BREAK­ING BAR­RI­ERS

New Straits Times - - Heal -

ELIUD Kip­choge, Zerse­nay Tadese and Lelisa De­sisa made their brave at­tempts to break the two-hour marathon bar­rier for Nike’s Break­ing2 re­cently.

Kip­choge fin­ished with a time of 2:00:25, 2:32 faster than the cur­rent world record and 2:40 bet­ter than his own per­sonal best of 2:03:05. Tadese recorded a time of 2:06:51, beat­ing his per­sonal best by 3:50. De­sisa crossed the line with a time of 2:14:10.

The pow­er­ful jour­ney of the Break­ing2 pro­gramme can be seen in a fea­ture-length doc­u­men­tary pro­duced in part­ner­ship with Na­tional Ge­o­graphic. De­tails at http://news.nike.com/news/break­ing2-re­sults

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