On a gloomy October morning in Vienna last year, the world's top runner Eliud Kipchoge finished a marathon in less than two hours - a feat hailed by many as almost superhuman.And now the shoe platform he did it on, the ...
Jan 20, 2020
Visits to Osaka's Dotonbori district will inevitably include a selfie or two with the famous Glico "running man" overlooking one of the canals.It's long been speculated by some tourists and tour guides that the inspiration behind one ...
Jan 5, 2020
NEW CLARK CITY - Mary Joy Tabal admitted the hot weather contributed to her failure to score back-to-back gold medals in women's marathon of the Southeast Asian Games.The 30-year-old runner from Cebu endured the sweltering Friday morning ...
Dec 6, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - A Filipina ruled the women's marathon of the 30th Southeast Asian Games early Friday morning.Her name isn't Mary Joy Tabal.Christine Hallasgo upstaged her more fancied teammate in winning the gold in the 42 ...
Dec 6, 2019
NEW CLARK CITY - Team Philippines tries to tighten its claim to the overall title of the 30th Southeast Asian Games as it opens its campaign in the centerpiece event of athletics on Friday at the New Clark City Stadium.The men and ...
Dec 5, 2019
AFTER he crossed the finish line at the INEOS 1:59 Challenge at Prater Park in Vienna, Austria, an exultant Eliud Kipchoge proclaimed, "I can tell people that no human is limited. I expect more people all over the world to run ...
Oct 15, 2019
VIENNA - Roger Bannister, 1954. Eliud Kipchoge, 2019?Like the sub-four-minute mile, running a marathon in less than two hours had seemed impossible - until Saturday (Sunday, Manila time). But this time there's an asterisk: Olympic champion Kipchoge performed his ...
Oct 13, 2019
VIENNA - When Eliud Kipchoge's family finally gets to see him at a marathon, it will likely be the fastest one the Olympic champion has ever run.The 34-year-old Kenyan's attempt to run a sub two-hour ...
Oct 10, 2019
When it comes to the sport of ultra-trail running, the physical punishment of running a hundred kilometers of unstable terrain is only half the battle.The North Face 100 is back in the Philippines, and the first marathon series of its ...
Sep 16, 2019
OXFORD, England - Eliud Kipchoge has funding from Britain's richest man for a bid to break the two-hour marathon barrier later this year.The fastest marathon runner of all time announced plans for the record attempt during a visit to ...
May 6, 2019
TRIATHLETE Joyette Jopson will embark on a whole new adventure when she represents the Philippines in the FWD North Pole Marathon on April 19.The 39-year old champion athlete, who has been winning in major tournaments in her 13-year career, ...
Mar 6, 2019
IN celebration of International Women's Month, triathlete Joyette Jopson hopes to inspire more women to go on new adventures and to live their passion.For the past 13 years, the 39-year old athlete has enjoyed and dominated in her comfort ...
Mar 6, 2019
CHAMPION triathlete Joyette Jopson will represent the Philippines in the FWD North Pole Marathon on April 19.The 39-year old Filipina will be joined by the FWD representatives from Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam, and Thailand as they see action in the " ...
Mar 6, 2019
I don't recall even signing up for Chicago, but I do remember hollering "Guess who's going to the Windy City to meet Mary in October?" to the missus, while reading the email informing me I had made the lottery. Together ...
Oct 11, 2018
THE Clark Sunset Marathon is set on December 9 at the Parade Grounds of Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga.The marathon is the first of its kind in the Philippines in which the race will start at sunset instead of break of ...
Nov 16, 2017
NEW YORK - He'll wear the familiar "MEB" bib one final time at the New York City Marathon.Meb Keflezighi, the face of American long-distance running, wraps up his marathon career where it began in 2002 on the multicultural streets ...
Nov 3, 2017
KUALA LUMPUR - Mary Joy Tabal will be staying for a few more days to cheer on other members of the Philippine team in the Southeast Asian Games.Tabal won the women's marathon gold medal on Saturday and was supposed to leave ...
Aug 20, 2017
THE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) welcomed the breakthrough gold medal the Philippines won Saturday in the 29th Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia courtesy of marathoner Mary Joy Tabal.More so the sight of the 'prodigal' runner finally burying the hatchet ...
Aug 19, 2017
PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia - Mary Joy Tabal won the first gold medal for the Philippines in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games when she ruled the women's marathon on Saturday morning in this city south of Kuala Lumpur.The 2016 Rio De Janeiro ...
Aug 19, 2017
KUALA LUMPUR - Mary Joy Tabal attempts to deliver for the Philippines its first gold medal in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games as the marathon ushers in the athletics competitions on Saturday morning in Putrajaya.Silver medalist two years ago, over a minute ...
Aug 18, 2017
Sorry, no results found for