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2013 Amsterdam Marathon (mobile)

The TCS Amsterdam Marathon is known for its fast and beautiful course. The start and finish take place in the historical Olympic Stadium, leaving an unforgettable impression, with the presence of the supporters in the tribunes and grandstand. This event airs Oct 20 @3:15amET.

Jerk Interrupts Marathon

During the Berlin Marathon an inconsiderate rabble rouser interrupted Wilson Kipsang’s world record finsh.

Wilson Kipsang Breaks Marathon World Record In Berlin

REUTERS – Kenyan Wilson Kipsang made the most of the notoriously flat and fast Berlin streets to smash the marathon world record by 15 seconds en route to taking the title on Sunday. The 31-year-old Kipsang clocked a time of two hours, three minutes and 23 seconds to better the previous mark set two years […]

2013 Berlin Marathon: Women’s race: Kiplagat wins

In the 40th edition of the Berlin Marathon, Kenyan Florence Kiplagat took the lead and held it for the win at 2:21:13, 1:15 ahead of Kenyan Sharon Cherop, at 41 years old, German Irina Mikitenko set a new master record at 2:24:54, taking 3rd.

2013 Berlin Marathon: Women’s race: Kiplagat interview

2011 winner Kenyan Florence Kiplagat talks her race, winning her second Berlin Marathon.

2013 Berlin Marathon: Men’s race: Kipsang interview

The Olympic Bronze medalist, Kenyan Wilson Kipsang talks about his race and breaking the world record.

2013 Berlin Marathon: Men’s race: Kipsang wins

In the 40th edition of the BMW Berlin Marathon, Olympic Bronze medalist, Kenyan Wilson Kipsang broke the world record by 15 seconds winning in a time of 2:03:23. Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge was 32 seconds back in 2nd.

2013 Berlin Marathon

The Berlin Marathon is a major running and sporting event held annually in Berlin, Germany. The official marathon distance of 42.195 kilometers (26 miles 385 yards) is set up as a city-wide road race for both professional and amateur runners.

2013 Berlin Marathon (mobile)

The Berlin Marathon is a major running and sporting event held annually in Berlin, Germany. The official marathon distance of 42.195 kilometers (26 miles 385 yards) is set up as a city-wide road race for both professional and amateur runners. This event airs Sept 29 @2:30amET.

Equinox Tips: Marathon Strength Training: Week 10

The buzz word for this week: Pairings. In a meta sense, to run well and run healthy, you must complement your mileage with strength-training. “If you haven’t picked up on it yet, running really does need to be paired with lifting,” says Tier 4 coach Jason Skinner. “Structure, balance and movement tend to fall apart […]

Equinox Tips: Marathon Strength Training: Week 9

Just as there are superfoods, there are supermoves, exercises so dynamic and effective that they confer a particularly significant benefit and thus deserve a permanent place in your repertoire. One such move is the focal point of this week’s series, and it’s got Tier 4 coach Jason Skinner using superlatives. “Week 9 holds a special place […]

Universal Sports Update: Bigger Boston Marathon

In order to allow runners who were unable to finish the race last year race again and let more people honor last years bombing victums, the Boston Marathon will allow 9,000 more people race this year.

Ryan Hall’s Marathon Tips

Ryan’s Advice: Five Running Training Tips for a Busy Schedule: 1. Get out the door: Even if you feel tired when you get home after a long day, just make it a point to get out the door. If you still feel tired once you have run a couple of miles then modify your workout. […]

An Additional 9,000 Runners Will Run In Boston Marathon In 2014

By Scott Malone BOSTON | Thu Aug 29, 2013 11:54am EDT (Reuters) – Next year’s Boston Marathon will include an additional 9,000 runners, amid a groundswell of support and interest in the wake of the bombing attack this year which killed three people and cut the event short, the marathon’s organizers said Thursday. Boosting the […]

2013 IAAF Track and Field World Championship: Kiprotich wins Marathon

Last year, Stephen Kiprotich (UGA) became the Olympic champ, and now he’s the World Champion as well, finishing with a time of 2:09:51, 21 seconds over Lelisa Desisa (ETH).

2013 IAAF World Championships: Day 8: Men’s Marathon (mobile)

The 2013 IAAF Track & Field World Championships, which will take place in the Russian capital of Moscow from Aug 10 – 18, is set to be the biggest ever IAAF championship. With a total of 1974 athletes having been entered (1106 men and 868 women), the record of participants is also on course to be broken as the previously most attended championships in terms of athletes was Berlin 2009 with 1895. This event airs Aug 17 @7:30amET. 

2013 IAAF World Championships: Day 8: Men’s Marathon

The 2013 IAAF Track & Field World Championships, which will take place in the Russian capital of Moscow from Aug 10 – 18, is set to be the biggest ever IAAF championship. With a total of 1974 athletes having been entered (1106 men and 868 women), the record of participants is also on course to be broken as the previously most attended championships in terms of athletes was Berlin 2009 with 1895.

2013 IAAF Track and Field World Championship: Kiplagat wins Marathon

Edna Kiplagat (KEN) becomes the first women to ever successfully defend her marathon championship title (2011, 2013) winning by .14 seconds at 2:25:44.

2013 Stockholm Marathon: 5th win for Andersson

Isabellah Andersson (SWE) gets a record 5th win for the home crowd at 2:33:46. Halima Hassen Beriso (ETH) takes 2nd and Frida Lunden (SWE) managed third over Salina Kosgei (KEN).

2013 Stockholm Marathon: Gerbaba Eticha wins

For the second time (2011, 2013), Shumi Gerbaba Eticha (ETH) gets the win at 2:16:13. Stephen Chelimo (KEN) was 2nd and Endale Tekileab (ETH) took 3rd.

2013 Stockholm Marathon

The Stockholm Marathon is an annual marathon arranged in Stockholm, Sweden since 1979. It serves as the Swedish marathon championship race. The Ultimate Guide to International Marathons ranks the Stockholm Marathon as the best marathon in the world.

2013 Stockholm Marathon (mobile)

The Stockholm Marathon is an annual marathon arranged in Stockholm, Sweden since 1979. It serves as the Swedish marathon championship race. The Ultimate Guide to International Marathons ranks the Stockholm Marathon as the best marathon in the world. This event airs June 1 @ 6:00amET/3:00amPT.

2013 London Marathon: Women’s race: Jeptoo wins

Priscah Jeptoo took advantage of a fall by Ethiopia’s Olympic champion Tiki Gelana to give Kenya their third successive victory in the women’s race at the London Marathon on Sunday.

2013 London Marathon: Men’s race: Kebede wins

Ethiopian Tsegaye Kebede made up for missing out on the Olympics and destroyed Kenyan hopes of retaining the men’s title by overhauling 2011 winner Emmanuel Mutai in the closing stages to win in two hours six minutes and four seconds.

2013 London Marathon: Wheelchair: Fearnley and McFadden win

American Tatyana McFadden won the women’s wheelchair race to add to the Boston Marathon title she won on Monday and Australia’s Kurt Fearnley took victory in the men’s race to end Briton David Weir’s hopes of a record seventh title.

2013 London Marathon: IPC race: Chentouf

T12 Visually Impaired El Amin Chentouf (MAR) wins the IPC World Cup race at 2:24:00.

2013 London Marathon: Wheelchair crash

Just as the wheelchair racers caught up with the women’s race, they entered a water zone and Joss Cassidy crashed into Tiki Gelana, taking him out of the race, while she was able to continue.

2013 London Marathon: Boston tribute

Before the start of the men’s race, the runners in London observed 30 seconds of silence in honor of their marathon brothers and sisters in Boston.

2013 London Marathon (mobile)

The London Marathon is a long-distance running event, the world’s largest marathon as of 2012 with 36,748 finishing the race, held in London, United Kingdom. The event was first run on March 29, 1981 and has been held in the spring of every year since. Since 2010, the race has been sponsored by Virgin Money, as the Virgin London Marathon. This is the 33rd edition of the event. This event airs 4/21 @ 4:00amET/1:00amPT.

2013 London Marathon

The London Marathon is a long-distance running event, the world’s largest marathon as of 2012 with 36,748 finishing the race, held in London, United Kingdom. The event was first run on March 29, 1981 and has been held in the spring of every year since. Since 2010, the race has been sponsored by Virgin Money, as the Virgin London Marathon. This is the 33rd edition of the event.

Universal Sports Update: London Marathon Security

London Marathon officials increase security.

Universal Sports Update: London Marathon

Despite tragedy striking the Boston Marathon, London race organizers do not plan to cancel the event scheduled for this weekend.

Mary Keitany wins 2012 London Marathon

Keitany (KEN) wins her 2nd straight London Marathon, 41 seconds faster than last year at 2:18:37. Edna Kiplagat (KEN) was 73 seconds behind.

Tipping Points: Marathon Edition: Post-Race Recovery

Once finishing a race, there are several elements to a successful recovery, spanning from immediately after the event up to the following day. Running coach Kate Martini Freeman gives post-race tips on hydration, calorie intake, ice baths and more.

Two explosions at Boston marathon finish line

Two explosions went off near the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images) BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded in the packed streets near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing three people and injuring more than 130 […]

2013 Boston Marathon: Shalane Flanagan interview

Shalane Flanagan (USA) discusses her disappointment with a 4th place finish and how she is looking forward to competing again next year.

2013 Boston Marathon: Jason Hartmann interview

Jason Hartmann (USA) discusses his race performance, after he walked away 4th in the men’s race.

2013 Boston Marathon: Lelisa Desisa interview

Men’s Marathon winner Lelisa Desisa, discusses what it feels like to sprint to the finish after leaving two racers behind in the final mile of the Boston Marathon.

2013 Boston Marathon: Rita Jeptoo interview

Women’s Marathon winner Rita Jeptoo discusses the strategies she used to win her second Boston Marathon title.

2013 Boston Marathon: Hiroyuki Yamamoto wins wheelchair race

Japan’s Hiroyuki Yamamoto was the first winner of the day, cruising to victory in the men’s wheelchair race by 39 seconds over nine-time champion Ernst Van Dyk of South Africa.

African runners take top honors at Boston Marathon

By Scott Malone and Tim McLaughlin BOSTON, April 15 (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa and Kenya’s Rita Jeptoo won the men’s and women’s Boston Marathon on Monday, continuing African runners’ dominance in the sport. The results underlined both the strength and rivalry of those two nations’ running programs, said Kenyan runner Wesley Korir, who finished […]

2013 Boston Marathon: Lelisa Desisa Wins Men’s Race

Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa won the 2013 Men’s Race of the Boston Marathon with a final time of 2:10.22. Desisa traveled in a pack of 3 men during the final mile of the race, but was able to pull away to get the victory.

2013 Boston Marathon: Rita Jeptoo Wins Women’s Race

Kenyan Rita Jeptoo eared her second Boston Marathon title finishing with a time of 2:26.24. Jeptoo won her first Boston Marathon in 2006.

2013 Boston Marathon (mobile)

Forty elite athletes from 14 countries invited for 117th running on April 15. Reigning champions Wesley Korir and Sharon Cherop, both of Kenya, return to defend their titles, but will be fiercely challenged by a talented international field of Olympians, World Marathon Majors champions of Chicago, New York City and Boston, and multiple global marathon winners of Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Cologne, Daegu, Dubai, Eindhoven, Frankfurt, Johannesburg, Hamburg, Houston, Istanbul, Krakow, Los Angeles, Milan, Rome, St. Paul, Soweto, Toronto, Turin and the U.S. Olympic Trials. The pre-show for this event begins 4/15 @9:00amET/6:00amPT and the race begins @ 9:30amET/6:30amPT.

2013 Boston Marathon

Forty elite athletes from 14 countries invited for 117th running on April 15. Reigning champions Wesley Korir and Sharon Cherop, both of Kenya, return to defend their titles, but will be fiercely challenged by a talented international field of Olympians, World Marathon Majors champions of Chicago, New York City and Boston, and multiple global marathon winners of Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Cologne, Daegu, Dubai, Eindhoven, Frankfurt, Johannesburg, Hamburg, Houston, Istanbul, Krakow, Los Angeles, Milan, Rome, St. Paul, Soweto, Toronto, Turin and the U.S. Olympic Trials. The pre-show for this event begins @9:00amET/6:00amPT and the race begins @9:30amET/6:30amPT.

2013 Boston Marathon: 5k Race

Watch the 2013 Boston Marathon 5k race from downtown Boston.

2013 Boston Marathon: 1 Mile Race: Elite Women

Watch the 2013 Boston Marathon Elite Women’s 1 Mile Race from downtown Boston.

2013 Boston Marathon: 1 Mile Race: Elite Men

Watch the 2013 Boston Marathon Elite Men’s 1 Mile Race from downtown Boston.

2013 Rotterdam Marathon: Jemima Jelagat wins women’s race

Kenyan Jemima Jelagat was a clear favorite at the start of the race, and lead for the majority of it. Jelagat finished with a personal best time of 2:23:27, beating out second place Ethiopian Abebech Afework.

2013 Rotterdam Marathon: Tilahun Regassa wins

Ethiopian Tilahun Regassa finished with a final time of 2:05:38. Regassa seemed on pace to break the course record halfway through, but struggled in the final kms to keep record pace. This is the second consecutive year that Ethiopia has won.

Tipping Points: Marathon Edition: Warming Up On Race Day

On this edition of Tipping Points, we talk to running coach Kate Martini Freeman about the best way for runners to warm-up on race day. She gives us great tips on loosening the upper and lower bodies and the importance of sticking to a race “plan.”

2013 Rotterdam Marathon

The Rotterdam Marathon is an annual marathon that has been held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands since 1981. It has been held in April of every year since the third edition in 1984, and attracts many top athletes. It has also been ranked as one of the top 10 marathons in the world by Runner’s World magazine.

2013 Rotterdam Marathon (mobile)

The Rotterdam Marathon is an annual marathon that has been held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands since 1981. It has been held in April of every year since the third edition in 1984, and attracts many top athletes. It has also been ranked as one of the top 10 marathons in the world by Runner’s World magazine. This event airs 4/14 @ 4:25amET/1:25amPT.

 
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