Two World records**, a winner’s payment of US$30,000 and a World record bonus of US$50,000 can be described as a near perfect day for Holland’s Lornah Kiplagat at the IAAF World Road Running Championships which were contested today in this north eastern Italian city.... Read More
Lornah Kiplagat having insisted in midweek that 20 kilometres and the Half Marathon were her best racing distances proved her self-belief with a stunning performance at the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships in Udine.... Read More
sided hill on which Udine castle imposingly stands provided a colourful backdrop to the finishing straight of the IAAF World Road Running Championships in Udine’s Piazza 1st Maggio. Hundreds of flag waving Eritrean fans, who had travelled the 650km from the large national ex-pat community which is situated in Rome, packed its grassy banks, exuberantly celebrating each time the leading pack of men’s runners past into their view.... Read More
Kicking from a tight four man pack in the 57th minute, Zersenay Tadese of Eritrea successfully defended his title at the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships in Udine, Italy, today.... Read More
The IAAF / LOC Press Conference on the eve of the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships was held today at Udine's Castello, or castle.... Read More
The Japanese team for tomorrow’s 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships, Udine, Italy (14 October) was selected from the top finishers of the All Japan Corporate team Half Marathon Championships in March, Sendai Half Marathon in May, and the Sapporo Half Marathon in July.
When the guns signals the start of the men’s race at the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships at 1030hrs (GMT +2hrs) on Sunday morning, 14 October, it will also launch one of the most anticipated road running battles of the year: defending champion Zersenay Tadesse vs. World record holder Sammy Wanjiru over the Half Marathon distance.
Lornah Kiplagat believes she is ready to defend her women’s race title at the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships which gets underway at 1200hrs (GMT +2hrs) on Sunday 14 October in the north east Italian city of Udine.
The 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships which take place on Sunday 14 October are at the competitive eye of a storm of road running action and discussion which is take placing in the Northern Italian city of Udine.
Kenyan Patrick Makau Musyoki hopes to elevate himself from an also ran at the 2006 IAAF World Road Running Championships to the podium for this year’s event in Udine, Italy on Sunday (14).
A total prize purse of US$245,000 will be paid by the IAAF at this Sunday's 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships, Udine, Italy (14 October) which is being contested over the Half Marathon distance.
Brazil's 2006 New York Marathon winner Marilson dos Santos leads the Latin American charge for the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships, to be held this Sunday (14) in Udine, Italy.
Africa Games men’s Half Marathon champion Deriba Merga is the leading men’s name in Ethiopia’s team of nine athletes (five men / four women) selected for the 2nd IAAF World Road Running Championships in Udine, Italy (14 October 2007) which will be contested over the half marathon address.
Kenya's Moses Mosop is back. The Kenyan, 2005 World 10,000m bronze medallist and the World XC silver medallist earlier this year won the 61st edition of the Giro al Sas, 10.5km road race held yesterday night (6) in Trento.
When the northern Italian city of Udine hosts the 2007 IAAF World Road Running Championships on Sunday 14 October it will mark the second occasion on which Italy has hosted this annual battle for world road running supremacy.