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Marathon, not always the final frontier
While most runners are happy to cross the finish line, others take up this distance just to test how far they can go.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 15:08 GMT
Kipsang sets course record in London win
World-record holder Wilson Kipsang wins the London Marathon for the second time while Britain's Mo Farah toils on debut.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 11:55 GMT
Running on ice
Al Jazeera's Andy Richardson logs his journey to the Antarctic Ice Marathon, via Chilean volcanoes and Kenyan champions.
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Last updated: 15 Dec 2013 11:12 GMT
Kipsang out to make history
Kenyan runner Wilson Kipsang determined to break world record on the flat speedy course of the Berlin marathon.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 14:54 GMT
Kenyan duo to challenge marathon record
Patrick Makau and Wilson Kipsang aiming for sub 2:03 time at the flat and fast Berlin marathon later this month.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 13:28 GMT
Filling running shoes of Kenya's greats
With Kenya's most established marathon runners out of World Championships, Peter Some hopes to bring glory back home.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 13:53 GMT
Kiprotich wins marathon gold for Uganda
Stephen Kiprotich becomes Uganda's second ever gold medallist beating Kenyan rivals in the Olympic men's marathon.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 13:08 GMT
Kenya and Ethiopia prepare for epic battle
Two countries with impeccable marathon credentials resume their rivalry in Sunday's Olympic showpiece.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2012 16:16 GMT
Kenyan athletes dominate London marathon
Runners from East African country take five of the six podium places with Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany out ahead.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2012 13:55 GMT
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