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26dGreg Garber

Only the strong will succeed in the Beer Mile World Classic

If you can drink and run without spilling the contents of your stomach, London is the place to be this weekend for the Beer Mile World Classic 2016.

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Ethiopia: Protesting marathoner welcomed back

The Ethiopian marathon runner who made an anti-government gesture at the Rio Games while approaching the finish line will not face prosecution upon his return home, a government spokesman said.

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30dRichie Porte

Porte: Tough Tour will make me better at Olympics

In his Tour diary after stage 20, Richie Porte reflects on a tough and testing Tour de France that will make him an even better rider at next year's event and next month's Rio Olympics.

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Dumoulin injures wrist in fall, abandons Tour

Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin, a favorite for gold in the Olympic time trial, abandoned the Tour de France in tears Friday after injuring his left wrist in a fall two stages from the end of the race.

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Distance great Bekele left off Ethiopia team

Kenenisa Bekele has been left off Ethiopia's team for the Olympics after missing the country's qualifying criteria for both the marathon and the 10,000 meters.

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48dSarah Gearhart

'I'm never allowed to forget,' says Graham MacIndoe

Runner Graham MacIndoe went to hell and back, struggling with alcohol and drug addictions. His family fell apart, and he spent time in prison. But he found running to be his saving grace.

46dRupert Guinness

The drama of the Tour's seventh stage

With something to prove after being left off of the Olympic team, Briton Steve Cummings won Stage 7. But fellow countryman Adam Yates had a different kind of luck.

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47dRupert Guinness

Tour de France: The risk and reward of the descent

With stage five -- the hill stage -- and a crash behind him, Serge Pauwels is reminded of the importance of the descent: It can make or break a day in the saddle.

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Boy, 9, makes historic swim to Alcatraz and back

James Savage, a 9-year-old from Los Banos, became the youngest swimmer to make journey from San Francisco to Alcatraz Island and back, breaking a record previously held by a 10-year-old boy.

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61dDoug Williams

Dipsea Race: There's nothing typical about it.

Started 111 years ago, the Dipsea Race attracts every kind of runner. One thing they have in common? A fearlessness of the rugged terrain -- and the unknowns -- between the start and finish.