Marathons

Stefaan Engels: Marathon Man (Video)

February 6, 2011
Stefaan Engels: Marathon Man (Video)

Meet Stefaan Engels, also known as Marathon Man, he is the amazing runner and former Asthma sufferer who for the last year runs a marathon each day. Keep reading this story to know more about this remarkable man’s biography plus photos of him can be seen in the links in our story and a...
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Kathleen Boyle Wrigley: Blind Runner, Philadelphia Marathon (Photos,Video)

November 20, 2010

Meet Kathleen Boyle Wrigley she is a fantastic woman, amazing athlete competing at the Philadelphia Marathon. She is the only blind runner at the marathon. Find out more about this fantastic runner, wife,sister, mother and role model from her biography, take a look at the photos, video after the jump. Kathleen Boyle Wrigley is...
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Sarah Reinertsen: ESPN’s The Body (Photos)

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October 7, 2009
Sarah Reinertsen: ESPN’s The Body (Photos)

If you’ve yet to hear about Sarah Reinertsen, ESPN’s “The Body” issue will inform you in more ways than one about the triathlon competitor. For the publication’s special edition the courageous amputee bared it all for a photo that is featured in the magazine. Get the rest of the scoop here. Here’s a little...
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Salina Kosgei: Boston Marathon Winner (Photos, Video)

April 20, 2009
Salina Kosgei:  Boston Marathon Winner (Photos, Video)

Meet Salina Kosgei, the winner of the 2009 Boston Marathon women’s race. See her photos, biography and Boston Marathon video here as we celebrate her fine achievement in women’s sports. Salina Kosgei Her wining time of 2:32.16 hours was only one second ahead of Dire Tune from Ethiopia, marking the finish one of the...
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Rosie Ruiz is Boston Marathon Cheater

February 11, 2009
Rosie Ruiz is Boston Marathon Cheater

This is Rosie Ruiz. She is the runner who cheated to win the Boston Marathon in 1980. Read more about the Rosie Ruiz scandal below, see photos, and watch a video. Rosie Ruiz The Rosie Ruiz scandal is one of the Top 10 Sports Scandals of all time. Back in 1980, Rosie Ruiz, a...
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Ryan Reynolds NY Marathon

November 3, 2008

To help raise money for Parkinson’s, actor Ryan Reynolds ran in this past weekend’s New York Marathon. Read the rest of the story and see photos and video of Ryan Reynolds below. Ryan Reynolds ran in Sunday’s New York Marathon to support Team Fox. After crossing the finish line in 3 hours and 50...
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Constantina Tomescu-Dita Is Olympic Gold Marathon Winner (Photos)

August 16, 2008

Meet Constantina Tomescu-Dita, a Romanian marathon runner. See photos, video and read a biography of Constantina below. Constantina Tomescu-Dita took the lead at about the halfway mark of the Women’s Marathon in Beijing Sunday, taking home the gold and finishing the race in 2 hours, 26 minutes and 44 seconds. Kenya’s Catherine Ndereba took...
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Dire Tune: Boston Marathon Winner

April 21, 2008

Meet Dire Tune, an Ethiopian long distance runner and winner of the Women’s 2008 Boston Marathon. See photos and a biography of Dire below. Dire Tune won the women’s Boston Marathon this morning, in a dramatic finish where she beat out Russia’s Alevtina Biktimirova by 2 seconds and won herself the biggest money prize...
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