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Eliud Kipchoge breaks two hours for the marathon distance

Historic time of 1:59:40.2

Eliud Kipchoge proved that “No Human Is Limited” by becoming the first ever sub-two-hour marathon runner in Vienna on 12 October. He ran the marathon distance in 1:59:40.2.

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - OCTOBER 13: Brigid Kosgei of Kenya poses for a photo after breaking the world record to win the 2019 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 13, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Quinn Harris/Getty Images)

Kosgei sets new marathon world record

Radcliffe’s 2003 time smashed by 81 seconds

Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe’s 16-year-old world record for the women’s marathon in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on 13 October, winning in a time of 2:14:04.

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Race date for PZU Warsaw Half Marathon (POL) changed

PZU Warsaw Half Marathon date change

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Alberto Salazar faces four-year ban

Doping offences included trafficking and tampering

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Bekele misses world record by two seconds

Sensational comeback victory in 2:01:41 – Women’s race sees favourite Cherono drop out and Bekere triumph

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Cherono hopes for record fourth win in Berlin

Course record also a target

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Paperwork eased for running tourists in Italy

Foreign runners no longer require a medical certificate for Italian distance races

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Athens Marathon looks forward to record numbers

60,000 participants expected for five-day running festival – AIMS Gala and Symposium

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Frankfurt: women aim for 2:20 course record

Valary Jemeli and Alemu Kebede seen as favourites

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Bank of America Chicago Marathon, United States of America

Sun 13 October 2019

41.8781 -87.6298
marathon
Men
1 Lawrence CHERONO KEN 2:05:45
2 Dejane DEBELA ETH 2:06:46
3 Asefa MENGSTU ETH 2:05:48
4 Bedan KAROKI KEN 2:05:53
5 Bashir ABDI BEL 2:06:14
Women
1 Brigid KOSGEI KEN 2:14:04
2 Ababel YESHANEH ETH 2:20:51
3 Gelete BURKA ETH 2:20:55
4 Emma BATES USA 2:25:27
5 Fionnuala MCCORMACK IRL 2:26:47

Silesia Marathon, Poland

Sun 6 October 2019

50.2649 19.0238
marathon
Men
1 Evans Tamui KIPMOLETICH XXX 2:21:37
2 Moses KIPRUTO XXX 2:23:16
3 Andrezej ROGIEWICZ XXX 2:29:18
4 Bartosz KWESTOROWSKI XXX 2:34:23
5 Marek ZABA XXX 2:39:27
Women
1 Tepkurui Gladys BIWOTT XXX 2:45:55
2 Lucy NTHENYA XXX 2:48:35
3 Patrycja WLODARCZYK XXX 2:29:02
4 Yuliya SKIRUK XXX 3:01:37
5 Malgorzata RENCZ XXX 3:15:38

Brussels Airport Marathon & Half Marathon, Belgium

Sun 6 October 2019

50.8503 4.35171
marathon
Men
1 Michael CHEGE KEN 2:17:53
2 Willem VAN SCHUERBEECK BEL 2:19:11
3 Karim KWEMBOI KEN 2:32:53
4 Brian Arreborg HANSEN DEN 2:40:02
5 Ansgar CARLIER BEL 2:40:20
Women
1 Kabi NASSAM BEL 2:54:48
2 Ludivine SEULIN FRA 3:09:11
3 Inger Marit VALSTAD NOR 3:10:33
4 Eva GALLE BEL 3:14:00
5 Debbie STOKMANS BEL 3:22:57

Košice Peace Marathon, Slovakia

Sun 6 October 2019

48.721 21.2578
marathon
Men
1 Hillary Ki KIPSAMBU KEN 2:09:33
2 Shumet Aka MENGISTU ETH 2:10:51
3 Tsegay WELDLIBANOS ERI 2:11:02
4 Alebachew Deba WALE ETH 2:11:51
5 Samuel Kipli KOSGEI KEN 2:12:03
Women
1 Kumeshi Sic DERESSA ETH 2:26:01
2 Chemtai RIONOTUKEI KEN 2:33:27
3 Joan Jepchirc KIGEN KEN 2:34:05
4 Petra PASTOROVA CZE 2:47:33
5 Lucia VLCAKOVA SVK 2:49:19

Bila Tserkva Marathon, Ukraine

Sun 6 October 2019

49.7989 30.1153

This year the Ukrainian Marathon Championship was held as part of the 16th Bila Tserkva Marathon. In the both men’s and women’s categories, the first two participants fulfilled the Olympic qualification standard and are now looking forward to the 2020 Summer Olympics.

marathon
Men
1 Bohdan-Ivan HORODYSKYY UKR 2:10:52
2 Mykola NYZHNYK UKR 2:11:12
3 Ihor HELETIY UKR 2:13:15
4 Serhiy SHEVCHENKO UKR 2:29:48
5 Mykola LEVCHYK UKR 2:39:57
Women
1 Yevheniya PROKOFYEVA UKR 2:28:06
2 Darya MYKHAYLOVA UKR 2:28:15
3 Iryna BUBNYAK UKR 2:30:51
4 Kateryna STETSENKO UKR 2:44:17
5 Oleksandra KYRYLLOVA UKR 3:24:15

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