What to watch
Get ready for the weekend we have all been waiting for!
The organization of the INEOS 1:59 Challenge has announced that the competitive window for Eliud’s sub 2-hour marathon attempt is narrowed down between Saturday till Monday. Currently, Saturday stands as the most likely for the INEOS 1:59 Challenge to take place. In Vienna, Austria Eliud will be surrounded by a team of world class pacers in the hunt to break the limits. INEOS has provided a free live stream on the INEOS 1:59 Youtube channel. Make sure to subscribe and follow the action as it unfolds this weekend!
Sunday: Chicago Marathon
Bashir Abdi is back after breaking the Belgium national record last spring during the London Marathon. The affable Bashir is in good shape and full of confidence. Will he be able to improve on his current PB of 2:07:03?
Sunday: Durban 10km
Stephen Kissa, Precious Mashele, Vincent Kiprotich, Stella Chesang and Evaline Chirchir will all be at the starting line of the Durban 10km in South Africa. Will a teammate follow into Joshua Cheptegei’s footsteps after taking home the 2018 victory in 27:16?