Posts Tagged Track and field

NYC Marathon’s security procedures to remain same

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Marathon’s security procedures will remain similar to last year’s measures.

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NBA’s Adam Silver, ex-stars in NYC Marathon relay

In this Oct. 6, 2014, file photo, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver answers questions at a news conference after a deal was announced between the league and TV networks in New York. New television contracts are going to inject a huge cash infusion into the league, and owners, executives, players and agents are all on pins and needles trying to anticipate what fiscal life will look like in the new NBA. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will run the first three miles of the New York City Marathon on Sunday as part of a 24-person relay of basketball luminaries.

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Kiptoo wins Frankfurt Marathon in Kenyan sweep

Mark Kiptoo a from Kenya celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the men's event of  the Frankfurt marathon in Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday Oct. 26, 2014.   (AP Photo/dpa, Roland Holschneider)

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Mark Kiptoo led a Kenyan sweep of the top three places at the 33rd Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday.

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Horrific accident can’t stop ex-Dover AFB sergeant

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Nick Dadgostar lined up on the track.

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Religion keeps runner from competing for state

HESSTON, Kan. (AP) — One of the top high school cross country runners in Class 3A in Kansas won’t be competing in this weekend’s regional qualifying races because of her religious beliefs.

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