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Report23 Jan 2022

Yehualaw breaks race record at Great Ethiopian Run

World half marathon bronze medallist clocks 31:17, taking 38 seconds off the race record

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Report29 Aug 2021

Yehualaw smashes world half marathon record in Larne

Ethiopia’s Yalemzerf Yehualaw took 18 seconds off the world half marathon record, running a remarkable 1:03:44* at the Antrim Coast Half Marathon.

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Previews02 Apr 2021

Records set to fall at Istanbul Half Marathon

With the strongest field ever assembled in the race’s 16-year history, it would not be over-optimistic to expect that one or two records will tumble at the N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon, a World Athletics Elite Label road race, on Sunday (4).

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News24 Mar 2021

Star-studded fields announced for Istanbul Half Marathon

Organisers of the N Kolay Istanbul Half Marathon have announced the most remarkable line-up in the history of this World Athletics Elite Label road race, to be held on 4 April.

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Previews29 Dec 2020

Yehualaw and Simiu poised to strike in Madrid

The 56th edition of the San Silvestre Vallecana will be held, as is tradition, on New Year’s Eve in Madrid, but this year there have been some significant changes to the World Athletics Gold Label road race.

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Feature01 Dec 2020

After strong back-to-back runs, Yehualaw rises as a potent half marathon force

Predicting future talent can be a tricky business but there is little doubt that the huge amount of recent attention thrust upon Yalemzerf Yehualaw is justified.

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News11 Nov 2020

Defending champions Gemechu and Belihu set to face tough opposition at Delhi Half

Organisers of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon have announced that Tsehay Gemechu and Andamlak Belihu will defend their titles at the World Athletics Gold Label road race on Sunday 29 November.

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Report17 Oct 2020

Jepchirchir breaks women-only world record at World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020

In an arena where endurance is king, speed also proved a precious commodity. In the end, Peres Jepchirchir needed both to reign supreme in the women’s race at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020 on Saturday (17), powering to gold in 1:05:16, a world record in a women-only race.

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Report23 Sep 2020

Yehualaw and Kiros win Ethiopia’s trial race for Gdynia

Yalemzerf Yehualaw and Hailemaryam Kiros were victorious over 15km on Wednesday (23) in a race that started in Beke and ended in Sandafa.

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