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Feature05 Apr 2021

No stopping Loroupe in her crusade for peace in sport

Her days of record-breaking performances and big city marathon wins may now be consigned to the record books, but Tegla Loroupe still lives life in the fast lane.

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Series05 Oct 2020

Top five World Half Marathon Championships legends

In the latest in our series of features in the countdown to the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020, we look back at five of the finest performers from past championships.

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Series12 Feb 2018

World Half icons – Tegla Loroupe

Tegla Loroupe was a road-running pioneer in the mid to late Nineties. The diminutive former world marathon record-holder takes a trip down memory lane to reminisce about her hat-trick of world half marathon titles from 1997-1999.

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News30 Oct 2016

Loroupe honoured as Kenya's UN Person of the Year

Tegla Loroupe has been honoured as the 2016 UN Person of the Year in Kenya for her work in ensuring the participation of the refugee team at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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News25 Feb 2016

History’s top IAAF World Half Marathon Championships performers

One month from now, the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships Cardiff 2016 will be welcoming the world’s top road runners, some of whom will have the opportunity to establish themselves among the all-time greats of the event.

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IaafNews12 Nov 2014

Tegla Loroupe Peace Race a resounding success

Sport brings people together, irrespective of language and creed, noted Kenya’s deputy president William Ruto at the 12th edition of the Tegla Loroupe Peace Race in Kapenguria on Saturday (8).

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News24 Nov 1999

Tegla Loroupe to star in the IAAF Rome Millennium Marathon

Kenya's Tegla Loroupe, holder of the world marathon best for the marathon (2:20:43 set in Berlin on September 26) is the first star to announce her participation in the IAAF Rome Millennium Marathon.

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Report02 Oct 1999

Kenyans Tegla Loroupe and Paul Tergat win the 8th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Palermo

Report from the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Palermo

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News26 Sep 1999

Loroupe set for half marathon hat trick

Fresh from her new world record time in the Marathon, Tegla Loroupe has her sights set on historic hat trick in the World Half Marathon Championships

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Report25 Sep 1999

Loroupe breaks marathon world best in Berlin

Tegla Loroupe sets a new world best in the Berlin marathon

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News29 Jul 1999

Loroupe goes for marathon best in Berlin

Kenya's Tegla Loroupe will attempt to improve on her own world women's best time at the Berlin Marathon on September 26, race organiser Horst Milde told Reuters. 30 July 1999

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News26 May 1999

Loroupe and Tanui to head Kenyan marathon team for Seville

Kenya Amateur Athletics Association (KAAA) today named a provisional marathon team for the IAAF World Championships

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