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Monday 7 Mar, 16

Last year's Blackmores Sydney Marathon Champion Hisanori Kitajima yesterday was the first Japanese athlete taking 2nd place overall at the Lake Biwa Marathon. 

He ran 2 hours, nine minutes and sixteen seconds, a 3min PB, earning himself a place in Japan's prestigious Olympic marathon team.

Sunday 20 Sep, 15

Japan and Kenya share victory at the
BLACKMORES SYDNEY MARATHON 2015

KURT FEARNLEY CLAIMS 11TH WHEELCHAIR TITLE
Up to 32,000 CROSS SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE ON FOUR COURSES

Saturday 19 Sep, 15

Due to the inclement weather non-collected Race Kits must now be picked up from Bradfield Park, Milsons Point. Please allow up to an hour prior to your Race Start, for collections, to avoid delays.

For ease of identification please bring your confirmation email or show your BIB number notification SMS (sent the week prior to the Expo opening).

If you cannot find your BIB number please contact info@sydneyrunningfestival.com.au or show your ID to Event staff at the Registration Desk so we can look up your BIB number.

Saturday 19 Sep, 15

You can catch all the live action of the spectacular Blackmores Sydney Marathon, as part of the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival on Network Ten and online at http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/blackmoreslive from 7.00am until 10.30am, Sunday 20 September.

Friday 30 Jan, 15

The competition plans for Australia’s best runners may today become a little clearer, with Athletics Australia confirming the dates and locations of a series of road running championships for 2015.

Set to launch with the 2015 Australian Road Running Championships on Saturday 2 May, the calendar also confirms Sunday 20 September and Sunday 11 October as the dates of the 2015 Australian Marathon Championships and the 2015 Australian Half Marathon Championships respectively.

Friday 30 Jan, 15

“It’s great that the Blackmores Sydney Marathon has been awarded the Australian Marathon Championships in 2015. The Blackmores Sydney Marathon has recently been awarded the IAAF Marathon Silver Label and in 2015 we expect to be recognised as an IAAF Marathon Gold Label event, thus providing Australian marathon runners the opportunity of competing against some of the best marathon runners in the world.

Friday 12 Dec, 14

Blackmores Sydney Marathon Awarded IAAF Road Race Gold Label Status
sydneyrunningfestival.com.au
20 September 2015

The Blackmores Sydney Marathon, part of the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival, has been awarded the prestigious top honour of the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Road Race Gold Label status - recognising the event alongside household names of marathons such as London, Boston and New York.

Sunday 21 Sep, 14

ETHIOPIAN ATHLETES DOMINATE BLACKMORES SYDNEY MARATHON 2014. WOMEN’S WINNER SMASHES OWN RECORD TIME WITH BACK TO BACK TITLES. KURT FEARNLEY CLAIMS 10TH WHEELCHAIR TITLE. MORE THAN 34,000 CROSS SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE ON FOUR COURSES.

Sunday 21 Sep, 14

RESULTS – BLACKMORES SYDNEY HALF MARATHON. SYDNEY’S BRAD MILOSEVIC AND JAPAN’S RUKA NAKAMURA CLAIM VICTORY 9:00AM, SYDNEY: Sydney local Brad Milosevic and Japan’s Ruka Nakamura have crossed the line first in the men’s and women’s 2014 Blackmores Half Marathon, both capturing victory in slippery running conditions at the Sydney Opera House this morning.

Thursday 18 Sep, 14

This year’s Blackmores Sydney Marathon will see the fastest field ever assembled for the event ready to tackle Sydney's streets in a bid to smash the course record of 2.11.52 held by Yuki Kawauchi from Japan. 

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