Archive for June, 2007

Video Killed The Radio Star

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Our correspondent Sarah Harrison reminded us of this great video.  It was originally posted at brooklynian.com by some poor slob whose wheels were pilfered.  The action was caught by a surveillance camera.

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Doug Stern

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Curacaodougportrait_2Doug Stern passed away Monday morning June 25 after a brief, hard fight with kidney cancer.

Doug was a fixture in the New York swimming and triathlon community for decades as an athlete and coach.  From his training vacations, to his swimming and deep water running classes, to acting as the chief bandit catcher at mile 26 at the marathon, ...

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Missed It By That Much

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Get_smart2Back in 2004, when Christopher Bergland set the 24-hour treadmill world record, he was gracious enough to invite his friend and rival Dean Karnazes to make a record attempt next to him.  Christopher finished with new record of 153.76 miles, while Dean ran 149+.
Yesterday, without announcing it in advance or inviting any competition, Dean took another shot at the ...

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