WatchAthletics.com - Article feed https://www.watchathletics.com WatchAthletics.com - THE BEST TRACK AND FIELD ONLINE VIDEOS Mon, 18 Nov 2019 16:10:23 +0200 en WatchAthletics.com - THE BEST TRACK AND FIELD ONLINE VIDEOS https://www.watchathletics.com https://www.watchathletics.com/img/watch-athletics-logo.png 478 99 WatchAthletics.com - THE BEST TRACK AND FIELD ONLINE VIDEOS Letesenbet Gidey Destroys 15km World Record in Netherlands https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10995/letesenbet-gidey-destroys-15km-world-record-in-netherlands/ Ethiopia s the annual Zevenheuvelenloop in Nijmegen Netherlands Gidey finished the 15km race in a stunning Joyciline Jepkosgei in Prague two years ago Gidey who won World Championships 10 000m silver medal last month split 15 09 for the first 5 kilometers She dramatically increased the pace in the next 5 kilometers crossing the 10KM marker in an incredible 29 44 The 21 year old kept pushing the pace with 2 49 2 52 and 2 50 splits in the final 3 kilometers Gidey covered the last 10km in an Sun, 17 Nov 2019 23:37:55 +0200 Stefano Baldini Revisits Scene of his Olympic Triumph in Athens Marathon https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10993/stefano-baldini-revisits-scene-of-his-olympic-triumph-in-athens-marathon/ For Stefano Baldini winner of the Olympic Marathon title in Athens in 2004 some feelings remain the same even though 15 years have passed since the greatest day in the Italian s running career Now 48 he stood on Sunday at the start line of the Athens Marathon The Authentic in the town of Marathon just as he had done in his athletic prime This time no honours beyond that of a distinctive finisher s medal commemorating the Battle of Marathon in 490 BCE were at stake But there was still a tingle of Mon, 11 Nov 2019 14:08:41 +0200 42 -Year-Old John Komen Takes Surprise Win in Athens Marathon https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10992/42-year-old-john-komen-takes-surprise-win-in-athens-marathon/ John Komen came from behind to achieve a surprise win in Athens Marathon while 2004 Olympic Champion Stefano Baldini finished the course in under three hours on Sunday At the age of 42 Kenyan John Komen came through to upset the favourites and win the Athens Marathon with 2 16 34 The masters or veteran runner was well behind the leaders with 10k to go but on the demanding original marathon course from Marathon to Athens Komen managed to pass fellow Kenyan Daniel Muteti and then Felicien Muhitira Sun, 10 Nov 2019 18:36:53 +0200 Mary Cain and the System that Failed Her https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10991/mary-cain-and-the-system-that-failed-her/ From the most promising female runner in America to a strong voice against Nike s Oregon Project and ex couch Alberto Salazar Read about Mary Cain s journey Mary Cain wanted to be the best female athlete ever and when she thought she was well on her way everything collapsed Today at age 23 she is speaking up against her ex coach Alberto Salazar s cycle of abuse at the Nike s Oregon Project and a system that she believes is hurting young female athletes minds and bodies According to Cain star Sun, 10 Nov 2019 01:43:36 +0200 Live: Athens Marathon the Authentic 2019 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10990/live-athens-marathon-the-authentic-2019/ The 2019 Athens Marathon the Authentic is Sunday November 10 Here is how to watch and follow live the 2019 Athens Marathon Watch live on EPT Sports from 9 00 am local time Results Live updates on Facebook Kenyans Daniel Muteti and Rasa Drazdauskaite s back in 2010 The challenging marathon course is the same course used in the 2004 Olympics in Athens and it covers the same ground that the legendary Athenian soldier Phiedippides ran from the battlefield of Marathon to Athens to announce the defeat Sat, 09 Nov 2019 20:43:42 +0200 World Champions Lelisa Desisa and Ruth Chepngetich Named Marathon Runners of the Year https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10989/world-champions-lelisa-desisa-and-ruth-chepngetich-named-marathon-runners-of-the-year/ This year s World Marathon Champions Lelisa Desisa and Ruth Chepngetich are the Marathon Runners of the Year The runners from Ethiopia and Kenya respectively were honoured at the AIMS Best Marathon Runner BMR Gala in Athens on Friday night The Gala which was shown live on Greek TV was staged by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races AIMS and the Hellenic Athletics Federation SEGAS On Sunday the 37th edition of the will take place on the original course with a record field Sat, 09 Nov 2019 15:27:47 +0200 Kenyans Target Course Record in the Original Marathon in Athens https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10988/kenyans-target-course-record-in-the-original-marathon-in-athens/ The Kenyan favourites Daniel Muteti and Rhonzas Kilimo have set their sights on breaking the course record in the Athens Marathon The Authentic on Sunday While the target time of 2 10 37 is no easy task on the highly demanding original marathon course the race already has one guaranteed record SEGAS the Hellenic Athletics Federation and event organizers have confirmed a record entry of 20 000 athletes who will be on the start line in the small town of Marathon on Sunday From this coastal town Thu, 07 Nov 2019 20:50:04 +0200 4 Things to Know about Nike’s Vaporfly Shoes https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10987/4-things-to-know-about-nike-s-vaporfly-shoes/ Nike s Vaporfly shoes are the talk about topic in marathon racing Keep reading to learn about the most important points of this debate When Eliud Kipchoge broke the two hour time in a male long distance marathon earlier in 2019 experts thought they were watching a science fiction film He run 1 59 40 2 for a total of 26 2 miles so he not only had finished it in under two hours but he broke the record for a considerable time As fans recovered from the shock the following day Brigid Kosgei broke Tue, 05 Nov 2019 20:00:32 +0200 Geoffrey Kamworor and Joyceline Jepkosgei Claim 2019 New York City Marathon Titles https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10985/geoffrey-kamworor-and-joyceline-jepkosgei-claim-2019-new-york-city-marathon-titles/ World half marathon record holders Geopher Kamwowor and debutante Joyceline Jepkosgei powered to victory at 2019 New York City Marathon on Sunday 3 Running under nearly ideal wetaher conditions Geoffrey Kamworor Kenya won his second NYC Marathon title The 26 year old Kamworor broke away from the leading group just 3 kilometers before the line to win the race in Central Park in 2 hours 8 minutes and 13 seconds Albert Korir Kenya finished second with a time of 2 08 36 Ethiopian non elite athlete Sun, 03 Nov 2019 20:00:08 +0200 Who wins the New York City Marathon? https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10984/who-wins-the-new-york-city-marathon/ There is a lot to know about the 2019 New York City Marathon Take a look at what to expect this year The 49th New York City Marathon will take place on Sunday November 3 rd featuring well known athletes and up and coming racers in a competition that promises to have a lot of surprises Will Lelisa Desisa and Mary Keitany keep their titles Who are their strongest competitors Let s see what we know so far Male Runners in the New York City Marathon 2019 There are four strong figures in the male list Sun, 03 Nov 2019 00:44:27 +0200 Results: TCS New York City Marathon 2019 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10983/results-tcs-new-york-city-marathon-2019/ Results TCS New york City Marathon World Marathon Majors Sunday November 3 Women Leaderboard Men Leaderboard Track Athlete Watch Live Top Men 1 Geoffrey Kamworor KEN 2 08 13 2 Albert Korir KEN 2 08 36 3 Girma Bekele Gebre ETH 2 08 38 4 Tamirat Tola ETH 2 09 20 5 Shura Kitata ETH 2 10 39 6 Jared Ward USA 2 10 45 7 Stephen Sambu KEN 2 11 11 8 Yoshiki Takenouchi JPN 2 11 18 9 Abdi Abdirahman USA 2 11 34 10 Connor McMilian USA 2 12 07 Top Women 1 Joyciline Jepkosgei KEN 2 22 38 2 Mary Keitany KEN 2 Sat, 02 Nov 2019 17:10:12 +0200 Live: New York City Marathon 2019 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10982/live-new-york-city-marathon-2019/ Live 2019 TCS New York City NYC Marathon World Marathon Majors road race Sunday November 3 The Elite women start at 9 10 a m US Eastern followed by men s elite and first wave at 9 40 a m The NYC marathon event will be telveside and streamed live in many parts of the World at 9 00 a m local time in New York 4 GMT How to watch live In New York ABC7NY will air the race on TV from 9 a m to 2 p m In the rest of the U S you can watch the race Live on ESPN 2 and ESPN GO from 9 a m In the Uinted Kingdom Sun, 03 Nov 2019 07:45:42 +0200 Defending champion Brimin Misoi Leads Athens Marathon Elite Field https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10980/defending-champion-brimin-misoi-leads-athens-marathon-elite-field/ Brimin Misoi the Kenyan who made headlines with an emphatic victory last year will take pride of place on the start line for the 37th edition of the Athens Marathon The Authentic on Sunday November 10 Misoi ran the third fastest time ever of 2 10 56 on the renowned tough course from the coastal town of Marathon to the heart of Athens He crossed the finish line in the Panathenaic Stadium venue for the 1896 Olympic Games almost two minutes clear of his nearest rival Retaining the title will prove Tue, 29 Oct 2019 15:44:29 +0200 Valary Aiyabei Breaks Frankfurt Marathon Course Record With 2:19:10 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10979/valary-aiyabei-breaks-frankfurt-marathon-course-record-with-2-19-10/ Valary Aiyabei smashed the 2 20 barrier in the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon achieving the greatest sporting moment in the 38th edition of Germany s oldest city marathon The Kenyan won in 2 19 10 a stupendous course record when she crossed the line in the Festhalle becoming the 12th fastest woman of all time in the marathon She also moved to number five for fastest performances by a woman this year The Ethiopian Megertu Kebede finished second in 2 21 10 and third place went to her compatriot and Sun, 27 Oct 2019 19:07:28 +0200 Live: Frankfurt Marathon 2019 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10977/live-frankfurt-marathon-2019/ Live 2019 Mainova Frankfurt Marathon IAAF Gold Label Road Race Sunday October 27 at 10 00 Central European Time Watch Live Stream Preview Men Preview Women Live ResultsTweets by ffm marathon Sun, 27 Oct 2019 04:44:59 +0200 Results: Frankfurt Marathon 2019 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10976/results-frankfurt-marathon-2019/ Results 2019 Mainova Frankfurt Marathon IAAF Gold Label Road Race Sunday October 27 Kilometer Splits Elite Track an Athlete Top Results Men 1 Bekele Tefera Fikre ETH 2 07 08 2 Arega Wolde Dawit ETH 2 07 10 3 Yimer Aweke Ayalew BRN 2 07 12 4 Kiprugut Kosgey Martin KEN 2 07 20 5 Teferi Maru ISR 2 08 09 6 Kiptoo Mark KEN 2 08 09 7 Keter Kenneth KEN 2 09 29 8 Meucci Daniele ITA 2 10 52 9 Kipyego Benard KEN 2 11 38 10 Hawkins Derek GBR 2 12 49 11 Kancys Remigijus LIT 2 12 50 12 Korir John Kipkosgei Sun, 27 Oct 2019 04:35:47 +0200 Elite Women Target Sub Sub 2:20 Course Record at Frankfurt Marathon https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10975/elite-women-target-sub-sub-2-20-course-record-at-frankfurt-marathon/ The 2 20 barrier is the major target at the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday No woman has achieved this time in Germany s oldest city marathon and so far in Germany only Berlin has achieved this distinction Given good weather conditions a group of women are aiming to break 2 20 on Sunday Meskerem Assefa who clocked the current course record of 2 20 36 last year returns to defend her title The Ethiopian is not the fastest on the start list since Lonah Salpeter of Israel has made a late entry Fri, 25 Oct 2019 20:38:25 +0300 Mark Kiptoo to Attack Masters World Record; Katharina Steinruck Chases Olympic Qualifying Time https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10974/mark-kiptoo-to-attack-masters-world-record-katharina-steinruck-chases-olympic-qualifying-time/ Mark Kiptoo and Katharina Steinruck know that the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday is the most important race of the year in pursuit of their respective goals The Kenyan Masters world record holder and the leading woman runner among the home contingent aim to exploit the Frankfurt course renowned for its fast times Last year Kiptoo now 43 ran 2 07 50 for a M40 world record and he says he feels capable of improving on that time Katharina Steinruck has shown excellent form this year after heel Thu, 24 Oct 2019 20:23:01 +0300 World Class Lonah Salpeter Brings Yet More Quality to Strong Elite Field in Frankfurt https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10973/world-class-lonah-salpeter-brings-yet-more-quality-to-strong-elite-field-in-frankfurt/ The addition of Lonah Salpeter completes the elite field for the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon which takes place next Sunday The Kenyan born runner who competes for Israel has a personal best of 2 19 46 which makes her the fastest woman ever to be on the start list of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon Among her rivals will be the course record holder and last year s women s champion Meskerem Assefa from Ethiopia who ran 2 20 36 here 12 months ago The men s race on Sunday features a rare perhaps unique Mon, 21 Oct 2019 20:11:42 +0300 Results: Amsterdam Marathon 2019 https://www.watchathletics.com/article/10972/results-amsterdam-marathon-2019/ Results 2019 TCS Amsterdam Marathon IAAF Gold Label Road Race Sunday October 20 Search all results here Top Results Men 1 Vincent Kipchumba 02 05 09 02 05 09 2 Solomon Deksisa 02 05 16 02 05 16 3 Elisha Rotich 02 05 18 02 05 18 4 Betesfa Getahun 02 05 28 02 05 27 5 Fentahun Hunegnaw 02 06 04 02 06 04 6 Tadu Abate 02 06 13 02 06 13 7 Morris Gachaga 02 06 24 02 06 24 8 Daniel Kemboi 02 06 31 02 06 31 9 Abdi Nageeye 02 07 39 02 07 39 10 Abrar Osman 02 07 46 02 07 44 11 Leonard Korir02 07 56 02 07 Sun, 20 Oct 2019 20:53:17 +0300