Paul Lonyangata and Betsy Saina ran to victories at the Paris Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label road race whose 42nd edition took place on Sunday (7).
Kenya’s Edward Waweru and Betsy Saina took top honours at the Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon, winning the IAAF Silver Label road race in PBs of 1:00:31 and 1:09:17 respectively on Sunday (4).
World and Olympic champions at all distances ranging from 1500m to the marathon will be meeting over 10km for the Morrisons Great Manchester Run, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (10).
Two-time world cross-country medallist Teklemariam Medhin from Eritrea handed Uganda’s Timothy Toroitich a rare defeat this winter at the 60th edition of the Cross Internacional de San Sebastian at the Lasarte racecourse on Sunday (11).
World junior steeplechase champion Ruth Jebet and African 5000m bronze medallist Janet Kisa lead a strong women’s line-up at Campaccio in San Giorgio su Legnano on 6 January, the first IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting of 2015.