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Istanbul Marathon Record Under Threat
12 November 2014
Istanbul Marathon Record Under Threat
 The 2014 Istanbul marathon could see it's course record fall as the race organizers have attracted a strong field of 16 Ethiopians and five Kenyans to compete in the
Germany to Impose Crime Law for Athletes Caught for Doping
11 November 2014
Germany to Impose Crime Law for Athletes Caught for Doping
Germany is planning to make a crime law for athletes that are caught using doping.    If found guilty, the new law could put an athlete the bars up to three
IAAF Induces 11 Legends to Hall of Fame
11 November 2014
IAAF Induces 11 Legends to Hall of Fame
The track and field governing body IAAF announced earlier today 11 legends that will be added in to the Hall of Fame.    Image Source:link The IAAF started adding
Jessica Ennis-Hill Plans to Compete at Next Summer's IAAF World Championships  in Beijing
11 November 2014
Jessica Ennis-Hill Plans to Compete at Next Summer's IAAF World Championships in Beijing
Great Britain's track and field super star Jessica Ennis - Hill revealed that she has hopes to compete at next years World Championships in Beijing as she keeps preparing to defend
Hailu Takes Marathon des Alpes Title
09 November 2014
Hailu Takes Marathon des Alpes Title
After finishing in second and third place for the past two years, Ethiopia's Shume Hailu finally won the 7th edition of the  Marathon des Alpes-Maritimes Nice-Cannes this
Bekele Wins JoongAng Seoul International in 2:07:43
09 November 2014
Bekele Wins JoongAng Seoul International in 2:07:43
The 31-year old,  Feyisa Bekele, of Ethiopia won the The annual JoongAng Seoul International Marathon on Sunday, November 9. Bekele running for the first
Hejnova Eyes European Indoor Champs
07 November 2014
Hejnova Eyes European Indoor Champs
 The 400m hurdle champion Zuzana Hejnova is back in training after missing out most of the 2014 season due to heel injury informs Czech media. The 28-year-old Hejnova is
Results: New York City Marathon 2014
02 November 2014
Results: New York City Marathon 2014
 Results: New York City Marathon - November 2, 2014 SEE FULL RESULTS OF NYC MARATHON 2014 HERE>> Top Results
Kipsang and Keitany Win NYC Marathon
02 November 2014
Kipsang and Keitany Win NYC Marathon
 Wilson Kipsang surged away from  Lelisa Desisa in the final half mile to win the New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 2. The former marathon world recod
Jeptoo Faces Doping Ban
31 October 2014
Jeptoo Faces Doping Ban
According to American site (runblogrun) Kenya's Rita Jeptoo has tested positive for doping before she won the Chicago marathon two weeks ago. The site runblorun says that they
Watch Live New York City Marathon 2014
31 October 2014
Watch Live New York City Marathon 2014
Watch Live New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 2. 2014 NYC marathon  Sunday, November 2       Watch
Pavel Maslak Back in Training
30 October 2014
Pavel Maslak Back in Training
World Indoor 400m champion Pavel Maslak of Czech Republic has resumed his training after overcoming hamstring injury.  "I am back in training, with since already two
Pro Athletes - New York City Marathon
28 October 2014
Pro Athletes - New York City Marathon
 New York City Marathon Pro Athletes Lists - Sunday, November 2    
Kiptoo Wins Frankfurt Marathon
26 October 2014
Kiptoo Wins Frankfurt Marathon
Mark Kiptoo took the win at  today's Frankfurt marathon:  The 38 year-old Kiptoo, who finished second at last years Frankfurt marathon won the race clocking 2:06.49.
Live: BMW Frankfurt Marathon
25 October 2014
Live: BMW Frankfurt Marathon
Follow all the action of the 2014 BMW Frankfurt Mararhon Live on Sunday, October 26. 2014 frankfurt Marathon  Sunday, October 26   Watch
Blanka Vlasic in The Gym
24 October 2014
Blanka Vlasic in The Gym
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Mekonnen to Lead Frankfurt Marathon
23 October 2014
Mekonnen to Lead Frankfurt Marathon
The 19-Year-Old Tsegaye Mekonnen of Ethiopia will Lead Field Of Ten Sub-2:09 Men For Sunday’s Frankfurt Marathon. The organizers of the BMW Frankfurt Marathon hope their
 Kipyego Wins Amsterdam Marathon
19 October 2014
Kipyego Wins Amsterdam Marathon
Kenyan athlete Bernard Kipyego won the 39th edition of the Amsterdam Marathon on Sunday, while Betelhem Moges from Ethiopia was the fastest in the women's race.   The
Follow Live: TCS Amsterdam Marathon
18 October 2014
Follow Live: TCS Amsterdam Marathon
Follow all the action of the IAAF Gold lable road race - 2014 TCS Amsterdam Marathon - Live on Sunday, October 19. 2014 Amsterdam Marathon Sunday, October 19 Watch
Gatlin Out of IAAF AOY Final List
17 October 2014
Gatlin Out of IAAF AOY Final List
 Justin Gatlin  failed to make the list of the last three athletes for IAAF athlete of the year award. The american sprinter, who faced four year doping ban from
Ennis-Hill Starts Preparartion for Rio 2016
15 October 2014
Ennis-Hill Starts Preparartion for Rio 2016
The 2012 London Olympic Champion in Heptathlon Jessica Ennis-Hill resumed her training after giving birth to her sun Reggie in July.  Loading View on
BAAS Marathon Winner Mistaken for Intruder
14 October 2014
BAAS Marathon Winner Mistaken for Intruder
The 2014 Buenos Aires marathon winner Mariano Mastromarino was mistaken for an imposter. In Sunday's  (October 12) race,  Argentinian marathoner Mariano Mastromarino
Jeptoo Defends Chicago Mararhon Title and Wins Fourth Straight World Marathon Majors
12 October 2014
Jeptoo Defends Chicago Mararhon Title and Wins Fourth Straight World Marathon Majors
In nearly perfect weather conditions, the pre-race favorite Kenyan Rita Jeptoo won the Chicago marathon becoming the first women in history to win four World marathon Majors in a
Kipchoge Wins Chicago Marathon
12 October 2014
Kipchoge Wins Chicago Marathon
Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya won the 2014 Bank of America Chicago marathon on Sunday, October 12.   Kipchoge who won the 2003 world championships gold medal in 5000m pushed
Lewandowska of Poland Takes Women's Title at Eindhoven Marathon
12 October 2014
Lewandowska of Poland Takes Women's Title at Eindhoven Marathon
 Iwona Lewandowska of Poland wins women's race at the 2014 Eindhoven Marathon in 2:28:33 on Sunday, October 12. image
Tilahun Regassa Takes a Surprise Win at Eindhoven Marathon in 2:06.20
12 October 2014
Tilahun Regassa Takes a Surprise Win at Eindhoven Marathon in 2:06.20
Tilahun Regassa of Ethiopia manged to brake away from the leading pack in the final stages to win the  Eindhoven Marathon on Sunday, October 12.     image
Jeptoo Will Try to Make History in Chicago
12 October 2014
Jeptoo Will Try to Make History in Chicago
Rita Yeptoo will try to make history at the world's one of the greatest marathons - The Chicago Marathon, on Sunday, October 12. Defending champion Rita Jeptoo  of Kenya
Follow Live: Chicago Marathon
11 October 2014
Follow Live: Chicago Marathon
Follow all the action of the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Live on Sunday, October 12. 2014 Chicago Marathon  Sunday, October 5 Watch
Sports Picture: Usain Bolt Resumes Training
08 October 2014
Sports Picture: Usain Bolt Resumes Training
First day back at training pic.twitter.com/rkp8EgqWsS— Usain St. Leo Bolt (@usainbolt) October 7, 2014  
Bekele & Kipchoge Eye Record in Chicago
08 October 2014
Bekele & Kipchoge Eye Record in Chicago
This years's Chicago Marathon record will be under threat as the great Etiopian, Kenenisa Bekele, and Kenya's multiple World championships and Olympic Game medalist, Eliud
Elite Athletes: Chicago Marathon 2014
07 October 2014
Elite Athletes: Chicago Marathon 2014
The 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, an IAAF gold label road race, will take place on Sunday, October 12. The men's field will lead world record holder in 5000m and 10000m
Results: Lisbon Marathon - Ndungu Wins Men's Race in 2:08:21 While Jepkesho Takes Women's Race in 2:26:47
05 October 2014
Results: Lisbon Marathon - Ndungu Wins Men's Race in 2:08:21 While Jepkesho Takes Women's Race in 2:26:47
   Results: Marathon Lisbon - October 5,  2014 SEE FULL RESULTS HERE>> Men Top 10 Results Place Name NAT Time 1 Samuel
Robert Harting Asks to Be removed From AOY Award Lists After Former Doper Gatlin Was Also Nominated
05 October 2014
Robert Harting Asks to Be removed From AOY Award Lists After Former Doper Gatlin Was Also Nominated
Olympic, World and European discus throw champion  Robert Harting of Germany is asking to be removed from the 2014 IAAF athlete of the year list since former doping
SA's Mokoka Wins Great Scottish Run
05 October 2014
SA's Mokoka Wins Great Scottish Run
South Africa's Stephen Mokoka was the winner of today's Great Scottish run in Glasgow while favorite Haile Gebrselassie was forced to withdraw from the race due to breathing
Live: Great Scottish Run
05 October 2014
Live: Great Scottish Run
Follow all the action of the 2014 Great Scottish Run live on Sunday, October 5. 2014 Great Scottish Run  Half Marathon Sunday, October 5   Watch
Asian Games Women's Hammer Throw Champion Fails Doping Test
03 October 2014
Asian Games Women's Hammer Throw Champion Fails Doping Test
Zhang Wenxiu of China, who on September 28 won the women's hammer throw gold has been stripped of her gold medal after she failed doping test at the Incheon 2014 Asian
Iraqi Wins 800m Gold After Top 3 Finishers Receive DQ's
02 October 2014
Iraqi Wins 800m Gold After Top 3 Finishers Receive DQ's
Iraq's Adnan Almntfage who finished in fourth place at the men's 800m final was promoted to the gold medal after the top three finishers were disqualified after the race at the
Qinggang Sets Massive Asian Javelin Record 89.15m
02 October 2014
Qinggang Sets Massive Asian Javelin Record 89.15m
Two Asian records fell on the penultimate day of the track and field competition at the Asian Games in the city of Incehon in South Korea on Thursday night. Chinese
Gebrselassie Returns to Great Scottish Run
01 October 2014
Gebrselassie Returns to Great Scottish Run
Ethiopia's running legend, Haile Gebraselassie, will headline this Sunday's Great Scotish Run in Glasgow.    Image source: link Last year at the Great Scottish Run
Kipsang Says Marathon World Record Can Go Down Within a Year
30 September 2014
Kipsang Says Marathon World Record Can Go Down Within a Year
Former Marathon World Record holder, Wilsin Kipsang,  who saw his training partner Dennis Kimetto smash his record of 2:03:23 from the 2013 Berlin Marathon by  26
 Highlights: BMW Berlin Marathon
30 September 2014
Highlights: BMW Berlin Marathon
BMW BERLIN-MARATHON Highlights from SCC EVENTS on Vimeo. Relive all the action of the 2014 BMW Berlin Marathon
Kilometer Splits of the new World Marathon Record 2:02.57
29 September 2014
Kilometer Splits of the new World Marathon Record 2:02.57
Dennis Kimetto of Kenya Became the first man in history to run the marathon under 2:03 mark at the BMW Berlin Marathon on Sunday (18).   Splits of the World Marathon
Results: BMW Berlin Marathon
28 September 2014
Results: BMW Berlin Marathon
Results: BMW Berlin Marathon September 28, 2014 FULL RESULTS HERE>> Top 25 Men place Name ac club Brutto Finish 1 » Kimetto, Dennis
Kimetto Breaks Marathon World Record
28 September 2014
Kimetto Breaks Marathon World Record
Kenyan Dennis Kimetto smashed the marathon world record in Berlin on Sunday, winning the race in a time of 2 hours, 2 minutes and 57 seconds. The 30-year-old pre-race
Live: BMW Berlin Marathon
27 September 2014
Live: BMW Berlin Marathon
Follow world's one of the fastest road races the BMW Berlin Marathon Live on Sunday, September 28. Watch Live>>| Results>>| Men's
Women's Elite Runners - BMW Berlin Marathon 2014
26 September 2014
Women's Elite Runners - BMW Berlin Marathon 2014
BMW Berlin Marathon 2014 - September 28, 2014 Women's Elite Runners Name Country PB Comment Tirfi Tsegaye Ethiopia 2:21:19 Set Tokyo CR in February; has also won
Men's Elite Runners: BMW- Berlin Marathon
26 September 2014
Men's Elite Runners: BMW- Berlin Marathon
Kenyan's Dennis Kimetto and Emmanuel Mutai with sub 2.04 marathon personal bests will lead world's one of the fastest marathons - the BMW  Berlin marathon - on Sunday,
Bolt Aims For Sub 19 Seconds in 200m
24 September 2014
Bolt Aims For Sub 19 Seconds in 200m
World's Fastest man, Usain Bolt, still believes he can better his 100m and 200m world records and to be the first man on the planet to break 19 second
Berlin Marathon: Flanagan Aims USA Record with a Sub 2:20 Performance
22 September 2014
Berlin Marathon: Flanagan Aims USA Record with a Sub 2:20 Performance
Beijing Olympics 10000m bronze medalist Shalane Flanagan arrived on Friday in Germany to run at the world's one of the fastest marathons in Berlin on Sunday (28) with a main goal
Kastor Breaks World Masters HM Record
21 September 2014
Kastor Breaks World Masters HM Record
 The 41 year old American road racer Deena Kastor broke the World Masters Half Marathon record at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon on Sunday,
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