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Association of International Marathons and Distance Races

The home of world running™

AIMS is a member-based organization of more than 400 of the world’s leading distance races, from over 100 countries and territories. Our objectives are:

  • to foster and promote distance running throughout the world.
  • to work with the International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF) on all matters relating to international road races
  • to exchange information, knowledge and expertise among members of the association

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22nd World Congress of AIMS

The next World Congress of AIMS will be held in Tallinn (EST) from 6–8 September 2018. Read more at: www.aimsworldcongress2018.ee/en/welcome

Registrations can be made online at: https://www.jooks.ee/AIMS18/?id=1


Race date for Swissalpine Irontrail (SUI) changed

Swissalpine Irontrail date change

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Race date for Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon (SIN) changed

Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon date change

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Race date for International Asunción Marathon (PAR) changed

Int’l Asunción Marathon date change

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Race date for Bengaluru Midnight Marathon (IND) changed

Bengaluru Midnight Marathon date change

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Race date for Bangsaen21 Half Marathon (THA) changed

Bangsaen21 Half Marathon date change

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Day Zero and Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Cape Town event’s statement pledges to conserve water

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Latest race results

eDreams Mitja Marató de Barcelona, Spain

Sun 11 February 2018

41.3851 2.1734
Half marathon
1 Mule WASIHUN ETH 59:44
2 Julien WANDERS SWI 1:00:09
3 Moses KURONG UGA 1:00:10
4 Abadallah MANDE UGA 1:00:18
5 Leonard LANGAT KEN 1:00:20
1 Tejitu DABA ETH 1:08:36
2 Dibabe KUMA ETH 1:08:37
3 Salome NYIRARUKUNDO RWA 1:08:46
4 Mimi BELETE BAH 1:09:26
5 Failuna MATANGA TAN 1:09:36

Hawassa Half Marathon, Ethiopia

Sun 11 February 2018

7.05037 38.4955
Half marathon
1 Sisay YAZEW XXX 1:03:12
2 Negatu GETENET XXX 1:03:14
3 Habtamu ASSEFA XXX 1:03:38
4 Getachew KENE XXX 1:04:04
5 Aschenaki ASSEFA XXX 1:04:11
1 Gete ALEMAYEHU XXX 1:19:34
2 Buzunesh LEMMA XXX 1:19:37
3 Zewdnesh AYELE XXX 1:19:48
4 Gete MINDAYE XXX 1:19:50
5 Samrawit NEGA XXX 1:19:53

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Distance Running

Official magazine of AIMS and IAAF

Cover of 2018 Edition 1

Latest issue:
2018 Edition 1

Cover: Thessaloniki Night Half Marathon, Greece