Global  

Eliud Kipchoge

Kenyan long-distance runner

Eliud Kipchoge    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Eliud Kipchoge: Kenyan long-distance runner
Eliud Kipchoge EGH is a Kenyan long-distance runner who competes in the marathon and formerly the 5000 metres. He is the world record holder in the marathon with a time of 2:01:39, set on 16 September 2018, at the 2018 Berlin Marathon. His run broke the previous world record by 1 minute and 18 seconds. Described as "the greatest marathoner of the modern era", Kipchoge has won 12 of the 13 marathons he has entered.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

You Might Like


London Marathon 2020: The rivals, the virtual runners, coverage details and more

All you need to know about a marathon like no other as Eliud Kipchoge and the world's best take to a special looped course in the capital.
BBC News - Published

Eliud Kipchoge: The humble home life in rural Kenya behind remarkable athletic success

Witnessing Eliud Kipchoge's humble home life in rural Kenya sheds light on some of the secrets behind his remarkable athletic success.
BBC News - Published

Kipchoge's training-from-home diary: Part four - Ironic book club

Olympic superstar Eliud Kipchoge talks about the works he is reading whilst in isolation to protect from coronavirus - including one with a rather ironic title.
BBC News - Published

Kenyan athletics star Eliud Kipchoge explains how he's keeping fit while in quarantine.

The greatest marathon runner in the world, Eliud Kipchoge, is keeping a video diary for the BBC while he is self-isolating.
BBC News - Published

Nike launches controversial Kipchoge shoe for retail

Nike launches a mass market version of its controversial Alphafly prototype shoe that it says complies with new World Athletics rules.
BBC News - Published

Eliud Kipchoge wins World Sport Star of the Year 2019

Marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge is voted Sports Personality's World Sport Star of the Year.
BBC News - Published

Eliud Kipchoge: The man, the methods & controversies behind 'moon-landing moment'

Eliud Kipchoge made history in October by becoming the first person to run a marathon in under two hours. Here's how he did it.
BBC News - Published

Eliud Kipochoge breaks marathon barrier with race completed in under 2 hours

Olympic runner Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya blew through one of the most challenging barriers in sports, completing a marathon in under two hours. He ran the Vienna, Austria course in one hour, 59 minutes..
CBS News - Published

Eliud Kipchoge among five finalists for Male World Athlete 2019 award

Eliud Kipchoge, the first person to break the two-hour marathon mark, is among five finalists for the Male World Athlete 2019.
BBC News - Published

'It feels like running on trampolines' - the technology behind marathon landmarks

Eliud Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei completed their record-breaking marathons in Nike's Vaporfly trainers - coincidence or controversial?
BBC News - Published

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei smashes 16-year women's marathon world record in Chicago

kenya's brigid kosgei smashes 16-year women's marathon world record in chicago
Brigid Kosgei broke the world record set 16 years ago Britain's Paula Radcliffe as the Kenyan won the Chicago women’s marathon. Kosgei’s time of 2:14:04 was 81 seconds quicker than the time..
WorldNews - Published

Kipchoge's marathon landmark could push faster times in Chicago, director says

Eliud Kipchoge's sub two-hour marathon could push runners to set faster times in Sunday's Chicago marathon, race director Carey Pinkowski said on Saturday.
Reuters - Published

Factbox on Eliud Kipchoge

Factbox on Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge who on Saturday became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours.
Reuters - Published

Eliud Kipchoge becomes 1st to run marathon in under two hours

He clocked 1 hour, 59 minutes and 40.2 seconds
CBS News - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Kipchoge's sub-two hour marathon like landing on the moon

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge made athletics history on Saturday when he became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours, stretching the limits of human endeavor and passing a milestone few..
Reuters - Published

Astonishing Kipchoge smashes two-hour marathon barrier

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge made athletics history on Saturday when he became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours, stretching the limits of human endeavor and passing a milestone few..
Reuters - Published

Factbox: Reaction to Kipchoge's sub two-hour marathon

Reaction after Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge on Saturday became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours.
Reuters - Published

Eliud Kipchoge breaks two-hour marathon mark by 20 seconds

Watch the moment Eliud Kipchoge makes history to become the first athlete to run a marathon in under two hours.
BBC News - Published

Eliud Kipchoge makes history by running sub two-hour marathon

eliud kipchoge makes history by running sub two-hour marathon
Eliud Kipchoge made history in Vienna by running the first-ever sub two-hour marathon in a time of 1hr 59min 40sec. Cheered on by thousands of fans, the Kenyan world record holder and Olympic champion..
WorldNews - Published

Eliud Kipchoge: Sub-two hour marathon 'will make history'

Long-distance great Eliud Kipchoge says he'll feel like the first man on the Moon if he does it.
BBC News - Published