Running
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5K Run for Preservation
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:36pm.

videoHundreds of runners crowded the streets of Downtown Wilmington Thursday night for the 5K run for Preservation.

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10th annual Steve Haydu St. Patrick's Day Lo Tide Run
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:30pm.

video Annual 5k and 10k continue aiding uninsured young people fighting cancer. Folks got together for the 5k and 10k run benefiting local cancer patients. The event in was created in 2005 by Tim Reilly after his dear friend, Steve Haydu was diagnosed with cancer.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - January 14
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 01/14/2014 - 11:54pm.

videoHoggard and New Hanover both had dominant performances in boys basketball action on Tuesday night. Hoggard cooled off Ashley while New Hanover clubbed Laney. In girls action Laney & Ashley both won. The Trask boys got back on the winning track with a victory over archrival Pender. Check out our game highlights. Plus more!

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Triathlon attracts athletes nation-wide
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 10/26/2013 - 5:10pm.

videoAthletes from all over the country started a long day of swimming, biking, and running at Wrightsville Beach Saturday morning for the PPD Beach2Battleship iron distance and half iron distance triathlon.

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Fit Minute - How to train for a 5K
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 6:32pm.

video Thanks to the economic bust, running has become very popular again. It's one of the most inexpensive forms of exercise and you can do it virtually anywhere. Many beginner and expert runners like to work up to something like a 5K.

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Back home, area runners recount marathon bomb experience
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Wed, 04/17/2013 - 4:30pm.

video In the wake of the marathon bombing runners from New Hanover County are back from Boston. Eleven marathoners from around the area took part in the race. After all that's happened, several we spoke with say they are glad to be home.

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Donut Dash April 25
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/17/2013 - 12:17pm.

Join us for the second Wilmington Donut Dash presented by Young Life. This is an exciting event for serious runners, doughnut lovers and those looking to have a good time.

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Quintiles Marathon Weekend sets registration record
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/01/2013 - 10:36am.

Organizers of the 4th annual Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon and Half Marathon presented by Landfall Realty on behalf of the community announced today that 3,000 runners have registered for the Full Marathon, Marathon Relay and Half Marathon.

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Man bikes cross-country for a cause
Submitted by Matt Ray on Sun, 12/02/2012 - 5:51pm.

videoHe's already run from coast to coast. Now, Chris Nicholas has his sights set on bigger goals.

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Gallop before the gravy
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Thu, 11/22/2012 - 6:55pm.

video Runners laced up this morning for a 5k race called "Gallop for the Gravy." The race took off at the YMCA on Market Street and wrapped around Wilmington. Runners of all ages participated in the event, some running just for fun while others pushed themselves to finish first.

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