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Volunteer at WNY’s full and half marathons

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 

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The tragic events at Monday’s Boston Marathon have inspired many to stand—or run, rather—in solidarity with the race’s participants, but…

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Race organizers pull a fast one

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{video_photo_caption}50 Yard Finish will still happen this Saturday.

Runners from across Western New York—and from much farther, to be fair—have been training for months to prepare for the Rapid Running Buffalo Half-Marathon, so it’s no wonder racers weren’t pleased to learn that the 13.1-mile run was suddenly…

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Buffalo Marathon, half-marathon - PHOTOS

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Buffalo.com’s Ben K. and I ran the half-marathon Sunday morning, and so did thousands of others.

Our talented, enthusiastic photographer Don Nieman was on site to catch all the action at the start of the race and the finish line. Unfortunately, we’re…

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Running fail - VIDEOS

video by S.J. Velasquez  • 

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Ben K. and I will both be representing Buffalo.com at the Buffalo Marathon this Sunday -- we'll be running the half -- and I'm just hoping not to make a compete fool of myself.

I've done a half before. Let me tell you: 13.1 miles by foot can be rough. I'm…

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Adjust your drives: half-marathon season’s here

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{video_photo_caption}Buffalo Marathon website -- image of half-marathon course

Get ready to adapt your weekend commutes to accommodate the many road closures that come with HALF-MARATHON SEASONNNNNN.

Western New York will be hosting three half-marathons—and a full marathon—in the next two months.

Expect to see a surplus…

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‘This is the most gangsta race ever’: Local woman conquers the Buffalo Half-Marathon - VIDEO

video by Ben Kirst  • 

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It's that time of year again: we are coming close to the annual Buffalo Marathon and Half-Marathon, those athletic embodiments of agony and ecstasy for thousands of hardcore racers and workaday mile-crunchers…