Houston Marathon winner Hitomi Niiya vows to break Japanese record

Lengthy-distance runner Hitomi Niiya, who just lately gained the Houston Marathon with the second-fastest time on report for a Japanese girl, pledged Monday to deal with making an attempt to interrupt Mizuki Noguchi’s nationwide report.
Niiya instructed reporters in Tokyo that she is going to attempt to break the report on the Berlin Marathon this September, whereas reiterating she won’t participate in any occasion on the 2024 Paris Olympics.

Hitomi Niiya speaks at a information convention in Tokyo on Jan. 23 after successful the Houston Marathon in Texas on Jan. 15. | KYODO

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