MARATHON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MARATHON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah dad inspires young son’s award-winning video http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58241102-78/david-eric-video-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58241102-78/david-eric-video-utah.html.csp">Utah dad inspires young son’s award-winning video</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T22:19:49.956-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Eric Gillespie asked his dad to be the star of his film about inspiration, his father was hesitant. “I was very skeptical anyone would find my story inspirational,” David Gillespie said. “I’ve only done a few marathons.” His son, then in fourth grade, knew better. David didn’t run those marathons — he completed them via handcycling despite being paralyzed from the chest down. “He does things other people wouldn’t even try doing,” said Eric, who is 10 and will be a fifth-grader at Bountiful...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58241102@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:19:49 MDT Marathon suspect’s friend guilty of impeding probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206815-68/friend-guilty-impeding-marathon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206815-68/friend-guilty-impeding-marathon.html.csp">Marathon suspect’s friend guilty of impeding probe</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) has been convicted of impeding the investigation into the attack. Azamat Tazhayakov (AZ’-maht tuh-ZAY’-uh-kahv) was found guilty Monday of obstruction of justice and conspiracy. Prosecutors say he agreed with a friend who removed Tsarnaev’s backpack from his dorm room several days after the 2013 bombing. The backpack contained altered fireworks. Tazhayakov’s lawyers argued that the other fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582068152014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206815@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:48:02 MDT Golf: Pace, Diaz share 54-hole Marathon lead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202154-77/lead-diaz-pace-holes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202154-77/lead-diaz-pace-holes.html.csp">Golf: Pace, Diaz share 54-hole Marathon lead</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.144-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sylvania, Ohio • Lee-Anne Pace made a name for herself as an amateur in her native South Africa, then proved herself with eight wins on the Ladies European Tour. Now she’s ready to make waves in the U.S. Pace shot a 3-under 68 on Saturday to grab a share of the third-round lead with Laura Diaz in the Marathon Classic. She can barely express what a breakthrough win on the LPGA Tour might bring. “It’ll mean quite a lot to be able to come out here and play well,” she said after recovering from boge...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582021542014-07-19T23:33:08.144-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T23:33:08.144-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202154@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT Recreation: Park City Trail Series gets runners up to speed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58046453-117/trail-series-half-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58046453-117/trail-series-half-park.html.csp">Recreation: Park City Trail Series gets runners up to speed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T23:18:41.392-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Running can be an intimidating sport, with little structure or instruction on how to progress from jogging a lap around the block to the pinnacle of a full-fledged marathon. Rhielle Widders sought to change that five years ago, creating the Park City Trail Series to give even the greenest runners a path to running a half-marathon in little more than the length of a summer. The Series comprises four trail-run races, building a runner from the ground up, beginning with a 5K in June, to a 10K in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58046453@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:18:41 MDT