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Two outstanding athletes from Kenya face each other in the 45th edition of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday when Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang meet for the third round of their rivalry in the fastest marathon in the world. Kipchoge’s best of 2:03:05 is only eight seconds slower than the current world record...
The strongest women’s field in the history of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON will line up for the 45th edition on Sunday, including perhaps the greatest female long distance runner of all time, Tirunesh Dibaba. Among the Ethiopian’s rivals will be last year’s winner, Kenya’s Gladys Cherono and her compatriot Edna Kiplagat,...
Julian’s bageling up in NYC, star-spotting in Central Park and running fast with Tim Lefroy. Dane Verwey from episode 11 fills in with Brad out on BabyWatch. Dane’s aiming for a sub 2:24 while balancing his busy work as a physio and ticks off the final sessions before flying to...
by Paul Gains Over its decades-long history, the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon has been graced by some of the world’s greatest marathoners, but never an Olympic champion. That will all change October 21st when Uganda’s Stephen Kiprotich will race in this IAAF Gold Label event. The 2012 London Olympic marathon champion...
A flurry of late entries has been received from a number of high-quality athletes for the world’s richest mile in Darwin this Sunday September 16. Among them is American trackstar Craig Engels.  The 24-year-old is in the prime of his career, having finished 7th in the final of the IAAF World Indoor...
Runner's Tribe - Inside Running Podcast Episode 44: Dr Philo Saunders Brad jogs through the week and catches a head cold. Julian catches up with Bri, watches half the college football showdown and tries to establish pace with the locals. Brady also catches a head cold, gets elevation, gets freezing. Starts discussing...
The IAAF World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 will take place in 200 days’ time, but Tuesday 11 September marks another important milestone for cross country. In one month from today, the athletics programme will get under way at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, where cross-country running will make its debut. Cross-country running...
The 40th edition of the Gold Coast Marathon generated a record-breaking $28.5 million and more than 100,000 visitor nights for the Queensland economy. New data shows the event also attracted more than 27,000 participants including more than 6,500 in the sold-out signature marathon event. Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones said...
The latest in the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON’S history of thrilling contests and fast performances is eagerly awaited as the Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge returns to defend his title against the former world record holder Wilson Kipsang on Sunday. The great Kenyan duo have met on two previous occasions here with the match...
After two afternoons of non-stop action, the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 concluded on Sunday with Americas capturing the title after a fierce battle with Europe, the defending champions. Competition records were broken in four events and another one was equalled during the two-day event, along with several national records. Beyond the record-breaking performances, there...
                                 
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