Eliud Kipchoge 2:01:39 World Record Race Map

As the 2019 edition of the Berlin Marathon rolls up, check out this rewind: Almost 50 years after Bob Beamon extended the long jump World Record by 21¾ inches, Eliud Kipchoge produced a Beamonesque effort on the streets of Berlin (September 16, 2018), taking 78 seconds off Dennis Kimetto’s 2014 World Record to clock a spectacular 2:01:39.

“Professor Marathon,” Sean Hartnett, has drawn up a map of the Kenyan great’s run, forwarding to T&FN as a New Year’s contribution, and it is chock full of illuminating details.

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