François D'Haene and Núria Picas dominated the field to win Japan's Ultra-Trail Mount Fuji 2014

28 Apr 2014 05:45
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Credit : Ultra Trail Mt Fuji

In spite of going off course for a short section in the first third of the race, François D’Haene managed to win the Ultra Trail Mt Fuji in 19:09:03.
His teammate from Salomon Ryan Sands (South Africa) finished second in 20:18:59 and Mike Foote (USA) third in 20:54:16.

Núria Picas (Spain) took the win in the ladies race in 23:27:34, in front of Brazil’s Fernanda Maciel (23:46:24) and France’s Maria Semerjian (27:16:13).

In 2014, 1539 runners have registered for the race that goes around the iconic Mount Fuji. 1422 actually started the race.

Men Top 10

1 François D’Haene France 19:09:13
2 Ryan Sandes South Africa 20:18:59
3 Mike Foote USA 20:54:16
4 Antoine Guillon France 21:29:12
5 Lionel Trivel France 21:32:50
6 Brendan Davies Australia 21:53:57
7 Tetsuaki Nomoto Japan 22:19:52
8 Keita Kobayashi Japan 22:23:10
9 Piotr Hercog Poland 22:44:25
10 Nick Clark USA 23:10:43

Ladies Top 10

1 Núria Picas  Spain 23:27:34
2 Fernanda Maciel  Brazil 23:46:24
3 Maria Semerjian France 27:16:13
4 Nerea Martinez Urruzola Spain 28:05:07
5 Manuela Vilaseca Brazil 28:21:46
6 Luciana Moretti Argentina 04:43:41
7 Shona Stephenson  Australia 29:47:32
8 Yukari Nishida  Japan 29:49:39
9 Kaoru Niwa  Japan 30:46:19
10 Kiyomi Kuroda  Japan 31:26:46