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18 Apr

Kirui And Kiplagat Dominate Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon champions 2017

Wheelchair records were broken in warm conditions at the 121st Boston Marathon on Patriot's Day (17 April) in Massachusetts, USA, as Kenyans Geoffrey Kirui (2:09:37) and Edna Kiplagat (2:21:52) claimed prestigious titles in the main race. A helpful following wind in the closing stages pushed Swiss wheelchair winners Marcel Hug (1:18:04) and Manuela Schar (1:28:17) to phenomenal world best performances.

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11 Apr

Four Run Run

International Running Challenge

If you’re up for a Spanish test of endurance, Lanzarote will once again host the International Running Challenge this autumn. Held from 26–29 November, the challenge features four races on four consecutive days, over various terrains and distances including a 5k beach run, a 13k ridge race and two longer road races.

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