2014 Berlin Marathon Champs & a New World Record


Germany Berlin MarathonTwo hours two minutes and fifty-seven seconds? For a 42K? Whoaaa! Unbelieeeeevable!
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Nopes it’s a fact guys! That was the most recent new marathon World Record time set by Dennis Kimetto of Kenya at the 2014 BMW Berlin Marathon in Germany held September 28th.
In so doing, the record set last year by compatriot William Kipsang of 2:03 is one for the books as 2:02:57 is now the new running time to beat!
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For the ladies, Ethiopian Tirfi Tsegaye took home the crown of being the fastest with a run time of 2:20:18. No new record has been set for the women as British Paula Radcliffe still holds the World Record of 2:15: as being the fastest.
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To Dennis and Tirfi….clap-clap-clap! Mega CONGRATULATIONS! You are incredible running machines! You simply inspire…
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I have been a runner for more than three years now but I have never ran my 1st ever marathon. Most run friends have motivated me to do so thank you guys, super appreciate it. I guess these amazing records will inspire me more to train and finally do a coveted 42K soonest time possible & perhaps that may happen during the 2015 Condura Skyway Marathon (a very popular and sought-after major marathon event) here in Manila… ☺☺ So help me Lord…

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. delozier0727
    Oct 02, 2014 @ 04:43:25

    My husband works in upper management for adidas which is what both of these top athletes are wearing…such a wonderful company (and getting to test everything out before it releases has its perksπŸ˜‰).

    Reply

  2. Berliner Neukundengewinnung
    Oct 03, 2014 @ 10:12:21

    What’s up i am kavin, its my first occasion to commenting anywhere,
    when i read this article i thought i could also create comment
    due to this good piece of writing.

    Reply

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