The Marathon World Record Has Been Broken – What Comes Next?

Kenyan runner Dennis Kimetto set a world record at the Berlin Marathon today, covering a distance of 42.195 km (26.2 miles) a whopping 26 seconds faster than the previous record-holder. » 9/28/14 1:00pm 9/28/14 1:00pm

Mystery Science Theater Thanksgiving Day Marathon Returns!

A long lost Thanksgiving tradition is resurrecting from the grave. The annual Mystery Science Theater 3000 marathon will return this year. It's a holiday miracle! » 11/19/13 7:58am 11/19/13 7:58am

Fauja Singh just ran a marathon. He's also 100 years old.

Prepare to feel downright slothful. On Saturday, Fauja Singh became the oldest person to ever complete a full-distance marathon when he finished the Toronto Waterfront Marathon in just over 8 hours, 25 minutes (and no, he didn't finish in last place). » 10/18/11 11:49am 10/18/11 11:49am

Will humans one day run a marathon in under two hours?

Ethiopian runner Haile Gebrselassie holds the current world record in the marathon at 2 hours, 3 minutes, and 59 seconds. Here's the question: what's it going to take to shave those last four minutes off for the first two-hour marathon? » 4/17/11 9:00am 4/17/11 9:00am