Brigid Kosgei victorious at the Chicago Marathon, world record held on October 13, 2019.

Kenyan Brigid Kosgei Explodes Female World Marathon Record

On Saturday 12th October 2019, her compatriot Eliud Kipchoge became the first man to run the 42.195 km in less than two hours. Weekend of madness for the marathon: Kenyan Brigid Kosgei exploded the old world record of Paula Radcliffe in Chicago (USA) Sunday 13th October, 2019, the day after the feat of his compatriot Eliud Kipchoge , first man to run 42.195 […]

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Marathon runner Clémence Calvin has been suspended again

Marathon Runner Clémence Calvin Suspended Temporarily Again

Suspected of having extracted herself from a check at the end of March, Clémence Calvin was again temporarily suspended by the French Anti-Doping Agency on Monday (April 29th). Marathon runner Clémence Calvin has again been temporarily suspended by the French Anti-Doping Agency (AFLD), AFP learned from concordant sources, although she is suspected of evading anti-doping control on 27th March in […]

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Cathy Léost, here in New York in October 2018, never gave up on a marathon

Cathy Léost Runs Her 100th Marathon … at her Home in Nantes!

Seven years after her first 42 km, the 49-year-old athlete, who lives in Pont-Saint-Martin, will participate on Sunday in the marathon of Nantes. The 100th of her career! Only 10 French women accomplished this feat before her (according to the site specialized in the matter  planet-marathon ). Cathy Léost, 49, will run her 100th marathon this Sunday 28th April, 2019, in Nantes (Loire-Atlantique) . The city […]

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Athletics: Clemence Calvin's Doping Suspension Lifted Before the Paris Marathon 1

Athletics: Clemence Calvin’s Doping Suspension Lifted Before the Paris Marathon

French athlete Clemence Calvin should be able to participate in the Paris Marathon. Challenge in a doping case, the athlete saw her suspension be lifted. The runner-up of the European marathon runner-up Clemence Calvin , targeted by an anti-doping procedure for evading an unannounced check, obtained a reprieve on Friday: the Council of State lifted its temporary suspension, which allows […]

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Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge poses in front of the official mark of his marathon world record, beaten in Berlin on September 16, 2018

Berlin Marathon: King Eliud Kipchoge Breaks the World Record

With a time of 2: 01: 39, Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge smashed the world record at the Berlin Marathon on Sunday. Details. “The mind carries the body, the mental force is the key,” says Eliud Kipchoge. Sunday in Berlin , the best marathoner in history has added to his fabulous track record a legendary world record , spraying the previous mark by more than a […]

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Kenyan Paul Lonyangata retains his title at the Paris Marathon

Paris Marathon: Double for Kenyan Lonyangata

Kenyan Paul Lonyangata retains his title by winning on Sunday the Paris marathon in 2 hours 06 minutes 21 seconds. His compatriot Betsy Saina is the winner in the women competition Kenyan Paul Lonyangata retained his title by winning Sunday the Paris marathon in 2 hours 06 minutes 21 seconds (unofficial), having exceeded in the last hectometres his compatriot Betsy […]

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