Belgian runners win the 2014 Brussels Marathon

06 Oct 2014 12:05
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Florent Caelen, from Liege is the first Belgian runner to win the Capital city’s marathon since 2008 when Rik Ceulemans won the race. Florent finishes the race in 2:16:31. This is new personal best on the distance. Paul Kiprop from Kenya takes the second place in 2:21:21 and Michael Brandebourg also from Belgium takes the third place in 2:21:34.

In the women’s race it is also a Belgian runner who wins : Louise Deldicque. The runner from Louvain-La-Neuve wins with a time of 2:56:26. Ann Ashworth from South Africa finishes second in 2:57:55 and Kristin Husby from Norway third in 2:59:56.

1 882 runners completed the course.

Marathon results

Top 10 Men

1 CAELEN Florent BEL 02:16:31
2 KIPROP Paul KEN 02:21:21
3 BRANDENBOURG Michael BEL 02:21:34
4 BERTELS Jelle BEL 02:27:23
5 DOUIB Mehdi BEL 02:28:51
6 MELLY Edwin KEN 02:35:17
7 LIMO Jonathan KEN 02:35:25
8 DAVID Ashworth ZAF 02:37:50
9 BYL Jean-Charles BEL 02:39:09
10 BALEMANS Greet BEL 02:40:01

Top 10 Women

1 DELDICQUE Louise BEL 02:56:27
2 ANN Ashworth ZAF 02:57:55
3 HUSBY Kristin NOR 02:59:56
4 CAPPELLE Stephanie BEL 03:09:40
5 SVIRIDOVA Tatiana RUS 03:17:06
6 KEUSTERMANS Heidi BEL 03:17:06
7 SOBRINO Karen ZAF 03:19:22
8 HAGGAR Rachel GBR 03:19:32
9 LENAERTS Silvia BEL 03:20:38
10 KUPARINEN Tiia FIN 03:21:14

Marathon complete Results

Half Marathon results

As for the marathon, Belgian runners topped the podium of the half marathon. Lander van Droogenbroeck for the men (01:08:36) and Alex Tondeur for the women (01:21:58).

7 316 runners finished the half marathon.

Top 10 Men

1 VAN DROOGENBROECK Lander BEL 01:08:36
2 Ã…BERG Marcus SWE 01:10:25
3 DOBBELAERE Steven BEL 01:10:57
4 THEUNIS Gert Hilda BEL 01:11:24
5 NARDOZZA Vincent BEL 01:11:24
6 GUERET Florent BEL 01:12:47
7 HICHAM Midar MAR 01:13:41
8 ASRI Abdessamad MAR 01:13:51
9 MAHIA Sebastien BEL 01:14:05
10 IBANEZ Enrique ESP 01:14:30

Top 10 Women

1 TONDEUR Alex BEL 01:21:58
2 DIANA Bogantes CRI 01:26:32
3 MESSARAT Messy BEL 01:27:26
4 VANOBBERGEN Lies BEL 01:27:29
5 TRIFFAUX Anne BEL 01:27:50
6 CELERIER Margot FRA 01:28:06
7 PALSMA Joanne NLD 01:28:30
8 OPRANDI Michela ITA 01:28:55
9 RICHARD Laura CAN 01:29:19
10 WESTON Karen BEL 01:29:26
GRACIA Isabelle FRA 01:30:15

Half Marathon complete Results