Road racing

Jesse Orach (left) of Gorham is helped across the Beach to Beacon 10K finish line by Rob Gomez of Windham on Saturday. Orach, who won the Maine division of the race, had collapsed just short of the finish line and runner-up Gomez helped him across.

A selfless act: Maine man helps competitor across finish line at Beach to Beacon 10K

By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 06, 2017, at 10:50 a.m.
At Saturday’s TD Bank Beach to Beacon 10K road race in Cape Elizabeth, it was a selfless act by a talented, humble Maine road runner that made almost everything else irrelevant.

Kenyans sweep 20th Beach to Beacon 10K; Orach, Durgin win Maine titles

By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 05, 2017, at 1:54 p.m.
Stephen Kosgei-Kobet and Mary Keitnay, both of Kenya, won the 20th annual TD Bank Beach to Beacon 10K in Cape Elizabeth.
Olympic gold medalist Joan Benoit Samuelson smiles while talking to a running group in Portland before a training run in July. Samuelson, 60, said her life is about more than running these days but she'd still like to finish one more marathon in under three hours.

At 60, Maine marathon legend Joan Benoit Samuelson ‘still has work to do’

By Ryan McLaughlin on July 29, 2017, at 1:01 a.m.
Joan Benoit Samuelson, who finally ran her first marathon on Maine soil at Sugarloaf last spring, seeks to break the 3-hour mark.

Local results for road racing, auto racing, golf, karting, football

on July 23, 2017, at 6:04 p.m.

Local harness racing, American Legion baseball, all-stars, road racing

on July 05, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.

Main Street Memorial Mile road race results

on May 29, 2017, at 4:03 p.m.

Weekend results for auto racing, golf, Little League, road racing

on May 21, 2017, at 6:29 p.m.
Edna Kiplagat runs down Boylston Street towards the finish line of the 2017 Boston Marathon.

Would-be Boston Marathon runners miss qualification after Maine course error

By Marissa Payne, Washington Post on May 17, 2017, at 6:15 p.m.
Laurel Jones is convinced she ran the annual Maine Coast Marathon on Saturday fast enough to earn a spot in next year’s Boston Marathon. Too bad she ran an extra half-mile.

Weekend results for Little League, auto racing, golf, road racing

on May 14, 2017, at 6:17 p.m.
Connor Archer (right) of Old Town poses with friends in front of the Darling's Ice Cream for a Cause truck as part of a previous  "Courageous Steps" walk-run in Old Town. This year's event, which raises money to benefit area programs that strive to help children and young adults with developmental challenges, will be held May 21 at Old Town High School.

Annual ‘Courageous Steps’ walk-run set for May 21

By Ernie Clark on May 10, 2017, at 4:24 p.m.
The fourth annual Courageous Steps Walk-Run will be held Sunday, May 21, at Victory Field with proceeds to benefit area programs that strive to help children and young adults with developmental challenges.

Local sports results for May 5, 2017

on April 30, 2017, at 6:21 p.m.
NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. prior to the running of the Daytona 500 on Feb. 26, 2017, at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Earnhardt Jr.’s retirement is right for him, not for NASCAR

By Liz Clarke, The Washington Post on April 25, 2017, at 11:59 a.m.
The son of legendary driver Dale Earnhardt Sr. has 26 victories at NASCAR’s top level since 2000.

Saturday’s road racing results

on April 23, 2017, at 3:37 p.m.

Weekend road racing results

on April 09, 2017, at 3:41 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 9, 2017

on March 09, 2017, at 3:15 p.m.

Results from Saturday’s 11th Epic Finale 5K

on Dec. 31, 2016, at 2:49 p.m.

3K Purple Heart Run to raise funds for veterans

on Oct. 17, 2016, at 12:31 p.m.

Black Bear 5K Race slated for Oct. 23

on Oct. 06, 2016, at 3:36 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Sept. 29, 2016

on Sept. 29, 2016, at 12:47 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Sept. 9, 2016

on Sept. 09, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.