon?

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 12.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

My son asked me if I'd had a bad run. "No, Bud. There's no such thing as a bad run. Some are just tougher than others. Those are the ones that make us stronger."

Paying It Forward, While Running the 2013 NYC Marathon

Christa Zambardino | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Christa Zambardino

I recruited 29 AOL'ers from across four offices within the U.S. and our training began. Some of these runners knew Rory, knew of Rory or didn't know him at all -- yet they were all committed to putting a lot of their personal life on hold to run this race for a great cause.

The Startup Marathon

Jeff Wald | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business
Jeff Wald

Most companies fail. Whether you win or lose you will put in 18 hour days, seven days a week, for the first year or two. But you will build a support network of experts and advisors who have run this way before. They will help you stay in the race.

Oldest Female In NYC Marathon Dies Just A Day After Race

Posted 11.06.2013 | Fifty

An 86-year-old California woman -- the oldest female to complete Sunday’s New York City Marathon -- reportedly died only a day after finishing the 2...