In 2016, 12,166 women finished the race .) 1978: After 272 days at sea, Naomi Christine James becomes the first woman to sail solo around the world via Cape Horn, besting Sir Francis Chichester's record by two days. 1985: Dog musher Libby Riddles.
The fastest time was 2:00:25, less than 1 second per mile behind the two-hour mark. The record stayed put, but it's closer than ever to breaking. Wednesday night at 8:00 p.m. ET, National Geographic airs an hourlong documentary, "Breaking2," about the.
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In Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., the women's golf team tied for seventh at the Jacksonville Classic. Pan Paksanont recorded her first career top-five finish at 4-over 220. • Junior guard Mike Cunningham was named to the Atlantic Sun Conference men's.
I wonder if U.S. women's national soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo's new ... Hantuchova's blonde hair and girl next door sex appeal have been magnets for sponsors like Nike and Adidas, and earned her a feature in the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit.
The Olympic marathon gold medallist ran the 26.2 miles around Monza F1 racing track in two hours 25 seconds, shaving over a minute and a half off Dennis Kimetto's world record time at the 2014 Berlin Marathon. While Kipchoge and Nike were unable to.
And for International Women's Day, Nike announced a “Pro Hijab” for female Muslim athletes, with its own eye-grabbing (and controversial) video. These ads are inspirational—unless you believe that the factory workers making Nike sneakers, who are.
The fastest shoes in the world? Nike and Adidas reveal shoes designed to shatter the 2-hour marathon record Men's Fitness.
The story begins with Ferdinand Porsche's humble beginnings, including the first Porsche ever built, the P1 (no, not the Mclaren hypercar), and the first-ever hybrid car- the Lohner-Porsche. After chauffeuring Archduke Franz Ferdinand around, Ferdinand.
A little more than a week later, Nike unveiled its competing shoe, the Vaporfly Elite, which three world-class runners will wear in the company's own sub-two-hour attempt: Rio gold medalist Eliud Kipchoge (PR 2:03:05), Boston Marathon winner Lelisa.