Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia has won the New York City Marathon, holding off countryman Shura Kitata by 1.99 seconds. Desisa finished in two hours five minutes 59 seconds. Last year’s winner, Geoffrey Kamworor of Kenya, finished third. Mary Keitany of Kenya became the second woman to win the marathon fourRead More →

In his marathon debut, Cam Levins of Black Creek, B.C., shattered Jerome Drayton’s 43-year-old Canadian men’s record on a brisk Sunday morning in Toronto. Cam Levins obliterates Canadian men’s record in marathon debut<a href=”https://t.co/6L3QuwAvAa”>https://t.co/6L3QuwAvAa</a> <a href=”https://t.co/V7b8iA3KVn”>pic.twitter.com/V7b8iA3KVn</a> &mdash;@cbcsports Levins, who wanted to debut in the 42.2-kilometre race on home soil andRead More →

For years, Alysha Newman woke up each day wanting to pole vault. Usually upbeat, happy and full of life, her feelings began to change at the beginning of theĀ 2018 indoor season. For three months, the Canadian-record holder and 2016 Olympian couldn’t understand why she didn’t want to jump. “I wasRead More →