Three is the magic number – interviewing Kipsang, Mutai and Makau at the 2013 London marathon

It seems as though every year, the organisers of the London marathon bring together “the greatest field ever assembled” for their race – London is one of the six major marathons and is an iconic race on the bucket list of runners from the very elite all the…

The Adidas AdiZero Adios (and a new love affair)

As I have admitted before I have never really run in Adidas shoes. In the case of Adidas it was a big sulk caused by a bad retail experience, the impression that Adidas shoes are too narrow for my rather wide feet and the fact that with so…

The fastest marathons ever (and where the runners come from)

This list was published on Track and Field News All-Time Marathon Top 10 The all-time men’s marathon top 10, following the Frankfurt Marathon this weekend:             1. 2:03:38 Patrick Makau (Kenya)    25 Sept 11 2. 2:04:42 Wilson Kipsang (Kenya)    30 October 11 3.…