Road racing

 

The Animal Orphanage 5K Pet Run/Walk results

on April 24, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
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 Cedric Lacroix (from right) walks in red high heels with Dane Gibson and Brendan Robbins during the “Man Enough to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event at the University of Maine in Orono on Wednesday.

UMaine athletes Walk a Mile in Her Shoes to raise sex assault awareness

By Dawn Gagnon on April 20, 2016, at 8:24 p.m.
The event aims to bring attention to the challenges of being a woman and to raise awareness about sexual and other violence against women.

UMaine student-athletes prove they’re Man Enough to Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

By Ashley Conti on April 20, 2016, at 8:16 p.m.
Michael Westphal of Great Cranberry Island (middle) takes his hat off to acknowledge a friend as he runs the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday. The 58-year-old, who suffers from Parkinson's disease, completed the race in 3 hours, 38 minutes, 59 seconds.

Mainer with Parkinson’s disease perseveres, completes Boston Marathon

By Ernie Clark on April 18, 2016, at 8:46 p.m.
“It’s just an amazing experience.”
Lemi Berhanu Hayle of Ethiopia celebrates after winning the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday. The 21-year-old completed the race in 2 hours, 12 minutes, 45 seconds.

Ethiopians sweep Boston Marathon

By Tim McLaughlin and Richard Valdmanis, Reuters on April 18, 2016, at 4:17 p.m.
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Michael Westphal goes for a short run on the one main road on Great Cranberry Island Wednesday in preparation for the Boston Marathon. Westphal has Parkinson's disease but hasn't let that stop his love for running.

This Mainer is defying odds, disease to run the Boston Marathon

By Ernie Clark on April 14, 2016, at 9:35 p.m.
Bolstered by the aid of medicine that keeps his symptoms in control, Michael Westphal of Great Cranberry Island will be one of approximately 30,000 runners who will start the 120th Boston Marathon on Monday morning.

Michael Westphal doesn’t let Parkinson’s disease slow him down

By Ashley Conti on April 14, 2016, at 9:32 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for April 14, 2016

on April 14, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for April 7, 2016

on April 07, 2016, at 8 p.m.
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Gladys Ganiel (center) holds her son Ronan after she and teammates Breege Connolly (left) and Martsie Hell competed in the Northern Ireland road relays in October 2015 at Victoria Park in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Maine native competes for spot on Ireland’s Olympic team

By Ernie Clark on April 01, 2016, at 7:10 a.m.
The former Narraguagus and Providence College standout, a dual U.S.-Irish citizen, is one of five Irish runners to achieve the qualifying standard of 2 hours, 45 minutes, with Ganiel running a personal-best 2:38:47 at Seville, Spain, in February — less than nine months after giving birth.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 31, 2016

on March 31, 2016, at 7:37 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 24, 2016

on March 24, 2016, at 7:38 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 10, 2016

on March 10, 2016, at 8:12 p.m.

American Heart Association’s Inaugural HeartStrong 10K set for April 3 in Portland

on March 10, 2016, at 3:44 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 3, 2016

on March 03, 2016, at 7:21 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 26, 2016

on Feb. 26, 2016, at 7:24 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 18, 2016

on Feb. 18, 2016, at 7:46 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 11, 2016

on Feb. 11, 2016, at 7:52 p.m.

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

on Jan. 29, 2016, at 7:19 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 21, 2016

on Jan. 21, 2016, at 8:09 p.m.