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With just three weeks to go until the IAAF Athletics Awards 2018, the IAAF is delighted to announce the five finalists for the 2018 Female Rising Star Award to recognise this year's best U20 athlete. The winner will be announced live on stage at the IAAF Athletics Awards 2018 in Monaco on Tuesday...
With just three weeks to go until the IAAF Athletics Awards 2018, the IAAF is delighted to announce the five finalists for the 2018 Male Rising Star Award to recognise this year's best U20 athlete. The winner will be announced live on stage at the IAAF Athletics Awards 2018 in Monaco on Tuesday...
Mohamed Reda El Aaraby of Morocco played a starring role at 16th edition of the BLOM Bank Beirut Marathon on Sunday morning (11), clocking a course record of 2:10:41 to upset the favourites in the IAAF Gold Label road race. On what proved a magical day in the Lebanese capital,...
Ticket packages for the widely anticipated IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 are now on sale to fans and families across the world, with seat prices starting from as little as $21.95 AUD for the event to be staged in Qatar between September 27 – October 6, 2019. The exciting announcement was...
Kenyans Brimin Misoi and Shelmith Muriuki won the 36th edition of the Athens Marathon in testing conditions. In warm weather with temperatures going above 20 Celsius, Misoi took the lead early and ran alone for almost 15 kilometres. The 29-year-old clocked a strong 2:10:56, the third fastest time ever...
Wesley Korir will be hoping to resume his racing career with a flourish at the 16th edition of the BLOM Bank Beirut Marathon on Sunday (11), a day that will see almost 50,000 runners take to the streets across the various races. The 35-year-old Kenyan, a winner of the Boston...
Athens put the marathon world centre stage in the AIMS Gala ceremony broadcast live on the national television channel ERT on Friday evening as the achievements of four outstanding personalities of the international running scene were celebrated. The Kenyans Gladys Cherono and Eliud Kipchoge were elected AIMS Marathon Runners...
This week’s episode is sponsored by Run For a Cause Ballarat & Brooks Running. Stay tuned for the promo on Inside Running Instagram & Facebook. Julian tests his threshold VO2 max, draws a dog smoking a cigarette and gets Blake Hose ready for Kepler. Brad’s making progress with the calf. Brady’s...
2018 TCS New York City Marathon Has Record Number 52,812 Finishers as Champions Thank the NYPD With Official Finish-Line Tape Event smashes record as world’s largest marathon, surpassing previous mark from 2016     New York, November 5, 2018 – A total of 51,812 runners crossed the finish line at the TCS New...
Runner's Tribe Lisa Weightman has added another notch to her belt, running yet another sub-2:30 marathon (her 9th sub-2:30) to finish 8th at the New York City Marathon over the weekend.   View this post on Instagram   Feeling so very proud of my run today @nycmarathon! I enjoyed running with the best in...