Photos: A Look Back At The First NYC Marathon In 1970
"It was a pretty desolate place," says Gary Muhrcke, winner of the 1970 marathon and former vice president of the club. The races were informal affairs held on Sundays and runners would enter their names at the site of the race. The awards ceremonies ...
On this day: September 13
2015: Hall of Fame basketball star Moses Malone dies of hypertensive and atherosclerotic heart disease at the age of 60 in Norfolk, Virginia. A center and power forward who starred in both the ABA and the NBA, he was a three-time NBA MVP and won an ...
Indoor Marathon World Records Fall in New York
On the eight-person Hastings Striders team, 1970 and 1974 New York City Marathon champions Gary Muhrcke and Norbert Sander joined forces to run 3:28:03. Thirty-seven relay teams took part in the event. Tags: Newswire. Comments. Show comments.
Three Post Record Times in a Race Rarely Run: The Indoor Marathon
New York Times
One team included Gary Muhrcke and Norbert Sander, the winners of the New York City Marathon in 1970 and 1974. The $100 entrance fee supports the nonprofit Armory Foundation, which operates the track and educational programs. Jonathan Schindel ...