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  1. London Marathon plans solidarity in wake of Boston bombings

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Runners will observe 30 seconds of silence before the London Marathon. Many will wear a black ribbon in memory of those who died and in solidarity with the more than 170 wounded in the Boston Marathon bombings.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2013
  2. espnW -- Boston Marathon brings Shalane Flanagan full circle

    Bonnie D. Ford

    An emotional Shalane Flanagan will be back home and have her sister running with her in the Boston Marathon as she looks to bounce back from Olympic disappointment.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2013
  3. espnW -- Paula Radcliffe talks about racing, records, recuperatin...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    It's been 10 years since Paula Radcliffe set a world record with her performance in the London Marathon. The racing legend talks about that day and how she's recuperating from injuries that forced her out of the 2012 Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2013
  4. 2012 New York City Marathon -- Decision to run or not is not an e...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Some NYC Marathon entrants think it's even more important to run this year. Some can't bring themselves to take part. Bonnie D. Ford shares two representative stories.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2012
  5. 2012 New York City Marathon -- Nina Kuscsik earns spot in New Yor...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    When Nina Kuscsik began her competitive running career she was an outsider, but after 80 marathons and countless hours advocating for women in her sport, she will be inducted into the New York Road Runners Hall of Fame.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2012
  6. 2012 New York City Marathon -- New wave of elite women runners re...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    The elite Americans at the forefront of this year's New York City Marathon women's field -- Julie Culley, Amy Hastings and Molly Pritz -- represent a new group charging into the next four-year Olympic cycle.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2012
  7. 2012 Summer Olympics -- A marathon misfire for trio of U.S. women...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Desiree Davila left the course after the first 2.2-mile lap because of injury, while Shalane Flanagan and Kara Goucher both had their bodies betray them late in the race.

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2012
  8. 2012 Summer Olympics -- U.S. women's marathon contender Desiree D...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Desiree Davila, who holds the American record on the Boston Marathon course and was considered a medal candidate at Sunday's marathon, stepped off the course after 2.2 miles, unable to continue because of pain in her right hip and groin.

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2012
  9. 2012 London Olympics -- Team USA's marathon men get ready for Gam...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    It would be hard to find a more congenial trio of competitors than Meb Keflezighi, Ryan Hall and Abdi Abdirahman, who will represent the United States in the Olympic marathon in London on Aug. 12.

    Story | Conversation | May 17, 2012
  10. 2012 London Olympics -- Desi Davila a bona fide marathon medal ca...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Last year, Desiree Davila put herself on the map after just falling short of a Boston Marathon win. Now, the self-proclaimed underdog has a spot in the London Olympics and is aiming to land American runners on the marathon podium.

    Story | Conversation | April 17, 2012
  11. NYC Half-Marathon provides 'benchmark' for Olympic hopefuls

    Bonnie D. Ford

    It was a match race from the get-go Sunday morning for both the men and the women in the New York City Half-Marathon, as pairs of front-runners bolted out at the start and reserved the finish for a party of two. Kenya's Peter Kirui pulled away from E...

    Blog | March 18, 2012
  12. 2012 London Olympics -- U.S. Olympic marathon trials yield best t...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    The men's team is an experienced bunch. The women's trio are somewhat new to the Olympic marathon. Either way, the United States will be putting its best team on the line in London.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2012
  13. 2012 London Olympics -- Previewing U.S. Olympic marathon trials

    Bonnie D. Ford

    The new format of the U.S. Olympic marathon trials may toss aside past performances and personal bests, but the sheer spectacle puts the event and American runners on a much bigger stage.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2012
  14. Slow and steady wins for Flight 93 families

    Bonnie D. Ford

    The first of the Flight 93 family members to commit to the New York City Marathon was last to finish Sunday, but Kiki Homer was as happy as if she'd been on an Olympic podium. Thanks to the overnight shift to standard time, it was dark when Homer ...

    Blog | November 07, 2011
  15. Olympic stars survive NYC Marathon

    Bonnie D. Ford

    NEW YORK -- Apolo Anton Ohno crossed the finish line of the New York City Marathon in 3:25:14 -- not bad for a guy who is used to full-gas efforts of a minute or two. Sweating but steady-legged in the afternoon sun, Ohno said he was more than satisfi...

    Blog | November 06, 2011
  16. A memorial in motion -- Family, friends to run NYC Marathon in ho...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Thousands will take part in Sunday's NYC Marathon. A select group will be running to honor members of Flight 93. For them, it's not about grief; it's "a renewal of commitment to life and living."

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2011