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Report01 Jan 2019

Tola and Gudeta victorious again in Bolzano

Ethiopians Tamirat Tola and Netsanet Gudeta collected their second victories each at the 44th edition of the Boclassic in Bolzano, Italy, on Monday (31).

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Previews24 Jan 2018

Defending champions Tola and Degefa face tough test at Dubai Marathon

Defending Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon champions Tamirat Tola and Worknesh Degefa will face a powerful elite field of Olympians and major city marathon winners with more than 40 international titles between them when they line up for the IAAF Gold Label road race on Friday (26).

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News11 Jan 2018

Tola and Mergia among latest additions to Boston Marathon field

Organisers of the Boston Marathon have announced the full elite field for the IAAF Gold Label road race on 16 April.

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News06 Jan 2018

Tola and Degefa to defend Dubai Marathon titles

Defending Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon champions Tamirat Tola and Worknesh Degefa will lead a world-class field of distance runners when the IAAF Gold Label road race gets underway on 26 January.

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News05 Apr 2017

Olympic medallists Kirwa and Tola to run in Istanbul

Olympic marathon silver medallist Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa and 10,000m bronze medallist Tamirat Tola will be among the elite runners on the start line of the Vodafone Istanbul Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 30 April.

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Previews30 Mar 2017

Defending champion Jepchumba faces strong field at Prague Half Marathon

Sportisimo Prague Half Marathon champion Violah Jepchumba will defend her title at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Saturday (1).

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Report20 Jan 2017

Tola breaks course record in Dubai

Tamirat Tola of Ethiopia broke the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon course record on Friday (20), clocking 2:04:11 at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race, while compatriot Worknesh Degefa made it a sixth consecutive Ethiopian double by winning the women’s race in 2:22:36.

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Previews22 Jan 2016

Tola hopes to maintain momentum in Elgoibar

Organisers of the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza have once again assembled a classy line-up for the IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting in the Spanish town of Elgoibar on Sunday (24).

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Report17 Jan 2016

Tola and Kipyegon produce impressive wins in Seville

Ethiopia’s Tamirat Tola and Kenya’s Faith Kipyegon captured outstanding victories at the 34rd Cross Internacional de Italica, held near the Spanish city of Seville, the fourth the leg of this season’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series on Sunday (17).

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Previews15 Jan 2016

Close battles expected in Seville

The 34th Cross Internacional de Italica, an IAAF Cross Country Permit meeting held in Santiponce on the outskirts of the Spanish city of Seville, will boast a star-studded field on Sunday (17).

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Report31 Dec 2015

Historic Ethiopian double at Boclassic New Year’s Eve race

Ethiopia claimed a double victory for the first time at the 41st edition of the Boclassic New Year’s Eve Race in Bolzano with Tamirat Tola and Netsanet Gudeta taking the honours on a cold afternoon in northern Italy on Thursday (31).

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Report29 Nov 2015

Masai and Tola build on their momentum in Alcobendas – cross-country round-up

Linet Masai has struggled with illness and injury in recent years but the 2009 world 10,000m champion is rounding into some good form again.

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