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Kenya omits fastest active men's, women's marathoners from Olympic team

Kenya named its six-person Olympic marathon team on Tuesday. It includes neither the men’s world-record holder nor the second-fastest woman of all time.

The team, … 258 more words

Olympics

Marathon world-record holder reportedly not going to Rio Olympics

Dennis Kimetto, the marathon world-record holder, will reportedly not be on Kenya’s team for the Rio Olympics.

Kimetto and previous world-record holder Wilson Kipsang  264 more words

Olympics

Hired Guns: A brief history of the pacer

Any discussion about pacing in distance running is bound to ruffle a few feathers, so let’s start this off with a statement on which we can all agree: Steve Prefontaine was a goddamn legend. 2,436 more words

2 Utah Men Sue NYC Marathon Over Lottery That Picks Runners

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two Utah men filed a lawsuit Thursday against the organizers of the wildly popular New York City Marathon, saying the lottery system used to pick entrants for it violates state law. 350 more words

Sports

Weather favoured me in New york-Keitany

Newly crowned New York City marathon champions Mary Keitany and Stanley Biwott landed at Eldoret International Airport in style as it brought celebrations to a notch higher. 392 more words

Emmanuel Sabuni

Keitany cheered at home

Uptown leafy suburbs of Elgonview estate in Eldoret was full of joy, celebrations, dancing and singing on their top most voices following Mary Keitany’s win during the New York City marathon on Sunday evening where Keitany defended her title. 362 more words

Emmanuel Sabuni