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Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon

Another young RunCzech Racing star emerges at Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon

18 Sep 2018 14:27
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Press Release
First across the finish line of the Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon (RunCzech race awarded IAAF Gold Label) was a young RunCzech Racing team member Stephen Kiprop from Kenya, in a time of 00:59:41. Meanwhile his compatriot runner Diana Chemtai Kipyokei proved herself the best among the women securing a confident victory with the same time as the event record

Four records at the Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon with the main time under one hour

17 Sep 2017 16:49
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Ústí nad Labem – a city of records. The Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon (awarded the IAAF Gold Label) can now proudly make such a claim. So far no RunCzech Running League race has seen all four best times in different categories smashed in one go. That time came today in Ústí with records broken in the categories of fastest

Ambitious plans set for the Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon

14 Sep 2017 17:23
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Elite athletes taking part in the seventh ever Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon (the final event in the RunCzech Running League 2017, awarded the IAAF Gold Label) have ambitious plans. The fastest runners, including last year’s winner Barselius Kipyego, will all have their sights set on smashing the one hour barrier, while one of the best women half marathon runners

Rain Stops; Kipyego And Jepchirchir Reign Kenyan Athletes Capture The Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon Victories

19 Sep 2016 13:20
Jean-Loup Fenaux
When an incessant, day-long rain – which threatened to spoil the 6th annual Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon – magically subsided just prior to the race start, several dozen of the world‘s top professional road racers – along with another 3600 intrepid runners – suddenly knew the emerging weather – damp, windless conditions and a cooling temperature of 16 degrees

Peres Jepchirchir’s rise continues as the young Kenyan Star smashes event record to win Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon title by over two minutes; Eritrea’s Merhawi Kesete surprises his rivals for victory

14 Sep 2015 06:45
Jean-Loup Fenaux
The surge to the top of Peres Jepchirchir showed no sign of faltering as the 21-year-old Kenyan surprised herself with the emphatic nature of her victory. A week after running the fastest 10k by a woman this year of 30:55 to win the Birell Prague Grand Prix, she triumphed once again with 67:17 in the fifth edition of the Mattoni Usti

Kenyan duo of Peres Jepchirchir and Daniel Chebii go in search of fresh roads to conquer at Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon

11 Sep 2015 17:40
Jean-Loup Fenaux
The Kenyan talents of Peres Jepchirchir and Daniel Chebii will complete a busy week when they line up at the Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon on Saturday. Fresh from their triumphs in the Birell Prague Grand Prix the week before, where Jepchirchir ran the fastest women’s 10k of the year with 30:55 and Chebii beat a high quality men’s field

Tekele and Jepkoech conquer the elements and the course to take the wins in Usti nad Labem

15 Sep 2014 10:05
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Adugna Takele of Ethiopia and Correti Jepkoech of Kenya took top honors at the Mattoni Usti nad Labem Half Marathon despite strong rain and slippery streets. Their winning times of 1:00:45 and 1:09:35 respectively were only seconds over the race records (1:00:38 and 1:09:07) despite the very trying conditions. Rain at the start made the streets difficult to negotiate the many

Another stellar elite field set for the Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon the final RunCzech race of 2014

11 Sep 2014 12:35
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Following hard on the heels of last Saturday’s very successful Birell Prague Grand Prix the Mattoni Ústí nad Labem Half Marathon will try to live up to the high standards set by the other events of the RunCzech Running League 2014. Many of the talented international competitors who lit up night time Prague with their performances last week will remain in

IAAF Road Race Silver Label for Ústí Half Marathon

14 Feb 2013 11:04
Jean-Loup Fenaux
The Czech Republic – a world-class running elite! The RunCzech running league qualifies for its fifth IAAF Road Race Label. At present only two running race organizations the world over are able to boast five quality labels from the International Association of Athletics Federations, the IAAF. One of these race organizers is RunCzech – which has just qualified for its fifth