Results 2016: Great North Run

12 Sep 2016 15:02
Jean-Loup Fenaux
News Results
Great North Run: Mo Farah wins for record third year in a row
Credit : BBC NEWS AUDIO

Mo Farah made history by winning the Great North run for the third time in a row. He crossed the finish line at 01:00:04, finishing 8 seconds ahead of Dathan Ritzenhein. Emmanuel Bett (01:01:22) made notched third place.

In the women’s race, Vivian Cheruiyot finished first in 01:07:54 . Priscah Jeptoo earned runner-up honors with a time of 01:07:55Finishing third was Tirunesh Dibaba (01:08:04).

Top 5 Men

1 Mo Farah 01:00:04
2 Dathan Ritzenhein 01:00:12
3 Emmanuel Bett 01:01:22
4 Bashir Abdi 01:02:03
5 Duncan Maiyo 01:02:06

Top 5 Women

1 Vivian Cheruiyot 01:07:54
2 Priscah Jeptoo 01:07:55
3 Tirunesh Dibaba 01:08:04
4 Joyce Chepkirui 01:09:57
5 Eloise Wellings 01:11:27

Complete results

The next edition of the Great North Run will be on September 10, 2017.