Results: Gachaga, Wanjiku take top spots in Spain

28 Jan 2016 13:02
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2011 race
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Marathon results

Morris Munene Gachaga (1:01:02) finished ahead of more than 6,500 runners to win the Mitja Marato Internacional Villa De Santa Pola in Spain. Jacob Kibet Kendagor came in less than a minute off the lead at 1:01:26. Ben Somikwo (1:01:52) barely eclipsed Quais Zitane (1:01:54) for third. For the women, it was Polline Wanjiku (1:10:25) pacing her way to victory. In a tight race for second, Paula Gonzalez Berodia (1:11:04) managed to hold off Ait Salem Souad (1:11:09).

Amazing sight. #santapola #mediamaraton more than 9000 #runners. Incredible Sunday! SantaPolaTurism</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/dipuAlicante">dipuAlicante pic.twitter.com/N94FzMofPz

— Ian Livesey (@ILivesey) January 24, 2016

Top 10 Men

1 Morris Munene GACHAGA 1:01:02
2 Jacob Kibet KENDAGOR 1:01:26
3 Ben SOMIKWO 1:01:52
4 Quais ZITANE 1:01:54
5 Javier Guerra POLO 1:02:22
6 Zelalem Bacha REGASA 1:03:02
7 Jaouad TOUGANE 1:03:22
8 Jesus Espana COBO 1:03:28
9 El Hachimi ABDELHADI 1:04:21
10 Hassane AHOUCHAR 1:04:25

Top 10 Women

1 Polline WANJIKU 1:10:25
2 Paula Gonzalez BERODIA 1:11:04
3 Ait Salem SOUAD 1:11:09
4 Alessandra Aguilar MORAN 1:12:02
5 Marta Silvestre SORIANO 1:12:13
6 Azucena Diaz CALVO 1:12:19
7 Kim DILLEN 1:13:04
8 Marta Galimany GUASCH 1:13:37
9 Marta Esteban POVEDA 1:13:41
10 Paula Mayobre GONZALEZ 1:13:51

Complete Results

Medio Maratón Internacional Villa de Santa Pola