10/29/2014 8:52AM

Las Vegas Marathon lures long-winded locals


ARCADIA, Calif. – Officially, the $500,000 Breeders’ Cup Marathon at 1 3/4 miles ended a six-year run earlier this year when the Breeders’ Cup organization discontinued a race that never drew the expected quality of runners from around the world and often had fields strung out through the stretch.