Results : Denver Colfax Marathon

19 May 2015 06:10
Jean-Loup Fenaux
News Results
Credit : Colfax Marathon

Thousands of runners took part in the different races organized during last weekend’s Colfax Marathon.
Next year, the marathon will be held on May 15th 2016.

If you want to learn more about the even, check the interview we published back in 2013 with race director Creigh Kelley : Running a mile high race at the Colfax Marathon

Marathon Results

Ramon Paredes-Becerra, from Mexico, won the marathon with a time of 2:36:13. Andrew Simmons crossed the finish line in 2:44:17 to take the second place. Dan Springborn was third win a time of 2:45:56.

Nicole Chyr was the first woman finish the race after a 3:02:04 run. It is her fourth victory in five years.
About 50 seconds later Laura Eakin followed her to take the second place in 2:02:53. The third place went to Anna Leer in 3:07:56.

Top 10 Men

1 RAMON PAREDES-BECERRA 2:36:13.23
2 ANDREW SIMMONS 2:44:17.29
3 DAN SPRINGBORN 2:45:56.04
4 DANIEL HOLLIGAN 2:47:10.06
5 BRIAN MONTGOMERY 2:47:29.16
6 MICHAEL OLIVA 2:47:47.66
7 ASHTON GRISSOM 2:48:00.73
8 PAUL STEINWEG 2:51:15.80
9 CHRIS GREGORY 2:51:42.77
10 RYAN GULDAN 2:52:05.08

Top 10 Women

1 NICOLE CHYR 3:02:04.39
2 LAURA EAKIN 3:02:53.81
3 ANNA LEER 3:07:56.43
4 BLAIR DONEY 3:08:49.35
5 ANNE STAEHELI 3:12:50.59
6 HOLLY KELLEHER 3:15:23.59
7 AMY LAUGHLIN 3:16:04.12
8 JOHNA IANNITTO 3:22:06.22
9 GABY ACOSTA 3:22:26.91
10 SANDRA CURRIE 03:23:04

Complete Marathon Results

Half Marathon Results

Eritrea’s Hais Welday won the race in 1:06:44, beating the record Patrick Rizzo had set in 2012 by 1 minute and 25 seconds. Rizzo took the second place in 1:09:36 and Alejandro Jimenez the third place in 1:10:36.

Nuta Olaru won the women’s race at 44 with a time of 1:22:46. Kristin Louderback and Kelsey Luoma took the second and third places in respectively 1:24:23 an 1:25:34.

Top 10 Men

1 HAIS WELDAY 1:06:44.46
2 PATRICK RIZZO 1:09:36.45
3 ALEJANDRO JIMENEZ 1:10:36.70
4 MATT HENSLEY 1:12:27.62
5 BOB WEINER 1:14:49.08
6 KEVIN GALLAGHER 1:15:52.04
7 BRIAN CHEEK 1:18:59.38
8 MARC MIDDLEKAUFF 1:19:42.98
9 TOM NORRIS 1:20:21.82
10 BARAK WATSON 1:20:29.87

Top 10 Women

1 NUTA OLARU 1:22:46.15
2 KRISTIN LOUDERBACK 1:24:23.47
3 KELSEY LUOMA 1:25:34.30
4 JESSIE ARELLANO 1:26:38.19
5 IRENE ALTMAN 1:27:44.78
6 SARAH BUNTING LAMOS 1:29:21.30
7 AMY OLDENBURG 1:29:52.11
8 AMY ARMSTRONG 1:29:58.06
9 TAYLOR O’HOLLERAN 1:30:07.31
10 KERRY NEKUDA 1:30:54.76

Complete Half Marathon Results

Urban 10 Miler Results

Top 10 Men

1 FRANK THERRIAN 55:36.03
2 HECTOR CASTANEDA 57:51.41
3 LAWRENCE AVERY 59:59.92
4 LUIS RONQUILLO 1:00:07.95
5 LENNY LARAIO 1:00:48.46
6 CLIFF TONSBERG 1:01:33.74
7 GERALD ROMERO 1:03:25.92
8 BRIAN ERICKSON 1:03:36.01
9 SETH KOSLOWSKI 1:06:13.63
10 RUNNER UNKNOWN 1:06:32.78

Top 10 Women

1 RACHEL DEDEYN 1:09:13.18
2 ANGIE ANDERSON 1:09:24.03
3 REBECCA LARSEN 1:10:51.71
4 MURIEL NORMAN 1:11:38.03
5 JILL HOWARD 1:12:03.07
6 MELISSA MENARD 1:12:57.04
7 TARA MCFARLIN 1:13:27.65
8 VERONIQUE VAN GHEEM 1:15:00.56
9 JANET ROONEY 1:15:26.99
10 JENNIFER FISHER 1:15:33.25

Complete Urban 10 Miler Results

5K Results

Top 10 Men

1 BILL KLIMCZAK 16:51:10
2 BEAUX WOJCIECHOWSKI 17:29:10
3 JOSH PARTRIDGE 17:43:10
4 TERRY GRENWELGE 18:57.80
5 ANDREW PASSMORE 19:00.80
6 TONY HALLAND 19:03:50
7 CORWIN MEICHTRY 19:34:10
8 RENE KILRANE 19:38.90
9 MICHAEL KRIEG 19:55.70
10 MARIO GAUNA 20:09:20

Top 10 Women

1 ALAYNA SZUCH 19:11:10
2 HILLORY DAVIS 19:38.70
3 SOFIA RODRIGUEZ 20:33:20
4 KATHARINE BERNUTH BRENTON 21:03.70
5 RIKI METZGER 21:13:00
6 ANDREA HILL 22:11.90
7 KRISTY MYERS 22:33:10
8 WHITNEY RAWLINGS 23:27.70
9 DOMINIQUE BEAUDIN 23:28:30
10 ELLEN SILVA 23:30:40

Complete 5K Results