• Weekend's Top Road Races: Valencia, Toronto, Venice

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Three exciting races will take place this Sunday (Oct. 22) in Valencia, Toronto and in Venice.

The top road race this weekend will be the Valencia Half Marathon (IAAF Gold Label Road Race) where men's and women's world records will be attempted.  Joyciline Jepkosgei is going to attempt the women's half marathon world record of 1:04:52 while Abraham Cheroben will try to attack the men's record of 58:24.

Another big marathon will take place in Toronto (IAAF Gold Label Road Race) on Sunday with Kenya’s Dickson Chumba (2:04:32 PB) the winner of the 2015 Chicago and 2014 Tokyo marathons trying to get his first win on Canadian Soil.

The Venice marathon is another great marathon to follow as the men's and women's fields include several sub 2:10 and sub 2:30 respectively.

Info of how to follow these races:

Valencia Half Marathon: Sunday, Oct. 22

» Live Stream

» Results 

» Mobile App to track runner and leaders Download Android and Download Apple

» Event Website

» Race Highlights

Scotia Bank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Sunday, Oct. 22

» Live Stream

» Results 

» Live Tracking on your Computer

» Live Mobile App Download Android or Download Apple

» Leaderboard Men / Tracking

» Leaderboard Women / Tracking

» Elitefeld

» Race Highlights

» Event Website

Venice Marathon Sunday, Oct. 22

» Live Stream

» Results 

» Event Website

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