Tag: olympic marathon
Brett Larner of Japan Running News has been out running the Olympic marathon course in Tokyo at 6 am to find out exactly how hot and humid it’s likely to be one year from now
The only Kenyan woman ever to win an Olympic marathon is now banned from competition for a further four years
Olympic marathon bronze medallist Galen Rupp will run the 2017 Boston Marathon on April 17, his third attempt at the storied distance. (Photo: @TaFphoto.)
Jordan’s Methkal Abu Drais was the final runner across the line in the men’s marathon at the Olympics and handled his finish with grace.
Canadians Eric Gillis and Reid Coolsaet had great runs in the men’s marathon at the Rio Olympics. Here are the numbers behind their races.
August 21st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »
Feyisa Lilesa, the Olympic silver medallist in the men’s marathon, crossed the finish line with his arms crossed above his head in protest.
Canadians Reid Coolsaet and Eric Gillis are among the 155 athletes set to run the men’s marathon to close out the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio.
The men’s marathon is Sunday morning, the final day of the Olympics, and to celebrate here are the best Olympic marathon moments in history.
The women’s marathon at the Olympic Games kicked off day three of athletics and there were plenty of must-see moments.
The women’s Olympic marathon had some unique stories on Sunday including Estonian triplets, German twins and North Korean twins all running.
July 19th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Kenenisa Bekele, one of the greatest distance runners in history, was left off the Ethiopian Olympic marathon and 10,000m teams.