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Report13 Apr 2021

Linden breaks world 50km best

Desiree Linden has become the first woman to run 50km in under three hours, breaking the world best with 2:59:54 at a specially-organised event in Oregon on Tuesday (13).

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News27 Jun 2018

Linden to race New York City Marathon

Boston Marathon champion Des Linden will race the TCS New York City Marathon on 4 November, making her second appearance at the IAAF Gold Label event after finishing fifth in 2014.

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Report16 Apr 2018

Kawauchi and Linden defy harsh conditions – and the odds – to win in Boston

Yuki Kawauchi and Desiree Linden were the winners of a Boston Marathon which overturned every possible form book of the IAAF Gold Label road race on Monday (16).

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Report17 Apr 2017

Kiplagat and Kirui secure Kenyan double in Boston

Two-time world champion Edna Kiplagat and relative unknown Geoffrey Kirui were crowned champions today at the 121st running of the Boston Marathon, the first double win for Kenya in five years. Each won this IAAF Gold Label Road Race with a single devastating move at strategic points in the race which their competition could not answer. Kiplagat ran 2:21:52, and Kirui 2:09:37.

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News07 Jan 2015

Defending champion Keflezighi leads US field for Boston Marathon

Organisers of the Boston Marathon have announced the elite US field for the 119th edition of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 20 April.

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News08 Sep 2014

Top US runners, led by Goucher and Linden, will join Keflezighi on New York City Marathon start line

Acclaimed US talent, led by 2012 Olympians Kara Goucher and Desiree Linden, will join previously announced Meb Keflezighi on the start line at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday 2 November, organisers of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced on Monday (8).

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News07 Jan 2014

Ritzenhein, Keflezighi, Davila and Flanagan lead US elites at Boston

Organisers of the Boston Marathon have revealed the elite US athletes set to compete at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 21 April.

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News03 Jul 2013

Patrick Makau to face Wilson Kipsang in the BMW Berlin Marathon

Kenya’s Marathon World record holder Patrick Makau will face his compatriot Wilson Kipsang, the second fastest man ever over the distance, at the 40th BMW Berlin Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 29 September, organisers announced on Wednesday (3).

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