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Previews05 Nov 2021

Course record-holder Kibet aims to regain Istanbul Marathon title

Leading the entry lists with their respective PBs of 2:05:25 and 2:21:59 are Ethiopia’s Bazu Worku and Mamitu Daska.

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Previews15 Jan 2016

Another Ethiopian double looks likely in Houston

Ethiopian athletes have won both the men’s and women’s races at the past seven editions of the Chevron Houston Marathon; a trend that looks set to continue at the IAAF Bronze Label Road Race on 17 January.

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News23 Dec 2015

Gedefa, Worku and Shone lead Houston Marathon fields

The past two men’s champions and three of the top four women from the 2015 edition of the Chevron Houston Marathon will return to the IAAF Bronze Label Road Race on 17 January.

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Previews23 Oct 2015

Gabius looking to break German record at the Frankfurt Marathon

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.

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Previews27 Feb 2015

Worku faces tough challenge in Lake Biwa Marathon title defence

Three big names are set to clash at the 70th Lake Biwa Marathon as defending champion Bazu Worku, 2012 winner Samuel Ndungu and Eric Ndiema will line up for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday (1).

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News13 Feb 2015

Worku will return to defend Lake Biwa Marathon title

Defending champion Bazu Worku will return to this year’s Lake Biwa Mainichi Marathon on Sunday 1 March, organisers for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced on Friday (13).

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News19 Jan 2015

Quality field set to challenge Bekele’s course record in Paris

One year after Kenenisa Bekele broke the course record on his debut at the classic distance, organisers of the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon have assembled another star-studded field for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 12 April.

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News07 Jan 2015

Two-time winner Worku leads Houston Marathon line-up

The 43rd edition of the Chevron Houston Marathon features stacked fields as defending champion Bazu Worku returns to the IAAF Bronze Label Road Race on January 18.

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Previews14 Nov 2014

Course records could fall at Istanbul Marathon

After several close calls over the past three editions of the Vodafone Istanbul Marathon, the course records of 2:10:42 and 2:27:25 look ripe for the picking at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday (16).

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Previews22 May 2014

Kenyan stars Mutai, Kiprop and Keitany head up Ottawa’s 10km and marathon

Spectators lining the streets of Ottawa on Saturday night (24) will witness an epic race as two-time New York Marathon champion Geoffrey Mutai faces 2010 world half marathon champion Wilson Kiprop in the Lowertown Brewery Ottawa 10km, the first of the Canadian capital city’s two IAAF Silver Label Road Races.

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News07 May 2014

Wesley Korir leads best field ever At Ottawa Marathon

The 2013 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon produced course records in both the men’s and women’s races thanks to the Ethiopian pair of Tariku Jufar and Yeshi Esayias, who ran 2:08:05 and 2:25:31 respectively, but elite athlete coordinator Manny Rodrigues is optimistic that both marks will be reduced further on Sunday 25 May.

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Report02 Mar 2014

Bazu Worku continues his winning ways at Lake Biwa

Ethiopia’s Bazu Worku broke away from Kenya’s defending champion Vincent Kipruto with less than two kilometres to go to win the 69th edition of Lake Biwa Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in 2:09:10 on Sunday (2).

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