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Ironman acquires Auckland Marathon

TAMPA, Fla./AUCKLAND, NZ (May 6, 2014) – IRONMAN today announced that it has acquired New Zealand’s largest road race, the Auckland Marathon. The race, which dates back

Coach Ken Green Talks About Jeffrey Hunt’s 2:11 Race-Making Beppu-Oita Marathon Debut

If Australian Jeffrey Hunt hadn’t been in Sunday’s Beppu-Oita Mainichi Marathon the results would not have been especially surprising or noteworthy. On the surface Hunt’s 2:11:00 3rd place mark may not appear to add much to the equation, but what made him the defining element of this year’s Beppu-Oita was the way he ran the race.

Canberra Marathon Axed as Ownership Stoush Continues

The 2010 Canberra marathon has been scrapped because of a legal dispute over who owns the race. The ACT Government has axed the event because the Cross Country Club and the management company Cundy Spots Marketing (CSM) cannot agree who owns the event.