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Kenya’s Angela Tanui To Battle Mighty Ethiopians at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Kenya’s Angela Tanui To Battle Mighty Ethiopians at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Dick Straight October 12, 2017 0

Paul Gains A strong contingent of Ethiopian runners will make their way across the Atlantic to compete in this year’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and so it falls upon Angela Tanui to be the Kenyan

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Edwin Kiptoo To Defend Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Edwin Kiptoo To Defend Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Dick Straight October 11, 2017 0

Paul Gains It was an enormous surprise when Kenya’s Edwin Kibet Kiptoo won the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon a year ago but his victory in this IAAF Silver Label race blew his anonymity completely out

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Cam Levins to run Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half Marathon

Cam Levins to run Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half Marathon

Dick Straight October 3, 2017 0

Paul Gains In what could be a massive boost for Canadian marathoning, Cam Levins has announced he will tackle the half marathon at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon October 22nd. The former Canadian 10,000m record holder

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Birmingham bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games officially confirmed by UK Government

Birmingham bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games officially confirmed by UK Government

Dick Straight September 30, 2017 0

From Inside the Games A bid from Birmingham for the 2022 Commonwealth Games was today officially confirmed by the United Kingdom Government. Confirmation of the bid comes just a day before the official deadline set by

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WADA provisionally suspends Paris Laboratory

WADA provisionally suspends Paris Laboratory

Dick Straight September 27, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has provisionally suspended the accreditation of the Paris laboratory. A ban has been placed on the facility in the French capital, known as the French Laboratoire National

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Champion Eliud Kipchoge contemplates return to Berlin in pursuit of World Record

Champion Eliud Kipchoge contemplates return to Berlin in pursuit of World Record

Dick Straight September 25, 2017 0

BMW Berlin Marathon The morning after winning the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON for the second time in three years, Eliud Kipchoge was in a reflective mood. Looking back on Sunday’s race which produced more than its fair share

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Olympic Champion Vivian Cheruiyot seeks success on Frankfurt’s red carpet

Olympic Champion Vivian Cheruiyot seeks success on Frankfurt’s red carpet

Dick Straight September 19, 2017 0

For the first time the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon will have an Olympic champion in the elite field. Vivian Cheruiyot of Kenya, winner of the 5,000m gold in Rio last year, will run the second

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Djibouti’s Mumin Gala to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Djibouti’s Mumin Gala to Race Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Dick Straight September 19, 2017 0

Paul Gains With their medal-winning performances at the1985 IAAF World Cup Marathon in Hiroshima a pair of Djiboutian runners left international sports journalists scratching their heads with one hand while turning the pages of a

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Galen Rupp Triumphs at AACR Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

Galen Rupp Triumphs at AACR Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

Dick Straight September 17, 2017 0

Hilary Friedman The downtown streets of Philadelphia and scenic park setting along the Schuykill River proved no match for Galen Rupp. Nor did the thousands of runners who laced up their kicks for the 40th

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NN Running team seeks more success

NN Running team seeks more success

Dick Straight September 14, 2017 0

Rosemarie Smit Following the successful launch of the NN Running Team in the spring which brought about a string of high-profile podium finishes, the powerful squad will seek more success during the mouth-watering fall road

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