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Zersenay Tadese lived up to his moniker of ‘Mr. Half Marathon’ after collecting his fifth World road running title at the 20th World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna, Bulgaria, today.
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With dominating run, Tadese takes fifth title in Kavarna – World Half Marathon Championships

Zersenay Tadese lived up to his moniker of ‘Mr. Half Marathon’ after collecting his fifth World road running title at the 20th World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna, Bulgaria, today.... Read More

Battling against warm and humid conditions, Meseret Hailu led Ethiopia to an upset victory in the team race with her surprise triumph at the 20th edition of the World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna, Bulgaria.
Reports

Hailu surprises in Kavarna – World Half Marathon Championships

Battling against warm and humid conditions, Meseret Hailu led Ethiopia to an upset victory in the team race with her surprise triumph at the 20th edition of the World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna, Bulgaria.... Read More

Dominating the proceedings from just beyond the fifth kilometre, Zersenay Tadese of Eritrea won an unprecedented fifth World Half Marathon title in Kavarna, Bulgaria, today.
News

FLASH - Tadese claims fifth title, Hailu the upset women’s winner in Kavarna – World Half Marathon Championships

Dominating the proceedings from just beyond the fifth kilometre, Zersenay Tadese of Eritrea won an unprecedented fifth World Half Marathon title in Kavarna, Bulgaria, today.... Read More

The IAAF / LOC press conference on the eve of the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, was held today (5) at the Kavarna City Hall.
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IAAF / LOC Press Conference highlights - Kavarna 2012

The IAAF / LOC press conference on the eve of the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, was held today (5) at the Kavarna City Hall.... Read More

When the gun sounds the start of the men’s race at the 20th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships on Saturday (6) morning here in this Black Sea coast resort town, the main focus of Kavarna 2012 will fall squarely on one man – Eritrea’s Zersenay Tadese, the event’s World record holder who’ll be chasing a fifth global title at the event.
Previews

Focus on Tadese in Kavarna - Men’s PREVIEW – World Half Marathon Championships

When the gun sounds the start of the men’s race at the 20th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships on Saturday (6) morning here in this Black Sea coast resort town, the main focus of Kavarna 2012 will fall squarely on one man – Eritrea’s Zersenay Tadese, the event’s World record holder who’ll be chasing a fifth global title at the event.... Read More

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Previews04 Oct 2012

Kenyan women tough to beat in Kavarna - Women’s PREVIEW – World Half Marathon Championships

Kavarna, Bulgaria – A strong Kenyan squad will start as the overwhelming favourite to take both the women’s individual and team titles at the 20th edition of the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships set for Saturday (6) in this Bulgarian Black Sea coast resort town.

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News02 Oct 2012

$245,000 Prize Money up for grabs - Kavarna 2012

A total prize purse of US$245,000 will be paid by the IAAF for the men's and women's races at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, Kavarna, Bulgaria, on Saturday 6 October 2012.

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News28 Sep 2012

Kavarna 2012 – Who to Watch – One Week to go

Carlo – With just one week to go to the 20th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, Kavarna, Bulgaria, Saturday 6 October 2012, we take a brief look at a few of the big names expected to play key roles when the focus of the distance running world turns to this resort city on the Black Sea coast.

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Press Release24 Sep 2012

Kavarna prepares to welcome road running elite

The 20th edition of the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships takes place in Kavarna, Bulgaria, on Saturday 6 October 2012.

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News18 Sep 2012

UK announces Kavarna-bound squad - World Half Marathon Championships

UK Athletics has named three athletes who will compete at the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, in Kavarna, Bulgaria on 6 October.

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News03 Sep 2012

Ayeko, Webombesa claim Uganda road running titles

Kampala, Uganda – Former World Youth 3000m champion Catherine Webombesa and Nathan Ayeko are the new Ugandan national road running champions after convincingly beating their opponents in the 21.1km Kampala city road race on Sunday (2).

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News02 Sep 2012

Chebii clocks 59:05 course record in Lille Half Marathon

Ezekiel Chebii shattered the course record at the Lille Half Marathon on Saturday (1).

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News01 Jul 2012

Mathathi and Ito win Sapporo Half

The 55th annual Sapporo International Half marathon, which doubles as the selection race for the Japanese team for the World Half Marathon Championships, was held in Sapporo, northern metropolis, on Sunday 1 July. Leading from wire to wire, Martin Mathathi, the 2007 World Championships bronze medalist at 10,000m, won the men’s division of the race in 1:01:35. The time was quite respectable considering the warm (25C) and windy weather less than ideal for distance running.

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News17 Jun 2012

London-bound Abdirahman and Goucher take US Half Marathon titles

2012 Olympic Marathon team members Abdi Abdirahman and Kara Goucher lived up to their pre-race favourite status, taking the respective men’s and women’s titles at Saturday’s (16) USA Half Marathon Championships in Duluth, Minnesota.

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News09 Jun 2012

Kiplagat Owns Central Park at 40th Anniversary women's 10K

When Edna Kiplagat reached the four-mile mark of the 2012 NYRR New York Mini 10K, she recognized the spot. "The memories are still fresh," she would say afterward about the stretch of Central Park's East Drive where she had broken away from her last two challengers in the 2010 ING New York City Marathon on her way to the victory -a landmark on her way to being chosen to represent Kenya in the London Olympic Marathon this year.

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News27 May 2012

Fast finishing Farah wins fourth London 10,000 title

Mo Farah produced a blistering finish to win the Bupa London 10,000 for the fourth year in a row on the Olympic Marathon course this morning while Mara Yamauchi led from start to finish to take her first victory in the women's race.

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News07 May 2012

Assefa and Areb take Hawassa Half victories

Habtamu Assefa and Zeytuna Areb scooped the top prizes at the 3rd edition of the Every One Half Marathon Races staged at Haile Resort in Hawassa on Sunday.

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