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Impressive Moroccan and Kenyan victories at the 36th Nykredit Copenhagen Marathon

Impressive Moroccan and Kenyan victories at the 36th Nykredit Copenhagen Marathon

May 25, 2015 16:05   Press Release Results

The victory in this year’s Nykredit Copenhagen Marathon went to Hassane Ahouchar of Morocco who finished strong in 2 hours 15 minutes and 34 seconds. Nancy Jebel Koech from Kenya was the fastest woman, and with a time of 2:33.42 she delivered one of the fastest times in race history. The 36th Nykredit Copenhagen Marathon was eventful throughout, with perfect weather ...

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Ethiopians dominate Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon course for second year

Ethiopians dominate Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon course for second year

May 25, 2015 14:00   Press Release Results

Strong presence of Canadian elites among top 10 finishers May 24, 2015 (Ottawa) – Ethiopian elite athletes once again this year took top prizes in the 41st running of the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon this morning. They led a field of nearly 6,000 participants. Girmay Birhanu, 28, finished with a time of 2:08:14 – a solid race but not enough to topple ...

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Canada’s largest race weekend breaks records

Canada’s largest race weekend breaks records

May 25, 2015 13:50   Press Release

Strong performances by athletes matched by record-breaking fundraising May 24, 2015 (OTTAWA) – As the 2015 edition of the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend winds down, organizers taking stock are pleased with strong athletic performances, record-breaking participation, good weather and outstanding fundraising efforts. A major highlight of the weekend was Kenyan Gladys Cherono’s course record-breaking run of 30:56 in the 10 ...

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Portland Marathon

Portland Marathon to offer Finisher Shirts in 4 Color Options

May 25, 2015 13:25   Press Release

The Event is offering color options that coincide with local college sports teams for the first time in Event history. PORTLAND, Ore. – A first for Marathons of this size, the Portland Marathon is allowing participants who register early to choose their finisher shirt color. The Event is offering their long-sleeved, gender specific shirts in the following featured colors while ...

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Event records fall as Elijah Tirop Serem of Kenya and Ethipoia´s Mulu Seboka triumph in the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon

Event records fall as Elijah Tirop Serem of Kenya and Ethipoia´s Mulu Seboka triumph in the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon

May 25, 2015 13:15   Press Release Results

Elijah led a Kenyan quartet to victory and took 20 seconds off the event record to win the men’s title at the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon in the Czech Republic on Saturday. Tirop broke away from the leading group with four kilometres left to achieve what he described as the best win of his career in 61:01. Nicholas Kipkemboi finished ...

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Record breaking Buffalo Marathon

Record breaking Buffalo Marathon

May 25, 2015 13:05   News Results

This year, the organizers of the 15th edition of the Buffalo Marathon had decided to double the prize for setting a record. It turned out to be a successful but expansive decision, as Ethiopia’s Hirut Guangul broke the women record in the marathon by more than 3 minutes and Kiplangat “Kip” Tisia broke his own record on the course ...

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Marine Corps Historic Half

Fredericksburg, VA Runner Wins Marine Corps Historic Half

May 19, 2015 12:50   Press Release Results

Second largest event in eight-year history welcomes 7,777 total finishers QUANTICO, VA (May 17, 2015) — The U.S. Marines joined U.S. Congressman Rob Wittman (R-VA) and “NCIS” television star David McCallum in hosting the second-largest Marine Corps Historic Half with 7,777 total finishers completing the Historic Half marathon, Historic 10K and Semper Fred 5K events. There were 6,245 finishers in ...

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Blue Nose International Marathon

Results: Blue Nose International Marathon

May 19, 2015 12:45   News Results

12,000 runners and walkers gathered in the streets of Halifax to take part in the 12th edition of the Blue Nose International Marathon. This is less than the 14,000 the organizers expected. The light showers falling over Nova Scotia may have dissuaded some runners to take part in the differents races. Here are the results. Marathon Results Top 10 Men ...

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Results: Helsinki City Run

Results: Helsinki City Run

May 19, 2015 07:50   News Results

Akii Nummela and Maria Söderström respectively topped the men’s and women’s field at the 2015 Helsinki City Run. Nummela finished the race with a time of 1:10:39 and Söderström with a time of 1:18:21. 10,906 runners crossed the finish line this year. Half Marathon Results Top 10 Men 1 Aki Nummela 01:10:39 2 Daniel Lund ...

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Results : Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon

Results : Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon

May 19, 2015 07:30   News Results

Among the 12,000+ runners that took part in the Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon last weekend, Liam Adams was the first to cross the finish line in 1:04:24. Eloise Wellings topped the women’s field with a time of 1:13:30. Top 10 Men 1 LIAM ADAMS 01:04:25 2 JEFFREY HUNT 01:07:35 ...

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