Tag: half-marathon world record
Abraham Kiptum’s half-marathon world record (since eclipsed by Geoffrey Kamworor) has been rescinded and his results since October 2018 disqualified
A closer look at the new half-marathon world record
The Kenyan, who is a three-time half-marathon world champion, ran 58:01 in the Danish capital today. Five others went sub-60
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
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
Ottawa 10K champion Peres Jepchirchir sets half-marathon world record, collapses at finish line again
Kenyan runner Peres Jepchirchir just set the women’s half-marathon world record and had another collapse at the finish.