Results 2019: New World Record at the Copenhagen Half Marathon

15 Sep 2019 16:41
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Credit : cphhalf

Geoffrey Kamworor grinded past more than 22779 runners to win in 00:58:01, establishing the new world record for the distance. He bested Benard Kipkorir Ngeno who crossed the finish line une minute 15 secondes behind him. The third place went to Berehanu Wendemu Tsegu with a time of 00:59:22

For the women, it was Birhane Dibaba Adugna who took the top spot in 01:05:57 . Evaline Chirchir earned runner-up honours with a time of 01:06:22. Finishing third was Dorcas Jepchirchir Tuitoek (01:06:36).

Top 5 Men

1 Geoffrey Kamworor KEN 00:58:01
2 Benard Kipkorir Ngeno KEN 00:59:16
3 Berehanu Wendemu Tsegu ETH 00:59:22
4 Edwin Kiprop Kiptoo KEN 00:59:27
5 Amos Kurgat KEN 00:59:37

Top 5 Women

1 Birhane Dibaba Adugna ETH 01:05:57
2 Evaline Chirchir KEN 01:06:22
3 Dorcas Jepchirchir Tuitoek KEN 01:06:36
4 Megertu Alemu Kebede ETH 01:06:43
5 Brillian Jepkorir Kipkoech KEN 01:07:12

Complete results

The next race of the Copenhagen Half Marathon will be on September 13, 2020.