Kiplimo beats Cheptegei to win World title

Kiplimo beats Cheptegei to win World title

... ✳ Kiplimo 1st ✳ Cheptegei 4th. Individual Prizes 1. $30,000 (Sh111million) 2. $15,000 3. $10,000 4. $7,000. Team Prizes 1. $15,000 2. $12,000 3. $9,000 4. $7,500. Gdynia, Poland | THE INDEPENDENT & XINHUA | Nineteen-year-old Ugandan long ...

9 days ago

Uganda's Kiplimo wins World Half Marathon in Poland

Uganda's Kiplimo wins World Half Marathon in Poland

A Ugandan is top of the world athletics charts again. But not Joshua Cheptegei this time. Jacob Kiplimo proved a point when he won the Men's Half Marathon at the World Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia, Poland on Saturday. He recorded a time of ...

10 days ago

Kenyan Athlete Peres Jepchirchir Breaks Her Own World Record For Women-only Half Marathon

Kenyan Athlete Peres Jepchirchir Breaks Her Own World Record For Women-only Half Marathon

As per the World Athletics Organisation, the 27-year-old ran 1 hour 5 minutes 16 seconds at the World Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia, Poland.

10 days ago

Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

Peres Jepchirchir of Kenya broke her own world record in the women”s-only half marathon Saturday, clocking 1 hour, 5 minutes and 16 seconds. The 27-year-old Jepchirchir improved on her record by 18 seconds on a four-lap course, taking gold at the World ...

10 days ago

Stunning performances highlight World Athletics Half Marathon Championships

Stunning performances highlight World Athletics Half Marathon Championships

WhatsApp Jacob Kiplimo and Peres Jepchirchir delivered jaw-dropping performances during the 2020 World Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia, Poland. The women's race In the end, just three seconds separ.

10 days ago

Kenyan betters own mark

Kenyan betters own mark

GDYNIA (Poland) • Kenyan Peres Jepchirchir lowered her own world record for an all-women's half marathon at the world championships in Gdynia yesterday but serial record-breaker Joshua Cheptegei missed out on a medal in the men's race.. Read more ...

10 days ago

Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir bettered the women's-only half marathon world record when she took gold in a closely-fought race at the World Athletics half marathon championships in Gdynia, Poland on Saturday. Reuters. By. Reuters. in 11 hours | Updated in 18 ...

11 days ago

Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir bettered the women's-only half marathon world record when she took gold in a closely-fought race in Gdynia on Saturday.

11 days ago

New record for Jepchirchir but Cheptegei misses out at world half-marathons

New record for Jepchirchir but Cheptegei misses out at world half-marathons

GDYNIA, Poland — Kenyan Peres Jepchirchir lowered her own world record for an all-women's half marathon at the world championships in Gdynia on Saturday but serial record-breaker Joshua Cheptegei missed out on a medal in the men's race.

11 days ago

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir breaks own world record at World Athletics Half Marathon Championships

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir breaks own world record at World Athletics Half Marathon Championships

Peres Jepchirchir broke her own world record in the women's half marathon, crossing the line in one hour, five minutes and 16 seconds to win gold at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia, Poland.

11 days ago

Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

Peres Jepchirchir of Kenya broke her own world record in the women's-only half marathon Saturday, clocking 1 hour, 5 minutes and 16 seconds. The 27-year-old Jepchirchir improved on her ...

11 days ago

Turkish athlete comes 7th in 2020 World Half Marathon

Turkish athlete comes 7th in 2020 World Half Marathon

23-year-old Yasemin Can breaks national record finishing Saturday's race in Poland in 1:06:20 - Anadolu Agency.

11 days ago

Mokoka leads SA's self-funded athletes to fifth at world half-marathon champs

Mokoka leads SA's self-funded athletes to fifth at world half-marathon champs

Stephen Mokoka spearheaded SA's group of self-funded athletes to fifth place in the men's team event at the world championships in Gdynia, Poland, on Saturday.

11 days ago

Kenya's Jepchirchir wins women only half-marathon in record time

Kenya's Jepchirchir wins women only half-marathon in record time

The 27-year-old broke her own world record in the women's-only half marathon set in Prague last month, clocking 1 hour, 5 minutes and 16 seconds.

11 days ago

New record for Jepchirchir but Cheptegei misses out at world half-marathons

New record for Jepchirchir but Cheptegei misses out at world half-marathons

Kenyan Peres Jepchirchir lowered her own world record for an all-women's half marathon at the world championships in Gdynia on Saturday but serial record-breaker Joshua Cheptegei missed out on a medal in the men's race.

11 days ago

Peres Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

Peres Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half-marathon record

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir broke her own women's-only half marathon world record at the World Athletics half marathon championships in Poland.

11 days ago

Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half marathon record

Jepchirchir breaks own women's-only half marathon record

Gydnia, POLAND (Reuters) - Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir bettered the women's-only half marathon world record when she took gold in a closely-fought race at the World Athletics half marathon championships in Gdynia on Saturday. Jepchirchir, 27, finished in a ...

11 days ago

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir Breaks Her Own World Record in Women's Half Marathon

Kenya's Peres Jepchirchir Breaks Her Own World Record in Women's Half Marathon

Peres Jepchirchir of Kenya improved on her world record by 18 seconds in the women's only half marathon at the World Athletics half marathon championships.

11 days ago

Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

Kenya's Jepchirchir sets world mark in women's half marathon

Peres Jepchirchir of Kenya broke her own world record in the women's-only half marathon Saturday, clocking 1 hour, 5 minutes and 16 seconds. The 27-year-old Jepchirchir improved on her record by 18 seconds on a four-lap course, taking gold at the World ...

11 days ago

World half marathon championships produce world record; Joshua Cheptegei beaten

World half marathon championships produce world record; Joshua Cheptegei beaten

Peres Jepchirchir broke the women's-only world record at the world half marathon championships. Jacob Kiplimo beat Joshua Cheptegei.

11 days ago

World half marathon championships produce world record; Joshua Cheptegei beaten

World half marathon championships produce world record; Joshua Cheptegei beaten

Peres Jepchirchir broke the women's-only world record at the world half marathon championships. Jacob Kiplimo beat Joshua Cheptegei.

11 days ago

Cheptegei to pocket $50000 if he smashes the Half Marathon record

Cheptegei to pocket $50000 if he smashes the Half Marathon record

This will be on top of the $30,000 (sh110m) individual winners prize for a total of $80,000 (sh 294m) winners' purse. Saturday. Gdniya, Poland. World Half marathon. Cash prizes. Individuals 1st US$30,000 (sh110m) 2nd $15,000 (sh55m) 3rd $10,000 (sh36m)

11 days ago

Watch the 2020 World Athletics half marathon championships

Watch the 2020 World Athletics half marathon championships

CBC Sports has a free live stream of the 2020 World Athletics half marathon championships from Poland, beginning on Saturday at 4:50 a.m. ET.

11 days ago

Peres Jepchirchir and Joshua Cheptegei look ahead to Gdynia

Peres Jepchirchir and Joshua Cheptegei look ahead to Gdynia

Posted by Athletics Weekly | Oct 16, 2020 | 0. Watch the former winner and the multiple world record-holder as they speak at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships press conference. After breaking world records on the track and road in 2020, ...

11 days ago

Joshua Cheptegei ready for debut at World Athletics Half Marathon

Joshua Cheptegei ready for debut at World Athletics Half Marathon

5000m and 10000m world record holder Joshua Cheptegei says he's feeling good ahead of Saturday's World Athletics Half Marathon.

11 days ago

Joshua Cheptegei Calls Out Mo Farah For Skipping World Half Marathon Championships

Joshua Cheptegei Calls Out Mo Farah For Skipping World Half Marathon Championships

“I'm still surprised why Mo Farah is not part of the field…It's quite really ridiculous that he's not in the field.” By Robert Johnson October 16, 2020. At the pre-race press conference today for tomorrow's World Athletics Half Marathon Championships — the first ...

12 days ago

Cheptegei Tests His Range | The FloTrack Podcast (Ep. 170)

Cheptegei Tests His Range | The FloTrack Podcast (Ep. 170)

Can Joshua Cheptegei end his spectacular 2020 with a win at a distance he's never raced before?

12 days ago

World Half Marathon: Record-breaker Cheptegei out to end the season on a high

World Half Marathon: Record-breaker Cheptegei out to end the season on a high

All eyes will be on Ugandan Joshua Cheptegei when the gun sounds for the men's race at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships set for Saturday, October 16 in Gdynia, Poland. KBC Radio_KICD Timetable. Despite his half marathon inexperience, ...

12 days ago

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe praises pacemaking lights, says sport 'has to innovate'

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe praises pacemaking lights, says sport 'has to innovate'

Coe also argued that pacemakers had been around for decades, notably citing Roger Bannister's first sub-four-minute mile as a 'pace-made event'.

12 days ago

Coe Happy With Pacemaking Light Technology

Coe Happy With Pacemaking Light Technology

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe said Friday he embraced new track technology that features pacemaking lights, a system used to great effect in two stunning world records last week.

12 days ago

How to watch the World Half-Marathon Championships

How to watch the World Half-Marathon Championships

The women's race will see the two current half-marathon world record holders go up against the two former world record holders. Peres Jepchirchir and Ababel Yeshaneh, the fastest to ever cover the distance, will face Netsanet Gudeta and Joyciline Jepkosgei, ...

12 days ago

Sebastian Coe happy with pacemaking light technology

Sebastian Coe happy with pacemaking light technology

More sports News: World Athletics president Sebastian Coe said on Friday he embraced new track technology that features pacemaking lights, a system used to great effect.

12 days ago

Kenya's Jepchirchir warns of world record at World Half Marathon Championships

Kenya's Jepchirchir warns of world record at World Half Marathon Championships

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 16 – Women's only world half marathon record holder Peres Jepchirchir says there is a possibility that the record might fall at Get the latest local and international sports updates, football, rugby, athletics, golf, cricket and more.

12 days ago

Cheptegei confident ahead of World Half Marathon Championships: "I am hungry for the title"

Cheptegei confident ahead of World Half Marathon Championships: "I am hungry for the title"

Newly minted world record breaker Joshua Chepetegei was in a buoyant mood hours before his debut at the World Half Marathon Championships, very hopeful that he can crown his “best and fabulous season” with a road title. Despite not having competed ...

12 days ago

Coe happy with pacemaking light technology

Coe happy with pacemaking light technology

Gdynia (Poland) (AFP). World Athletics president Sebastian Coe said Friday he embraced new track technology that features pacemaking lights, a system used to great effect in two stunning world records last week. Ugandan Joshua Cheptegei (men's ...

12 days ago

Mayo athlete competing at World Half Marathon Championships

Mayo athlete competing at World Half Marathon Championships

Knockmore man Hugh Armstrong, a member of Ballina Athletics Club, is one of three Irish athletes set to compete at the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia, Poland, this weekend. He will be joined by Kevin Seaward (St. Malachy's AC) ...

12 days ago

Jepchirchir faces Yeshaneh at World Half Marathon in Gdyni

Jepchirchir faces Yeshaneh at World Half Marathon in Gdyni

Saturday's race isn't just about the two world record-holders, though.

12 days ago

A Patagonian runs the World Half Marathon Championship in Poland

A Patagonian runs the World Half Marathon Championship in Poland

Three weeks ago the Argentine Athletics Confederation (Cada) released the list with the four national athletes summoned to participate in the World Half Marathon Championship to be held on October 17 in the city of Gdynia, Poland. Under the orders of ...

12 days ago

Athletics Canada withdraws team from 2020 World Athletics Half Marathon Championships

Athletics Canada withdraws team from 2020 World Athletics Half Marathon Championships

With the health and safety of our athletes, coaches, staff and volunteers in mind, Athletics Canada has withdrawn the team of five athletes who were going to represent Canada at the 2020 World Athletics Half Marathon Championships in Gdynia, Poland this ...

12 days ago

Hiruni to run in World Half Marathon in Poland

Hiruni to run in World Half Marathon in Poland

Sri Lanka's top long distance runner, Hiruni Kesara Wijayaratne is heading for another gruelling battle with some of the elite when she competes in the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships scheduled for Saturday in Gdynia, Poland. In fact, the ...

12 days ago

WORLD HALF MARATHON: Juliet Chekwel upbeat on her chances at global meet

WORLD HALF MARATHON: Juliet Chekwel upbeat on her chances at global meet

Juliet Chekwel is set to captain Uganda's womens team at the World Half Marathon Championships this weekend in Gdynia, Poland. The 2018 Cardiff Commonwealth Half Marathon champion is upbeat about...

13 days ago

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