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News06 Feb 2017

Greatest ever RAK Half threatens records

The intense spotlight of the global road running community falls on the RAK Half Marathon on 10 February, where one of the strongest ever women’s half marathon fields has been gathered and the men’s field contains 12 runners with sub-60-minute PBs.

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News04 Feb 2017

Clash of global champions set for Lisbon Half Marathon

Organisers of the EDP Lisbon Half Marathon have announced that Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong, world marathon champion Mare Dibaba and Olympic 5000m champion Vivian Cheruiyot will line up against one another at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 19 March.

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News17 Jan 2017

Sumgong to defend London marathon title

Olympic champion Jemima Sumgong will defend her crown at the Virgin Money London Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday 23 April.

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News02 Nov 2016

Sumgong set to face Kiplagat in ‘s-Heerenberg

Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong will compete against two-time world champion Edna Kiplagat at the Pfixx Solar Montferland Run over 15km in the Dutch city of ‘s-Heerenberg on 4 December.

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News27 Oct 2016

Kipchoge and Sumgong named AIMS 2016 marathon runners of the year

The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) named Eliud Kipchoge and Jemima Sumgong the male and female winners of the AIMS Best Marathon Runner Award for 2016.

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Report14 Aug 2016

Report: women's marathon – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

One year on from narrowly missing a medal at the World Championships, Jemima Sumgong made history for Kenya to win the marathon title at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Report24 Apr 2016

Kipchoge runs 2:03:05 to win the London Marathon, second fastest time ever

A second consecutive victory at the London Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in the second-fastest time in history of 2:03:05 further endorsed Eliud Kipchoge’s credentials as one of the greatest marathon runners in history on Sunday (24).

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Report02 Nov 2014

Kipsang and Keitany win at the New York Marathon

Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany made it a day to remember for Kenya as the pair triumphed in the TCS New York City Marathon, crossing the line in 2:10:59 and 2:25:07 respectively at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday (2).

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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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News04 Sep 2014

Jeptoo, Bekele and Kipchoge head 2014 Chicago Marathon elite fields

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon’s 2014 elite competition will feature five men with personal bests of 2:05 or faster, and four women with the potential to break the tape on Columbus Drive under 2:20, organisers of the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced on Thursday (4).

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Report16 Mar 2014

Karoki makes outstanding half marathon debut with 59:58 win in Lisbon

Kenya’s world and Olympic 10,000m finalist Bedan Karoki made a great debut over the half marathon distance, winning the EDP Half Marathon of Lisbon in 59:58 on Sunday (16).

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Previews14 Mar 2014

Fast times expected on Lisbon’s improved course

Organisers of the EDP Lisbon Half Marathon have made some small changes to the course, making it flatter and faster. It means the high-quality elite fields will head to the Portuguese capital for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday (16) with high hopes of producing lifetime bests.

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