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Previews04 Mar 2017

Negesse and Kipruto among the favourites at Lake Biwa Marathon

Endeshaw Negesse of Ethiopia leads of field of seven sub-2:10 runners at the Lake Biwa Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in Otsu, Japan, on Sunday (5).

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News15 Feb 2017

Negesse and former champion Kipruto lead Lake Biwa Marathon entries

Ethiopia’s Endeshaw Negesse leads the entries for the Lake Biwa Mainichi Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Race Race, in Otsu on 5 March.

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News27 Apr 2016

Quality of Ottawa’s elite field suggests records could tumble

Organisers of the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon expect a hotly contested race on 29 May as the list of confirmed elite runners for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race grows.

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Report14 Feb 2016

Third consecutive win but no third world half marathon record for Kiplagat in Barcelona

Kenya’s Florence Kiplagat once again took a commanding win at the eDreams Mitja Marató Barcelona, an IAAF Bronze Label Road Race, but the 28-year-old had to settle for a time of 1:09:19 on Sunday (14), more than four minutes outside the half marathon world record of 1:05:09 she set in the same city 12 months ago.

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Previews12 Feb 2016

Kiplagat returns to Barcelona with organisers hoping for world record hat-trick

The eDreams Mitja Marato Barcelona, and IAAF Bronze Label Road Race has seen half marathon world record performances in the last two years thanks to Kenya’s Florence Kiplagat, with her running the current mark of 1:05:09 in 2015 and also setting world records for 15km (46:14) and 20km (1:01:54) along the way.

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Report02 Jan 2016

Kipruto and Edesa triumph at Xiamen Marathon

Kenya’s Vincent Kipruto and Ethiopia’s Worknesh Edesa claimed victories at the 2016 Xiamen International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Saturday (2).

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Previews10 Apr 2015

Past winners Kipruto and Baysa return to Paris Marathon

With nine sub-2:07 runners on the start line for the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon on Sunday (12), the IAAF Gold Label Road Race promises to be a quality competition.

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News19 Jan 2015

Quality field set to challenge Bekele’s course record in Paris

One year after Kenenisa Bekele broke the course record on his debut at the classic distance, organisers of the Schneider Electric Paris Marathon have assembled another star-studded field for the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on 12 April.

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News01 Oct 2014

Kipruto will defend Frankfurt Marathon title

Defending champion Vincent Kipruto will return to the BMW Frankfurt Marathon on 26 October, but he will face a pair of Ethiopians with sub-2:05 bests at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race.

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Report02 Mar 2014

Bazu Worku continues his winning ways at Lake Biwa

Ethiopia’s Bazu Worku broke away from Kenya’s defending champion Vincent Kipruto with less than two kilometres to go to win the 69th edition of Lake Biwa Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in 2:09:10 on Sunday (2).

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Previews28 Feb 2014

Kipruto hopes to retain Lake Biwa Marathon title

The big question is: can Vincent Kipruto retain his title at the 69th annual Lake Biwa Marathon, the oldest marathon in Japan and an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (2)?

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Report27 Oct 2013

Kipruto and Kilel make it a Kenyan double at Frankfurt Marathon

Kenyans Vincent Kipruto and Caroline Kilel triumphed at the BMW Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, where stormy and wet weather ruined hopes for record performances on Sunday (27).

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