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Coming in hot for 2022 πŸ”₯ 59 days to #WorldRaceWalking πŸ‡΄πŸ‡² 73 days to #WorldIndoorChamps πŸ‡·πŸ‡Έ 192 days to #WorldAthleticsChamps πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ 209 days to #WorldAthleticsU20 πŸ‡¨πŸ‡΄ 313 days to #WorldHalfMarathon πŸ‡¨πŸ‡³ Save the dates πŸ‘‡
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Houston, we have records πŸš€ @KeiraDAmato πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ and @sarahall3 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ respectively break American marathon and half marathon records, while Vicoty Chepngeno πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ sets a North American all-comers’ half marathon record on a busy morning of road race action πŸ‘‡
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Down goes the American record! @SaraHall3 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ runs 1:07:15 at Aramco Houston Half Marathon to break @MollyHuddle’s πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ American record of 1:07:25 that she had set on the same course in 2018.
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Couple goals πŸ’« Both the women's and men's US half marathon records now belong to wife and husband @SaraHall3 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ (1:07:15, 2022) and @ryanhall3 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ (59:43, 2007). And both times were set at the Aramco Houston Half Marathon!
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✌️ 2:19:12 ✌️ @KeiraDAmato πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ runs 2:19:12 to win the @HoustonMarathon and to break the American record that had stood to @DeenaKastor πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ since 2006!
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There comes a point each January where early season performances make people sit up and take notice. For 2022, that point just happened with @Ken_AYE_ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ and @TexasTechTF's @sprintertj πŸ‡§πŸ‡Έ and @UsoroRuth5 πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬ getting their seasons off to a strong start πŸ‘‡
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The home of distance champions πŸ†πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ Many athletes from around the world have tried to tap into the secrets of Kenya’s success in churning out so many global medallists and world record-breakers. The truth is, there is no one single reason πŸ‘‡
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Official: world 200m champion @LylesNoah πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ, world indoor bronze medallist @ronnie_baker14 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ, and world U20 record-holder @ErriyonK πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ to compete in the @NBIndoorGP 60m. The #WorldIndoorTour Gold meeting will take place on 6 February πŸ‘‡
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Official: @ElliotLeviGiles πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ and @aandreaskramer πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡ͺ to clash over 800m at the INIT @INDOOR_MEETING in Karlsruhe. The #WorldIndoorTour Gold meeting will take place on 28 January πŸ‘‡
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World Athletics launches 'Road to Oregon' πŸ’« An online tool to help athletes, fans and media track the qualification process for the #WorldAthleticsChamps in @WCHOregon22 πŸ‘‡
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Houston, we have a lift off πŸš€ Askale Merachi πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Ή and Kelkile Gezahegn πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Ή to defend their titles at the 50th Chevron @HoustonMarathon, while Vicoty Chepngeno πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ and Shadrack Korir πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ lead the entries for the Aramco Houston Half Marathon πŸ‘‡
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World Athletics Heritage Plaque gets awarded to the Cross Internacional Juan Muguerza in Elgoibar, Spain. The #WorldCrossCountry meeting has been a landmark for the sport for nearly 80 years πŸ‘‡
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Official: two-time Olympic medallist @ItsGabrielleT πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ to headline the @MillroseGames 60m field. The #WorldIndoorTour Gold meeting will take place on 29 January πŸ‘‡
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All eyes on @udodii πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬ this weekend when he competes in his first race of the season. Now running for @StanfordXCTF, the #WorldAthleticsU20 champion in the 200m has high ambitions for 2022 πŸ‘‡
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200 days to go until the #WorldAthleticsU20 Championships in Cali, Colombia πŸŽ†πŸ‡¨πŸ‡΄ To celebrate, we look back at the top 10 moments from the last edition of the Championships in Nairobi, Kenya πŸ‘‡
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πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Ή @KenenisaBekele πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Ή Lelisa Desisa πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ Titus Ekiru πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ Lawrence Cherono πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ Benson Kipruto πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ @GKamworor πŸ‡―πŸ‡΅ @kawauchi2019 πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ @scottfaubs The @bostonmarathon announces their fastest ever men’s field πŸ‘‡
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Official: world indoor record-holder @Flaamingoo_ πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ and world indoor champion @andrew_pozzi πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ to compete in the 60m hurdles at the #MullerIndoorGP in Birmingham. The #WorldIndoorTour Gold meeting will take place on 19 February πŸ‘‡
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Walk this way! There’s only 5⃣0⃣ days until the #WorldRaceWalking Team Championships in Muscat, Oman πŸ‡΄πŸ‡² πŸ—žοΈ buff.ly/3FsARpk
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2016 πŸ₯‡ 2020 πŸ₯‡ 2024 ❓ @EliudKipchoge πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ announces that he will go for an Olympic three-peat at @Paris2024. Will the 🐐 make it?
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