Results: Kitwara takes top spot in Lisbon

25 Mar 2016 11:55
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Credit : Joaquim T

Half Marathon

Sammy Kirop Kitwara (59:47) improved his person best by one second to win the 26th annual Meia Maratona de Lisboa in western Portugal.
The IAAF waterfront course run by thousands, is one of the fastest in the world, and includes a 1.5 mile stretch across the Tejo River, using the 25th of April Bridge.
In a tight race for runner-up, Keneth Kiprop Kipkemoi (1:00:05) came in seconds ahead of Paul Lonyangata (1:00:11).


For the women, it was Ruti Aga (1:09:16) managing to hold off Ymer Wude Ayalew (1:09:23) and Linet Masai (1:09:33) for first.
Masai cut more than two minutes from her only other attempt at a half marathon.


Top 10 Men

1 Sammy Kirop KITWARA KEN 59:47
2 Keneth Kiprop KIPKEMOI KEN 1:00:05
3 Paul LONYANGATA KEN 1:00:11
4 Emmanuel KIPSANG KEN 1:00:14
5 Leonard KOMON KEN 1:01:30
6 Moses KIBET UGA 1:01:37
7 Stephen ARITA KEN 1:01:48
8 Emmanuel BETT KEN 1:02:37
9 Goitom KIFLE ERI 1:02:39
10 Ayele BETESFA ETH 1:02:48

Top 10 Women

1 Ruti AGA ETH 1:09:16
2 Ymer Wude AYALEW ETH 1:09:23
3 Linet MASAI KEN 1:09:33
4 Eunice Chebicii CHUMBA BRN 1:09:55
5 Sara MOREIRA POR 1:10:17
6 Clemence CALVIN FRA 1:11:17
7 Jelena PROKOPCUKA LAT 1:11:44
8 Dominika NAPIERAJ POL 1:12:07
9 Beata Nandjala NAIGAMBO NAM 1:12:44
10 Fatna MARAOUI ITA 1:13:52

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Top 10 Men

1 Pedro CRUZ POR 23:37
2 Nuno LOPES POR 23:46
3 Marco MIGUEL POR 24:08
4 Diogo BAENA POR 24:12
5 Vitor Tavares MARQUES POR 24:59
6 Tiago SOUSA POR 25:12
7 Rui FIRMINO POR 25:53
8 Luis SANTOS POR 25:56
9 Fernando PEREIRA POR 26:20
10 Flavio SANTOS POR 26:31

Top 10 Women

1 Maria SANTOS POR 31:02
2 Clare GRAHAM GBR 31:18
3 Rita SANTOS POR 31:33
4 Fernanda GIL POR 32:44
5 Julia GARCIA ESP 32:55
6 Carmen HENRIQUES POR 33:05
7 Rita FERREIRA POR 34:02
8 Catia SOFIA NASCIMENTO POR 34:04
9 Ana Sofia MENDES POR 34:10
10 Kaylee GRUBER POR 35:05

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