Kenenisa Bekele scorched to a stunning 2:01:41 victory at the BMW Berlin Marathon today (29), the second fastest performance of the all-time.
Kenyan Barselius Kipyego and Ashete Bekere of Ethiopia prevailed at the fifth Mattoni Ceske Budejovice Half Marathon, an IAAF Golden Label Road Race, on Saturday (4).
All eyes will be on Kenya’s Geoffrey Mutai in his first race following a seven-month layoff from racing at the fifth edition of the Mattoni Ceske Budejovice Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Saturday (4).
Germany’s Arne Gabius hopes to come home in front of around 15,000 runners in the Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label race, and get a rare win on Sunday (25) for a European male marathoner at a top level race over the classic distance.
Meseret Mengistu Biru, the winner of the Paris Marathon in April, will head a strong Ethiopian women’s quartet at this year’s Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday 25 October, the organisers of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced on Wednesday (1).
Aberu Kebede upstaged her male counterparts at the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, when she won in 2:22:21 on Sunday (26).
Ethiopia’s Ashete Dido set a women’s course record of 2:27:47 and there were three men under the 2:10 barrier at the 90th edition of the International Peace Marathon in the Slovakian city of Kosice, the oldest Marathon in Europe, on Sunday (6).