Results for the 2014 Nykredit Copenhagen Marathon

20 May 2014 03:45
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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2014 Winner -  Julius Mutai
Credit : Copenhagen Marathon

Julius Kiprono Mutai, Kenya, won the Copenhagen Marathon in 2:17:54. During the race, he was expected to break the course record set in 1986. At the half marathon mark, Mutai left his competitors behind. But at 30 km, he couldn’t keep the same pace and had to slow down. He still finished alone, 4 minutes ahead of Amare A Abebe (Ethiopia – 2:21:34) and Abdellatif Ait Hsine (Bahrain – 2:24.37).

2014 Winner -  Ayelu Abebe Hordofa
Credit : Copenhagen Marathon

Ayelu Abebe Hordofa from Ethiopia claimed the women’s title by completing the race in 2:40:02. This is her first victory on the marathon distance. The finished crossed the finish line with a confortable over Rael Kimaiyo Jepyator (Kenya – 2:42.21). Herriet Jepchumba Chebore also from Kenya took the third place in 2:48.00.

This year 12,000 runners had registered for the marathon and 9,619 crossed the finish line. The international participation was huge. Runners from 65 countries met in Copenhagen to take part in the race.

The 36th edition will take place on May 24th 2015.

Top 10 Men

1 Julius Kiprono Mutai  KEN 02:17:54
2 Amare E Abebe  ETH 02:21:34
3 Abdellatif Ait Hsine  BRN 02:24:37
4 Tomas Bereket Tewelde  NOR 02:25:20
5 Thorkild Sundstrup  DEN 02:25:31
6 Lukasz Oskierko  POL 02:26:32
7 Nick Fridberg  DEN 02:28:45
8 Sammy Kiptoo  KEN 02:28:55
9 Kristian Nielsen  DEN 02:29:36
10 Magnus Hansson  SWE 02:32:43

Top 10 Ladies

1 Ayelu Abebe Hordofa  ETH 02:40:02
2 Rael Kimaiyo Jepyator  KEN 02:42:21
3 Herriet Jepchumba Chebore  KEN 02:48:00
4 Lone Balling  DEN 02:49:10
5 Luise Sønder  DEN 02:53:56
6 Lærke Mikkelsen  DEN 02:57:53
7 Margrethe Frydenborg  DEN 02:59:48
8 Marina Stoltz  DEN 03:02:24
9 Cecilie Buhl Hansen  DEN 03:02:43
10 Petra Bartakova  SUI 03:02:50

Complete results for the 2014 Copenhagen Marathon