Results: Biwott beats some of the best in Bogota

29 Jul 2015 05:05
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Credit : Gustavo Petro Urrego

Stanley Biwott (1:03:15) bested thousands including many of the world’s top runners over the weekend to win the 16th annual Media Maraton de Bogota in Columbia.
Tadesse Tola was the only other runner to come in under an hour and five minutes, finishing second with a time of 1:04:49.
Coming in third for a third year in a row, Kimutai Kiplimo crossed the finish line at 1:05:14.
In the women’s race, the top three places were decided by 11 seconds, with Amane Gobena (1:13:44) beating out Shure Demise (1:13:47).
Gobena finished third in 2013.
Sharon Cherop came in just a few seconds later at 1:13:55.

Top 10 Men

1 Stanley BIWOTT KEN 1:03:15
2 Tadesse TOLA ETH 1:04:49
3 Kimutai KIPLIMO KEN 1:05:14
4 Tsegaye MEKONNEN ETH 1:05:58
5 Javier GUARIN COL 1:06:08
6 Dominic MIBEI KEN 1:06:11
7 Migel ALMACHI ECU 1:06:25
8 El Hassane Ben LKHAINOUCH FRA 1:07:39
9 Jianpierre CASTRO PER 1:07:55
10 Charles NDIRANGU KEN 1:08:06

Top 8 Women

1 Amane GOBENA ETH 1:13:44
2 Shure DEMISE ETH 1:13:47
3 Sharon CHEROP KEN 1:13:55
4 Guteni SHONE ETH 1:15:29
5 Janet CHEROBON-BWAWCON USA 1:16:10
6 Clara CANCHANYA PER 1:16:43
7 Kellys ARIAS COL 1:16:46
8 Mirriam WANGARI KEN 1:16:57

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