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Registration for the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc 2015 is open!

Registration for the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc 2015 is open!

December 17, 2014 07:10   News edit

The registration for the 5 races that will be run around Mount-Blanc from August 24th to 30th 2015 opens today at 10 AM (CET). The phenomenal success of the UTMB has been steadily growing during the past years. More and more runners register to take part in the event. To cope with this rising numbers, the organizers have regularly ...

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Wilson Chebet and Joyce Chepkirui top Honolulu Marathon

Wilson Chebet and Joyce Chepkirui top Honolulu Marathon

December 15, 2014 13:15   News Results edit

Wilson Chebet finished the marathon with a win, in a time of 02:15:35. Wilson waited the final miles to pull away from the leading group. Paul Lonyangata took the second place in 02:16:04 and Geb Abraha the third in 02:16:27. In the women’s race, Joyce Chepkirui, took the lead most of the race and finished with a wining time ...

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Results: MetroPCS Dallas Marathon and Half Marathon

Results: MetroPCS Dallas Marathon and Half Marathon

December 15, 2014 12:10   News Results edit

Last year, the marathon had been cancelled due to bad weather conditions. This year, the weather was much milder and allowed 4,508 marathon runners and half marathon runners to complete their respective races. Marathon Results Kimutai Cheruiyot won the marathon in a time of 02:17:11. One minute after, James Kiwa crossed the finish line to take the second place (02:18:11). The ...

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Maud Gobert and Patrick Bringe victorious at SaintéLyon

Maud Gobert and Patrick Bringe victorious at SaintéLyon

December 08, 2014 14:40   News Results edit

Every year, thousands of runners flock to Lyon in France during the weekend of the Festival of Lights to take part in the legendary Saintélyon. This night ultra-trail takes the runners from Saint-Etienne to Lyon over a 72 km course that alternates trail and road running. The race starts at midnight and the fastest runners reach Lyon way before sunrise. This ...

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Victory goes to Afewerk Mesfin and Peninah Arusei at La Rochelle Marathon

Victory goes to Afewerk Mesfin and Peninah Arusei at La Rochelle Marathon

December 02, 2014 10:55   News Results edit

This weekend, 5,740 runners gathered in the streets of La Rochelle (France) to take part in the 24th edition of the marathon. Ethiopian Afewerk Mesfin was the first to cross the finish line with a time of 02:12:16. He finishes in front of two Kenyan runners John Komen (02:14:28) and Daniel Komen (02:14:51). In the women’s race, the victory went to ...

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Asbel Kipsang and Bizuayehu Gebireyes win Firenze Marathon 2014

Asbel Kipsang and Bizuayehu Gebireyes win Firenze Marathon 2014

December 02, 2014 09:05   News Results edit

Three Kenyan runners took the leading places in the marathon. Asbel Kipsang won the race with a time of 02:09:55, followed by Levy Matebo Omari (02:10:20) and William Kibor (02:15:20). In the women’s race the victory went to Ethiopia’s Ehite Bizuayehu Gebireyes with a time of 02:31:28. She managed to pull away from two Kenyan runners who took second and third ...

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Record number of participants for the 2015 Paris Marathon

Record number of participants for the 2015 Paris Marathon

December 02, 2014 07:55   News edit

Registrations for the 2015 Paris Marathon that will be held in the French Capital on April 12th are now closed. More than 50,000 runners from all over the world have registered to take part. This is a new record for the event. This confirms the solid place of the event as on of the most popular marathons in the world, with ...

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San Sebastian Marathon: Pedro Nimo wins Spanish Marathon Championship

San Sebastian Marathon: Pedro Nimo wins Spanish Marathon Championship

December 01, 2014 11:15   News Results edit

Pedro Nimo won the San Sebastian Marathon, which hosted the Spanish Marathon Championship. Unfortunately, his wining time of 02:15:57 wasn’t fast enough to qualify him for the World Championship held in China in 2015. Hosni Wissem from Tunisia took the second place in 02:17:59. The third runner to cross the finish line was Eliseo Martin in 02:20:10. Tineo Veronica Perez won ...

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Shaun Frandsen and Sophia Liu win the 44th Seattle Marathon

Shaun Frandsen and Sophia Liu win the 44th Seattle Marathon

December 01, 2014 09:25   News Results edit

Despite the freezing temperatures in Seattle this weekend, more than 8000 runners took part in the different races organized around the marathon. Marathon Results Shaun Frandsen finished the marathon in 02:34:21. Peter Harrison took the second place in 02:37:08 and Brian Hanak the third in 02:37:50. In the women’s race, the victory went to Sophia Liu with a time of 02:57:30. ...

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Entries are over for the Paris Half Marathon 2015

Entries are over for the Paris Half Marathon 2015

November 26, 2014 09:35   News edit

The 23rd edition of the Paris Half Marathon (Semi-marathon de Paris) will be held on March 8th 2015. 43 500 runners have registered for the event. This is 3,500 more than last year. If you want to register, it is now unfortunately too late. Registration is closed. The percentage of women taking part has grown to 34%. This is still far ...

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