Valencia Marathon

2020 Valencia Marathon

December 06, 2020
Valencia, Spain
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2 years ago

LRC adidas' "Super Shoe", the adizero Adios Pro, Is a Huge Winner in Valencia with Half Marathon World Record

Since Nike unveiled its Vaporfly 4% in 2016, every other shoe manufacturer has been playing catch-up. But now could the tide be turning?

2 years ago

LRC Evans Chebet (2:03:00) and Peres Jepchirchir (2:17:16) Set Valencia Marathon Course Records As Genzebe Dibaba (65:18) Wins Her Half Marathon Debut

Pre-race, we said the Valencia fields were the deepest in history and that proved to be the case, particularly in the men's race where 30 men broke 2:10.

2 years ago

LRC Utter Insanity: Kibiwott Kandie Runs 57:32 as the Top 4 Finishers Break the World Record in the Valencia Half Marathon

The Valencia Half Marathon was incredible as not 1, not 2, not 3 but 4 men broke the old WR of 58:01.

2 years ago

LRC 2020 Valencia Marathon Preview Video Show: The Greatest Marathon Field Ever Assembled?

17 minute video preview show of the great marathon action in Valencia.

2 years ago

LRC 2020 Valencia Half Preview: Jacob Kiplimo vs Kibiwott Kandie, Round 3; Rhonex Kipruto, & Genzebe Dibaba Debut

High winds may prevent the world records from falling, but the racing on Sunday in Valencia should be spectacular. Can Kiplimo close out a perfect 2020 with a win, or can Kenyans Kandie & Kipruto take him down?

2 years ago

LRC The Deepest Marathon EVER is Sunday: 2020 Valencia Is Going to Be Incredible

The depth in Valencia is ridiculous: 25 men under 2:08, 35 under 2:10, 44 under 2:12. Plus there are some real studs running, from 2:02 man Birhanu Legese and Boston/Chicago champ Lawrence Cherono to NYC champ Joyciline Jepkosgei and World Half champ Peres Jepchirchir.
*MB: Are you ready for the DEEPEST marathon EVER? Sunday's Valencia Marathon is laughably good.

2 years ago

LRC Jordan Hasay Looking to Get Back on Track at Valencia Marathon

The last 14 months have been tumultuous for Hasay, from losing coach Alberto Salazar to DNFing Chicago to finishing a hobbled 26th at the Olympic Trials. Find out here what new coach Paula Radcliffe is expecting from Hasy on Sunday.

2 years ago

LRC American Record Alert: Emily Sisson Targeting Molly Huddle's 67:25 AR at Sunday's Valencia Half Marathon

It's been a good year to chase records (and not much else). The next one to go down could be Molly Huddle's 67:25 in the half, as Sisson's coach Ray Treacy says her fitness is "really, really good."

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