Trieste half marathon organisers backtracked on their controversial decision to close the May 5 race to African athletes amid accusations of racism.
A dogged competitor!
After seven full length marathons in seven continents over seven days, British runner Susannah Gill has taken home first place in the gruelling World Marathon Challenge.
The rules of the game are simple: teams are giving a map of all the participating saunas and have to spend at least three minutes in each one as well as nominate a team-member to jump into an ice hole at each stop
Set amongst stunning arctic scenery, the inspiring view added to the grandeur of this unique event which is acknowledged as one of the most extreme races on the planet.
Fifty thousand people will take part in Sunday's race
On Sunday, Sebastien Bellin hovered behind the starting line of the Brussels marathon - two-and-a-half years after wondering whether or not he'd be able to walk again.
English marathon athlete Paula Radcliffe talks to Euronews about Eliud Kipchoge and his recent world record, as SPORTELMonaco honours French National coach Didier Deschamps with the ''sport legend'' award, presented by Prince Albert of Monaco,
Sebastien Bellin, badly injured in the Brussels airport terror attacks of 2016, is in final training for this month's Brussels marathon.
More than 60 athletes from over 20 nations - and two dogs - braved the elements to run in this weekend's North Pole Marathon
The fourth stage covers a huge 86.2km, with runners having to complete the stage within 35 hours
Morocco's Rachid El Morabity beat his brother Mohamed finishing in 3hr4mins in stage two of the Marathon des Sables
Police arrested the men, who are aged between eighteen and twenty-one, after carrying out searches in the area.
Tensions on the Korean peninsula and a US travel ban on its citizens visiting North Korea, have reduced the number of tourists.
Father and son team defy cerebral palsy to complete marathons
They can eat unlimited sweet treats whilst doing the marathon.
Zhao Jiadong win men’s gold medal in 3 hours 52 minutes and 13 seconds
We look back at some of the biggest stories from around the world over the past seven days
NGO "Free to Run" bringing sports into Afghan womens' lives.
The huge event takes place on Sunday, days after eight people were killed when they were mown down
After the Halloween truck attack in Manhattan, security will be tight during one of the most popular urban running events in the world: the New York City Marathon
Local runner wins after motorcycle blunder.
Olympus Marathon's 14th edition sees male and female runners set new records
More than 2,000 runners from over 60 nations took part in one of the most challenging races in the world on Saturday (20 May), The Great Wall Marathon in China.
Kenyan athlete Eliud Kipchoge has narrowly missed out on his bid to become the first ever person to run a sub-two hour marathon.
Three athletes are gearing up to attempt the impossible and run a marathon in under 2 hours.