Tag: fukuoka marathon
Hattori’s win brings immense national pride at the storied race
Japan alone has 10 men entered with personal bests of sub-2:10
The 26-year-old broke the European men’s marathon record at the Fukuoka International Open Marathon Championship
Watch race highlights of Reid Coolsaet’s 2:10:55 performance, tied for fourth all-time among Canadians, at the Fukuoka International Marathon on Sunday.
“Considering I ran solo I think this was my best marathon to date.”
A massive sinkhole formed on Tuesday in southwestern Japan less than 300 metres away from the Fukuoka International Marathon course.
Canada’s fastest active marathon runner and second fastest of all-time, Reid Coolsaet, will run the 2016 Fukuoka Marathon on Dec. 4.
Forty-years ago on this day, Jerome Drayton ran the Canadian marathon record in Fukuoka, the longest lasting athletics record in Canada.
The Canadian running scene will see the return of a familiar face on Dec. 6 as Dylan Wykes targets the Canadian Olympic marathon standard at the Fukuoka International Open Marathon Championship. Wykes has not completed […]
December 1st, 2013 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
The Jerome Drayton’s 39-year-old Canadian marathon record will see 2014. Reid Coolaset came close to breaking Drayton’s 2:10:09 mark on Sunday in Japan at the Fukuoka Marathon. He was well under 2:10 pace at […]