New York City Marathon finisher’s medals allegedly stolen and sold on eBay

November 6th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

New York City Marathon officials are investigating the possible theft of 17 finisher’s medals after an eBay listing appeared online on Thursday, according to DNAinfo. The New York Road Runners (NYRR), a running organization that […]


New York City Marathon still world’s largest with 49,617 finishers

November 6th, 2015 by Dan Way | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A total of 49,617 people crossed the finish line of last Sunday’s TCS New York City Marathon, once again making it the largest event of its kind in the world. 50,235 people started the […]


Tom McGrath; the trials and tribulations of a Canadian sub-elite marathoner

November 5th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Elite Q+A | No Comments »

The juggle of balancing 100-mile weeks with 50-hour work weeks to break out of mediocrity Tom McGrath, a native of Edmonton, Alt., was the top Canadian finisher at the TCS New York City Marathon […]


Celebrity videos from NYC Marathon go viral following Sunday’s race

November 4th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

Want an inside look at how two of the biggest names fared at Sunday’s New York City Marathon? Alicia Keys, an American songwriter and Grammy Award winner, and Casey Neistat, a YouTube celeb with 1.5 million […]


Missing Italian runner found two days after completing Sunday’s NYC Marathon

November 3rd, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

An Italian Runner who was reported missing after completing Sunday’s New York City Marathon was found in good condition by an off-duty New York Police Department officer on Tuesday, CBS News reports. Gianclaudio Marengo, 30, […]


Dave Obelkevich successfully completes his 40th New York City Marathon

November 3rd, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

While many people were racing their first New York City Marathon on Sunday, American Dave Obelkevich successfully completed his 40th running of the race. The 72-year-old retired music teacher extended his streak completing the New York City […]


Tom McGrath and Liza Howard top Canadians at NYC Marathon, Paula Keating races two weeks after Toronto Marathon

November 2nd, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In the midst of more than 50,000 competitors at Sunday’s New York City Marathon were a trio of fast Canadians about to show spectators three knockout performances. Tom McGrath, a Running Room-sponsored athlete, was the top Canadian male […]


Here’s how the celebrities fared at Sunday’s New York City Marathon

November 2nd, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

More than 50,000 participants lined up at the New York City Marathon on Sunday including a number of high-profiled celebrities. How did you fare against some of the race’s most popular competitors? Casey Neistat […]


The women’s race: Six runners to watch at the New York City Marathon

October 30th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

On tap this Sunday is the TCS New York City Marathon with defending champion Mary Keitany aiming to repeat as the women’s champion. Here’s what you need to know ahead of Sunday’s elite women’s race. […]


Ten fun facts about the New York City Marathon

October 28th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Did you know that this Sunday’s New York City Marathon has the world’s most expensive entry fee for a major marathon at USD$347? More than 50,000 athletes will toe the start line on Nov. […]


A 90-foot-tall selfie stick takes photos to new heights at NYC Marathon

October 27th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

This Sunday’s TCS New York City Marathon has banned the use of selfie sticks with one exception: an eight-story-tall monstrosity that will be unveiled by ASICS this Thursday at Gansevoort Plaza in Manhattan.  According […]


Meb Keflezighi to return for 10th NYC Marathon

September 14th, 2015 by Canadian Running | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Meb Keflezighi will return to the New York City Marathon, the course where he ran his first marathon in 2002 in his hunt to become to oldest U.S. Olympic track athlete. “As an athlete, […]