Fukuoka International Marathon 2018 elites announced

Japan alone has 10 men entered with personal bests of sub-2:10

Sondre Nordstad Moen becomes fastest non-African-born marathoner

The 26-year-old broke the European men’s marathon record at the Fukuoka International Open Marathon Championship

Japan’s Yuki Kawauchi runs 50th sub-2:16 marathon

Yuki Kawauchi ran 2:12:45 at a Japan marathon on Sunday breaking 2:16 for the 50th time in his impressive athletics career. (Photo: @ayespeko via Twitter.)