Edna Kiplagat won her Boston Marathon debut.
The Kenyan policewoman opened up a big lead heading into the Newton hills, and she cruised to victory in an unofficial 2 hours, 21 minutes, 53 seconds in Monday’s 121st running of the race.
Jemima Sumgong, who last year became the first Kenyan woman to win Olympic gold in the marathon, has tested positive for the banned blood-booster EPO in an out-of-competition test carried out by the IAAF, the sport's governing body has confirmed.
KAMPALA, (Xinhua) -- Fifty-nine countries and regions have entered to take part in the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations World Cross Country Championship scheduled to take place here over this weekend.
Nairobi, March 1st 2017…Safaricom, Tusk Trust and Lewa Conservancy have today launched the 18th edition of the Safaricom Marathon in Lewa.
Former World Marathon record holder, Paul Tergat has been appointed IAAF Ambassador for the World Cross Country Championships slated for Kololo grounds Kampala next month.