Abraham Cheroben turned in a sparkling performance at the 24th edition of the Medio Maraton de Valencia Trinidad Alfonso, clocking 58:48 at the IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (19).
After the women’s half marathon world record was set in Barcelona earlier in the year, organisers of the 24th Medio Maraton de Valencia Trinidad Alfonso are hoping that their IAAF Silver Label Road Race will also produce some fireworks on Spanish soil on Sunday (19).
Galen Rupp has already set two national records this year, and with good conditions his own US 10,000m best of 26:48.00 could be in jeopardy at the Prefontaine Classic, the third of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League meetings, on Friday night (30).
Kenya’s Joyce Chepkirui will defend her title while the men’s race will crown a new champion at the 17th World’s Best 10K, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (23) afternoon on the Teodoro Moscoso bridge in the Puerto Rican capital of San Juan.
Kenya’s 2012 World Cross Country Championships bronze medallist Vincent Chepkok and his compatriot Mercy Cherono clinched victories in style at the 33rd Cross Internacional de Venta de Baños - a European Athletics Cross Country Permit meeting - in Spain on a rainy and windy day on Sunday (16).