Kenya’s Sharon Cherop emerged as the first female athlete to finish the 42km race at the 2020 Lagos City Marathon. Her compatriot, David Barmasai, earlier emerged winner of the male category of the 2020 Lagos City Marathon. The 42km race commenced from National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos and ended...
An Ethiopian national, Sintayehu Legese, has won the 2019 Lagos City Marathon.
The victory has earned Lagese the $50 prize slated for the winner of the tournament.....
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Athletes at the 2018 Lagos State marathon. Lagos State government today, played host the third edition of the Access Bank marathon. The full marathon which is 42 kilometres, started at 6.30am at the National Stadium, Surulere, and ended at Eko Atlantic City, Victoria Island.
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Early yesterday, French athlete Abraham Kiprotich emerged winner of the 2018 Lagos City Marathon.
Below are photos of some Nigerian celebrities who also took part in the annual marathon that’s fast placing Lagos State on a global map.
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Frenchman Abraham Kiprotich has won the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 42km race.
The Kenyan born 32-year-old finished in a time of 2:15:04 and will take home the $50,000 prize money.
Ilya Pam wins the indigenous race with 2hrs 27mins.
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The Nigerian Army contingent at the just concluded Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 2017, has been rewarded with promotions and cash prize of N150,000 each.
The Army team surpassed its performance in the last edition in an event that featured world class marathoners and accomplished...
Abraham Kitpom, winner of the 2016 edition has again emerged champion of the 2017 Lagos City Marathon.
Kitpom also broke his 2016 record by finishing at two hours, 25 minutes, 20 seconds.
Below are the top 10 winners in the male and female categories:
Nigerian girl, 7 years old, Damilola Oluwaseyi surprised everyone at the concluded 2017 Lagos city marathon as she crossed the finish line.
Oluwaseyi who started the race in Lekki, shocked spectators as she finished the race at the Eko Atlantic city.
She was received with a wondrous applause...
The much anticipated Lagos City Marathon ended with many athletes as Kenya’s athlete, Abraham Kiptom winning the 42.1km race for the second time.
A total of 100, 000 athletes from 27 countries including Nigeria participated in the second edition of Access Bank Lagos marathon which is currently...
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At least 100,000 athletes from 27 countries, including Nigeria, will take part in today’s marathon race in Lagos.
The sports contest, now in its second edition and sponsored by Access Bank Plc., will take place between 7am and 2pm with participants running through major routes across the...
Lagos State Government, yesterday, announced restriction of vehicular movement in the major highways earmarked for the February 11 International Marathon scheduled to start by 6am at National Stadium, Surulere and terminate at the Eko Atlantic City.
In addition to this, General Manager of...
Abraham Kiptom of Kenya on Saturday emerged the winner of the maiden edition of the 2016 Access Bank Lagos city Marathon. He clinched the prize with a two hours, 16 minutes and 21 seconds time.
The Kenyan will go home with a whopping $50, 000 for winning the tournament.
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The Lagos State Government has affirmed its readiness to host over 20,000 Local and International Marathoners in the forth coming Access Lagos City Marathon race scheduled to come up tomorrow, February 6, 2016.
Here are 6 Important things you need to know about the event:
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