Seven marathons on seven continents in seven days. Sounds mad just to attempt, but America's Michael Wardian has taken the prize by winning every single race.
A look at this years 'ultra marathon' and the incredible achievements of its participants
'Free to Run' - a documentary which traces the birth of jogging and womens fight to compete in marathonsIn the 1960’s, it was rare to see people running in the streets or in parks and those who did were considered a bit strange.
In the 1960’s, it was rare to see people running in the streets or in parks and those who did were considered a bit strange.
Thousands of runners gathered in the Greek capital to take on the leg burning challenge of the Athens marathon on Sunday.
Eritrean world champion Ghirmay Ghebreslassie and Kenyan Mary Keitany powered to dominant victories in the New York City Marathon on Sunday.
Competitors from all over the world were made to dig deep as they took on the infamous Jungle Marathon, a gruelling 254km trek through the Brazilian rainforest.
Ben Smith completed his extraordinary goal of 401 marathons in 401 days on Wednesday.
Jemima Jelagat Sumgong became Kenya’s first ever winner of the Olympic women’s marathon race.
Mo Farah cemented his place in British track and field history after becoming the first GB athlete to win three Olympic gold medals.
Runners travelled from all over the world to combine vacation with adventure and running in the rural province of Tianjin, China on Saturday (21…
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge strengthened his billing as the Rio Olympic marathon favourite by winning the London Marathon on Sunday for a second
Home hope Rachid El Morabity won the 31st edition of the Marathon des Sables for his third consecutive title and fourth overall in the Moroccan
Rachid El Morabity continued his jog towards a third straight title and fourth overall after winning stage three of the Marathon Des Sables in the
The brave men and women of the Marathon des Sables tackled stage two on Monday. Lighter winds made the going a little bit easier than the day before
The Baikal Ice Marathon in Siberia attracted runners from more than 50 countries. UKRunChat my view for 26 miles for the lake Baikal marathon in
What does a US Marine Corps Captain and a day care centre operator have in common? As of this weekend, the 2016 World Marathon Challenge title
World athletics’ governing body cleared marathon great Paula Radcliffe of allegations of doping Friday, and described claims it failed to act on
Muscle fiber usage went into fast-twitch overdrive for some 50 competitors who recently braved the chilling sub-zero temperatures of the Antarctic
Local hope Christophoros Merroussis produced a superb display to clinch the 33rd edition of the Athens Authentic Marathon which gives runners a
Few of those who survived the Boston Marathon bombing and the families of the victims have been impressed by a courtroom apology from the culprit
The Great Wall Marathon is widely considered one of the world’s most challenging races. Despite the arduous course on the iconic Great Wall of China
A jury has sentenced Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death by lethal injection. It rejected the other option of life in prison. Three
Czech runner Petr Vabrousek kept his composure to clinch one of the world’s most grueling sporting challenges, the North Pole Marathon. The
Morocco’s Rachid el Morabity won the Marathon des Sables for a third time on Friday following the fifth and final stage. Some 1200 runners competed
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been found guilty on all 30 criminal counts tied to the 2013 Boston Marathon attack. The same jury will now determine whether
Morocco’s Rachid El Morabity produced a stunning performance to clinch the third leg of the Marathon des Sables on Tuesday. The reigning champion
There were celebrations for a 30th birthday in the desert. But it was no play time in the sand. It was the start of what has often been called,“the
He faces 30 charges, including murder: suspected 2013 Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev begins his trial.
The 15 April Patriots’ Day in Boston in 2013 looked like it would be like every other since 1897; a chance for the city to have a party in aid of