Kipchoge to attempt sub-two hour marathon in Vienna in October

FILE PHOTO: Athletics - Eliud Kipchoge reveals plans to break two hour marathon record - Iffley Road Sports Centre, Oxford, Britain May 6, 2019 - Picture taken April 30, 2019 Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge speaks to the media REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

(Reuters) – Kenyan world record holder Eliud Kipchoge’s second attempt to break the two-hour barrier for the marathon will take place in Vienna on Oct. 12 this year, event organisers INEOS said on Thursday. The 2016 Olympics marathon gold medallist lowered the legal world record by an astonishing 78 seconds when posting 2:01.39 in Berlin […]

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