The worldwide marathon community will celebrate a special race weekend in Athens in November. A gala featuring the 2014 AIMS Best Marathon Runner (BMR) Awards and other honours will take place on 7th November, two days before the Athens Marathon, which was renamed earlier this year to emphasise its unique historic background. The race is […]
World Record Holder Dennis Kimetto warns rivals to expect another decade of his marathon virtuosity. Barely eight hours after he had taken the marathon into a new territory with his 2:02:57 to win the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON on Sunday, Dennis lounged back in his chair after his evening meal and before the post-race party, reflecting on […]
Photo Credit: www.photorun.net A new chapter in the marathon was opened with a magnificent flourish by Dennis Kimetto in Berlin on Sunday (September 28). In only his fifth race at the distance, the Kenyan smashed the 2:03 barrier a year after his compatriot Wilson Kipsang had brought the world record down to 2:03:23 on the […]
Kenyan runners have dominated the men’s race of the BMW Frankfurt Marathon for more than a decade. The past twelve champions of Germany’s oldest city marathon have all come from Kenya. However this win streak will be tested to the limits and it could well be the Ethiopians who finally make the headlines again this […]
Geoffrey Ronoh upstages Geoffrey Mutai and breaks course record in Birell wins women’s title over the Birell Prague Grand Prix 10K.