Asbel Kipsang and Bizuayehu Gebireyes win Firenze Marathon 2014

02 Dec 2014 09:05
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Three Kenyan runners took the leading places in the marathon. Asbel Kipsang won the race with a time of 02:09:55, followed by Levy Matebo Omari (02:10:20) and William Kibor (02:15:20).

In the women’s race the victory went to Ethiopia’s Ehite Bizuayehu Gebireyes with a time of 02:31:28. She managed to pull away from two Kenyan runners who took second and third places: Grace Kwamboka Momanyi (02:35:04) and Lucy Wambui Murigi (02:40:02). This is Gebireyes’s 5th consecutive victory in Florence!

8,716 runners finished the race, but unfortunately, the organizers had to report that one participant died during the event.

Marathon Results

Top 10 Men

1 KIPSANG ASBEL KEN 02:09:55
2 OMARI LEVY MATEBO KEN 02:10:20
3 KIBOR WILLIAM KEN 02:15:20
4 CHERKAOUI IAALAMI MAR 02:15:40
5 SIKUKU EMMANUEL KEN 02:16:19
6 BOUFARS HICHAM MAR 02:17:12
7 POTONGOLE ABRAHAM KAKWEHE KEN 02:19:00
8 RICATTI DOMENICO ITA 02:20:01
9 HAMD MOHAMEDNUR ERI 02:20:21
10 MARU DAVID KWEMOI KEN 02:21:28

Top 10 Women

1 GEBIREYES EHITE BIZUAYEHU ETH 02:31:28
2 MOMANYI GRACE KWAMBOKA KEN 02:35:04
3 MURIGI LUCY WAMBUI KEN 02:40:02
4 FREITAG KARIN AUT 02:44:31
5 KARAGEORGAKI VASILIKI GRE 02:57:36
6 FATIMA KORICHI FRA 02:59:26
7 SCHIEFLOE EVA NOR 02:59:52
8 GIARDINO LARA ITA 03:00:05
9 CARDUCCI SARA ITA 03:02:53
10 DE ROSE ROSSELLA ITA 03:02:56

Complete Marathon Results