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  • USATF returns to Des Moines for the 2019 Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships are returning to Des Moines, Iowa, July 25-28, 2019. The best track and field athletes in the country will compete at Drake University’s Drake Stadium on a quest to qualify for Team USATF at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar. The four day meet is the final stop of the 2019 USATF Outdoor Championship Series and will be broadcast on the NBC family of networks and webcast Read More
  • Olympic champions Kiprotich and Kemboi join Hamburg Marathon field

    Past Olympic champions Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda and Kenya's Ezekiel Kemboi are the latest star names added to the field of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on 28 April. Read More
  • VIENNA CITY MARATHON ON 7 April: Tadesse Abraham wants to bounce back in Vienna

    Swiss record holder Tadesse Abraham will run his next marathon in Austria. Organisers of the Vienna City Marathon confirmed the start of the 36 year-old who holds a personal best of 2:06:40 and was runner-up in the European Championships’ marathon in Berlin last summer. Returning to Vienna will be the winner of the race from 2016, Robert Chemosin. Kenneth Keter is another Kenyan who can challenge Tadesse Abraham in the Austrian capital. Including running events Read More
  • HASPA MARATHON HAMBURG ON 28 APRIL: World record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei runs marathon debut in Hamburg

    World record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei runs marathon debut in Hamburg - World half marathon record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei will run her debut at the full distance in Hamburg on 28 April this year. This was announced by the organisers of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg today. The marathon debut of the 25 year-old Kenyan is one eagerly awaited in international road running. Organisers also confirmed that Abel Kirui will compete on the fast course in Hamburg. The Read More
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  • USATF returns to Des Moines for the 2019 Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships
    USATF returns to Des Moines for the 2019 Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships are returning to Des Moines, Iowa, July 25-28, 2019. The best track and field athletes in the country will compete at Drake University’s Drake Stadium on a quest to qualify for Team USATF at the 2019 IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar. The four day meet is the final stop of the 2019 USATF Outdoor Championship Series and will be broadcast on the NBC family of networks and webcast on NBC Sports Gold.

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  • Olympic champions Kiprotich and Kemboi join Hamburg Marathon field
    Olympic champions Kiprotich and Kemboi join Hamburg Marathon field

    Past Olympic champions Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda and Kenya's Ezekiel Kemboi are the latest star names added to the field of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on 28 April.

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  • VIENNA CITY MARATHON ON 7 April: Tadesse Abraham wants to bounce back in Vienna
    VIENNA CITY MARATHON ON 7 April: Tadesse Abraham wants to bounce back in Vienna

    Swiss record holder Tadesse Abraham will run his next marathon in Austria. Organisers of the Vienna City Marathon confirmed the start of the 36 year-old who holds a personal best of 2:06:40 and was runner-up in the European Championships’ marathon in Berlin last summer. Returning to Vienna will be the winner of the race from 2016, Robert Chemosin. Kenneth Keter is another Kenyan who can challenge Tadesse Abraham in the Austrian capital. Including running events at shorter distances staged parallel to the marathon organisers expect more than 40,000 athletes for the 36th edition of the Vienna City Marathon. Entries for this IAAF Gold Label Road Race - the highest category in international road running - are still accepted online at: www.vienna-marathon.com

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  • HASPA MARATHON HAMBURG ON 28 APRIL: World record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei runs marathon debut in Hamburg
    HASPA MARATHON HAMBURG ON 28 APRIL: World record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei runs marathon debut in Hamburg

    World record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei runs marathon debut in Hamburg - World half marathon record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei will run her debut at the full distance in Hamburg on 28 April this year. This was announced by the organisers of the Haspa Marathon Hamburg today. The marathon debut of the 25 year-old Kenyan is one eagerly awaited in international road running. Organisers also confirmed that Abel Kirui will compete on the fast course in Hamburg. The Kenyan has won two World Championship gold medals and an Olympic silver. He intends to attack Eliud Kipchoge’s course record on 28 April. Online entry for Germany’s biggest spring marathon is still possible at: www.haspa-marathon-hamburg.de

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  • American indoor records highlight 112th NYRR Millrose Games
    American indoor records highlight 112th NYRR Millrose Games

    NEW YORK CITY -- Two American Records and a near-world record in the men’s mile made for a night to remember at the 112th NYRR Millrose Games.

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  • Kiprop equals course record, Teferi clocks fastest debut at Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon
    Kiprop equals course record, Teferi clocks fastest debut at Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon

    Kenya’s Stephen Kiprop continued where he left off last year by winning the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon on Friday (8) in an equal course record of 58:42, moving to joint sixth on the world all-time list. In a close women’s race, Senbere Teferi won in 1:05:45, the fastest debut half marathon time in history, with just one second separating the top three finishers.

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  • Elisha Barno and Askale Merachi win the 34th Skechers Performance LA Marathon!

    RunBlogRun 24 Mar 2019 | 12:21 pm

    Elisha Barno and Askale Merachi win the 34th Skechers Performance LA Marathon! John Korir (2nd), Elisha Barno (1rst), Juan Luis Barrios, photo: Jerrod Harris at Getty Images On a glorious Spring day, the city of Angels, a new women's course record and the closest men's finish in the history of LAM took place. Askale Merachi battled Cynthia Jerop and Lucy Karami from the start, with Jerop and Merachi together until 33k. Askale Merachi, who told us afterwards of her robust confidence, won in 2:24:11, breaking Lyudmila Grigoryeva's 2:25:10 from 2006. Merachi scored[…]

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  • 2019 Skechers Performance LA Marathon: Live Feed of LA Marathon!

    RunBlogRun 24 Mar 2019 | 8:25 am

    2019 Skechers Performance LA Marathon: Live Feed of LA Marathon! Meb Keflezighi congratulates Weldon Kirui on his 2018 win, photo by Brian Eder/RunBlogRun The Skechers Performance LA Marathon is providing live streaming from 6:30 AM local time to 1 PM local time. It is not geo blocked! Watch the elite races, and how they develop, plus the 24,000 stories of the LA Marathon runners and walkers as they traverse the City of Angels! Follow mile by mile at @runblogrun on FB and twitter!

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  • 2019 HOKA ONE ONE Spring Track & Field Training Week 11, Day 7: Sunday is a long day, a day to consider memories

    RunBlogRun 24 Mar 2019 | 8:23 am

    2019 HOKA ONE ONE Spring Track & Field Training Week 11, Day 7: Sunday is a long day, a day to consider memories The summer after my senior year in high school, I ran my first 10,000m. 25 laps on the track when my longest race until then was a 2 mile on the track. I ran it with Danny Grimes, a junior from Monta Vista High and my classmate, Bob Lucas. I had run the mile before and just counted my laps as Danny and Bob took off. The race was won by reknowned Lehigh school coach Homer Latimer, who won in[…]

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  • Big names must compete at South African Nationals

    RunBlogRun 23 Mar 2019 | 7:35 pm

    Big names must compete at South African Nationals Wayde Van Niekerk, by PhotoRun.net Caster Semenya, photo by PhotoRun.net Luvo Manyonga, photo by PhotoRun.net Big names must compete at nationals PRETORIA (RSA): Wayde van Niekerk, Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga are among the big names expected to compete at South Africa's national championships in Germiston next month as the federation confirmed participation was a requirement for athletes wishing to be selected for major championships this year. "We have all agreed that if you want to be part of Team[…]

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  • 2019 Skechers Performance LA Marathon: Skechers is back as LA Marathon sponsor, from Sporting Goods Business

    RunBlogRun 23 Mar 2019 | 2:32 pm

    2019 Skechers Performance LA Marathon: Skechers is back as LA Marathon sponsor, from Sporting Goods Business Skechers is the iconic Southern California brand of footwear, based in Manhattan Beach, CA. Founded in 1992 by Robert Greenberg and his son, Micheal Greenberg, the company had sales of $4.64 billion in 2018. Skechers makes overr 3,000 different models of footwear. Their use of celebrity advertising has caught notice of many Americans as Skechers is now the 4th largest footwear brand in the U.S. Skechers LA Marathon special model, photo by Skechers They began their journey into performance running[…]

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