Road Running News

Road Running News

We cover all the latest news from the world of road racing - including such events as the Burnie10 and the Noosa Bolt 5km. We also cover all race walking news, including all the IAAF Race Walking events throughout the year.

Team Australia third overall at IAAF World Relays, as Weightman & Trengove PB at...

Team Australia has finished an outstanding third overall at the IAAF World Relays, with top-five finishes by the women’s 4x400m relay, the men’s 4x800m relay and mixed 4x400m relay closing out an amazing two-day campaign for the green and...

Australia’s top marathoners perform strongly in London and Hamburg – Results

London Marathon Aussie Highlight - Lisa Weightman took 50 seconds of her PB to finish 5th and record the 3rd fastest all-time Australian marathon for women with 2:25:15.  London Marathon - Elite Aussie Results Place overall Place gender Place category Name Club Runner no Category Half Finish 10 10 10 » SHELLEY, Michael...

Haspa Marathon Hamburg: Mekonnen and Augusto triumph

Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto triumph in Hamburg
 Tsegaye Mekonnen and Jessica Augusto grasped the top honours in the 32nd edition of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on Sunday. In a tight men’s finish Ethiopia’s Mekonnen held off the Olympic Marathon...

Vienna City Marathon: Korir and Kiprop win thrilling duels

Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop win thrilling duels Kenyans Albert Korir and Nancy Kiprop took the Vienna City Marathon after thrilling duels. Korir edged ahead in the final 150 metres, beating Ishmael Bushendich by two seconds. Korir clocked 2:08:40...

World Record For Keitany At London Marathon

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved. LONDON (23-Apr) -- Kenya's Mary Keitany threw caution to the wind here today, blasted through the first half of the 37th Virgin Money London Marathon in a scorching 1:06:54,...

American Elites Taylor, Thweatt Ready for London Marathon Debuts

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved LONDON (21-Apr) -- Sunday's 37th Virgin Money London Marathon has a power-packed elite field of 35 men and 30 women, but only two are from the United States: Kellyn...

Vienna City Marathon on Sunday: Deribe Robi eyes fast time

Deribe Robi eyes 2:05 to 2:06 time in Vienna Ten runners feature personal bests of sub 2:10 in what is likely the best ever men’s elite field in the history of the Vienna City Marathon. Depending on weather conditions organisers...

After Dubai Disappointment, Bekele Optimistic For London Marathon

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved LONDON (20-Apr) -- After a rousing, near-world record victory over Wilson Kipsang at last September's BMW Berlin Marathon, Kenenisa Bekele went to the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon last January...

London Marathon Women Could Tackle All-Women’s World Record

LONDON MARATHON WOMEN COULD TACKLE ALL-WOMEN'S WORLD RECORD By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved LONDON (19-Apr) -- With four athletes with sub-2:20 personal bests, and another four who have broken 2:22, Paula Radcliffe's all-women's world record...

MPs on the run before general election – 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon

MPs ON THE RUN BEFORE GENERAL ELECTION Members of Parliament of all political persuasions put aside their party differences this morning when they gathered on College Green in Westminster to swap words of solidarity and encouragement ahead of this Sunday’s...