Results: Lattelecom Riga Marathon

18 May 2016 08:17
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Human River a.k.a the start of the Riga Marathon 2016
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Marathon

Dominic Kangor Kimwetich scored victory with a time of 02:11:45, establishing a new record for the course. He bested Kaleab Selomon Ghilagabr who crossed the finish line 37 seconds behind him. The third place went to Charles Wachira Maina with a time of 02:13:55

In the women’s race, Shitaye Gemechu Debellu took top spot in 02:38:41 , followed by Divina Jepkogei who finished with a time of 02:40:01. Finishing third was Mulunesh Zwedu Asefa (02:44:08.


Top 5 Men

1 Dominic Kangor Kimwetich 02:11:45
2 Kaleab Selomon Ghilagabr 02:12:22
3 Charles Wachira Maina 02:13:55
4 Shumet Akalnew Mengistu 02:15:37
5 Beyene Effa Soboka 02:18:04

Top 5 Women

1 Shitaye Gemechu Debellu 02:38:41
2 Divina Jepkogei 02:40:01
3 Mulunesh Zwedu Asefa 02:44:08
4 Anita Kažemāka 02:44:09
5 Abiyot Eshetu Deme 02:46:06

Complete results

Half Marathon

Ibrahim Mukunga Wachira took top spot in 01:05:26. Daviti Kharazishvili secured second in this year’s race with a time of 01:05:38. Erik Gramstad (01:07:46) made notched third place.

In the women’s race, Jeļena Prokopčuka got a win, finishing with a time of 01:16:06 . She bested Rasa Drazdauskaite who crossed the finish line 16 seconds behind her. Finishing third was Ilona Marhele (01:16:37).


Top 5 Men

1 Ibrahim Mukunga Wachira 01:05:26
2 Daviti Kharazishvili 01:05:38
3 Erik Gramstad 01:07:46
4 Valērijs Žolnerovičs 01:08:43
5 Jaakko Nieminen 01:09:14

Top 5 Women

1 Jeļena Prokopčuka 01:16:06
2 Rasa Drazdauskaite 01:16:22
3 Ilona Marhele 01:16:37
4 Kristine Helle 01:18:28
5 PAOLA SALVATORI 01:21:40

Complete results

The next edition of the Lattelecom Riga Marathon will be on May 14, 2017.