Eliud Kipchoge

Eliud Kipchoge

May 01, 2024

Kenya Announces Shock 2024 Olympic Marathon Team - Was The Nike Fix In? + Eliud Kipchoge Goes For History

Eliud Kipchoge will go for unprecedented third straight gold. Brigid Kosgei was stunningly given the final women's spot over Sharon Lokedi.
April 22, 2024

WTW: Picking the Kenyan & Ethiopian Olympic Marathon Teams, Graham Blanks Is Back, A 17-Year-Old Runs 9.93 & Should Faith Kipyegon Be Scared?

Blanks ran 13:37 in his first race since December while Christian Miller became the youngest person in history to break 10.00 for 100m.
March 06, 2024

WTW: Should Eliud Kipchoge Be Left Off Kenya's Olympic Team?

No man or woman has ever won 3 Olympic marathon golds, but will Kipchoge even get the chance to go for the 3-peat? Plus Tsige Duguma and Georgia Bell inspire young girls who are stagnating in the sport. *MB: If you were Athletics Kenya, would you put Eliud Kipchoge on the 2024 Olympic Marathon team?
December 21, 2023

Eliud Kipchoge & Sifan Hassan Will Run 2024 Tokyo Marathon

Kipchoge set the CR in Tokyo in 2022 while Hassan is making her Tokyo debut.
September 27, 2023

WTW: Is Tigst Assefa's 2:11:53 Marathon Really That Shocking? Are The US Men's Marathoners in Trouble for Paris?

A woman has run 2:11:53 for the marathon - that's equivalent to a 3:56.21 mile according to WA - which seems shocking but Rojo tells you why it may not really be that crazy if you think about it.
September 24, 2023

Eliud Kipchoge Wins Record 5th Berlin Marathon in 2:02:42

Kipchoge surpassed Haile Gebrselassie for most Berlin wins and now owns 5 of the 8 fastest times in history.
September 21, 2023

2023 Berlin Marathon Preview: How Will Eliud Kipchoge Respond After Boston Defeat?

Kipchoge will face 2022 London champ Amos Kipruto while Tigist Assefa (2:15:37 CR last year) leads the women's field.
September 13, 2023

WTW: Mo Farah Has Retired - Where Does He Rank Amongst the All-Time Distance Greats?

The Brits say he's their greatest ever but might he actually be behind Paul Tergat? Plus let's hope Addy Wiley takes a lesson from the Mo Farah playbook.
July 15, 2023

Eliud Kipchoge Explains Berlin Decision, Says He Will Eventually Run 3 Marathons Per Year

Kipchoge said he would rather win 3 Olympic golds than all 6 World Marathon Majors.
July 13, 2023

Eliud Kipchoge will return to Berlin Marathon this fall - Will he ever race NYC?

Kipchoge has said he wants to run all the majors but his NYC debut will now have to wait at least until 2024. Will Kipchoge ever remove the Pete Sampras-esque French Open hole on his CV and win a hilly major?
July 13, 2023

Eliud Kipchoge commits to run the 2023 Berlin Marathon

Kipchoge has said he wants to run all the majors but his NYC debut will now have to wait at least until 2024. Will Kipchoge ever remove the one hole on his CV and win a hilly major?
April 18, 2023

Eliud Kipchoge Says Upper Leg Issue Bothered Him at 2023 Boston Marathon; Vows to Return & Win

Kipchoge said the issue began to bother him around 30K, which is exactly when he was dropped from the lead pack.
April 17, 2023

What Went Wrong For Eliud Kipchoge at the 2023 Boston Marathon?

The GOAT took it out hard (14:17 at 5k, 62:19 at half) but fizzled late and finished 6th in 2:09:23. Where does he go from here?
April 17, 2023

Evans Chebet Repeats at 2023 Boston Marathon as Eliud Kipchoge Fades to 6th

There is a new king of the marathon and his name is Evans Chebet. Eliud Kipchoge, what's next for him?
April 14, 2023

New Course, Same Training: Eliud Kipchoge Didn’t Alter His Training at All for Boston Marathon

Kipchoge & Patrick Sang shared their wisdom with LetsRun before the big race on Monday.
April 12, 2023

2023 Boston Men's Preview: Can Anyone Beat Eliud Kipchoge?

Kipchoge will have his hands full with the last two Boston champs, Benson Kipruto and Evans Chebet.
April 12, 2023

The Babe Ruth of Marathons Is Running Boston This Year -- Don't Miss It

The GOAT in the marathon - Eliud Kipchoge - is the first current men's marathon world record holder to run Boston since 1954. How will he do in his first hilly marathon? If you consider yourself a sports fan, you owe it to yourself to see him in person if you live nearby.
March 21, 2023

WTW: Could Jacob Kiplimo one day surpass Eliud Kipchoge? Are Galen Rupp and Molly Huddle done?

Plus, did you know that a guy who couldn't crack the top 100 at NCAA XC just ran 2:07 in the marathon and Yomif Kejelcha just missed a world record.
January 23, 2023

2022 LRC Men's World & American Rankings: Who's #1?

Some picks were easy (Eliud Kipchoge in the marathon), others were impossible. Here's where we ranked the world's best distance runners in 2022.
December 08, 2022

Eliud Kipchoge says STACKED Boston Marathon will be his "hardest race ever"

Kipchoge also said he "can't wait" to run his first hilly marathon but that he won't change his training to get ready for the hills.