Tag: olympic marathon
The 1972 Winter Olympics site is expected to be five to six degrees cooler than Tokyo in late July, and significantly less humid
49 athletes named to team Canada for the upcoming Doha World Championships
Today the Canadian running community lost a formidable member. Silvia Ruegger was the first woman to represent Canada in the marathon at the Olympics in 1984. She held the national record at that distance […]
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.