Running

Joggers in the Marin Headlands. (CBS)

Growing Evidence Suggests Endurance Athletes Are Pushing Hearts To The Breaking Point

They may look like the fittest of the fit, but there are increasing signs that some endurance athletes are destroying their hearts by pushing them too hard.

08/20/2015

Finish Line

SF Marathon Events To Divert Traffic Beginning Midnight Sunday

The San Francisco Marathon has been newly anointed as a sanctioned USA Track & Field qualifier race for the 2016 Olympic Team Trials.

07/25/2015

Nude participants take part in the Bay to Breakers race May 17, 2009 in San Francisco. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bay To Breakers 2015: Everything You Need To Enjoy It Or Avoid It

Thousands of elite athletes and fun-seekers will take to the streets of San Francisco for the annual running of the Bay to Breakers foot race this Sunday.

05/13/2015

Runners on a popular staircase in San Jose's Communication Hill neighborhood. (CBS)

San Jose Installs Metal Fence To Deter Runners, Partiers On Popular Staircase

The city of San Jose has created a bottleneck by installing a chain link fence on a staircase popular for exercise in an effort to cut down on foot traffic and noise.

04/30/2015

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Half Marathon Draws People From 34 States To Run In Oakland

The Oakland Running Festival is this Sunday! Over 10,000 participants of all ages and abilities from more than 34 states and 8 foreign countries will be running and walking through the streets of Oakland.

03/20/2015

A paralympian's blade-style prosthetic leg was stolen from his car parked in San Francisco's Mission District. (Courtesy: Ranjit Steiner)

$25,000 Blade-Style Prosthetic Leg Stolen From Paralympian’s Car In San Francisco

A Paralympian sprinter’s blade-style prosthetic was stolen out of his car in San Francisco’s Mission District, and he needs it to compete for next year’s games in Rio De Janeiro.

03/03/2015

David Miller posted this map of his run after applying to the GPS-based running app Strava in San Francisco. (Source: Imgur)

Man Spells Out ‘Hire Me’ On GPS Running App After Applying To San Francisco Company

A San Francisco job seeker ran eight miles to show a GPS-based running app company how much he wanted to work for them.

02/02/2015

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San Francisco Man Close To Finishing 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 Days

Through snow, rain and jetlag, a San Francisco man is one race away from completing seven marathons in seven days on seven continents.

01/22/2015

Isaias Franco running with Tamalpais High School students Running 4 Change. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Inspires Students Running For Change

A group of North Bay students weren’t coming to school, and if they did, they were late and didn’t pay much attention in class. But this
week’s Jefferson Award winner changed everything.

10/29/2014

Marathoners

Palestinian Runners Supporting Gaza Compete In San Francisco Marathon

Seven runners from the West Bank competed in the San Francisco Marathon Sunday.

07/27/2014

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