More than 8,400 runners finish 46th edition of world’s first women’s-only road race

June 10th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The original women’s-only road race first began in 1972 and over the years has grown to 8,400 finishers from 78 original entrants


STREAM: How to watch the NYC Half on Sunday

March 18th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Follow along as three of Canada’s top distance runners race the United Airlines NYC Half on Sunday morning in Manhattan.


Almost 100,000 apply for the New York City Marathon lottery

March 3rd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A 20 per cent increase in applicants to the non-guaranteed lottery for the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon.


Canadian trio to race famed United Airlines NYC Half

February 28th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Canadians Eric Gillis, Lanni Marchant and Rachel Cliff announced as part of the international field for the United Airlines NYC Half.


Charles Philibert-Thiboutot becomes first Quebec athlete to break historic mark

February 12th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Charles Philibert-Thiboutot is the only Quebec athlete to have broken the 4:00 barrier in the indoor mile following his Millrose Games performance.


Mohammed Ahmed breaks Canadian indoor two-mile record in NYC

February 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Mohammed Ahmed takes down the Canadian indoor two-mile record at the NYRR Millrose Games in New York City on Saturday.


Airbnb Brooklyn Half sells out in a staggering 26 minutes

January 27th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The New York Road Runners’ Airbnb Brooklyn Half, the largest half-marathon in the United States, sold out in record time on Thursday.


New York City Marathon organizers take another step in battle against doping

October 21st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

New York Road Runners, organizers of the New York City Marathon, announced on Monday that it will be incorporating stricter doping policies.


Chuck PT to run historic Wanamaker Mile as part of Millrose Games

February 2nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Charles Philibert-Thiboutot was added to the NYRR Wanamaker Mile, one of the world’s most famous indoor races, as part of the Millrose Games.


Mary Wittenberg to head Virgin Sport

May 14th, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Mary Wittenberg announced she will be leaving the New York Road Runners in the next week to head Richard Branson’s new Virgin Sport, the most recent addition to the billionaire’s Virgin Group. So far, details […]


Mary Wittenberg leaves NYRR

May 12th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Mary Wittenberg, longtime president of the New York Road Runners and race director for the New York Marathon, has announced that she is resigning in order to take on a new role as the global […]


George Spitz, who pushed for five-borough NYC Marathon, dies at 92

March 31st, 2015 by Scott Leitch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

George Spitz, who was the man with the original idea to transform the New York City Marathon from its original four laps around Central Park to a race through each of the city’s five […]