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Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

9 Apr 2019
Organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon say foreign athletes wishing to feature in the event next year will pay $100 (about N36,000), while those in Nigeria will part with the sum of N5,000.
9 Feb 2019
For years, Nigerian athletes had been taking the back seat, leaving their foreign counterparts to take the glory in marathon races staged in the country.
8 Feb 2019
A South African runner, Cindy Nkomo has described her participation at the 4th Access Bank Lagos City marathon as ‘best experience.’
7 Feb 2019
Organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon have declared that the event has benefited many Nigerian athletes than other road races in the country. The fourth edition of the race took place last weekend with an Ethiopian emerging winner of the men’s 42km race for the first time since 2016. The Kenyans had dominated…
5 Feb 2019
Some Nigerian athletes, who participated in the 42km and 10km races at the just concluded 2019 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon feel the organisers...
3 Feb 2019
The East Africans yesterday continued their dominance of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon with Ethiopia’s Sintayehu Legese winning the top prize of $50,000 in 2:17:24, while the defending champion, Kenya’s Joshua Kiprotich .....
2 Feb 2019
Stakeholders in the health sector have called on the Nigerian government and the private sector to harness innovative ways of curbing the spread of HIV and AIDS. These stakeholders, who identified solutions to the spread of HIV and AIDS, spoke at the free testing and counselling programme for athletes in the 'Access Bank Marathon' at…
2 Feb 2019
The Marathon is the king of all races. It is a game of life played on the roads of a city. 
2 Feb 2019
With all set for the 2019 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon today, multi-platform broadcast network, Kwesé, says it will provide live coverage of the event from 6 – 10 am.
23 Jan 2019
Runners from all walks of life, as well as important personalities from within and outside the sports industry yesterday gathered at the Molade Okoya...
16 Jan 2019
Despite the array of stars lined up for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, which will hold on February 2, the President/CEO of Bunu Bunu Culture and Sporting Company Limited, Izuchukwu Udegbunam has predicted that Kenyan marathoner, Kiboss Ronny Kipkoech will emerge champion. Bunu Bunu Culture and Sporting Company Limited are managers of Kipkoech and…
14 Jan 2019
More high profile runners have entered for this year’s Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, which will hold on February 2. To show the race’s growing interest across...


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