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ATLANTA (WAOK)-Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed told a group of reporters during a roundtable discussion at City Hall on Monday that he has taken notice of the growing incidents of “bump and rob” crimes and he […]
Whether you are a recreational jogger or a marathon runner, the Atlanta area offers running clubs for all ages, abilities and experience levels. Here are some the best in the Atlanta area.
Peter Kirui of Kenya was the winner of the 43rd annual Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta. Kirui’s unofficial time of 27 minutes, 36 seconds ties the fourth-fastest time in race history. It’s the first Peachtree […]
ATLANTA (WAOK) – The annual Independence Day tradition is under a heat alert. Peachtree Road Race runners beware! Much like the homeland security agency’s color code system, participants will be made aware when heat conditions […]
Part pilgrimage, part road race, Peachtree is truly a tradition for many Atlantans. Whether this is your thousandth road race, your first competition or just a day’s diversion, the Peachtree Road Race is a must for any Atlantan. This year, the race anticipates 150,000 spectators, so pick your spot early for prime viewing real estate. Spectator spots vary from mile one the Buckhead shopping district to mile six where competitors reunite with their support teams. Camp out on Cardiac Hill to watch the racers really struggle, or enjoy art curve, but don’t miss this amazing annual display of Atlantan talent.
Fireworks displays happen everywhere on July 4th. But some cities and towns put a unique spin on this American holiday.
ATLANTA (WAOK)-If you have plans to spend the Fourth of July with thousands of your closest friends at the Peachtree Road Race now is the time to register. The process is simple. Go to this […]
ATLANTA (WAOK)-Are you and the family ready for the Fourth of July events? Lots of fireworks, cookouts and a world famous road race are just some of the activities scheduled. Check out the list. All-American […]
Geoffrey Mutai won the Boston Marathon in 2 hours, 3 minutes, 2 seconds. It’s the fastest anyone has ever run the 26.2 mile distance. But, because of a strong tailwind on a downhill course, Mutai’s […]
Peachtree Road Race and Fireworks!