Official publication of the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races
New world record in the men’s marathon: Eliud Kipchoge smashes Dennis Kimetto’s 2014 record by 78 seconds with a new record time of 2:01:39 at the BMW Berlin-Marathon on 16th September
Distance Running 2018 Edition 4 is now available. Competitors at AIMS-affiliated races during the last quarter of 2018 will be able to pick up the magazine free of charge from the race organisers.
The magazine includes:
You can also read or download the entire magazine here:
The entire 2018 Edition 4 (PDF, 26 MB)
*Please note that whilst the calendar and contact details were believed correct at the time of publication, runners should confirm directly with the race organisers prior to booking travel arrangements.
Distance Running is also available free on issuu to read on desktop computers or tablets.
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US runner credited with initiating the original ‘running boom’ of the 1970s
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News from AIMS, WMRA and IAU; Race dates; Race contact details.