September 21, 2017
2017 Berlin Marathon Women's Preview: Which New Star Will Emerge on the Big Stage?
2015 champ Gladys Cherono (2:19 pb) is the strong favorite on paper and will be going for the course record. Her main competition is Ethiopia's Amane Beriso (2:20 pb) and fellow Kenyan Valary Aiyabei (2:21 pb), who has won 4 straight marathons and is making her WMM debut.
April 21, 2017
Austria: Ethiopia's Defending Champ Meseret Mengistu (2:23:26) And Shuku Genemo (2:24:31) Lead Field For The Vienna City Marathon
April 13, 2017
April 23: Course Records Under Threat At Vienna City Marathon As Fields Are Lead By Eliud Kiptanui (2:05:21) And Meseret Mengistu (2:23:26)
October 02, 2015
Meseret Mengistu Leads Strong Ethiopian Quartet For The October 25th Frankfurt Marathon
The Paris Marathon champ faces Ashete Bekere (2:23:26), Dinknesh Mekash (2:25:09) and Meseret Kitata (2:30:25). Also Germany's Lisa Hahner (2:30:17).
April 09, 2015
Spring Marathon Season Is Here: 2015 Rotterdam And Paris Women's Marathon Previews
Is Rotterdam worthy of WMM Status? Rotterdam has four men who've run sub-2:05 and eight men who have gone sub-2:07, including last year's runner-up Bernard Koech and '11 WC bronze medalist Feyisa Lilesa. Paris is wide open as 13 men have broken 2:08; 12:51/26:51 man Vincent Chepkok will also run in his 2nd career marathon.