Eliud Kipchoge: Kenyan runner makes history by becoming the first person ever to finish a marathon in under two hours
Saturday, 12 October 2019 () Eliud Kipchoge has cemented his place in the history books by becoming the first runner ever to finish a marathon in under two hours. The 34-year-old Kenyan completed the course in Vienna, Austria, in an incredible one hour, 59 minutes and 40 seconds to break the mythical barrier. Kipchoge was racing alone but assisted by […]
Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge made athletics history on Saturday when he became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours, stretching the limits of human endeavor and passing a milestone few thought could be reached for decades if at all. Francesca Lynagh reports.