Results: Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon & miniMarathon

28 Apr 2015 14:20
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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Last Saturday, the popular Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon & miniMarathon was held in downtown Louisville, KY.

Marathon Results

Bryan Morseman won the marathon in 2:22:35.24 and Alemnesh Habtemikael won the women’s race with a time of 2:49:55.01.

1,952 runners crossed the finish line in the marathon.

Top 10 Men

1 Bryan Morseman (US) Bath, NY 2:22:35.24
2 Birhanu Tadesse (US) Washington Dc, DC 2:24:34.40
3 Chass Armstrong (US) Asheville, NC 2:33:00.22
4 Mark Hamilton (US) New Albany, IN 2:34:30.92
5 Marty McCormick (US) Arlington, VA 2:36:59.01
6 David Mars (US) Mt Sterling, OH 2:37:53.45
7 Gary Krugger (US) Flagstaff, AZ 2:42:54.10
8 Derek Webb (US) Abingdon, VA 2:46:30.53
9 Thomas Smith (US) Wethersfield, CT 2:51:10.13
10 Sean Hopkins (US) Bradenton, FL 2:52:01.77

Top 10 Women

1 Alemnesh Habtemikael (US) Silver Spring, MD 2:49:55.01
2 Kate Nicewicz (US) Cookeville, TN 2:59:33.65
3 Kim Coleman (US) Louisville, KY 3:00:35.86
4 Elissa Ballas (US) Chicago, IL 3:01:12.78
5 Tracy Longhurst (US) Tazewell, TN 3:03:53.42
6 Deborah Vanderstoep (US) Arvada, CO 3:09:16.04
7 Corrinne Beecher (US) Gahanna, OH 3:11:54.35
8 Kayla Haley (US) Newburgh, IN 3:12:53.08
9 Kathy Pearman (US) Creve Coeur, MO 3:13:47.89
10 Allison Krieger (US) Plainville, IN 3:14:15.64

Complete Marathon Results

MiniMarathon Results

The MiniMarathon was the most popular race of the event, with 10,456 finishers. The first to cross the finish line was Elisha Barno with a time of 1:01:43.21. In the women’s race the victory went to Askale Merachi with a time of 1:12:07.49.

Top 10 Men

1 Elisha Barno (US) Sante Fe, NM 1:01:43.21
2 Pius Nyantika (USA) Louisville, KY 1:01:45.83
3 Julius Koskei (US) Hebron, KY 1:03:31.11
4 Michael Eaton (US) Louisville, KY 1:04:59.84
5 Peter Chebii (US) Grand Prarie, TX 1:07:38.25
6 Shadrack Kiyai (US) Hebron, KY 1:08:31.03
7 Jonathan Reynolds (US) Louisville, KY 1:09:29.12
8 David Mokore (USA) Bowling Green, KY 1:10:06.41
9 Brian Denny (US) Cincinnati, OH 1:10:31.60
10 Jeffrey Denny (US) Cincinnati, OH 1:11:39.75

Top 10 Women

1 Askale Merachi (US) Silver Spring, MD 1:12:07.49
2 Tarah Korir (CA) St. Clements, ON 1:14:36.93
3 Alana Hadley (US) Charlotte, NC 1:18:42.95
4 Courtney Cooper (US) Boone, NC 1:22:20.96
5 Jacqueline Parsons (US) West Jefferson, NC 1:23:36.87
6 Alicia Heyne (US) Louisville, KY 1:24:51.03
7 Hannah Mullins (US) Lagrange, KY 1:25:50.57
8 Beth Melton (US) Bellefontaine, OH 1:25:59.04
9 Maggie Wagner (US) Louisville, KY 1:26:28.49
10 John Campbell 1:26:28.76

Complete Mini Marathon Results

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