A powerful earthquake devastated Nepal on Saturday, killing more than 1,500, collapsing modern houses and ancient temples and triggering a landslide on Mount Everest.
Kenyan Dennis Kimetto is the fastest man ever over 26.2 miles, setting a men's marathon world record of 2 hours, 2 minutes, 57 seconds at the 2014 Berlin Marathon (a course that has hosted the past six men's record runs).
The London Marathon boasts one of the fastest men's fields ever, including the current and former world record holders, and six other men who have run under 2:05 in their careers.
Elite racing, emotional crowds and ridiculous fancy dress. As the Capital prepares for its annual race, Simon Barnes explores what makes city marathons so special.
British running icon Paula Radcliffe tells Simon Barnes about her career highs and lows and her passion for fighting drug cheats as she prepares for a London Marathon celebration.
The prosecution rested its case Thursday against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the penalty phase of the Boston Marathon bomber's trial.
41-year-old preparing to run same London Marathon route on which set set world record as part of the mass ranks.
The Astana team of 2014 Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali has survived a review of its top-tier racing status ordered after several doping cases.
The 2015 Boston Marathon is in the books, and the World Marathon Majors schedule turns to the London Marathon on Sunday. The elite women, including women's world record-holder Paula Radcliffe, met with the media Wednesday as they prepare for the race.
After ESPN reporter and senior writer Andy Katz crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, he shuffled painfully on fatigued legs to claim his finisher’s medal.
Lance Armstrong said Wednesday that the World Anti-Doping Agency and others are "owed an apology" from him for cheating during his cycling career.
What constitutes normal has shifted, but two years after tragedy, the atmosphere surrounding the 2015 Boston Marathon felt safe and familiar to runners and spectators alike.
Alejandro Valverde of Spain perfectly timed his attack to win the Fleche Wallonne classic for the third time and the second year in a row on Wednesday.
BOSTON -- Sometimes all you can do is laugh, which is what Shonda Schilling did when her youngest child, 12-year-old Garrison, made this observation: "Mom’s had cancer.
Rebekah Gregory couldn't run the whole race, but was determined to cross the finish line of the Boston Marathon -- to run, on her own, past the spot where she'd almost died two years ago.
Hilary Dionne, running in her fourth Boston Marathon, ran most of Monday's race alone. When she made her way to the finish line, though, she had some surprising company.
Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa and Kenyan Caroline Rotich outraced the competition to win titles at Boston Marathon on Monday.
Scroll through our Marathon Monday stream of snapshots for some scenes from the 119th running of the Boston Marathon on a wet, but nevertheless inspira
Many hope that Monday's 119th Boston Marathon -- 2 years removed from the deadly bombings -- will mark a return to some form of normalcy for the race.
After high-profile doping scandals rocked the long-distance circuit, national and world officials have responded with assertive action. And new protocols begin in earnest at the Boston Marathon.
ESPN senior writer and reporter Andy Katz will be making his marathon debut Monday at the Boston Marathon, running to raise funds and awareness for The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
At first, Chris Laudani was just a nameless, faceless person caught on camera shoveling the Boston Marathon finish line during a late-January snowstorm.
Autism has been a challenge for twins Alex and Jamie Schneider, but their love of running has proved therapeutic for the boys and their family, who are at the Boston Marathon for the fourth time.
We do not yet know the result of Lance Armstrong's reported meeting with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, but could a third comeback result in something actually genuine?