[Nation] Perhaps because of my obsession with the marathon race, fate tested my will. On the night before Eliud Kipchoge, Wesley Korir and Stanley Biwott lined up for the original Olympic race,.. allAfrica.com
Dawn comes misty and cold on the steep sides of the Nyaru escarpment as Kenya's Olympic men's marathon team begin their training run, a line-up of veteran athletes including a current lawmaker.
NAIROBI - Former Boston Marathon winner Wesley Korir was named on Tuesday in the Kenyan team for this year's Olympic Games, continuing a history of contentious selections by the east African country.. SBS
CHICAGO - The decision to drop pace-setters for Sunday's Chicago marathon may make for a slower race, but contender Wesley Korir thinks taking the focus off record times could help combat doping. Bangkok Post Also reported by •SuperSport
Boston (AFP) - Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa won the Boston Marathon title Monday, winning his second crown in three years on the eve of the sentencing phase for convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar.. Business Insider