The lead cyclist guiding the fastest runners among 4,000 participating in Sunday's Urban Cow Half-Marathon made a wrong turn in Land Park, an error that added more than a half mile to the event, possibly affecting qualifying times for some runners.
The American River Parkway Foundation has received a $30,000 donation from the running organization Sacramento Friends in Training, the foundation announced Wednesday.
The Sacramento Running Association's newly-formed Hall of Fame has named its first inductee Olympic gold medalist distance runner Billy Mills.
The California International Marathon, run on a fast course, is also gaining a reputation for filling its entry field in a hurry.
The annual UC Davis Blue-Gold football scrimmage is tonight at Aggie Stadium at 7 p.m.
Sign-ups are being accepted for the Run to Remember, an event honoring those who died in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States.
Friday Night Lights here connote something far, far different than in most places.
More than 3,000 runners have already registered for the Dec. 2 California International Marathon.