SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A great white shark forced an early end to a Northern California man's Golden Gate swim. Simon Dominguez was trying to be the first person to swim from the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco to the Farallon Islands, a distance of about 28 miles...
State Route 821 through the Yakima River Canyon will be closed to vehicle traffic and open to foot traffic this weekend for the annual Yakima River Canyon Marathon. The road is expected to be closed from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
What a great idea to do something so cool here in Yakima Valley! And workout while you are at it!This will be Yakima Valleys first ever Color run! The idea is first of all to have fun! Then, to get paint thrown on you while you are running!
It was likely meant to be a joke, but nude marathon runner Brett S. Henderson wasn't laughing Sunday when he got tased by police officers and slapped with public indecency and obstructing official business charges.
The 35-year-old Cincinnati resident was running -- sans clothes -- in Sunday's Flying Pig Marathon when police confronted him.
Kelly Gnieiting just became the heaviest man to complete a marathon over the weekend. Just over 26 miles and he did it at 9 hours, 48 minutes and 42 seconds. Guinness had the previous record at 275 pounds as Kelly Gnieting clocking in at just under 400 (396.2) pounds. This story is making headlines around the country. I think it's especially cool because I know him, personally.