• Tokyo Marathon Men's and Women's Elite Field

Article source: Athletics

The 2016 Tokyo Marathon will be held on Sunday, February 28. 

 

Olympic marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda and Kenyan's the 2014 winner and course record holder  Dickson Chumba and Emmanuel Mutai (PB 2:03:13)  will lead a very strong men's field. 

The women's elite field will be led by  Edna Kiplagat (KEN) the 2014 London marathon winner and past Tokyo marathon winners Birhane Dibaba and Aberu Kebede both from Ethiopia.

The event will broadcast live on Sunday. For times in different parts of the world visit page here.

Emmanuel Mutai (Kenya) - 2:03:13 (Berlin 2014)
Dickson Chumba (Kenya) - 2:04:32 (Chicago 2014)
Eliud Kiptanui (Kenya) - 2:05:21 (Berlin 2015)
Bernard Kipyego (Kenya) - 2:06:19 (Amsterdam 2015)
Stephen Kiprotich (Uganda) - 2:06:33 (Tokyo 2015) 
Feyisa Lilesa (Ethiopia) - 2:06:35 (Dubai 2015)
Masato Imai (Japan) - 2:07:39 (Tokyo 2015) 
Kohei Matsumura (Japan) - 2:08:09 (Tokyo 2014)
Samuel Ndungu (Kenya) - 2:08:21 (Lisbon 2014) 
Abel Kirui (Kenya) - 2:09:04 (Tokyo 2014)
Hiroaki Sano (Japan) - 2:09:12 (Tokyo 2015)
Benjamin Ngandu (Kenya) - 2:09:18 (Tokyo 2015) 
Koji Gokaya (Japan) - 2:09:21 (Tokyo 2015) 
Javier Guerra (Spain) - 2:09:33 (London 2015)

Women

Edna Kiplagat (Kenya) - 2:20:21 (London 2014)
Aberu Kebede (Ethiopia) - 2:20:48 (Berlin 2015)
Shure Demise (Ethiopia) - 2:20:59 (Dubai 2015)
Birhane Dibaba (Ethiopia) - 2:22:30 (Tokyo 2014)
Amane Gobena (Ethiopia) - 2:23:29 (Paris 2015)
Ashete Bekele Dido (Ethiopia) - 2:23:43 (Dubai 2015)
Helah Kiprop (Kenya) - 2:24:03 (Tokyo 2015)
Isabellah Andersson (Sweden) - 2:26:05 (Dubai 2013) 
Maja Neuenschwander (Switzerland) - 2:26:49 (Berlin 2015)
Hiroko Yoshitomi (Japan) - 2:31:28 (Tokyo 2013) 
Winfridah Kebaso (Kenya) - 2:32:08 (Saitama 2015)
Yukiko Okuno (Japan) - 2:32:41 (Osaka 2015)

Tokyo Marathon Past winners

Year Men's winner Country Time Women's winner Country Time 
2015 Endeshaw Negesse  Ethiopia 2:06:00 Birhane Dibaba  Ethiopia 2:23:15
2014 Dickson Chumba  Kenya 2:05:42CR Tirfi Tsegaye  Ethiopia 2:22:23CR
2013 Dennis Kimetto  Kenya 2:06:50 Aberu Kebede  Ethiopia 2:25:34
2012 Michael Kipyego  Kenya 2:07:37 Atsede Habtamu  Ethiopia 2:25:28
2011 Hailu Mekonnen  Ethiopia 2:07:35 Noriko Higuchi [6]  Japan 2:28:49
2010 Masakazu Fujiwara  Japan 2:12:19 Alevtina Biktimirova  Russia 2:34:39
2009 Salim Kipsang  Kenya 2:10:27 Mizuho Nasukawa  Japan 2:25:38
2008 Viktor Röthlin   Switzerland 2:07:23 Claudia Dreher  Germany 2:35:35
2007 Daniel Njenga  Kenya 2:09:45 Hitomi Niiya  Japan 2:31:02



Latest Videos
» Valencia Half Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
28 October 2018 at 06:00 (UTC)
» Mainova Frankfurt Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
28 October 2018 at 08:00 (UTC)
» New York CIty Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
04 November 2018 at 13:20 (UTC)
» Istanbul Marathon 2018 - Live Stream
11 November 2018 at 07:00 (UTC)
Flash News
» UEFA Champions League - Live Stream
23 Oct 2018 at 16:55 (UTC)
» Manchester United vs Juventus - Live Stream
23 Oct 2018 at 19:00 (UTC)
Past Headlines Latest Results Upcoming Events
21 Oct Toronto Waterfront Marathon 2018
21 Oct Delhi Half Marathon 2018
21 Oct Amsterdam Marathon 2018
14 Oct The Bridgestone Great 10k (Berlin, GER)
14 Oct EDP Maratona de Lisboa, (POR)
14 Oct Durban 10KM
14 Oct Eindhoven Marathon 2018
13 Oct NCAA D1 Pre Nationals 2018, (Madison,
11 Oct Athletics Youth Olympic Games (Buenos
07 Oct Košice Peace Marathon (SVK)
07 Oct Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2018
07 Oct Cardiff Half Marathon 2018 (GBR)
06 Oct Youth Olympic Games, (Buenos Aires 2018)
28 Oct Mainova Frankfurt Marathon 2018
28 Oct Volkswagen Ljubljana Marathon
28 Oct Marseille-Cassis 20KM
28 Oct Valencia Half Marathon 2018
28 Oct Venice Marathon 2018
04 Nov New York CIty Marathon 2018
04 Nov Marathon des Alpes-Maritimes
04 Nov Maratona do Porto EDP
04 Nov Hangzhou Marathon 2018
11 Nov Istanbul Marathon 2018
11 Nov Beirut Marathon 2018
11 Nov Maratón Internacional Megacable
11 Nov Hefei International Marathon
11 Oct Kenyan Marathon Runner, Samuel Kalalei, ...
08 Oct Live: Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires ...
08 Oct Mo Farah wins Chicago Marathon with new ...
07 Oct Results: Chicago Marathon 2018 ...
04 Oct Chebet and Saina Join Strong Frankfurt ...
02 Oct Haspa Marathon Hamburg runs together with ...
02 Oct Chicago Marathon 2018 Elite Athletes Field ...
27 Sep This Weekend's Top Cross and Road Races to ...
17 Sep Eliud Kipchoge credits teamwork for his ...
16 Sep Watch: Kevin Mayer Breaks Decathlon World ...
16 Sep Kipchoge 2:01:39 Smashes World Marathon ...
16 Sep Results: 2018 BMW Berlin Marathon ...
15 Sep Another young RunCzech Racing star emerges ...
Watch Athletics
©2018 WATCHATHLETICS.COM. All rights reserved.