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Marathon Meb: Meb’s Typical Day

What is a typical day for 2014 Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi? It may vary from day to day, but one thing is certain, it starts out early with a fresh workout.

Marathon Meb: Longevity & The Road Ahead

2014 Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi talks about his personal road to the 2016 Rio Summer Olympic Games.

Marathon Meb: The Importance of Nutrition

2014 Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi talks about the importance of nutrition when it comes to his performance. Meb pushes himself to the limits and is careful to incorporate a high amount of protein into his diet.

Marathon Meb: Working With Skechers

2014 Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi talks about working with his shoe sponsor Skechers, and how it’s helped him succeed in his marathon goals.

2014 Boston Marathon: McGillivray interview

Boston Athletic Association Race Director, Dave McGillivray talks with Craig Hummer about putting the race together for today and how it all went.

2014 Boston Marathon: Bill Rodgers interview

Four time Boston Marathon winner Bill Rodgers gives his thoughts on today’s race, with and American win and how far the event has come.

2014 Boston Marathon: Carr and Brown interview

Last year first responder Ranger Lucas Carr and his partner Matt Brown, talk about running the Marathon in 2014.

2014 Boston Marathon: Meb Keflezighi wrap-up interview

Meb Keflezighi and his wife talk to Paul Sunderland about his win in the 2014 Boston Marathon.

2014 Boston Marathon: Davila Linden interview

Desiree Davila Linden (USA) talks about finishing 20th during the 2014 Boston Marathon.

2014 Boston Marathon: Flanagan interview

American favorite Shalane Flanagan talks about her disappointment in coming in 7th during the 2014 Boston Marathon.

2014 Boston Marathon: Ryan Hall interview

American Ryan Hall talks about the American men’s race, and coming in 20th during the 2014 Boston Marathon.

Meb Keflezighi Wins 2014 Boston Marathon

By Scott Malone, Svea Herbst-Bayliss and Richard Valdmanis BOSTON, April 21 (Reuters) – Meb Keflezighi on Monday became the first U.S. male athlete to win the Boston Marathon in three decades as onlookers chanted “USA! USA!,” an emotional performance in a city still recovering from last year’s fatal bombing attack on the world-renowned race. Keflezighi, […]

2014 Boston Marathon: Wheelchair Race: Van Dyk interview

Ernst Van Dky (RSA) talks about winning his tenth Boston Marathon (2001-2006, 2008-2010, 2014).

2014 Boston Marathon: Wheelchair Races: Van Dyk and Mcfadden wins

Ernst Van Dky (RSA) solos in to win his 10th Boston Marathon. After winning in the 2014 London Marathon, Tatyana Mcfadden (USA) wins her second straight in Boston.

2014 Boston Marathon: Women’s Race: Jeptoo wins

Rita Jeptoo (KEN) wins her third Boston Marathon (2006, 2013), by 58 seconds, breaking the 2002 course record by 1:46 at 2:18:57. Shalane Flanagan (USA) finished 6th.

2014 Boston Marathon: Meb Keflezighi interview

One year after the bombing, Meb Keflezighi talks about becoming the first American man to win the Boston Marathon since 1983.

2014 Boston Marathon: Women’s Race: Jeptoo interview

Rita Jeptoo (KEN) talks about winning her third Boston Marathon in record time, one year after the bombing.

2014 Boston Marathon: Meb Keflezighi wins

Meb Keflezighi becomes the first American man to win since 1983, with a personal best at 2:08:37, by 11 seconds over Wilson Chebet (KEN) who nearly chased him down.

2014 Boston Marathon: Finish Line Camera

As part of Universal Sports Network’s coverage of the 2014 Boston Marathon, the public will be able to view the LIVE marathon finish line web camera for the first time on USN.  Watch your favorite runners as they complete the legendary race in real-time (or post-race on-demand). 

Universal Sports Presents: 2014 Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon and ranks as one of the world’s most prestigious road racing events. The Boston Athletic Association manages this American classic, which is sponsored by John Hancock Financial Services. The Boston Marathon has distinguished itself as the pinnacle event within the sport of road racing by virtue of its traditions, longevity and method of gaining entry into the race (via qualification).

2014 Boston Marathon (World Feed)

The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon and ranks as one of the world’s most prestigious road racing events. The Boston Athletic Association manages this American classic, which is sponsored by John Hancock Financial Services. The Boston Marathon has distinguished itself as the pinnacle event within the sport of road racing by virtue of its traditions, longevity and method of gaining entry into the race (via qualification).

2014 Boston Marathon Preview Show: Boston, MA

In addition to the highly anticipated race, Universal Sports will air a special Preview Show from the finish line on Boylston Street featuring analysis of the elite field and live interviews on Saturday, April 19, from 4 to 6 p.m. ET. Features live interviews with Meb Keflezighi, survivor Heather Abbott, first responder Lucas Carr, Larry Rawson and more.

 

Marathon Meb on Longevity

2009 New York Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi (USA) talks about his hopes of staying healthy and getting on his third Olympic team (2004, 2012) in 2016.

Marathon Meb on Nutrition

2009 New York Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi (USA) talks about how important it is to eat the right foods when he is training.

Marathon Meb on Skechers

2009 New York Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi (USA) talks about becoming a world class athlete and getting his sponsor Skechers Performance Division, with his own Skechers shoe.

Marathon Meb’s Typical Day

2009 New York Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi (USA) talks about his typical day, as he trains for his next event.

Actor and Boston Native Michael Chiklis to Voice Opening of 2014 Boston Marathon on Universal Sports Network

Michael Chiklis (Courtesy of @MichaelChiklis) LOS ANGELES (April 18, 2014) – This Monday, the world will run as one with the City of Boston for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon. Actor Michael Chiklis will lend his voice to the opening sequence of Boston’s epic event airing on Universal Sports Network on April 21, […]

Universal Sports Interviews: Boston Marathon Runner Jason Hartmann

Though critics have called him “too tall”, American marathon runner Jason Hartmann finished in 4th place at the 2012 and 2013 Boston Marathon.

2014 Boston Marathon Finish Line Web Camera

As part of Universal Sports Network’s coverage of the 2014 Boston Marathon, the public will be able to view the LIVE marathon finish line web camera for the first time on USN.  Watch your favorite runners as they complete the legendary race in real-time (or post-race on-demand).  Starting at 10:30 am ET on Monday, April 21, visit http://www.universalsports.com to see the finish […]

2013 Boston Marathon Tribute: Tom Grilk

A week before the 118th Boston Marathon, the city of Boston came together to remember the tragic terrorist attack last year.

 

 

2013 Boston Marathon Tribute: Joe Biden

A week before the 118th Boston Marathon, the city of Boston came together to remember the tragic terrorist attack last year. And giving tribute to the heroes and the survivors of that day, Vice-President Joe Biden had these words.

Boston Marathoners Vow to Take Back New England’s Sacred Race

Boston Marathon (Jessica Rinaldi/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) BOSTON, April 14 (Reuters) – “Left on Boylston” in this American city means only one thing on marathon day. It means you’re in the home stretch of the Boston Marathon, and all of the early morning runs in the dark New England winters, and all the wild […]

2014 Boston Marathon on USN TV Facts

Boston Marathon (AP Photo/Stew Milne) LOS ANGELES (April 10, 2014) – Universal Sports Network, the exclusive national television and digital media home of the Boston Marathon, will provide LIVE television and online coverage of the 118th Boston Marathon on “Marathon Monday,” April 21, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET. In addition to the […]

Mo Farah Vows to Return After Tough London Marathon Debut

April 13 (Reuters) – Mo Farah vowed not to abandon his marathon ambitions after a chastening transition from track to road on his competitive debut over 26.2 miles in London on Sunday. The Briton, who built up an aura of invincibility after winning 5,000 and 10,000 metre titles at the last Olympics and world championships, […]

2014 Rotterdam Marathon: Wipeout

In the aways treacherous feed zones, Gebru fails to get his drink and gets knocked to the ground. Unfortunately he would not finish the race.

2014 Rotterdam Marathon: Afework wins

Abebech Afework (ETH) wins her first marathon in a time of 2:27:50 nearly nine minutes over the course record and slower than last year when she was second.

2014 London Marathon: Wheelchair Race

Marcel Hug (SUI) manages to hold off David Weir (GBR) to win at 1:32:41. And Tatyana Mcfadden (USA) wins her second straight London Marathon by 1:32 at 1:45:12, breaking her old course record.

2014 London Marathon: Edna Kiplagat wins

Two time world champ (2011, 2013) Edna Kiplagat holds off her fellow Kenyan Florence Kiplagat, by two seconds, to get the win at 2:20:20.

2014 Rotterdam Marathon: Kipchoge wins

Eliud Kipchoge wins at 2:05:00, 33 seconds off the course record while beating fellow Kenyan, Bernard Koech by 1:07.

2014 London Marathon: Kipsang wins

2012 winner Wilson Kipsang (KEN) wins again this time with a new course record at 2:04:29, beating the old record by 11 seconds. Home town fav Mo Farrah finished 8th.

2014 Rotterdam Marathon

The ABN AMRO Marathon Rotterdam has been the biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands for 14 years in a row. The world’s top athletes will be at the start on the bustling Coolsingel.

2014 London Marathon

The London Marathon is a long-distance running event held in London, United Kingdom and part of the World Marathon Majors. In 2012 it was the world’s largest marathon with 36,748 finishing the race.

Boston Marathon Promo

We all Run As One on the 21st of April, 2014 for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon.

2014 Paris Marathon: Men’s Race

3-time olympic gold medalist Kenenisa Bekele (ETH) sets a new course record as he takes first with a total time of 2:05:02.

2014 Paris Marathon: Women’s Race

Slomena Cheyech (KEN), who previous came in 8th in the 2009 Half Marathon Championship, took 1st in the women’s race and scored a Personal Best with a time of 2:22:42.

2014 Paris Marathon: Handisports Race

Swiss para-athlete, Marcel Hug wins the Handisports race at the Paris Marathon.

2014 Paris Marathon: Men’s Race Interview

Kenenisa Bekele (ETH) talks about winning 1st place at the Paris Marathon Men’s Race.

2014 Paris Marathon: Women’s Race Interview

Flomena Cheyech (KEN) talks about winning 1st place at the Paris Marathon Women’s Race.

2014 Paris Marathon

The Paris Marathon is one of the most popular marathons in Europe – a scenic run through a beautiful city, beginning on the Avenue des Champs-Elysees and running past many of the city’s iconic sites, including the Louvre and the Seine.

Olympic Champion Kenenisa Bekele Will Run Paris Marathon

 Kenenisa Bekele (JOHN THYS/AFP/Getty Images) Three-time Olympic champion Kenenisa Bekele (ETH) is scheduled to make his marathon debut at the Paris Marathon on Universal Sports on Sunday, April 6 at 2:30 AM ET LIVE. Fellow Ethiopian Abdullah Shami has the fastest personal-best marathon time in the field (2:05:42). Bekele holds the world record in both […]

2014 Half Marathon World Championship: Kamworor wins

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2014 Half Marathon World Championship: Cherono wins

Gladys Cherono leads a Kenyan sweep of the podium, in the Women’s race, winning in 1:07:28.

2014 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships: Copenhagen, Denmark

This will be the 20th edition of the championships (including the two editions that were renamed the ‘IAAF World Road Running Championships’) and Denmark is the 16th country to host the World Half Marathon Championships. The event is being held in Scandinavia for just the second time ever, 20 years after Oslo hosted it. It’s also just the second time in the history of the championships that it is being held in spring. Brussels in 2002 was the only other World Half Marathon Championships that was held at this time of year.

IAAF World Half Marathon Championships

Zersenay Tadese (ERI) will race for an unprecedented sixth individual title at the 2014 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships. Click HERE to watch the race online Saturday, March 29, at 7:30 AM ET LIVE, or tune in to see the race on television on March 29 at 7 PM ET on Universal Sports. In the women’s competition, […]

 
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