Africa stands in Solidarity with Lamine Diack-Malboum

AFRICA stands in solidarity and support with former IAAF President Lamine Diack, the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) President Hamad Kalkaba Malboum disclosed in Yaounde Cameroon on Tuesday (24 November). In the wake of media accusations of inappropriate conduct the respected African Elder Lamine Diack is under investigation by the Independent Commission of the World [...]

Lonyangata set course record in Shanghai

Kenyan Paul Kipchumba Lonyangata set a course record at the Shanghai International Marathon in China on Sunday (09 November). Lonyangata covered the distance in a personal best of 2:07:14. This is 30 seconds faster than his previous best at the Xiamen Marathon also in China two years ago. The old Shanghai Marathon course record of [...]

Defending champion Keitany, Biwott prevail at New York City Marathon

Kenyans defending champion Mary Keitany and Stanley Biwott were crowned women and men’s winners at the New York City Marathon in USA on Sunday (01 November). Keitany’s winning time was 2:24:25 . Ethiopian Aselefech Merigia was seven seconds behind her while Tigista Tufa also of Ethiopia was a further 18 seconds adrift. Meanwhile Kenyan Stanley [...]