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Tatyana dominates the Marathon

28 Oct , 2014  

In 2013, Tatyana McFadden went four-for-four in the world’s most prestigious marathons. She won at Boston, London, Chicago and New York City. The American wheelchair racer and Paralympic champion became the first competitor to win all four in a year. It was the Grand Slam of the marathon world and now McFadden, 25, is on […]

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Tatyana named USATF Athlete of the Week

15 Oct , 2014  

INDIANAPOLIS — Eleven-time Olympic medalist Tatyana McFadden is USATF’s Athlete of the Week after winning her fourth consecutive Chicago Marathon crown and her seventh consecutive marathon title overall. McFadden (Clarksville, Maryland) finished the Bank of America Chicago Marathon in 1:44:50, 22 seconds ahead of her next closest competitor, Manuela Schar of Switzerland, who finished in […]

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Tatyana wins Chicago Marathon!

13 Oct , 2014  

My fifth Chicago marathon win. I feel so fortunate! Now on to NYC in two weeks. SEE VIDEO

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Joshua George Wins Men’s Chicago Marathon Wheelchair Race

12 Oct , 2014  

Congratulations to my good friend Josh George! SEE VIDEO

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Warrior Games 2014: Army Wheelchair Basketball Athletes Live by the Warrior Creed

30 Sep , 2014  

Colorado Springs, Colorado – “The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender,” a Vince Lombardi quote, hangs embossed on one of many plaques that dot the gym at the Olympic Training Center Sports Center One. The National Anthem rang out crisp and clear, electrifying the famous football coach’s words. This was the calm […]

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Tatyana McFadden will Continue to Build on her Legacy at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon

17 Sep , 2014  

September 17, 2014 – McFadden, the only athlete in history to win four of the world’s major marathons—London, Boston, Chicago, and New York—in a single season, will battle a formidable women’s field. A men’s field of wheelchair-racing greats will look to thwart defending champion and five-time world champion Marcel Hug New York, September 16, 2014—An illustrious field […]

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McFadden vs. McFadden in the 100m

27 Jul , 2014  

For the first time, two sisters, Tatyana and Hannah McFadden, competed head-to-head in the women’s 100m wheelchair finals in London. View Video

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Tatyana McFadden Wins Another Marathon

27 Apr , 2014  

BOSTON — Tatyana McFadden continued her domination of wheelchair racing, winning her second straight Boston Marathon on her 25th birthday on Monday. McFadden, who swept the Boston, Chicago, London and New York City Marathons last year, won in 1 hour, 35 minutes, 6 seconds, for her sixth straight major marathon victory. “It was definitely a great birthday present,” […]

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American Tatyana McFadden Wins Again

21 Apr , 2014  

Tatyana McFadden made her 25th birthday a winning one, defending her women’s wheelchair title at the 118th Boston Marathon on Monday. McFadden won last year’s race in her Boston debut, and made it 2-for-2 in impressive fashion. She pushed past Tsuchida Wakako of Japan near the halfway point, and kept building her lead. The historic […]

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Tatyana McFadden Claims Surprise Paralympic Silver Medal

12 Mar , 2014  

Ten-time Summer Paralympic medalist Tatyana McFadden won her first Winter Paralympic medal Wednesday, silver in the 1km cross-country sprint, less than two years after she picked up skiing. McFadden, 24, finished 4.61 seconds behind Norway’s Mariann Marthinsen to win one of two U.S. medals Wednesday. Alpine skier Laurie Stephens added bronze in the sitting slalom. McFadden won her medal in front […]