The elite women start the 114th running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass.. (AP File Photo) FILE

Local Runners Among Thousands Preparing For Boston Marathon

Sarah Gryniewicz says the purpose for running is different since the bombing in 2013.

CBS Detroit–04/19/2015

Kelli Wheeler with her husband at the finish line of the Lansing Marathon. (WWJ/Terri Lee)

Lansing Run Includes Folks From Boston Marathon

Lots of cheers and words of support for runners as they approached the finish line of the Lansing Marathon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2013

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Oh Yes, There Will Be Zombies At The Metropark

Beware as the undead zombies descend upon Wolcott Mill Metropark for spooktacular fun.

CBS Detroit–10/08/2012

Start of marathon.  (Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

Medals Are Real Attraction To Marathon Runners

Editor Rich Benyo says today’s runners are choosing races based on what’s waiting for them at the finish line.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2012

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Allen Park Named ‘Runner-Friendly’ City

The Road Runners Club of America says that Allen Park is one of the most runner-friendly cities in the U.S..

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2011

Runners Selected For Mackinac Bridge Crossing

Four hundred runners recently received some good news: They’ve been randomly selected to run across the Mackinac Bridge on Monday.