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Marathon defending champions return to New York

...to win again." Chepchumba is one of the most experienced runners in the field, which also includes top Kenyans Catherine Ndereba and Margaret Okayo. Kenya native Lornah Kiplagat also is here, though she is now competing for the Netherlands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/01/oth_387484.shtml
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Kenyans reclaim No. 1 positions

...Christopher Cheboiboch, and Margaret Okayo set a course record for women in beating two-time defending champion Catherine Ndereba. All are from Kenya, whose 10-year winning streak among men was broken last year by Lee Bong-ju of South Korea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/16/oth_338841.shtml
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Radcliffe breaks world record at Chicago Marathon

...windy Chicago Marathon in 2 hours, 17 minutes, 18 seconds was 88 seconds faster than the previous world best set by Catherine Ndereba of Kenya in the same race last year. Ndereba was a distant second on Sunday. "It's rounded off a brilliant year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/14/oth_358443.shtml
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Women take center stage at NYC Marathon

...the New York City Marathon on Sunday. Four of the top 10 marathoners are competing - Kiplagat, Margaret Okayo, Catherine Ndereba and defending champion Joyce Chepchumba. "New York is the best place to be and the best marathon you can race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/02/oth_387848.shtml
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Roba fades as Ndereba wins closest finish

...straight Boston Marathons faded in the last mile. Her bid for second place then failed with her last step. Kenya's Catherine Ndereba already had raised her arms in victory Monday after Roba led for most of the last six miles. But Roba still had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/18/oth_287855.shtml
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Roba ready for Boston Marathon

...she did finish in a virtual tie with runner-up Irina Bogacheva of Kyrgyzstan and only 16 seconds behind winner Catherine Ndereba of Kenya. That cost Roba a chance to be the first runner -- man or woman -- to win Boston four consecutive times...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/14/oth_312824.shtml
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Kenyans sweep Boston marathon

...seconds back. The women's ending wasn't as close but it was still the same: A Kenyan wearing the laurel wreath. Catherine Ndereba, competing in only her third marathon, pulled away in the final mile and became the first Kenyan winner, at 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/18/oth_287865.shtml
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Radcliffe wins NYC Half-Marathon, tests foot

...from Mamitu Daska of Ethiopia, who was second in 1:11:04, at the 7-mile mark after exiting Central Park. Catherine Ndereba of Kenya, who set the course record in 2006, was third in 1:11:56. Defending champion Tadese Tola of Ethiopia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/17/oth_544654.shtml
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Kenyans pull off sweep

...Boston titles, and its women have won three in a row and six of seven. Four of Kenya's women's titles belong to Catherine Ndereba, who was not in the field this year. Defending men's champion Hailu Negussie dropped out just after the halfway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/18/oth_77923.shtml
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Americans hope to end drought

...Lafayette, Colo. - Making his Boston debut. Hailu Negussie, 25, Ethiopia - Fifth in Boston last year WOMEN: Catherine Ndereba, 32, Kenya - The first Kenyan woman to win Boston and a three-time winner (2000, 2001, 2004).Svetlana Zakharova...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/17/oth_450580.shtml
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