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Eliud Kipchoge and Mary Keitany are voted AIMS Marathon Runners of the Year

Eliud Kipchoge and Mary Keitany are voted AIMS Marathon Runners of the Year

Dick Straight November 10, 2017 0

Eliud Kipchoge and Mary Keitany are officially the top marathon runners of 2017. The Kenyans were announced as the winners of the AIMS Best Marathon Runner (BMR) Awards at the Gala in Athens on

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Kenenisa Bekele and Florence Kiplagat to compete in Tata Steel Kolkata 25K

Kenenisa Bekele and Florence Kiplagat to compete in Tata Steel Kolkata 25K

Christopher Kelsall November 10, 2017 0

Distance running legend Kenenisa Bekele and Kenyan long-distance star Florence Kiplagat have been signed up to compete in the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K on Sunday 17 December, the race promoters Procam International announced on

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Milton Rotich takes aim at Course Record, Nancy Arusei ready to defend her title

Milton Rotich takes aim at Course Record, Nancy Arusei ready to defend her title

Dick Straight November 9, 2017 0

When Spiridon Louis won the first marathon of the modern Olympic Games in Athens in 1896, the Greek crossed the finish line in the Panathenaic Stadium in 2:58:50. At that time, the length of

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Frankie Fredericks suspended

Frankie Fredericks suspended

Dick Straight November 8, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Frankie Fredericks has been suspended from exercising all rights as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at an Executive Board meeting here today. This followed a recommendation from the body’s

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Flanagan’s indelible moment in the streets of New York

Flanagan’s indelible moment in the streets of New York

Christopher Kelsall November 7, 2017 0

Shalane Flanagan’s win of the 2017 New York City Marathon was a victory long in the making and a performance befitting of a world-class runner. While almost every other runner’s heart rate was dropping

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Eliud Kipchoge in contention for hat-trick of Best Marathon Runner titles

Eliud Kipchoge in contention for hat-trick of Best Marathon Runner titles

Dick Straight November 7, 2017 0

The Kenyan duo of Eliud Kipchoge and Geoffrey Kirui are the candidates for the 2017 Men’s BMR Awards; Mary Keitany of Kenya and Rose Chelimo of Bahrain are the contenders for the 2017 Women’s

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Chirine Njeim to run Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Chirine Njeim to run Blom Bank Beirut Marathon

Dick Straight November 7, 2017 0

Paul Gains Lucrative prize money might be the attraction for most elite athletes at the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon but for Lebanese marathon record holder Chirine Njeim the event is an opportunity to support the

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Zach Wyatt and Justine Stecko win B.C. provincial cross-country championships

Zach Wyatt and Justine Stecko win B.C. provincial cross-country championships

Christopher Kelsall November 4, 2017 0

© Copyright  – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The 2017 BC High School Cross Country Championships took place Saturday, Nov. 4 at Vancouver’s Jericho Beach. The conditions were vastly different than one week prior at the

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Bach accuses critics of Olympic Movement of ignorance and aggression

Bach accuses critics of Olympic Movement of ignorance and aggression

Dick Straight November 3, 2017 0

From Inside the Games International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has attacked those who criticise the Olympic Movement but insisted that no organisation can be immune from wrongdoing however good its governance is. Bach, speaking

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BC High School Cross Country Championships happen Saturday, Nov. 4 in Vancouver

BC High School Cross Country Championships happen Saturday, Nov. 4 in Vancouver

Christopher Kelsall November 3, 2017 0

© Copyright – 2017 – Athletics Illustrated The 2017 British Columbia High School Cross Country Championships will be taking place Saturday at Jericho Beach in Vancouver. This is the same venue for past national club

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