Meia Maratona do Porto 2023, a World Athletics Elite Label Road Race, live stream, results, elite entries and race day schedule.
The 16th edition of the Porto Half Marathon is eagerly anticipated by running enthusiasts around the globe. Scheduled to take place on Sunday, September 17 at 9:00am local time (GMT +1), this prestigious event marks its return to Vila Nova de Gaia, while also sharing its course with the iconic city of Porto. In a testament to the marathon's international appeal and recognition, this year's race will boast participants from an impressive 78 countries.
How to Watch Porto Half Marathon?
The 2023 Porto Half Marathon is set to reach audiences far and wide, thanks to a live broadcast by RPT International and RTP Channel One. The live coverage is slated to kick off at 8:30am Central European Time, ensuring that viewers won't miss a single stride, sprint, or scenic backdrop from this much-anticipated marathon set against the picturesque backdrop of Porto.
In the men's category, several top contenders are slated to compete. The organization spotlights Kenyan runners Mike Kiptum Boit, who clinched victory in the 2018 edition, Evans Kipchirchir Sambu, who secured bronze in 2022, and Anthony Kimutai, boasting a remarkable time of 1:00.43 hours in Lille this year. Among the Portuguese competitors, Ricardo Ribas, André Silva, and Ricardo Pereira will be toeing the line.
On the women's front, the frontrunner is Kenyan Caroline Chepkemoi, who clocked a time of 1:09.13 at the Lisbon Half Marathon in 2019. Representing Portugal are Dulce Félix, Rafaela Fonseca, and Daniela Cunha.