The more effort they invest, the better the performance
All it takes is having well trained resident coaches. A few years ago this was not possible. It is a different story today when sports is well funded
The record for that distance was set in 1983 by a Czech runner Jarmila Kratochvilova, who has long been dogged by accusations of doping.
The fastest non-Kenyan was Singaporean runner Soh Rui Yong, lagging far behind the winner, with a time of two hours, 41 minutes and 49 seconds.
MTN Marathon 2018
Team captain Timothy Toroitich was confident saying his team is capable of setting a record by winning medals.
Here is a list of the last 10 men's world records for the marathon.
It was the largest single improvement on the marathon world record since Derek Clayton improved the mark by 2:23 in 1967.
Diack was head of the governing body of global athletics from 1999 until his arrest in France in 2015.
He shifted his training from Namboole stadium to Uganda Christian University’s murram track.
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