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News07 Nov 2018

Lilesa targets winning return at Dubai Marathon

Olympic silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa will make a welcome return to the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon when he lines up for the IAAF Gold Label road race on 25 January.

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Report30 Jul 2017

Lilesa and Kosgei take Bogota half marathon titles

Making their late race breaks in similar fashion, Feyisa Lilesa and Brigid Kosgei took convincing victories at the 18th edition of the Bogota Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (30).

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Report19 Mar 2017

Huddle and Lilesa prevail in New York Half Marathon

Molly Huddle of the US and Ethiopian Feyisa Lilesa won their respective titles at the United Airlines NYC Half Marathon in New York City on Sunday (19).

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Previews13 Jan 2017

Past winners seek more success in Houston

The Chevron Houston Marathon and the Aramco Houston Half Marathon, IAAF Silver and Bronze Label Road Races respectively, boast stacked fields for the races on Sunday (15).

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Report24 Apr 2016

World champion Jepchirchir sets course record at Yangzhou Half Marathon

World half marathon champion Peres Jepchirchir shattered the women’s course record at the 2016 Yangzhou Jianzhen International Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, improving it by almost a minute when winning in 1:07:21 on Sunday (24).

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Report28 Feb 2016

Kiprop wins Tokyo Marathon with course record, Lilesa takes men's title

Ethiopia’s Feyisa Lilesa and Kenya’s Helah Kiprop took the honours at the Tokyo Marathon, with pride of place between the two winners going to the latter with a course record of 2:21:27 at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday (28).

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Previews10 Oct 2014

What does Chicago have in store after Kimetto's world record?

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon organisers are talking about course records – or better yet, a men’s world record – and, to fulfil those lofty ambitions, the IAAF Gold Label Road Race has signed up seven men with personal bests of 2:05 or better and five women who have or could dip under the 2:20 mark to be on the start line on Sunday (12).

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Previews25 Oct 2013

Sefir and Lilesa look to usurp Gebrselassie and end Ethiopia's barren streak in Frankfurt

Kenyans have dominated the autumn marathon season so far, but their rivals from Ethiopia hope to hit back in the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Race, with Dino Sefir and Feyisa Lilesa the two fastest men on the start line in the German city on Sunday (27).

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News23 Oct 2013

Frankfurt prepares for fast and thrilling races

BMW Frankfurt Marathon elite race coordinator Christoph Kopp has been regularly checking the weather forecast for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race this Sunday (27).

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News16 Oct 2013

Five sub-2:05:30 men and Gelete Burka to make debut in Frankfurt Marathon

When it comes to the depth of the elite fields, the BMW Frankfurt Marathon is Germany’s number one road race and once again there is an amazing quality to this year’s event, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 27 October.

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News01 Oct 2013

Six talented marathon runners added to Frankfurt field

Two years ago Berlin and Frankfurt produced two fascinating Marathons within little more than a month in the IAAF Gold Label Road Races.

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Previews07 Aug 2013

Men's Marathon – Preview

Kenya has long held a stranglehold over this title, winning the past three editions, but their great rivals Ethiopia have enough strength and quality in their team to potentially end that streak.

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