Ethiopia’s Yalemzerf Yehualaw took 18 seconds off the world half marathon record, running a remarkable 1:03:44* at the Antrim Coast Half Marathon.
Olympic champion Peres Jepchirchir of Kenya will compete in the 50th running of the World Athletics Elite Platinum Label Road Race.
Kenya’s 2019 world marathon champion Ruth Chepngetich will be among the athletes in action when the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, a World Athletics Elite Platinum Label Road Race, returns on 10 October.
Olympians, big city marathon winners and several former champions will contest the Boston Marathon
Brigid Kosgei and Shura Kitata will defend their titles
Kenya’s Titus Ekiru and Ethiopia’s Hiwot Gebrekidan recorded world-leading times of 2:02:57 and 2:19:35 to break the Italian all-comers’ records at the Generali Milano Marathon, a World Athletics Label road race, on Sunday (16).
World marathon champion Ruth Chepngetich took 29 seconds off the world record to win the N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon, a World Athletics Elite Label road race, clocking a stunning 1:04:02 in the Turkish city on Sunday (4).
Organisers of the N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon have announced the most remarkable line-up in the history of this World Athletics Elite Label road race, to be held on 4 April.