Camille Buscomb produced the shock of the night on Thursday (8) when she upset the favourite Eloise Wellings to take the first New Zealand win in the Emil Zatopek 10,000m for 10 years.
Australia’s best distance runners are aiming for individual and team success at the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016 on 26 March.
Melbourne’s 55th annual Zatopek meeting on Saturday (5) kicked off with a strawberry party, in homage to the part played by Ron Clarke in establishing Oslo’s famous pre-meeting ritual.
Paul Kuira, a Kenyan based in Japan, out-kicked New Zealand’s Zane Robertson in the final 20 metres on the track to win the 69th edition of Kawaga Marugame International Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, in a course record 59:47 on Sunday (1).
Four runners who have gone under the elite bench mark of one hour, including the defending champion Martin Mathathi will be on the start line of the 69th edition of Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (1).