How Eliud Kipchoge Ran a Sub 2 Hour Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge is the first person ever to run a marathon in under 2 hours. He ran a 1:59:40 in Vienna on 12th October 2019. This video explains some of the details behind this feat and the event.
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  • I literally got the same time but on a 9 mile run, this man is bananas

    AlameAlame48 นาทีที่ผ่านมา
  • Do learning to finger skate

    Forklif 21Forklif 212 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • I dont think comparing a treadmill to ground running is a good idea. the treadmill looks way more brutal then the guys actually running the record pace

    wes olsenwes olsen19 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • What about the people that ran whit him they can beat the record

    Xz6 Xz6Xz6 Xz6วันที่ผ่านมา
    • The pace runners were switched out at regular intervals, It was not the same people the whole way through.

      Adham BadawyAdham Badawy2 ชั่วโมงที่ผ่านมา
  • 2040: marathon runner breaks 1 hour

    Dylan ManDylan Manวันที่ผ่านมา
  • As George Carlin famously said: "If you're White, and over 10, you don't wear a baseball hat backwards."

    John BrownJohn Brownวันที่ผ่านมา
  • What is the name of the background song at the end

    Joey RosJoey Ros2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • That’s crazy, but I did a marathon last week and finished 1:58.23 so I think I’m faster

    Matt DupreMatt Dupre3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • you are crazy

    Marco PoggianiMarco Poggiani3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Tell me you brought in a treadmill just for this video...

    luholeluhole3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The man is running 20km an hour for the whole race! That is MENTAL! That is my flat out absolute fastest sprint on a treadmill, which I can do for about - oh - 15 seconds?

    luholeluhole3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • maybe the trick is to run on your tips rather than on your heels

    Felipe GómezFelipe Gómez3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I'm really confused on why he didn't sprint the last part because he could've got a faster time, and he didn't look like he was gonna die from it

    Brian LingBrian Ling3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why doesn’t any of the other runners get credit

    Zac WilsonZac Wilson3 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The thing is, he’s barely sweating at the end. Truly amazing

    Kaiwen ChenKaiwen Chen4 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Kaiwen Chen i dont think it was hot outside, and he dont have much clothes

      Kewin PalmerKewin Palmer2 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The problem is, you are running wrong.

    XaverderschnitzelfanXaverderschnitzelfan4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • We won't be seeing another sub 2h run for a while because no one with bother with all that gear again and a sub 2 in open competition is several years away. This 1:59:40 is nothing to do with the world record. It's a freaking mind-blowing achievement, it's a big advertising exercise much more than anything else. I hope it gets more people running!

    Martin JowseyMartin Jowsey4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I have a challenge for you and they are that you should try to slip down from a ladder that they do in movies. Good luck

    Alexander MagnussonAlexander Magnusson4 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Big ups Mike Boyd, this video really highlights how much work and how extraordinary Eliud Kipchoge's record is. i didnt understand how amazing this was until i watched this video. well done

    Prince BaniniPrince Banini5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • at 9:34 i was wondering what he was saying in his head. probably something in the area of "I got this, i got this".

    Prince BaniniPrince Banini5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Please use kilometer too, youtube not just for american

    Daffa DappoyDaffa Dappoy5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 100:49:50

    Thomas GilbertThomas Gilbert5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 24:23

    Thomas GilbertThomas Gilbert5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 24:60

    Thomas GilbertThomas Gilbert5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 100:59

    Thomas GilbertThomas Gilbert5 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • running in every black people blood , I am not racist but blacks where travelrs before columbs or vasco dagama

    Thomas LidetuThomas Lidetu6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Wait, sorry if i didn't catch this, did any of his pace keeper get swapped out? Otherwise, didn't they run a sub-2 hour marathon as well?

    Y LOVE Y X&YY LOVE Y X&Y6 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • pace runners got switched out regularly yeah

      Louise StephensonLouise Stephenson5 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Y LOVE Y X&Y are you 30-50 years old?

      Like Mate, Stop Procrastinating xLike Mate, Stop Procrastinating x6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Anyone Know Kipchoge's Official Website (If He Has One)

    KazooFNKazooFN6 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • KazooFN are you 30-50 years old?

      Like Mate, Stop Procrastinating xLike Mate, Stop Procrastinating x6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • babatunde came in strong

    solarkesolarke6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • At 9:30 there is beautiful music

    Hưng ĐặngHưng Đặng7 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Hưng Đặng your profile photo but I wanted to make sure to ask you something and no I don’t know the music.

      Like Mate, Stop Procrastinating xLike Mate, Stop Procrastinating x5 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Like Mate, Stop Procrastinating x wow how do you know? Btw do you know the music?

      Hưng ĐặngHưng Đặng5 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Hưng Đặng are you 30-50 years old?

      Like Mate, Stop Procrastinating xLike Mate, Stop Procrastinating x6 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Felt bad for your heel and knee hahahah

    Bon BernalBon Bernal7 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Eliud would be realy good supporting his friends in a marathon running before them

    UigsUigs8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Unlike this feat (which is astonishing) the 4 minute mile was done under real life conditions. doing this in an official Marathon event is a whole other story, achievable, I think so. Still I am glad I am alive to see a milestone in history like this and by the person who deserved achieving it the most.

    Ben TaylorBen Taylor8 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Looks like the pacemakers could've gone sun hours.

    Paul FolanPaul Folan9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I would like to see a blood screening, just curious...

    JackJack9 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • He did not break the record as a normal runner. This was set up and staged a bit like the fastest claim on a bike was done whilst riding behind a wind break. One day a Runner will break the 2 hour barrier in a natural way and not a set up fake run like this. When the 2 hour mark is broken by a runner who just runs in a normal race mode then that Runner will be given the title of The First Man to Break the 2 Hour Mark.

    Phil OsopherPhil Osopher10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I cant stop watching this video. Incredible ☺

    Fábio MonteiroFábio Monteiro10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Ok but let’s not forget the people right behind him at the finish line!!! I know he was first but I think they bet the 2 hours also so let’s give them some credit!!!!🤗👍🙏🏼

    Ba Ba BarbieBa Ba Barbie10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • This is awesome. How can 1900 people dislike this video?

    crimdellcrimdell11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Were those blokes running with him swapping out? or did they just do the whole thing with him and then let him take it?

    khillkhill11 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Fábio Monteiro oh thanks, I don't know how I missed that.

      khillkhill10 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • 7:40 your answer

      Fábio MonteiroFábio Monteiro10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • 2 hours: I am inevitable Eliud: I am Eliud Kipchoge

    Shinta KikuchiShinta Kikuchi11 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Learn how to write with you’re none dominant hand

    Black African GuyBlack African Guy12 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Heaven cuz it’s a skill...... duh

      Black African GuyBlack African Guy10 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Why?

      HeavenHeaven10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • What about the other guys running with him? Didn't they all make it under 2 hours??

    CellarPhantomCellarPhantom12 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • @Fábio Monteiro Aha! Thank you! :) Missed that change part, but it totally makes sense.

      CellarPhantomCellarPhantom10 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • 7:40

      Fábio MonteiroFábio Monteiro10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • He may as well have been towed around with a rope

    Fran eFran e12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Doped to the max. What a joke. He is so doped up he was not even winded at the end.

    Sills71Sills7112 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Pathetic......nobody needs people like you

      JustinJustin12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • You need to improve your running technique... XD

    Pablo Gerardo Garcia PerusinaPablo Gerardo Garcia Perusina13 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • "Kipchoge practically sprinted at a 4:26 per hour" So, he was jogging at an average of 4:34 miles per hour?

    alaa Ilayanalaa Ilayan13 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • Yes it is. And to keep that pace for 2 hours is just amazing.

      Jackie SigaJackie Siga10 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • M'aiq knows much, and tells some. M'aiq knows many things others do not...

    AstaAsta14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I just noticed mikes left eye is higher than his left and it bothering me

    What up yoWhat up yo14 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • I’m sorry whoever it reading this but mikes right eye is higher than his left

    What up yoWhat up yo14 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • I hate you

      JustinJustin12 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Am I the only one who thinks Kipchoge was most likely juiced up? As it was an 'unofficial' one man race, meaning that using douping did not harm other competitors' placing, I think it seems very unlikely that in a 'must succeed' event such as this, his sponsors would not have used the finest drugs on him. Until someone runs a sub 2 hrs marathon in an official race, the milestone remains to be unbroken

    Squall17xSquall17x15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Is he human wow wow...ur amazing sir..!!

    Aman JacobAman Jacob15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • literally could have went 1:58 easy without all the pre-celebration, lol. btw I rode my bike the other 15miles average pace 5:15 a mile and i was hurting...

    Dajo ScoDajo Sco15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • His heart rate when he finished was probably like 85 lol

    scubascuba15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Kipchoges the Man... but got used by the media, this what he wore when the Wind blockers were outta pace?

    esugaresugar15 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Thank you

    JOSE Marcos BecerraJOSE Marcos Becerra16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • By running fast. Youre welcome

    RusticRustic16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Why does people keep using hold my bear what if i told you i actually used it in a bar while fighting

    Itnu ZoItnu Zo16 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Heroic

    agetori77agetori7716 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • He must has a good trick

    Suii ツSuii ツ17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Such a great video!! Love from kenya 🇰🇪

    Cynthia KendiCynthia Kendi17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • he's got a lot more in him for sure. well done champ!

    wallacetfwallacetf18 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Bruh what if the people beside him over took him and won

    Curry MuncherCurry Muncher18 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • ocean man thanks for telling me

      Curry MuncherCurry Muncher16 วันที่ผ่านมา
    • They dont run the whole thing. They couldn't at kip's pace.

      Tee WadeTee Wade17 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Was tom crawford involved in this?

    NukeMLNukeML19 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Thanks for this. It’s a fantastic video and on a professional level I only see from productions with god knows how a big a budget! Well done!

    Davor L.Davor L.20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Proudly Kenyan

    Pauline MbithiPauline Mbithi20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • The man, the myth, the legend!

    criscris20 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • @9:55 what's the song?

    spbxlspbxl22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Brilliantly put together video. Extremely well made and very enjoyable! Well done Mike 👌

    MichaelMichael22 วันที่ผ่านมา
  • Come to Kenya we break more than records...we break the internet with memes

    avakin DeliriousDaveavakin DeliriousDave23 วันที่ผ่านมา
How Eliud Kipchoge Ran a Sub 2 Hour Marathon