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Molla and Teferi secure Ethiopian double in Atapuerca

November 12, 2017 - 8:01pm
Ethiopia’s Getaneh Tamire Molla and Senberi Teferi captured respective close wins at the 14th Cross Internacional de Atapuerca, the opening race of this winter’s IAAF Cross Country Permit series, held on a pleasant and sunny Sunday (12).
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Ruto and Chumba break race records at Beirut Marathon

November 12, 2017 - 1:08pm
Organisers of the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon were rewarded with two event records as the best field this IAAF Silver Label race has ever seen met all expectations on Sunday (12).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Dereje and Mokoka take back-to-back titles in Shanghai

November 12, 2017 - 11:17am
Ethiopia’s Roza Dereje and South Africa’s Stephen Mokoka retained their titles at the Shanghai International Marathon in cool conditions on Sunday (12), with Dereje bettering her personal best by more than two-and-a-half minutes at the IAAF Gold Label road race.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Cheyech retains Saitama Marathon crown

November 12, 2017 - 11:05am
Kenya’s Flomena Cheyech Daniel broke away from Bahrain’s Shitaye Eshete in the final metres of the Saitama International Marathon on Sunday (12) to win the IAAF Silver Label road race in 2:28:39.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Former Bahamas Athletics Association president Butler dies

November 11, 2017 - 11:38am
Arlington Butler, the former president of the Bahamas Athletics Association, died on Thursday (9) in Nassau at the age of 79.
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That moment when… Merritt broke the world record

November 11, 2017 - 11:30am
US sprint hurdler Aries Merritt capped a perfect 2012 season by smashing the world 110m hurdles record in Brussels to add to his Olympic title he won in London. Here Merritt reflects on that magic moment in the Belgian capital.
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Kipchoge and Keitany named AIMS Best Marathon Runners for 2017

November 11, 2017 - 9:41am
Eliud Kipchoge and Mary Keitany of Kenya were named male and female marathon runners of the year for 2017 by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) at the AIMS Best Marathon Runner (BMR) Gala in Marathon, Greece, on Friday (10).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Bekele and Kiplagat to headline Kolkata 25km

November 11, 2017 - 3:00am
Distance running legend Kenenisa Bekele and Kenyan long distance star Florence Kiplagat have been signed up to compete in the Tata Steel Kolkata 25K on Sunday 17 December.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Ayalew and Teferi eager to defend titles as IAAF Cross Country Permit series kicks off in Atapuerca

November 10, 2017 - 2:53pm
Bahrain’s Aweke Ayalew and Ethiopia’s Senbere Teferi will defend their titles at the ‘Cross de Atapuerca’ in Burgos on Sunday (12), the first of seven 2017-18 IAAF Cross Country Permit meetings.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Mokoka and Dereje to defend Shanghai Marathon titles

November 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
Reigning champions Stephen Mokoka of South Africa and Ethiopia’s Roza Dereje will return to Shanghai to defend their titles at the 2017 Shanghai International Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (12).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Job position available - Manager Health & Science Department

November 10, 2017 - 12:29pm
The IAAF is seeking a Manager for its Health & Science Department at its Monaco headquarters.
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Turkish All-comers records under threat at Istanbul Marathon

November 10, 2017 - 11:00am
Istanbul has been the scene for the fastest marathons on the Turkish soil, and there are reasons to expect the current all-comers records to fall at the Vodafone Istanbul Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Sunday (12).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Girma and Kiptoo return to defend Beirut Marathon titles

November 10, 2017 - 9:46am
Kenya’s Edwin Kiptoo and Tigist Girma of Ethiopia will return to defend their titles at the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, on Sunday (12).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Cheyech targeting successful title defence in Saitama

November 10, 2017 - 7:30am
Flomena Cheyech of Kenya is targeting a successful title defence at the third annual Saitama International Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, which doubles as the 101st Japanese national marathon championship, on Sunday (12).
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Kiprotich, Karoki and Tsegay to face off in Fukuoka

November 9, 2017 - 11:54am
Uganda's Stephen Kiprotich, the 2012 Olympic and 2013 world marathon champion, will take on in-form Bidan Karoki and defending champion Yemane Tsegaye at the 71st Fukuoka Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 3 December.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Frerichs in ‘fantasy land’ after London steeplechase silver

November 8, 2017 - 2:02pm
At an IAAF World Championships London 2017 full of surprises, there were few bigger than the sight of Courtney Frerichs chasing home her American compatriot Emma Coburn and taking the silver medal in the women’s 3000m steeplechase.
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Following his instincts, Manangoi moves from aspiring 400m runner to world 1500m champion

November 7, 2017 - 12:58pm
History has witnessed a number of 400m sprinters successfully stepping up in distance to the 800m. But surely very few former one-lap specialists have ever made such a stunning impact shifting directly to the 1500m as reigning world champion Elijah Manangoi.
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My greatest challenge – Yohann Diniz

November 6, 2017 - 9:14am
The world 50km race walk champion talks about the long journey he has undertaken for his discipline to be taken seriously in France and beyond.
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Ruto Ready to Challenge at Beirut Marathon

November 6, 2017 - 3:00am
A podium finish would suit Kenya’s Dominic Ruto Kipngetich just fine when he lines up for the 2017 Blom Bank Beirut Marathon on 12 November. But victory in this IAAF Silver Label race would be even sweeter.
Categories: Atletieknieuws

Flanagan unseats Keitany in New York, Kamworor edges Kipsang

November 5, 2017 - 7:15pm
Persistence, patience, and then at long last the ultimate prize – after decorated careers at the highest level, Shalane Flanagan and Geoffrey Kamworor enjoyed their day of days at the TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday (5), taking victory in 2:26:53 and 2:10:53 respectively in this IAAF Gold Label Road Race.
Categories: Atletieknieuws



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