Kenya’s Julius Maisei notched up yet another marathon win in eastern Asia when he took the Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon title in 2:17:24 on Sunday (6).
Kenya’s Laban Korir lines up in defence of his Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon title this Sunday (18) knowing that all eyes will be upon him in the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.
Sharon Cherop’s superb victory at the 2010 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon was a turning point in her career and now the 31-year-old Kenyan has confirmed she will return to where it all began and contest the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 18 October.
Kenya’s Sharon Cherop, the 2011 world marathon bronze medallist, and Brazil’s pan-American marathon champion Solonei Da Silva have been added to the elite field for the Bogota International Half Marathon on Sunday 26 July.
Meb Keflezighi knows that the combination of factors which led to his emotional victory in last year’s Boston Marathon is unlikely to come together again on Monday (20) at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.
Robert Chemosin clocked a world-leading 59:37 to win the 41st Rome-Ostia Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (1).
Kenyan runners Sharon Cherop, Robert Chemosin and Simon Cheprot will return to the Roma Ostia Half Marathon on Sunday (1) looking for victory, having all finished as runner-up at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race in recent years.
Aberu Kebede upstaged her male counterparts at the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, when she won in 2:22:21 on Sunday (26).
A showdown between Sharon Cherop and Aberu Kebede in the women’s race is likely to be one of the highlights of the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, which celebrates its 33rd edition on 26 October.
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.
Morocco’s Aziz Lahbabi took the honours at the Rome-Ostia Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, clocking a huge personal best of 59:25 on Sunday (2).