The Boston Marathon

There is a claim that the Indianapolis 500 is the largest single day sporting event for attendance in North America.  I was there in 2008 and did witness over 400,000 people pass through the gates and…I was in awe. However, I will argue that the New York Marathon has that beat by a long shot. …

The Endurance Marathon

Grand Central Station  (This was taken moments after getting off the shuttle) November 2, 2012 at 10:30 PM EST The cancellation of the New York Marathon due to Hurricane Sandy had become a test of endurance for us. The week leading up to the Marathon, we watched closely the damages and heartaches that were caused…

Oscar Salazar

Petco Park, San Diego, CA August 31, 2010 8:42 PM San Diego — San Diego Padres outfielder Oscar Salazar (centre on the jumbotron) left Monday night’s game against Washington after hurting himself while making a spectacular over-the-shoulder catch in the seventh inning. With a runner on first, one out and the Padres leading 2-1, Salazar…

Indy 500

In the year of 2007, we watched with excitement the Indy 500 on T.V.   We enjoyed the car races before but for some reason, this particular sport has captured us with more interest.  I believe it had something to do with a little person named Danica Patrick.  She gave us the thrill in believing…