Toroitich heads Ugandan squad for World Half Marathon

Published on September 23, 2009 |

Martin Kityo Toroitich who was a member of Uganda’s bronze medal winning team at the 2004 World Half Marathon Championships in New Delhi leads his country’s assault for honours at next month’s IAAF / EDF Energy World Half Marathon Championships in Birmingham, UK on Sunday 11 October. Toroitich, the elder brother of reigning 10,000m Commonwealth…

18th IAAF World Half Marathon Championship

Published on May 16, 2009 |

Birmingham was the host of the 2003 IAAF World Indoor Championships, and 2007 European Indoor Championships. A total prize purse of US$245,000 will be paid by the IAAF.The payment of prize money is dependent upon the athletes clearing the usual anti-doping procedures.