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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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More news

Race date for Taishin Women Run Taipei (TPE) changed

Taishin Women Run Taipei date change

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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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Race results

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Wizz Air Sofia Marathon, Bulgaria

Sun 13 October 2019

42.6975 23.3242
1 Hosea TUEI KEN 2:15:55
2 Youssef SBAAI MAR 2:15:56
3 Alemayehu LEMA ETH 2:16:55
4 Moris MOSIMA KEN 2:17:10
5 Hassan LAQOUAHI MAR 2:17:33
1 Hayelom SHEGAE ETH 2:35:33
2 Betty CHEPKWONY KEN 2:36:54
3 Hildah CHEBOI KEN 2:40:07
4 Ruth MATEBO KEN 2:41:28
5 Lagat CHERUTO KEN 2:41:50

Zagreb Marathon & Half, Croatia

Sun 13 October 2019

45.8055 15.9662
1 Wycliffe Kipkorir BIWOT KEN 2:19:47
2 Nelson Kipkogi CHERUTICH KEN 2:23:45
3 Isaac Kimutai NGENO KEN 2:24:36
4 Goran GRDENIC CRO 2:23:37
5 Marko RANKOVIC SRB 2:28:41
1 Rebecca KORIR KEN 2:35:50
2 Nikolina SUSTIĆ STANKOVIS CRO 2:42:38
3 Hellen Jepkosgei KIMUTAI KEN 2:42:57
4 Ani STEFULJ CRO 2:48:16
5 Veronika JURISIC CRO 2:57:31

6th PZU Cracovia Royal Half Marathon, Poland

Sun 13 October 2019

50.0614 19.9366
Half marathon
1 Mekonnen ENYEW ETH 1:01:34
2 Eric Leon NDIEMA KEN 1:02:15
3 Kiprono KIPKEMOI KEN 1:02:18
4 Wiliam Nyarondia MORWABE KEN 1:02:19
5 Elvis Chebor TABARACH KEN 1:03:27
1 Bety LEMBUS KEN 1:10:48
2 Asifa KASEGEN ETH 1:11:38
3 Gebre Dekebo MESERET ETH 1:12:03
4 Birkutan ABERA ETH 1:13:25
5 Zewude Jifar FANTU ETH 1:13:37

SSQ Insurance Quebec City Marathon, Canada

Sun 13 October 2019

52.9399 -73.5491
1 David MUTAI CAN 2:25:33
2 David VEDRINNE FRA 2:31:46
3 Christian MERCIER CAN 2:32:20
1 Carolyn SHAW CAN 3:05:40
2 Julie PELLETIER CAN 3:12:58
3 Catherine PAPILLON CAN 3:14:33

Shriram Properties Bengaluru Marathon, India

Sun 13 October 2019

12.9716 77.5946
1 Bijay DEKA XXX 2:35:27
2 Koji TANKA XXX 2:40:48
3 Mikiyas Yemata LEMIEMU XXX 2:45:08
1 LAXMI XXX 3:24:10
2 Shreya DEEPAK XXX 3:36:38
3 Shilpi SAHU XXX 3:40:47


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