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News29 Jul 2015

Kebede will look for her third Berlin Marathon win

Aberu Kebede from Ethiopia will return to the BMW Berlin Marathon on 27 September in a bid to get her third win at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race after victories in 2010 and 2012.

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Previews16 Oct 2014

Amsterdam Marathon is a stepping stone on Kirui’s road to Beijing

Abel Kirui will use the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday (19), as a springboard towards attempting to win a third world title next year in Beijing.

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News26 Sep 2014

Hailu and Cheyech the Amsterdam Marathon women's race favourites

The battle for the women’s race at this year’s TCS Amsterdam Marathon on Sunday 19 October could be fought out between Meseret Hailu and Flomena Cheyech after organisers for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race announced their top women on Friday (26).

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Previews22 Jan 2014

Geneti and Maiyo the favourites but is the marathon world record under threat in Dubai?

The 15th edition of the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon should again see some super-fast times at the IAAF Gold Label Road race, with Ethiopia’s Markos Geneti and Kenya’s Jonathan Maiyo among the favourites for the USD$ 200,000 first prize in the men’s race on Friday (22).

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News08 Jan 2014

Melkamu and Hailu lead Dubai women’s field

Two of Ethiopia’s leading marathon talents will be competing at the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon on 24 January as Meselech Melkamu and Meseret Hailu head a strong women’s elite field at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

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Report15 Apr 2013

Tactical brilliance from Jeptoo and Desisa in Boston

Lelisa Desisa won his first Boston Marathon and Rita Jeptoo her second in 2:26:25, both after surviving tactical races with several lead changes on a sunny Monday morning (15) at the 117th edition of the Boston Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

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News15 Jan 2013

Full international elite field revealed for Boston Marathon

A host of top international marathon runners have been announced for the Boston Marathon – an IAAF Gold Label race – on April 15.

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Report06 Oct 2012

Hailu surprises in Kavarna – World Half Marathon Championships

Battling against warm and humid conditions, Meseret Hailu led Ethiopia to an upset victory in the team race with her surprise triumph at the 20th edition of the World Half Marathon Championships in Kavarna, Bulgaria.

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