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June 12, 2017
David Forster Jr. died at the age of 27 last June, less than a week after helping his fiance, Abby Hansen, complete Grandma's Marathon, her first 26.2-mile race. Friends and family members will honor Forster by running Grandma's this weekend. (Submitted photo)
Grandma's Marathon: Friends, family to honor David Forster's spirit after his death last year
June 12, 2017 - 11:28pm
June 11, 2017
Submitted photo The CLIF Pace Team has become a staple at Grandma's Marathon. Team member David Bea is shown here leading a 3:10 group at Grandma's.
Follow the Leader: Balloon-toting pacers at Grandma's Marathon get runners home on time
June 11, 2017 - 10:34pm
June 3, 2017
Mary Gardner (from left) of Rosedale, MD, Patti Hallback, of Duluth, Christy Gardner, of Duluth and Robin Johnson of Cloquet hold hands as they cross the finish line of the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon in Duluth in 2016. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
No more lottery for Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
June 3, 2017 - 9:01am
May 31, 2017
Kara Goucher, seen here raising her fist in celebration near the finish line of the 2012 U.S. Half Marathon National Championships, will return to Duluth to run the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon in June. (2012 file / News Tribune)
Goucher commits to Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
May 31, 2017 - 8:00am
May 6, 2017
Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge (in red) runs behind pace-setters during an attempt to break the two-hour marathon barrier at the Monza circuit in Italy, May 6, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo
Kipchoge runs fastest recorded marathon, but just misses 2-hour mark
May 6, 2017 - 10:13am
April 22, 2017
Runners leave the starting line of the Fitger's 5K in Duluth Saturday. Scott Behling (1) was the overall winner with a time of 15:54 and Isaac Boedigheimer (4) was second with at time of 16:24 (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Behling repeats as Fitger's 5K champ
April 22, 2017 - 5:27pm
April 20, 2017
Virginia track coach Justin Bakkethun
Running Down Under: Australian trip offers Northland athletes a unique perspective
April 20, 2017 - 9:47am
April 16, 2017
Harry Cottrell, 70, of Hermantown runs along the Lakewalk in Canal Park Saturday morning. Cottrell is one of the top masters runners in the area. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Hermantown's Harry Cottrell continues to run fast at 70, and he has the records to prove it
April 16, 2017 - 7:38am
March 6, 2017
Photo courtesy of Minnesota Duluth Minnesota Duluth junior Emi Trost, here winning at last week's NSIC meet, will compete in three events at this week's NCAA Division II meet, including the mile where she is ranked first.
College spotlight: UMD's Trost running to the record book
March 6, 2017 - 10:21pm
January 25, 2017
Gold medalists (L - R) Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Usain Bolt, Asafa Powell of Jamaica pose during the medal ceremony for the men's 4 x 100m relay final at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. (Reuters / 2008 file)
Olympian Bolt stripped of gold after teammate tests positive
January 25, 2017 - 9:40am
November 19, 2016
College cross country: UMD’s Trost fourth at nationals
November 19, 2016 - 5:42pm
November 17, 2016
A cross-country runner was knocked off his feet by a deer Saturday during an NCAA regional race at DeSales University in Center Valley, and the collision was captured on video. (Screenshot from the video)
VIDEO: Deer collides with NCAA cross-country runner at regional race
November 17, 2016 - 8:50am
November 6, 2016
Ghirmay Ghebreslassie of Eritrea, Lelisa Desisa of Eritrea and Lucas Rotich of Kenya lead during the New York City Marathon on Sunday. (Vincent Carchietta / USA Today Sports)
Ghebreslassie becomes youngest man to win New York City Marathon
November 6, 2016 - 5:38pm
October 16, 2016
Tyson Gay of USA reacts after his men's 4 X 100m relay was disqualified in the final at the 2016 Rio Olympics in an August 19, 2016 file photo. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/Files
Track and field: Olympian’s daughter killed by gunfire
October 16, 2016 - 11:21pm
October 11, 2016
Proctor graduate Matt Welch finished second for the University of Minnesota at the Roy Griak Invitational cross country race on Sept. 24 in Minneapolis. (University of Minnesota Athletics)
Proctor graduate Welch regains elite running status with Gophers
October 11, 2016 - 11:33pm