Kwambai and Kilel sprint to victory in Daegu Marathon
Following Ethiopian doubles at the past two editions of the Daegu International Marathon, there’s a fair chance that Kenyan athletes will come out on top at the IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (3).
The Kenyan talents of Peres Jepchirchir and Daniel Chebii will complete a busy week competing in Czech races when they line up for the fifth edition of the Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Saturday (12).
The 2014 Boston Marathon, the 118th running of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race, will start in the semi-rural town of Hopkinton on Monday (21) and arrive with both triumph and some sense of relief at downtown Boston’s Boylston Street some two hours and a few minutes later.
Kenyans Vincent Kipruto and Caroline Kilel triumphed at the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, where stormy and wet weather ruined hopes for record performances on Sunday (27).
Two former BMW Frankfurt Marathon champions will return to the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 27 October while the silver medallist of the2011 World Championships has also been confirmed, organisers announced on Wednesday (24).
Running in unkind, cold and snowy conditions (4 C.) Kenyans Simon Ndiragu and Caroline Cheptanui cruised to victory at the Borden uptown 8000 in Dallas today (7).