How will the first man to run a sub two-hour marathon in a normal race feel, I wonder? Will they be glad that Eliud Kipchoge, with a little help from his friends. broke that landmark time? Or will they feel strangely robbed? Will their moment of foot-racing history become, effectively, a footnote?
Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, who is seeking to run the first sub-two-hour marathon tomorrow in Vienna, has likened his quest to becoming "the first man on the moon".
National Olympic Committee of Kenya secretary general Francis Mutuku has praised marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge, ahead of his attempt to run a sub-two hour marathon in Vienna this weekend.