It’s day 3 of our London Marathon elite preview and it’s time to focus on a pair certified distance running icons, each boasting careers of 20 years as professional runners – Kenenisa Bekele and Vivian Cheruiyot.
Not long after we’d written about 21-year-old Degitu Azimeraw in our Day 2 Elite Preview earlier this afternoon London Marathon race director Hugh Brasher announced that the young Ethiopian runner had been ruled out of the race after testing positive for Covid-19.
Day 2 of our London Marathon Elite Preview sees us take a look at two teammates on the famed NN Running Team (no not those two! We’ll get to them in good time) Degitu Azimeraw and, last year’s 3rd place finisher in London, Mule Wasihun.
Tough Mudder has joined forces with Marvel in the creation of Tough Mudder Challenge: Marvel Edition: a 21-day digital fitness adventure encouraging the community to push their boundaries physically and mentally, and “Find Their Power”.
Terry Rosoman, the Welsh challenge-enthusiast is attempting to run a 50-mile ultramarathon whilst carrying a weighted load that increases throughout the challenge in line with the donations received for Mind, the mental health charity.
With many virtual events offering a poor alternative to their real world events, often not much more than doing your own 5k training run and that’s all folks. The Rightmove MK Marathon Reimagined team took the idea and made it a little more real world.
Human Race the team behind the Manchester Marathon have announced the moving of their 2021 event to Autumn. In addition they have details for the 2020 event and will be holding a virtual erace for this year.