Bernard Koech

Rookie Ono Shuts Down Toyota Threat to Give Asahi Kasei Fourth-Straight New Year Ekiden National Title – Running Fitness Article

Rookie Ono Shuts Down Toyota Threat to Give Asahi Kasei Fourth-Straight New Year Ekiden National Title Strong over the second half, it came down to an untried rookie just promoted up from the B-team to seal up the old-school Asahi Kasei team’s fourth-straight New Year Ekiden corporate men’s national championships title. Asahi Kasei was always there, 2nd on the opening stage thanks to a good run from leading man Keijiro Mogi, Kenyan Abraham Kapsis Kipyatich moving them up to 1st…

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Nabeshima and Tamura Win 10000 m National Titles, Ndiku Runs 10000 m World-Leader, Okada Breaks 5000 m RW NR – Running Fitness Article

Four hours after a collective sigh of relief 17,000-strong as Yuki Koike‘s successful handoff to Yoshihide Kiryu brought the Golden Grand Prix Osaka meet to a close with a world-leading 38.00 win for the Japanese men’s 4×100 m relay team, the acton continued at Osaka’s Nagai Stadium with the women’s and men’s 10000 m National Championships. Held six weeks out from the rest of the National Championships this year to try to maximize performances and world rankings points in both…

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