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Tucson’s Abdi Abdirahman, 44, outraces Father Time en route to 5th Olympics

At 44, Tucson resident Abdihakim ‘Abdi’ Abdirahman has defied all odds to become the oldest U.S. runner ever to make an Olympic team, competing at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo thanks to minor tweaks to his training regimen and a honed awareness of his body’s needs. ... Read more»

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Toughest road to London? Kenya's marathon team ran it

Ryan Hall is the second fastest American marathon runner in history, and last year, 36 Kenyans ran faster than he did. But 33 of them won't be on the Olympic marathon starting line.... Read more»

Comic: Olympics

Dear God

U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials second-place finisher Ryan Hall is the United States' fastest marathon runner, and a religious man. So religious that God is his coach.... Read more»

Uphill climb for Mt. Lemmon marathoners

Hundreds of ambitious runners rose before the sun for the 6 a.m. start of the second Mount Lemmon Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday. (with photo gallery)... Read more»1

Kenyan wins another marathon, but they're still not getting paid

In Iten, it sometimes seems that everyone can run the marathon in under 2 hours and 15 minutes. In Kenya running 11 minutes slower than the world record just isn't good enough.... Read more»