The Early Lead: Running


Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Marine Corps Marathon, Army Ten-Miler to go on as scheduled

The end of the government shutdown removes any doubt about the road races.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:37 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Army Ten-Miler, Marine Corps Marathon, Running

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Marine Corps Marathon threatened by shutdown

Organizers say on Facebook they’ll decide the fate of the Oct. 27 race by Saturday.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:09 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marine Corps Marathon, Running

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Shutdown won't stop Marine Corps Marathon, Army Ten-Miler

The road races, two of the country's largest, will go on as scheduled.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:59 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Army Ten-Miler, Marine Corps Marathon, Running

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 06/24/2013

Boston Marathon winner returns medal to city

Ethiopian runner says "sport should never be used as a battleground."

By Cindy Boren  |  10:43 AM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Marathon, Lelisa Desisa, Running

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Boston Marathon invites stopped runners back for 2014 race

Over 5,500 runners who were unable to complete last month's race because of the bombings will get another chance next year.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:12 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Marathon, Running

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 04/23/2013

Boston Marathon bombings: The moment everything changed

Images from a day that no one will forget, told from the instant the first bomb exploded.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:28 PM ET, 04/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Marathon, Boston Marathon bombings, Running

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 04/15/2013

Boston Marathon 2013: Lelisa Desisa Benti, Rita Jeptoo are the winners

Unlike last year, conditions are ideal, with temperatures near 50 at the finish.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:31 PM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Marathon, Running

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 04/15/2013

Boston Marathon 2013: Viewer's guide, race times and course

The road race gets a break from the weather gods this year, with temperatures only in the mid-50s.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:35 AM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Marathon, Running