Geoffrey Mutai

Geoffrey Mutai

June 21, 2016

June 26th: Olympic Marathoners Shalane Flanagan, Amy Cragg to run B.A.A. 10K

They'll face a deep field which includes Atsede Baysa, Mary Wacera, Edna Kiplagat and Kim Smith. On the men's side, Geoffrey Mutai will face Dathan Ritzenhein, Abdi Abdirahman and Daniel Salel.
June 05, 2016

Barselius Kipyego (60:30) And Ashete Bekere (70:40) Win Ceske Budejovice Half Marathon

Geoffrey Mutai's first race in 8-months did not go very well as he was 6th place in 64:28.
May 31, 2016

Geoffrey Mutai Looks To Return To His Winning Form At The České Budějovic Half-Marathon

Mutai will face 59:30 man Barselius Kipyego as well as a slew of other Kenyas in the 60-61 minute range. Risper Chebet (69:24) and Esther Chemtai Ndeima (69:49) lead the women's field.
April 05, 2016

2016 Boston Marathon Updated Elite Field - Geoffrey Mutai Pulls Out

Mutai is out "due to not meeting training goals while Ethiopian Amane Beriso (5th fastest debut of all time with 2:20:48 from Dubai) was added to the field.
September 24, 2015

2015 BMW Berlin Marathon Men's Preview: Will the World Record Fall (Again)? What About The 39-Year Old Canadian Record? Will An American Break 2:10?

The world record is on everyone's mind and Eliud Kipchoge (London champ) and Emmanuel Mutai (2:03:13 PB) will give it their best go in Berlin on Sunday? Check out our preview as we assess their chances, discuss whether Geoffrey Mutai is done, and wonder if Reid Coolsaet can get the 39-year old Canadian record. Plus Berlin, not Chicago or New York, may have the most # of elite Americans this fall in Shadrack BiwottSean Quigley, Matt Llano and Gabe Proctor 
July 08, 2015

Eliud Kipchoge, Emmanuel Mutai & Geoffrey Mutai Announced For 2015 BMW Berlin Marathon

A year ago, in his sixth career marathon, Dennis Kimetto set the WR in Berlin at age 30. Will history repeat this year when the 30-year-old Eliud Kipchoge toes the line in his sixth career race at 26.2? What type of chance does Geoffrey Mutai - the Roger Federer of men's marathoning - have?
*MB: Eliud Kipchoge. Emmanuel Mutai and Geoffrey Mutai in 2015 BerlinMarathon

June 22, 2015

RRW: Kenyans Daniel Salel (28:09) And Mary Wacera (32:07) Win Rain-Soaked B.A.A. 10K

Stephen Sambu was 2nd 12-seconds back as Leonard Korir took 3rd and Geoffrey Mutai was back in 7th (28:53). Wacera won over Edna Kiplagat by 8-seconds. *Results

June 21, 2015

RRW: Bostonian At Heart, Stephen Sambu Feels At Home Ahead of B.A.A. 10-K

Sambu says he knows it'll be tough to beat Geoffrey Mutai as they recently raced at the Healthy Kidney 10K and Mutai didn't fall off until near the end.

June 19, 2015

RRW: Five Storylines For Sunday's B.A.A. 10K: Geoffrey Mutai Vs Stephen Sambu Rematch Highlgihts Men's Race

Leonard Korir and Daniel Salel (27:07) are also in the field.  Edna Kiplagat vs former Boston Marathon champ Caroline Kilel highlights the women's race and Parker Stinson and Jen Rhines lead the Americans. *Full Elite Field / Prize Money

May 06, 2015

Stephen Sambu Will Try To Defend His Title Against Wilson Kipsang, Lelisa Desisa, Geoffrey Mutai And Ben True At The 2015 UAE Healthy Kidney 10K On Saturday, May 30

Leonard Korir and Abdi Abdirahman are also in the field. The women are led by Joyce Chepkirui who faces Mamitu Daska, Mary Wacera, Gladys Cherono and Gemma Steel.

April 22, 2015

2015 London Marathon Men's Preview: Kipsang, Kimetto and Kipchoge Lead The Greatest Marathon Field Ever (Again)

This race is LOADED. The winners of last fall's three major marathons -- world record holder Dennis Kimetto (Berlin), Eliud Kipchoge (Chicago) and Wilson Kipsang (NYC) will all be in London, as there are a total of four sub-2:04 men and eight sub-2:05 men in the field (both the most ever in one race). You know a race is historically great if a pair of 2:03 guys (Geoffrey and Emmanuel Mutai) aren't even headliners.
February 19, 2015

2015 Tokyo Marathon Men's Preview: Dickson Chumba Aims to Repeat vs. Geoffrey Mutai, Stephen Kiprotich & Tsegaye Kebede

A year ago a Geoffrey Mutai (2013 NY champ), Kebede (2013 London champ), Kiprotich (2013 World Champ) match-up would have been salivating. Now all 3 titans have something to prove against defending champ Dickson Chumba as Tariku Bekele makes his debut. In all, five sub-2:05 guys will toe the line on Sunday morning (Saturday night in U.S.).
September 27, 2014

Competitive Edge Has Potential To Take Men's Field To Brink Of World Record And Beyond In Berlin On Sunday

Dennis Kimetto: “I know I am ready. My preparation has been good and I’m confident for Sunday. If the conditions are good, yes, we could break the world record.”


September 10, 2014

International Distance-Running Greats, Featuring Wilson Kipsang and Buzunesh Deba, to Challenge Defending Champions at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 2

Defending champ Priscah Jeptoo faces runner up Buzunesh Deba as well as Edna Kiplagat and Mary Keitany in her return to the marathon.

September 07, 2014

Geoffrey Ronoh Gets Another Surprise Win, Upstaging Geoffrey Mutai And Getting The CR At The Birell Prague Grand Prix 10K

Ronoh ran 27:28 to Mutai's 27:32. Coretti Jepkoech won the women's race in a CR 31:05.
*Race Highlights Video

September 03, 2014

Deep Fields Set For Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon On September 21st: Geoffrey Mutai Faces Dathan Ritzenhein; Kara Goucher And Deena Kastor Lead The Women

Other top men include Shadrack Biwott, Jeffrey Eggleston and Scott Bauhs. Bernard Lagat is in the 5K on Saturday.

September 01, 2014

Geoffrey Mutai Racing Birell 10K In Prague On September 6th

He'll face Geoffrey Ronoh, the rabbit who stayed in the race and beat Wilson Kipsang in a half-marathon.