The seventh edition of the Women’s Race to Victory, organised by two-time world 400m hurdles champion Nezha Bidouane, had record participation on Sunday (11) as 23,571 runners took to the streets of Rabat.
Ethiopian Dawit Wolde clocked a new course record in the 40th edition of the PWN Egmond Half Marathon on Sunday.
Reigning world junior men’s and women’s champions John Mwangangi and Mercy Cherono were crowned senior champions at the inaugural Africa Cross Country Championships in Cape Town South Africa on Sunday (06 March).
Freya Murray and Stephanie Twell will need to make the best of their current excellent form when spearheading the British challenge for honours on home soil at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country on 8 January, the fourth meeting of the IAAF Cross Country Permit series 2010/11.
Strong 1500m races and a rarely run indoor steeplechase will be among the highlights at Toyota Indoor Flanders meeting in Gent, Belgium, on Sunday.<br>
If the Battle of Marathon had been scheduled for today, the Persians would not even have made it off their boats, to line up against the Athenians, such were the choppy seas and torrential rain on the bay of the famous location.<BR>
- Former Steeplechasers Reuben Kosgei of Kenya and Austrians Günther Weidlinger and Andrea Mayr are at the centre of attention before Sunday’s Vienna City Marathon. </P>
- Kenya's Patrick Makau and Ethiopia's Dire Tune nearly wrote themselves into the record books with superb runs of 58:52 and 1:07:18 at the RAK Half Marathon on Friday.</P>
- Egmon aan Zee , The Netherlands - In his rich history the Egmond Half Marathon has never produced such modest winning times as in its 37th edition.</p>