Oct 7th, 2012
Tsegaye Kebede became the first Ethiopian to win the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, setting a course record in the process. The 25-year-old Kebede and countryman Feyisa Lilesa separated themselves from a pack of East African runners at around the 23-mile mark. The two traded the lead down the stretch un...
Apr 22nd, 2012
Kenya’s Wilson Kipsang won the men’s Virgin London Marathon while Mary Keitany retained her title as Kenyan women enjoyed a 1-2-3 on the streets of the capital. Kipsang made it a Kenyan double with victory in an unofficial time of 2:04.44, just four seconds outside the course record set l...