Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge  setting a new world record when winning the Berlin Marathon on September 16th, 2018. Photograph:  Getty Images

Enough already. Nowhere does the objective meet the subjective with greater fear or envy than at the annual sporting awards, and everyone keeps saying(...)

Eliud Kipchoge smashed the marathon world record in Berlin. Photograph: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

At his training camp in Kenya, where Eliud Kipchoge takes his turn to clean out the toilets and draw water from the nearby well, his fellow athletes c(...)

A panoramic view of the Berlin Marathon on Sunday Photograph: Michael Dadder/Reuters

Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge staved off a surprise challenge from Ethiopian debutant Guye Adola to win an enthralling Berlin marathon on Sunday, b(...)

Ethiopian long distance runner, Lelisa Desisa, takes part in a practice session on the outskirts of Addis Ababa. Photograph: Getty Images

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A young girl on her way to school runs ahead of a group of elite runners out for a morning workout at Kaptagat in Eldoret town. Photograph: Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty

The rain has ended, the low clouds are clearing and the wet rust-coloured earth of the track shines in the sharp, angled sun. Justin Kipchumba is walk(...)

Wilson Kipsang of Kenya crosses the finish line behind a disrupter at the 40th Berlin Marathon, setting a new world record of 2:03.23. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/Reuters

Wilson Kipsang of Kenya set a new world record as he powered to victory in Sunday’s Berlin Marathon.Kipsang finished in a time of two hours three minu(...)