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August 28 - 30 2015 - Where can you run this week-end?

August 28 - 30 2015 - Where can you run this week-end?

August 28, 2015 01:00   Where can you run this week-end?

279 events are organized during next week-end in 31 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 Oxfam Trailwalker ...

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Edinburgh Marathon Director Neil Kilgour Announces No Compromise Stance On Doping

Edinburgh Marathon Director Neil Kilgour Announces No Compromise Stance On Doping

August 27, 2015 14:10   Press Release

Edinburgh Marathon Director Neil Kilgour has said that any athlete with a proven doping history will “never, ever” be invited to compete at the Edinburgh Marathon Festival. The world of athletics has been at the forefront of controversy recently after claims in the Sunday Times about systematic and widespread doping within the sport of athletics, including at the 2012 London Olympics. ...

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Results: Cuestas breaks through, Bazallo back on top in Uruguay

Results: Cuestas breaks through, Bazallo back on top in Uruguay

August 27, 2015 13:30   News Results

Half Marathon results A perennial podium placer going back to 2011, Nicolas Cuestas (1:07:56) finally claimed the top spot over more than 1000 runners in the Half Maraton Montevideo in Parque Rodo, Uruguay. Despite adding more than four minutes to his third-place finish from a year ago, Angel Portela (1:12:28) managed to improve his positioning by a spot. It’s ...

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 Results: McGrath and Kipkoech make way to top in Edmonton

Results: McGrath and Kipkoech make way to top in Edmonton

August 27, 2015 13:15   News Results

Marathon results Finishing with almost an identical time from last year, 2014 runner-up Tom McGrath (2:28:48) came in almost five minutes ahead of nearly 600 runners to win the 2015 Edmonton Marathon along the Saskatchewan River in Alberta, Canada. Thomas Omwenga took second with a time of 2:33:44. Third-place finisher Brendan Lunty (2:34:50) was only other runner to come ...

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Results: Olszewski, Andresson take top honors in Ireland

Results: Olszewski, Andresson take top honors in Ireland

August 27, 2015 12:25   News Results

Marathon results Bartosz Olszewski (2:29:30) bested a field of more than a thousand to win the 32nd running of the Reykjavik Marathon, set along the Seltjarnarnes peninsula in Ireland. In a tight race for second, Thorkild Sundstrup (2:33:27) held off Richard Williams (2:34:05). For the women, it was Kaisa Kukk finishing first with one of the fastest times the ...

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Marathon man to set a new world record at Bournemouth

Marathon man to set a new world record at Bournemouth

August 26, 2015 10:15   Press Release

On Sunday 4th October 2015, Steve Edwards aged 53 from the Cotswold town of Moreton in Marsh will run his 700th official marathon race at Bournemouth’s Marathon Festival. In doing so he will set a new world record for running 700 marathons in the fastest average finish time – just under 3hrs 18min for every single one! Steve is no stranger ...

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Interview: The Inaugural Yerevan Half Marathon in Armenia

Interview: The Inaugural Yerevan Half Marathon in Armenia

August 26, 2015 10:00   Focus on a race Interview

Hello, on October 4th 2015, you’ll be organizing the Yerevan Half Marathon. Can you tell us where it is located? The Yerevan Half Marathon will happen on October 4th, 2015. It will be located in Yerevan, capital of Armenia. This will be the first edition of the event. Why did you decide to organize it? We are a number ...

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The Hottest

Results: Trevino, Bond do work in Dallas

August 26, 2015 07:50   News Results

Half Marathon results Jason Trevino (1:19:07) topped nearly 700 runners in the 100-degree heat to win the Hottest Half Marathon in Dallas, Texas. It was the city’s hottest day in almost two weeks. Runner-up Jeff Russell finished with a time of 1:23:59. Heath Brosi rounded out the top three, coming in at 1:25:56. For the women, it ...

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Santa Rosa Marathon

Results: Madrid scores win in Santa Rosa

August 26, 2015 05:45   News Results

Marathon results Javier Madrid (2:26:46.3) bested close to 1,500 runners to win the seventh-annual Santa Rosa Marathon through the vineyards of Northern California. Runner-up Justin Valdez (2:28:54.8) was the only other runner to finish the rolling hills run in under two and a half hours. Benjamin Ludovici rounded out the top three with a time of 2:35:58.5. ...

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Results: Jenkins wins third straight in Wisconsin

Results: Jenkins wins third straight in Wisconsin

August 25, 2015 16:05   News Results

Half Marathon results Patrick Jenkins (1:08:45) made it three in a row at the Madison Mini (Half) Marathon in Madison, Wisconsin. Kevin Hall (1:09:22) secured second ahead of more than 3,200 runners who took the tour of Madison, lakes included. Third-place finisher Gerrit Bruni (1:12:32) was one of four runners to finish within nine seconds of each other. ...

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