Results: Kigen, Bedada finish first in La Rochelle

04 Dec 2015 12:42
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La Rochelle Harbour entrance
Credit : Andy Roberts

Marathon results

Norbert Kigen (2:09:25) managed to hold off Gilbert Masai (2:09:49) to win the Marathon de La Rochelle in France.
More than 6,000 runners completed the west coast run.
Gezahegn Keneni took third with a time of 2:11:33.


For the women, it was Bekelech Bedada (2:32:11) coming in comfortably ahead of the field to take the top spot.
Kelly Crickmore finished a distance second at 2:46:05.
Svetlana Pretot (2:49:25) rounded out the top three.

Top 10 Men

1 Norbert KIGEN KEN 2:09:25
2 Gilbert MASAI KEN 2:09:49
3 Gezahegn KENENI ETH 2:11:33
4 Tadesse DABI ETH 2:13:14
5 Samson BUNGEI KEN 2:15:07
6 Vladzislav PRAMAU BLR 2:17:34
7 Isaac LANGAT KEN 2:18:21
8 Ahmat ABDOU-DAOUD FRA 2:19:34
9 Khalid EN GUADY MAR 2:24:28
10 Yuri KAPTSERAU BLR 2:25:41

Top 10 Women

1 Bekelech BEDADA ETH 2:32:11
2 Kelly CRICKMORE GBR 2:46:05
3 Svetlana PRETOT FRA 2:49:25
4 Shona CROMBIEHICKS GBR 2:55:59
5 Marie-Amelie JUIN FRA 2:56:30
6 Gladys KIBIWOT KEN 2:56:58
7 Julie GIACOMELLI FRA 2:57:07
8 Phillippa KEAST NZL 3:02:33
9 Murielle BRIONNE FRA 3:03:25
10 Camille CHAIGNEAU FRA 3:06:39

Complete Results

10K results

Top 10 Men

1 Antoine DUBREUCQ FRA 31:22
2 Jonathan BILLAUD FRA 32:26
3 Freddy PAILLARD FRA 32:32
4 Jonathan VARLOTEAUX FRA 32:56
5 Anthony BEDEL FRA 33:08
6 Jose-Luis LOPEZ FRA 33:46
7 Anthony BROTON FRA 34:20
8 Mathieu LE MOUILLOUR FRA 34:24
9 Pierre-Lou BILLEROT FRA 34:33
10 Jean-Charles ARNAUD FRA 34:45

Top 10 Women

1 Vanessa CARNET FRA 38:20
2 Aurelie RICHARD FRA 38:46
3 Sandrine BEZARD FRA 41:17
4 Marie-Pierre CANDELA FRA 41:36
5 Emilie VALETTE FRA 42:26
6 Francoise GUILLOTEAU FRA 42:37
7 Marinr HELYOT FRA 42:43
8 Jennifer Tournatt KERNE FRA 42:49
9 Cecile ARROUET FRA 42:51
10 Gladys BOULY FRA 42:59

Complete Results