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Press Release28 Oct 2021

Ratified: world records for Chepngetich and Niyonsaba

Chepngetich's 1:04:02 half marathon and Niyonsaba's 5:21.56 2000m world records are now official

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Report10 Oct 2021

Tura and Chepngetich take Chicago Marathon titles

Seifu Tura kept his cool to triumph, while Ruth Chepngetich had a solo run to success.

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News18 Aug 2021

World champion Chepngetich to make Chicago Marathon debut

Kenya’s 2019 world marathon champion Ruth Chepngetich will be among the athletes in action when the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, a World Athletics Elite Platinum Label Road Race, returns on 10 October.

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Report04 Apr 2021

Chepngetich smashes world half marathon record in Istanbul

World marathon champion Ruth Chepngetich took 29 seconds off the world record to win the N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon, a World Athletics Elite Label road race, clocking a stunning 1:04:02 in the Turkish city on Sunday (4).

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News26 Jan 2021

Kamworor and Obiri added to Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon line-up

The fields for the Ras Al Khamimah Half Marathon continue to go from strength to strength with five-time world champion Geoffrey Kamworor and two-time world 5000m champion Hellen Obiri added to the line-up for the World Athletics Gold Label road race on 19 February.

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Previews29 Dec 2020

Yehualaw and Simiu poised to strike in Madrid

The 56th edition of the San Silvestre Vallecana will be held, as is tradition, on New Year’s Eve in Madrid, but this year there have been some significant changes to the World Athletics Gold Label road race.

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News11 Nov 2020

Defending champions Gemechu and Belihu set to face tough opposition at Delhi Half

Organisers of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon have announced that Tsehay Gemechu and Andamlak Belihu will defend their titles at the World Athletics Gold Label road race on Sunday 29 November.

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Previews02 Oct 2020

Defending champions Kipchoge and Kosgei set for titanic clashes in London

He is already the history man of marathon running but Eliud Kipchoge will be chasing another record-breaking milestone when he goes head to head with Ethiopian rival Kenenisa Bekele in Sunday’s 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon, a World Athletics Platinum Label road race.

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News21 Aug 2020

Star-studded fields confirmed for 2020 London Marathon

Organisers of the Virgin Money London Marathon have confirmed the full elite fields for the World Athletics Platinum Label road race on Sunday 4 October.

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News08 Nov 2019

Desisa and Chepngetich win 2019 AIMS Best Marathon Runner Awards

World marathon champions Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Ruth Chepngetich of Kenya were tonight recognised as the male and female recipients of the 2019 ‘Best Marathon Runner’ award by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS).

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Report28 Sep 2019

Report: women's marathon - IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019

A first midnight marathon at a World Championships saw Kenya’s Ruth Chepngetich earn her first major gold on the floodlit Corniche tonight, clocking 2:32:43 in testing heat and humidity.

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Report28 Apr 2019

Weekend road round-up: Chepngetich sets Japanese all-comers’ record in Gifu, race records fall in Madrid and Krakow

Kenya’s Reuben Kerio and Ethiopia’s Shasho Insermu set race records at the 42nd Rock ’n’ Roll Madrid Marathon, crossing the line of the IAAF Gold Label road race in 2:08:18 and 2:26:24 respectively on Saturday (27).

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