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Patrice Matamoros

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Community Clean-Ups, Parties Aim To Put City’s Best Foot Forward For Marathon

Runners in the Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon on May 4 will pass through 13 Pittsburgh neighborhoods.

04/11/2014

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Time Running Out To Register For Pittsburgh Marathon

It’s the last call for the Dick’s Sporting Goods City of Pittsburgh Marathon.

03/07/2014

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Harris, Hurdle Among Those Honored At Dapper Dan Awards

It was a night to remember at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. The 78th annual Dapper Dan Dinner and Sports Auction was held Thursday night.

02/07/2014

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Sunday’s 10-Miler Rankles Some Businesses

The success of the Pittsburgh marathon has spawned new events.

10/31/2013

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Pittsburgh Marathon Organizers Announce Ten Miler Race

Pittsburgh has the Marathon, the Half Marathon and the Great Race 10K, not to mention the Turkey Trot.

06/26/2013

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Security Measures In Full Swing For Upcoming Pittsburgh Marathon

Let the countdown begin. The Pittsburgh Marathon is just 3 days away and organizers say they are ready to roll.

05/02/2013

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Marathon Medical Staff Learning Lessons From Boston Tragedy

The running world will have its eyes on Pittsburgh this weekend for the running of the Pittsburgh Marathon.

05/01/2013

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Officials Announce Security Changes To Pittsburgh Marathon

Mayor Luke Ravenstahl vowed that the Pittsburgh Marathon will not go bankrupt in the future despite any increased cost of additional security.

04/25/2013

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Officials Plan To Increase Security For Pittsburgh Marathon

Pittsburgh Public Safety Director Michael Huss had his regularly scheduled briefings with his top security chiefs today, but the Boston bombings were uppermost in their minds as Pittsburgh’s own marathon looms next month.

04/16/2013

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Runners Participate In First GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Race

Downtown Pittsburgh quickly made the transition from corporate Pittsburgh to race course shortly after 6 p.m. Friday as the city launched its first GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Race. Race organizers seemed to have a plan and the plan seemed to work, but downtown commuters and some businesses were caught off guard by the new event.

08/17/2012

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Marathon Could Create Traffic, Parking Nightmare In City

If you plan on driving into the city over the next few days, keep two things in mind, patience and planning.

05/04/2012

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Marathon Set To Bring Tourist $ To City, But Could Cause Traffic Nightmare

A record field of more than 25,000 runners will take part in the 2012 Pittsburgh Marathon.

05/02/2012

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Pittsburgh Marathon Already Setting Records

It’s still months away, but already this year’s Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon is setting records. On race day, a record 20,000 runners will participate in the marathon, half marathon and relay.

02/10/2012

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Despite Gray Skies, Marathon A Big Success

A cloudy, wet morning couldn’t stop the wave of runners poised at the new start line for the Pittsburgh Marathon on Sunday morning. With the sound of the starter’s pistol, a sea of humanity took off on a 26.2 mile course, taking them through downtown streets, across bridges and through neighborhoods.

05/15/2011