The unlikely sport Egyptians can't get enough of

Patrick Scott, Special to ESPN.com

Soccer may reign in Egypt, but every sport has to start somewhere -- and triathlons are gaining popularity in the African country. As one participant says, "Everyone is fascinated at what you've done -- and no one knows you suck at it." Read more ...

What athletes eat: Shalane Flanagan's marathon-training salad

It took Shalane Flanagan, winner of the 2017 NYC Marathon, 2 hours, 26 minutes and 53 seconds to cross the finish line. However, it only takes a minute to learn how to make her power-packed training salad.