Day: October 13, 2019

Kipchoge of Kenya becomes the first person to run a sub 2-hour marathon

Led by and pushed by pacers, Eilud Kipchoge, who is the world’s best marathon runner and Olympic champion, ran the 26.2-mile course in 1 hour, 59 minutes and 40 seconds, becoming the first person to run the marathon under 2 hours. Although Kipchoge of Kenya broke the 2-hour record in front of a screaming crowd of onlookers that lined the[Read More…]