World half marathon champion Peres Jepchirchir shattered the women’s course record at the 2016 Yangzhou Jianzhen International Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, improving it by almost a minute when winning in 1:07:21 on Sunday (24).
Edwin Kipyego and Peres Jepchirchir confirmed their status as favourites for the 37th edition of the Marseille-Cassis 20km, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, with the Kenyan pair winning over the challenging course along France’s Mediterranean coastline on Sunday (25).
The 37th edition of the Marseille-Cassis 20km, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, will see Kenyan runners Titus Mbishei and Peres Jepchirchir defend their crowns on Sunday (25).
A perfectly paced race gave Kenyan marathon specialist Stanley Biwott victory in the 58th Sao Silvestre International 10km race in Luanda, Angola, on Tuesday (31).
Sub-60-minute performances have in recent years become commonplace at the ABN-AMRO City-Pier-City Half Marathon in Den Haag (The Hague), but the 39th edition today (10) saw temperatures of just 1°C and strong cold winds as no one dipped under an hour.
Cassis, France – Kenyans swept the podiums at the 34th edition of Marseille Cassis, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, on Sunday.