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.

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

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 ...

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

12 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 ...

12 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.

12 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 ...

12 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.

12 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.

12 days ago

Jepchirchir wins women only half-marathon in record time

Jepchirchir wins women only half-marathon in record time

Gdynia (Poland) (AFP). Kenyan Peres Jepchirchir lowered her own world record for an all-women's half marathon at the world championships in Gdynia on Saturday. The 27-year-old, who also won world half marathon gold in 2016, produced a final sprint to ...

12 days ago

Jepchirchir sets new women's-only world record, wins World Championships

Jepchirchir sets new women's-only world record, wins World Championships

Jepchirchir successfully avoided two big falls to take the win at the World Championships in Poland today.

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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)

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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.

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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, ...

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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.

12 days ago

One on one with Juliet Chekwel

One on one with Juliet Chekwel

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...

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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 ...

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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?

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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 ...

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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.

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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.

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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) ...

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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.

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