Camille Herron wins Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon for record third time
Camille Herron and Conor Holt have turned the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon into a power struggle between family members. Herron now has firm control.
The new course for the OKC Memorial Marathon will take runners farther south in Oklahoma City.
Inspiration is never in short supply at the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon. On Sunday, there was no better feel-good story than the high school classmates who banded together for a relay team. They graduated in 1955.
Nathan Chamer has a history of just showing up. As the 40-year-old approached the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon finish line without any competitors in sight, announcers weren't sure what his name was or whether he was even in the right race. But as Chamer hopped over the finish line banner...
Theresa and Ascension Fierro needed a photographer. The pair made the six-hour trip from Smithville, Texas, for this photo — and the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon — and they weren't leaving without it. Finally, with one secured, the pair linked arms and stood next to a chair bearing...
At Forgan High School, Radcliff won 11 track and cross country state championships in her career. She is still the record-holder in the 3200-meter run in the state's smallest class.
OCU professor Erik Heine pushed his 11-year-old son Stephen in a special wheelchair for the half marathon, continuing a run of more than three years running together.
Heat related ailments and running related injuries kept staff busy.
Nathan Chamer hopped over the finish line banner, a smile plastered on his face. In his first ever marathon, Chamer took first place with a time of two hours and 39 minutues. Chamer, 40, was presented the winner's trophy and medal by Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt. A...
Teddy Allen, Ada Allen has been telling herself for the past few years that she was going to run a full marathon eventually. The 31-year-old has run the half marathon in Oklahoma City three times and done seven half marathons overall but wanted to extend herself to the full marathon. She...
Lieutenant Audrea George loves it when a plan comes together. As head of the special events unit for the Oklahoma City Police Department, George is in charge of traffic flow, security and safety for all permitted events around the metro area. From political demonstrations and music festivals...
The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is almost here — and if you're a participant or a spectator, there are a couple changes that you'll want to know before race day.
Camille Herron is one of the best ultra runners in the world, but that isn't the only reason that she is wildly popular in the running community. The Oklahoma native is an accessible superstar who draws fans in droves.
Allow extra time. With downtown streets busy with construction, organizers of Sunday's Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon and related events said runners and spectators should arrive early. "Please allow extra time to find parking and get to where you need to be the day of the race," said...
Savanna Sanders lost her mother in the bombing at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. She was only 22 months old at the time, and while she doesn't remember anything about her mom, she will run to remember during the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon.
Stephanie Griffioen would marvel at the number of people who run in the marathon in tribute to a loved one. She never imagined that would be her one day. The mother of a 6-year-old son never imagined she should be a widow at age 28.
The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is only a few days away — and if you're a participant or a spectator, there are a couple changes that you'll want to know before race day.
Ruth Rickey knows what it's like to finish last. It's happened more times than she can count, in half-marathons, triathlons and half-Ironmans. But she doesn't let it discourage her. For the 56-year-old living with chronic myeloid leukemia since her diagnosis in 2001, even participating in...
Log on at 11 a.m. to chat live with columnist Jenni Carlson. It's a busy week in the Oklahoma sports world, so there's plenty to talk about. Thunder playoffs. OKC Memorial Marathon. NFL Draft. Spring football. She'll be taking on those topics and more sta
EDMOND — James Pratt wakes up every morning like it could be his last. That was the prognosis his doctor gave him after a heart attack in March 2017 nearly ended his life. He's kept that thought with him as he goes on his daily run, racking up miles of laps in the pool or pedaling through...
Overall participation in road races has fallen in recent years, but the Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon hasn't fallen victim to the trend. It has gotten bigger and better. What is the secret to the marathon's success?
The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is a week away -- and if you're a participant or a spectator, there are a couple changes that you'll want to know before race day.
Jesse Itzler, author and motivational speaker, was in Oklahoma City on Wednesday. He runs endurance events and hopes to encourage others to consider running the Memorial Marathon in April.
"Why We Run" — a new curriculum for grade school students — connects the Kids Marathon to the bombing and the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.
OKC Memorial Marathon changing course for 2019
OKC Memorial Marathon info
The Oklahoman's Week in Review: Education funding, Death Penalty Study, and Thunder
Keeping the runners healthy (2014-04-25)
A Big Loser runs the Memorial Marathon (2014-04-25)
GPS tracking available for marathon runners (2014-04-24)
Memorial Marathon: Donation Total (2013-07-30)
Thousands participate in OKC Memorial Marathon (2013-04-28)
The Play: April 25, 2013 (2013-04-25)
Local students rack up miles for the Oklahoma City Memorial Kids Marathon (2012-04-19)
Oklahoma Matters with Ed Kelley- Show Time (2011-05-02)
A Marathon Wedding (2011-05-01)
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