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Results 2020: New Women World Record at the RAK Half Marathon

21 Feb 2020 08:20
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Credit : Vic Sailer

Kibiwott Kandie took top honours by finishing the race in 00:58:58. Coming in second was Alexander Mutiso Munyao (00:59:16). Mule Wasihun Lakew (00:59:47) made notched third place.

In the ladies race, Ababel Yeshaneh Brihane scored victory with a time of 01:04:31, establishing the new world record for the distance. She is followed by Brigid Jepchirchir Kosgei who finished with a time of 01:04:49. The third place went to Rosemary Wanjiru Monicah with a time of 01:05:34.

The women podiumThe world record and the second best performance ever on half marathon are made by @rakhalfmarathon 🔥🔥🔥#RAKHALF2020

— RAK Half Marathon (@rakhalfmarathon) February 21, 2020

Top 5 Men

1 Kibiwott Kandie KEN 00:58:58
2 Alexander Mutiso Munyao KEN 00:59:16
3 Mule Wasihun Lakew ETH 00:59:47
4 Alfred Chelal Barkach KEN 00:59:49
5 Vincent Kibor Raimoi KEN 00:59:51

Top 5 Women

1 Ababel Yeshaneh Brihane ETH 01:04:31
2 Brigid Jepchirchir Kosgei KEN 01:04:49
3 Rosemary Wanjiru Monicah KEN 01:05:34
4 Evaline Chirchir KEN 01:06:01
5 Joan Chelimo Melly KEN 01:06:16

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