Patrick Harten: An Air Traffic Controller Takes to the Streets

On January 15, 2009, Patrick Harten guided US Airways Flight 1549 to its emergency landing in the Hudson River. Listen to his inspiring story as the air traffic controller to the “Miracle on the Hudson,” and his mental approach to endurance sports. You can watch him, along with 50,000 other runners, race the TCS New York City Marathon on November 4 at 9 a.m. EST. It will be broadcasted on ABC 7 (Tri-State) and ESPN 2 (National).

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Small But Mighty: Runner John Young Defies the Odds

Theresa Juva / May 17, 2018

John Young never imagined that he would one day call himself an endurance athlete. Born with Achondroplasia, a form of dwarfism, Young was constantly told when he was a child that wasn’t built for many physical activities. As an adult, a doctor told him not to run or risk damaging his spine. Today, not only does […]