Results: Knox first Hawaiian to win Kaua’i Full, winners repeat in Half

11 Sep 2015 10:10
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Marathon results

Allister Knox (2:51:45) came in over half an hour ahead of the field to win the Kaua’i Marathon in Poipu, Hawaii.
He was the first Hawaiian to win the event in its seven years.
Tim Price (3:23:20) took second in the race which earned recent Bucket List honors from Runner’s World for its rainforest, volcano and ocean views.
Derrick Ledesma (3:24:52) held off Renato Desouza (3:25:04) for third.
Ledesma finished fifth a year ago and sixth in 2013.
For the women, it was Sabina Piras taking the top spot with a time of 3:06:36.
She finished fifth in 2012.
Last year’s winner Nicole Chyr (3:10:00) came in almost 20 minutes ahead of Brooke Sugahara (3:29:07) for second.
Chyr also won it in 2013.
Sugahara finished third in the half marathon a year ago.

Top 10 Men

1 Allister KNOX USA 2:51:45
2 Tim PRICE USA 3:23:20
3 Derrick LEDESMA USA 3:24:52
4 Renato DESOUZA USA 3:25:04
5 Yuto SHIRAKAWA JPN 3:25:22
6 Tmohiro NOSAKA JPN 3:26:05
7 Sal SALMI USA 3:31:50
8 Jason FLORIMONTE USA 3:38:11
9 Tom BURCHELL USA 3:39:27
10 Edward DRIELAK USA 3:40:08

Top 10 Women

1 Sabina PIRAS USA 3:06:36
2 Nicole CHYR USA 3:10:00
3 Brooke SUGAHARA USA 3:29:07
4 Sarah KEMP USA 3:37:06
5 Varinka Barbini ENSMINGER USA 3:49:05
6 Mieko TAKAKU USA 3:50:27
7 Izumi MIZUNO JPN 3:57:43
8 Ashley MCKENNEY USA 4:02:11
9 Christina TORRES USA 4:07:40
10 Anna GALL USA 4:07:45

Complete Results

Half Marathon results

Tyler McCandless (1:12:35) came in just a few ticks under 10 minutes ahead of Shun Suzuki (1:22:31) to defend his title in the Kaua’i Half Marathon.
More than 1,100 runners took part in the main event.
Martin Anders (1:24:49) rounded out the top three with a time of 1:24:49.


For the women, it was Lauren Tippets (1:28:29) defending her title for a second straight year.
She was the only runner to come in under an hour and a half.
Jackie Reding (1:36:42) finished just six seconds ahead of Jaime Ross (1:36:48) for second.
Reding finished fourth a year ago.
Third in 2013.

Top 10 Men

1 Tyler MCCANDLESS USA 1:12:35
2 Shun SUZUKI JPN 1:22:31
3 Martin ANDERS USA 1:24:49
4 Tim ANDERSON AUS 1:27:38
5 Brandon JACINTO USA 1:33:55
6 Brendan MAHONEY USA 1:34:07
7 Brent BIGGAR USA 1:34:30
8 Matthew PENDERGAST USA 1:35:03
9 Leo MCCARTHY USA 1:35:49
10 Jared JOHNSON USA 1:36:06

Top 10 Women

1 Lauren TIPPETS USA 1:28:29
2 Jackie REDING USA 1:36:42
3 Jaime ROSS USA 1:36:48
4 Brooke GIUFFRE USA 1:37:55
5 Elizabeth ERICKSON USA 1:40:00
6 Karen KUNZ USA 1:40:51
7 Molly ASHKENAS USA 1:42:27
8 Bridget FLYNN USA 1:44:04
9 Junko CHONG USA 1:44:32
10 Muantawan ARSRAI USA 1:45:39

Complete Results