Tough day in Tokyo for Lakatos, plus Canadian age group results

March 4th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Like many, Lakatos struggled to maintain his body temperature in the chilly, wet conditions. 230 Canadian runners finished


167 runners go sub-2:30 in Tokyo

March 4th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Despite poor conditions Tokyo still produced some crazy fast results


Wet, cold Tokyo Marathon dominated by Ethiopians

March 3rd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In a slightly less extreme version of last year’s Boston Marathon, the 2019 Tokyo Marathon featured a lot of clear plastic raincoats among runners and umbrellas on the sidelines


Rachel Cliff on the depth of the Japanese running scene

March 1st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

With the Tokyo Marathon running this Saturday, we got the inside scoop on the Japanese running scene from Rachel Cliff


Bekele injured, won’t race Tokyo after all

February 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A mysterious stress fracture has apparently taken one of the world’s greatest distance runners out of this year’s Tokyo Marathon


Bekele and Aga on start list for Tokyo Marathon

January 24th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Will Bekele come through with a strong performance this year? And will Japanese record-holder Suguru Osako challenge his own record in his first appearance at Tokyo? We’ll find out March 3


North Korea bests Canada in elite world marathon rankings

July 11th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

North Korea holds the eighth-place position in men’s results and 10th place position on the women’s side


The sufferfest and why runners come back for more

February 28th, 2018 by Tara Campbell | Posted in Gotta Run! | No Comments »

Amy Cragg had a goal and she was determined to reach it, and in that I believe there’s part of the answer to why runners put themselves through the pain


Japanese man lands huge payday for Tokyo Marathon performance

February 27th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Yuta Shitara wins a millionaire’s bonus for breaking the national record in the marathon


Amy Cragg joins U.S. marathon greats with huge PB in Tokyo

February 26th, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The training partner of Shalane Flanagan becomes one of the fastest marathoners in American distance running history


“I’m running my first New York City Marathon with a broken wrist and elbow”

October 31st, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in NYC Marathon, Runs & Races | No Comments »

Sandra Walsh is racing her first New York City Marathon with a broken arm after sustaining an injury in a late-September trail race


Wilson Kipsang runs fourth sub-2:04, cements legacy at Tokyo Marathon

February 26th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

No world record for Wilson Kipsang as he breaks 2:04 for the fourth time in the marathon. Meanwhile, 32-year-old Sarah Chepchirchir wins the Tokyo Marathon in a massive PB.