Set 1 - Gawker has a great time-lapse video of "Run the New York City Marathon in 5 Minutes. Runner Gwen Schroeder ran this year's race with a camera strapped to her head and took a photo
every minute. She then strung those together and added some music and some drama so you can see just what it's like to push your body to its limit."
Set 2 - Gizmodo has "7 Tools To Help You Finish That Marathon (No Matter What)
On Sunday the annual NYC marathon was held, but if you decided to skip the twenty six mile jaunt for fear of being humiliated, here are seven tools that will guarantee you at least finish next year's race. Or even post a remarkable time if you don't feel the rules apply to you."
Set 3- AdWeek looks at "Asics Asks: Can You Run Faster Than This Ad? New Yorkers chase marathoner Ryan Hall in the subway. Here's a wonderful—though potentially hazardous—out-of-home execution for Asics running shoes by ad agency Vitro. Timed to the ING New York City Marathon this past weekend, Asics installed a 60-foot video wall in the Columbus Circle subway station and challenged passersby to race against top U.S. marathoner Ryan Hall."