It’s tough & challenging, 42.195 km in 2 hours. But if we go back to 2005, thinking about 2 hours 5 mins was crime. But it happened. Not that, almost 10 marathoners achieved this feat till now. 2 hour 3Continue reading… Target 2018: Will someone break Two-hour Marathon this year?
Laura Graham has become the first Northern Ireland athlete to win the Belfast Marathon 2017 since Barbara Brewer’s 1999 triumph. She is the mother of four, 3 daughters and a son. The 31-year-old set a new personal best of twoContinue reading… Mother of four clinched Belfast Marathon 2017 title
Mary Keitany won the women’s race, setting a new women-only world record with a time of 2:17:01, while Daniel Wanjiru came first in the men’s race in 2:05:48. Keitany set a new womens-only world record in the process, crossing theContinue reading… London Marathon 2017 Winners – Kenyans Mary Keitany & Daniel Wanjiru
Two-time world champion Edna Kiplagat (Women’s category) and relative unknown Geoffrey Kirui (Men’s category) were crowned champions at the 121st running of the Boston Marathon, 2017, the first double win for Kenya in five years. Kiplagat ran 2:21:52, and KiruiContinue reading… Kiplagat & Kirui achieve Kenyan double at Boston Marathon, 2017
Kenya’s Marius Kimutai and Meskerem Assefa of Ethiopia were the winners at the NN Rotterdam Marathon (IAAF Gold Label Road Race) on Sunday – 9th April. Temperature was beating everyone, it was the second-hottest NN Marathon Rotterdam in history. KimutaiContinue reading… Winners of NN Rotterdam Marathon 2017 – Marius Kimutai & Meskerem Assefa
Joyciline Jepkosgei of Kenya became the first women to break 65 mins hurdle for 13.1 miles (21.097 km). She broke 4 world records during Sportisimo Prague Half Marathon held on 1st April in Praque. Joyciline Jepkosgei, a little-known 23-year-old KenyanContinue reading… Joyciline Jepkosgei – New World record holder in Women’s Half marathon
As you all know, the official distance of the Full marathon is 42.195 kilometres (26.219 miles, or 26 miles 385 yards), it is usually run as a road race. The marathon was one of the original modern Olympic events sinceContinue reading… Top 6 World’s Fastest Full Marathoners (Men’s)