Gabrielle Bluestone · 11/03/13 12:14PM

And Kenya takes it. Geoffrey Mutai successfully defended his 2011 New York City Marathon title (last year's race was canceled due to Hurricane Sandy) with a 2:08:24, and fellow Kenyan Priscah Jeptoo won the women's title with an unofficial time of 2:25:07.

Run the New York City Marathon in 5 Minutes

Brian Moylan · 11/08/11 04:37PM

The winning time at the New York City Marathon on Sunday was two hours and five minutes. How about shaving two hours off of that and running the whole thing in just about five minutes? Now you can, and not even leave your chair.

Watch 45,000 People Run a Marathon in Under Two Minutes

Brian Moylan · 11/08/10 05:57PM

It took the runners hours to finish, but thanks to this MTA time-lapse video, you can watch the joggers in yesterday's NYC Marathon begin the race by crossing the Verrazano bridge in no time at all. Participation is overrated anyway.

Social Networking During NYC Marathon Is Very Dangerous

Jeff Neumann · 11/05/10 06:18AM

Are you running the NYC Marathon this weekend? Don't tweet or update your Facebook status because a distracted runner is dangerous for everyone. What if you learn some bad news, mid-run? Also, who the hell tweets during a marathon? [NYDN]

cityfile · 10/29/09 05:02PM

• The hotel bar is experiencing a resurgence, as you've probably noticed. [VF]
• Indochine is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a new book. [GoaG]
• Does Danny Meyer have a new restaurant in store for the church on 21st Street and Park Avenue South? That's the rumor anyway. [Eater]
• A Q&A with Locanda Verde's Andrew Carmellini. [Blackbook]
• The annual Chocolate Show goes down this weekend. [ChocolateShow]
• A few suggestions on where to carbo-load if you're planning to run the marathon this Sunday. Or where to just pig out if you're not. [SE]