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.
|2||OMARI LEVY MATEBO||KEN||02:10:20|
|7||POTONGOLE ABRAHAM KAKWEHE||KEN||02:19:00|
|10||MARU DAVID KWEMOI||KEN||02:21:28|
|1||GEBIREYES EHITE BIZUAYEHU||ETH||02:31:28|
|2||MOMANYI GRACE KWAMBOKA||KEN||02:35:04|
|3||MURIGI LUCY WAMBUI||KEN||02:40:02|
|10||DE ROSE ROSSELLA||ITA||03:02:56|