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Eliud Kipchoge improves marathon world record by 30 seconds – 2:01:09

Eliud Kipchoge smashed his own world record to win the BMW Berlin Marathon, at 2:01:09. He improved his timing by 30 seconds at the World Athletics Elite Platinum Label road race last Sunday (25th Sep). Meanwhile in the women’s race,…

Muhammad Ikbolasen and Tahira Najmunissa Improve PBs ASICS’ META : Time : Trials Bangkok

3 SEPTEMBER 2022, BANGKOK: Muhammad Ikbolasen from Malaysia won first place in the Elite Men’s 10km race in 31 mins 31 secs at the ASICS’ META : Time : Trials held in Thailand. In the Elite Women’s 10km race, Goh…

Tokyo Marathon 2023 Welcomes You On March 5

The Tokyo Marathon is aiming to be back to a full-size field for its 2023 edition with 37,500 runners on March 5. The Japanese capital is set to host the 26.2-mile distance catering to international and local runners residing in Japan….

Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon 2022 Returns to Full Event

This year’s event, scheduled for 3 and 4 December, marks the return of road racing and the Marathon 42.195km and Half Marathon 21.1km. Priority registration for SCSM2022 will kickstart on 23 June, with public registration starting on 24 June. Standard…

Adidas Organises The Largest Mass Run To End Plastic Waste With Run For The Oceans Singapore

SINGAPORE, 2 JUNE 2022 – Last Saturday morning on 28 May 2022 at East Coast Park, more than 140 runners gathered as a community to Run for The Oceans (“RFTO”). A global initiative by adidas and Parley For The Oceans…

Fitness First Hong Kong Shuts Down Permanently

Fitness First in Hong Kong that boasted at least 100 workers, including about 60 coaches and over 10,000 members, announced its permanent closure on Tuesday. According to a The Standard, the company sent a letter to all of its staff…

2022 TCS New York City Marathon to Return at Full Capacity with 50,000 Runners

New York Road Runners (NYRR) recently announced that the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon, taking place on November 6, will return at full capacity with 50,000 runners. The world’s largest marathon is one of the city’s most anticipated and…

Race for a Good Cause with the ‘NKF Race Inspired! 2022’

Are you a running or cycling enthusiast, or wish to kick-start your exercise regime? Now you can exercise and do good at the same time! We are excited to announce that NKF (National Kidney Foundation of Singapore) Race Inspired!, a…

World Triathlon Powerman Long Distance Duathlon Championships Zofingen Approved for 3 September

World Triathlon Executive Board met virtually to continue working on the preparations for the 2022 Season, and also approved the new members for the Sustainability Commission. The new event added to the 2022 calendar is the 2022 World Triathlon Powerman…

2022 Dubai Marathon set for December 10

The Dubai Marathon, the Middle East’s largest mass participation event, will be staged for the 22nd time on December 10, 2022. The last time the hugely popular event was staged in January 2020, many of the world’s best international marathon…