Kipchoge suffers loneliness of the long-distance runner

2020-03-21 07:02

When he broke the two-hour barrier for the marathon in October, Eliud Kipchoge did not run alone, but now, as a diary he is recording reveals, he has no choice.

Anticipation of Nike 'miracle shoe' ban lifts commercial rivals

2020-01-16 21:23

The suspicion that Nike's Vaporfly shoes could be banned over fears they give runners an unfair edge has boosted the performance of some of the sportswear giants' rivals.

Kipchoge, Muhammad win Athlete of the Year awards

2019-11-24 07:58

Eliud Kipchoge, the first man to run a marathon in less than two hours, and 400m hurdles world champion Dalilah Muhammad have won the World Athlete of the Year awards.

Kipchoge the monastic marathon history-maker

2019-10-12 15:30

As he prepared for Saturday's historic assault on the two-hour marathon barrier, Eliud Kipchoge stayed true to an austere lifestyle that belies his fame and fortune.

Kipchoge smashes through magical 2-hour marathon barrier

2019-10-12 10:18

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge has busted the mythical two-hour marathon barrier on a specially prepared course in Vienna.

Kipchoge, the monastic marathon man, aims for the moon

2019-10-11 06:34

As he prepares for more assaults on the peaks of marathon running, Eliud Kipchoge stays true to an austere lifestyle despite his fame and fortune.

Ingebrigtsen clan to aid Kipchoge's sub 2-hour chase

2019-08-13 16:49

Siblings Henrik, Filip and Jakob Ingebrigtsen said that they will act as pace setters when Eliud Kipchoge tries to break two hours for a marathon.

Kipchoge to skip Doha worlds due to record tilt

2019-05-07 14:01

Marathon great Eliud Kipchoge will skip the IAAF World Championships in Doha as he prepares for another tilt at breaking the event's mythical two-hour barrier.

Kipchoge wins London Marathon, Farah 5th

2019-04-28 20:30

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge stormed to a record-breaking fourth victory in the London Marathon with the second-fastest time ever seen over the distance.

Kipchoge, Ibarguen scoop top IAAF awards

2018-12-05 09:36

Kenyan marathon master Eliud Kipchoge and Colombian jumper Caterine Ibarguen have won the IAAF men and women's 2018 awards.


Kipchoge headlines Kenyan team for Olympic marathon

2020-01-31 16:29

Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge and Vivian Cheruiyot will lead the Kenyan marathon team for the Tokyo Olympics in August.

2019 top 10 records: hotter, faster, pricier and in small bundles

2019-12-05 09:06

The hottest month, the fastest marathon, the wildest auction prices... here is a look back at 10 new records in 2019.

Kenya celebrates as Kipchoge makes them proud

2019-10-12 16:19

Eliud Kipchoge's historic marathon time on Saturday was greeted with joy and pride in his native Kenya.

The marathon: 5 milestones of a legendary race

2019-10-12 11:24

After Eliud Kipchoge broke the two-hour marathon barrier, here follows a look back at other marathon milestones.

Kipchoge starts race to bust 2-hour marathon barrier

2019-10-12 08:43

Accompanied by seven pacemakers, Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge started running in his quest to bust the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon.

SuperSport to screen Kipchoge’s 1:59 marathon record attempt

2019-10-09 13:46

One of the Holy Grails of world sport - a sub-two-hour marathon - could be in sight this weekend if marathon great Eliud Kipchoge succeeds with his challenge in Vienna.

Kipchoge targets sub-2 hour marathon in Vienna

2019-06-27 14:34

Eliud Kipchoge will attempt to break the two-hour marathon barrier - the last great landmark in modern athletics - in Vienna in October.

Kipchoge to again target magical 2-hour marathon barrier

2019-05-06 11:25

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge will again target the mythical two-hour marathon barrier in a special race to be held between late September and early October.

Kipchoge stands in way of Farah's London Marathon glory

2019-04-27 07:50

Mo Farah says turning his attention to marathons has helped him get his mojo back as he prepares to take on world record-holder Eliud Kipchoge on the streets of London.

Kenyan marathon master Kipchoge smashes WR

2018-09-16 20:30

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge has set a new marathon world record in Berlin, smashing the previous record by 78 seconds.

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