Ahotu Marathons News : World Marathon Majors

John Hancock Financial Announces 2015 Boston Marathon International Elite Field

January 21, 2015 06:45   Press Release World Marathon Majors

36 Elite Athletes From 11 Countries Invited for 119th Running on April 20 BOSTON, MA, January 20, 2015-In its 30th year as principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon, John Hancock Financial today announced the elite field for the 119th running of the Boston Marathon on April 20. A complete field list follows. Five past champions will return to compete in the ...

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World Marathon Majors Statement on Rita Jeptoo

November 03, 2014 16:05   Press Release World Marathon Majors

World Marathon Majors is disappointed to learn that Rita Jeptoo has apparently had an A test that proved positive for a banned substance under IAAF rules. World Marathon Majors has been at the forefront of the fight against doping in our sport and has a rule that no athlete can win the World Marathon Majors Series title, who has been in ...

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Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany victorious in 2014 TCS New York City Marathon

November 03, 2014 05:30   News Results World Marathon Majors

The NYC Marathon started on the Verazzano Bridge under harsh conditions. Cloudy skies, winds and cold temperature were waiting with the runners on the start line. More than 50,000 runners were about take part in the largest marathon on the planet. At the end of the 26.2 km course, which visited the 5 boroughs of the Big Apple, Kenyan Wilson Kipsang ...

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World Marathon Majors Series Nears Conclusion - A GAME OF IF'S

September 26, 2012 05:19   World Marathon Majors Press Release

With the London Olympic Games having come to a close and the Fall/Autumn marathon season about to begin, the 2011-2012 World Marathon Majors Series men’s and women’s titles remain very much up in the air. Seven athletes are still in contention in 2011-2012 — four men and three women – so the Series is headed for another exciting conclusion. Athletes will ...

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