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Daniel Wanjiru wins as three run sub one hour

Daniel Wanjiru wins as three run sub one hour

March 28, 2015 17:05   Press Release Results edit

Daniel Wanjiru stormed to a first major career win, when he took the Sportisimo Prague Half Marathon. The 22 year-old Kenyan clocked a personal best of 59:51 with two other runners achieving times inside the hour mark. Wilfred Murgor took second in 59:57, just edging out fellow-Kenyan Leonard Komon who was given the same time. There was an Ethiopian double triumph ...

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Interview: Harwich Runners 24 Hour

Interview: Harwich Runners 24 Hour

March 28, 2015 12:40   Focus on a race Interview edit

Hello, on August 29th 2015, you’ll be organizing the Harwich Runners 24 Hour. Can you tell us where it is located? Harwich Runners 24 Hour is held in Great Bromley, a small village in North Essex, nestled between fields and hedges, but surprisingly easy to get to. We are at about a 15 minutes drive from the port of Harwich, ...

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March 27 - 29 2015 - Where can you run this week-end?

March 27 - 29 2015 - Where can you run this week-end?

March 27, 2015 01:00   edit

629 races are organized during next week-end in 27 different countries. Good luck to you if you are taking part in one of these events. Don’t forget to come back to ahotu Marathons to share your experience with us. Have a great run !!  Austria Donau Au Viertelmarathon ...

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Terrific Tenth Year for Glasgow Men's 10K

Terrific Tenth Year for Glasgow Men's 10K

March 26, 2015 16:10   Press Release edit

Thousands of men will gather on the banks of the Clyde this June to take part in the tenth annual Glasgow Men’s 10K. Taking place on Sunday 21 June, the annual event attracts in the region of 4,000 runners – 40% of which have never taken part in a 10K before. For almost a decade, the event has been a focal ...

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Results: Maratona di Roma

Results: Maratona di Roma

March 25, 2015 17:05   News Results edit

Despide the wind and rain falling over the city, Abebe Negewo Degefa from Ethipia managed to win the race in 2:12:23. Less than 10 seconds letter is fellow Ethiopian Birhanu Addissie Achamie crossed the finish line. Local Jamel Chatbi took the third place with a time of 2:14:04. In the women’s race, the victory went to Meseret Kitata Tolwak from Ethiopia ...

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High Quality Dozen challenge Honours in Prague

High Quality Dozen challenge Honours in Prague

March 23, 2015 08:10   Press Release edit

The Czech capital will stage one of the highest calibre half marathon races anywhere in the world on March 28: a dozen runners with personal bests under 61 minutes will be on the start list for the Sportisimo Prague Half Marathon. The women’s race is just as strong in prospect with nine athletes showing fastest performances of under 70 minutes. Leading ...

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Interview : Bellingham Bay Marathon

Interview : Bellingham Bay Marathon

March 21, 2015 07:00   Focus on a race Interview edit

Hello, on September 27th 2015, you’ll be organizing the Bellingham Bay Marathon. Can you tell us where it is located? The race takes place in Bellingham, WA – about 90 miles north of Seattle and 20 miles south of the Canadian border. How old is the race and why was it created in the first place? This will be ...

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March 20 - 22 2015 - Where can you run this week-end?

March 20 - 22 2015 - Where can you run this week-end?

March 20, 2015 01:00   edit

599 races are organized during next week-end in 32 different countries. Good luck to you if you are taking part in one of these events. Don’t forget to come back to ahotu Marathons to share your experience with us. Have a great run !!  Australia New South Wales ...

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Kenyans Daniel Limo And Ogla Kimaiyo Race To Victory At 2015 Asics La Marathon

Kenyans Daniel Limo And Ogla Kimaiyo Race To Victory At 2015 Asics La Marathon

March 18, 2015 17:35   Press Release edit

Jared Ward and Blake Russell win 2015 USA Track & Field Marathon Championships LOS ANGELES (March 16, 2015) – With temperatures at the finish reaching a record-high, the 30th edition of the ASICS LA Marathon yesterday hosted a near record number of participants with 22,333 runners crossing the finish line after a pair of Kenyan athletes ...

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Jenson Button Heads Celebrity Field for 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon

Jenson Button Heads Celebrity Field for 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon

March 18, 2015 15:05   edit

Formula 1 star Jenson Button heads a list of stars from television, film, music, radio and sport lining up for the 2015 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday 26 April to raise funds for their chosen charities. The 35-year-old former world champion and keen runner will be making his Virgin Money London Marathon debut in April and is hoping to beat ...

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