Former half-marathon world record-holder receives four-year doping ban

November 11th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Abraham Kiptum’s half-marathon world record (since eclipsed by Geoffrey Kamworor) has been rescinded and his results since October 2018 disqualified


Geoffrey Kamworor breaks world record at Copenhagen Half-Marathon

September 15th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Kenyan, who is a three-time half-marathon world champion, ran 58:01 in the Danish capital today. Five others went sub-60


Half-marathon world record holder suspended from London Marathon

April 26th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Abraham Kiptum will not be racing the London Marathon due to a provisional suspension from the AIU


Abraham Kiptum to run London Marathon in 2019

January 17th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The new world half-marathon record-holder will join Mo Farah and Eliud Kipchoge on the start line at this year’s Virgin Money London Marathon on April 28


Half-marathon world record-holder rejected by Chicago

October 30th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Abraham Kiptum ran 58:18 breaking an eight-year-old record that was held by Zersenay Tadese, but wasn’t admitted to Chicago a few months earlier


Abraham Kiptum breaks half-marathon world record at Valencia

October 28th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Kiptum shaved five seconds off Zersenay Tadese’s previous world record and 51 seconds off his own personal best with a 58:18 finish today