Marathon

Global Cup - Marathon

2023

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Ethiopia 600 36.6
2 Kenya 594 36.3
3 Netherlands 75 4.6
4 Israel 66 4.0
5 United States 63 3.8
6 Tanzania 42 2.6
7 Uganda 42 2.6
8 Belgium 30 1.8 1
9 Morocco 30 1.8 -1
10 Japan 24 1.5

2022

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Kenya 714 43.6
2 Ethiopia 555 33.9
3 United States 96 5.9
4 Japan 87 5.3 2
5 Israel 42 2.6 3
6 Belgium 36 2.2
7 Tanzania 21 1.3
8 Netherlands 18 1.1 -1
9 Morocco 18 1.1 -5
10 Canada 15 0.9

2021

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Kenya 450 38.5 1
2 Ethiopia 420 35.9 -1
3 United States 186 15.9 1
4 Morocco 24 2.1
5 Italy 18 1.5
6 Japan 15 1.3 2
7 Namibia 12 1.0
8 Israel 12 1.0 -3
9 Netherlands 12 1.0
10 Great Britain 9 0.8

2020

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Ethiopia 312 44.4
2 Kenya 180 25.6
3 Uganda 45 6.4
4 United States 33 4.7 -1
5 Israel 30 4.3
6 Belgium 24 3.4 2
7 Germany 24 3.4 7
8 Japan 18 2.6 -4
9 South Africa 12 1.7 4
10 Brunei 12 1.7

2019

Top Positions Points % Chg
1 Ethiopia 636 38.8 1
2 Kenya 621 37.9 -1
3 United States 141 8.6
4 Japan 45 2.7
5 Bahrain 30 1.8 3
6 Great Britain 30 1.8 -1
7 Australia 21 1.3 4
8 Belgium 18 1.1
9 Eritrea 18 1.1 -3
10 Namibia 18 1.1

Per Capita Cup - Marathon

2023

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Kenya 83670
2 Israel 132713
3 Ethiopia 157253
4 Netherlands 228853
5 Belgium 379032
6 Uganda 896995
7 Morocco 1148867
8 Canada 3057600
9 Australia 4114550
10 United States 5173857

2022

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Kenya 69608
2 Ethiopia 170004
3 Israel 208550
4 Belgium 315860
5 Netherlands 953556 -1
6 Japan 1455977 4
7 Romania 1636500
8 Canada 2446080
9 United States 3395344 -3
10 Australia 8229100

2021

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Kenya 110444
2 Ethiopia 224648
3 Israel 729923
4 Netherlands 1430333
5 Morocco 1436083
6 United States 1752435 1
7 Italy 3362515
8 Poland 6405499
9 Great Britain 7294222
10 Japan 8444667 -5

2020

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Kenya 276110 1
2 Ethiopia 302410 1
3 Belgium 473790 2
4 Germany 3450000 10
5 Japan 7037222 5
6 Australia 8229100 1
7 United States 9877364 2
8 France 22378333

2019

Top Positions People Per Point Chg
1 Bahrain 48373
2 Kenya 80032 -1
3 Ethiopia 148352 -1
4 Ireland 396498
5 Belgium 631720
6 Belarus 791292
7 Australia 1175586 2
8 Great Britain 2188267 -3
9 United States 2311723 -5
10 Japan 2814889 -7

Marathon Tournaments

New York Marathon 5 Nov 2023
Chicago Marathon 8 Oct 2023
Berlin Marathon 24 Sep 2023
Athletics: World Champi... 27 Aug 2023
London Marathon 23 Apr 2023
Boston Marathon 17 Apr 2023
Tokyo Marathon 5 Mar 2023
New York Marathon 6 Nov 2022
Chicago Marathon 9 Oct 2022
London Marathon 2 Oct 2022
Berlin Marathon 25 Sep 2022
Athletics: World Champi... 24 Jul 2022
Boston Marathon 18 Apr 2022

Tokyo Marathon 6 Mar 2022
New York Marathon 7 Nov 2021
Boston Marathon 11 Oct 2021
Chicago Marathon 10 Oct 2021
London Marathon 3 Oct 2021
Berlin Marathon 26 Sep 2021
London Marathon 4 Nov 2020
Half Marathon World Cha... 17 Oct 2020
Tokyo Marathon 1 Mar 2020
New York Marathon 3 Nov 2019
Chicago Marathon 13 Oct 2019
Athletics: World Champi... 6 Oct 2019
Berlin Marathon 29 Sep 2019
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