Frankfurt, Germany - Take one World record holder, disgruntled that he was not selected for the Olympic Games, and put him on a Marathon course where a colleague (who did go to the Games) clocked just four seconds slower than his World record last year. Then add the vital ingredients of favourable weather and equitable pace-making, and the likely outcome is another very fast time for Patrick Makau in Sunday’s BMW Frankfurt Marathon.
(Duluth, Minn.)Runners have just more than one week to take advantage of the lowest registration fee available for the 2013 Grandma’s Marathon. The entry fee for the event’s 37th running is $85 thru Oct. 31, after which it will increase to $90 until January 31. (Complete fee structure below).
Near perfect running conditions, 25 patient champions from Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 100-plus bands and entertainment along the course and a first-ever trip through Ohio Stadium for marathoners highlighted the 33rd annual race today.
ST. LOUIS, MO, Oct. 21, 2012 – With ideal running weather setting the course for the day, participants of all levels rocked the streets of St. Louis at the 2nd annual TASK Rock ‘n’ Roll St. Louis Marathon & ½ Marathon presented by the Quinn Family Charitable Fund on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Some times you get what you want. Such was the case with the 37th edition of the TCS Amsterdam Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, which saw both its men's and women's course records broken today.
Amsterdam, The Netherlands - The 37th edition of the TCS Amsterdam Marathan, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, takes place this Sunday (21) in Amsterdam and boasts the appearance of newly crowned IAAF World Half Marathon champion Meseret Hailu.