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Shura Kitata Tola and Vivian Cheruiyot take Frankfurt Marathon titles, sub 2:10 debut for Welshman Dewi Griffiths

Shura Kitata Tola and Vivian Cheruiyot take Frankfurt Marathon titles, sub 2:10 debut for Welshman Dewi Griffiths

Dick Straight October 30, 2017 0

Shura Kitata Tola of Ethiopia and Kenya’s Vivian Cheryuiot won the top prizes at the 36th edition of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon. Kitata chopped almost two minutes off his personal best in difficult conditions

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Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday: Frankfurt plans to turn up the heat

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday: Frankfurt plans to turn up the heat

Dick Straight October 27, 2017 0

The Mainova Frankfurt Marathon has been a springboard for a number of promising marathon runners in the past. The most prominent example is Wilson Kipsang, who won in Frankfurt with 2:04:57 in 2010 and

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Getu Feleke and Feyse Tadese added to elite field of Frankfurt Marathon

Getu Feleke and Feyse Tadese added to elite field of Frankfurt Marathon

Dick Straight October 19, 2017 0

  Getu Feleke is the man with the fastest credentials going into the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on October 29. The 30-year-old Ethiopian has a highly impressive best of 2:04:50 and also ran a superb course

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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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Title holder Mark Korir returns for Frankfurt Round Two at Mainova Frankfurt Marathon

Title holder Mark Korir returns for Frankfurt Round Two at Mainova Frankfurt Marathon

Dick Straight September 13, 2017 0

The Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on October 29 will offer round two of a contest which produced a thrilling encounter a year ago. The full set of podium finishers in the men’s race has been

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Fate Tola returns, Abebech Afework and Sara Hall boost Frankfurt boost Frankfurt marathon field

Fate Tola returns, Abebech Afework and Sara Hall boost Frankfurt boost Frankfurt marathon field

Christopher Kelsall September 6, 2017 0

Fate Tola missed victory at the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon last year by a hair’s breadth. The 2016 runner-up will be back this time to the race where she ran her first marathon as a

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Mainova Frankfurt Marathon October 29

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon October 29

Dick Straight August 23, 2017 0

Arne Gabius is returning to the scene of his greatest triumph on October 29. Two years after his fantastic run to break the German record with 2:08:33, the 36-year-old will return to the Mainova

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Fate Tola has good reason to be cheerful after winning German title in Mainova Frankfurt Marathon

Fate Tola has good reason to be cheerful after winning German title in Mainova Frankfurt Marathon

Dick Straight October 31, 2016 0

After Fate Tola had closed the gap on the eventual women’s winner, Ethiopia’s Mamitu Daska, to just 15 seconds at the finish in Frankfurt’s Festhalle, she was asked if she might have made up

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Frankfurt’s Rise to become one of the World’s Fastest Marathons

Frankfurt’s Rise to become one of the World’s Fastest Marathons

Christopher Kelsall October 27, 2016 0

When the Frankfurt Marathon celebrated its 25th edition a decade ago the race had already come a long way from its beginnings. But nobody could have foreseen that ten years later the event would

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Frankfurt adds Paris winner Cybrian Kotut to elite field

Frankfurt adds Paris winner Cybrian Kotut to elite field

Christopher Kelsall October 17, 2016 0

Frankfurt adds Paris winner Cybrian Kotut to elite field Reigning Paris Marathon Champion Cybrian Kotut is among a group of athletes added to the elite field of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on 30th October. Last

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