Results: McGrath and Kipkoech make way to top in Edmonton

27 Aug 2015 13:15
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Marathon results

Finishing with almost an identical time from last year, 2014 runner-up Tom McGrath (2:28:48) came in almost five minutes ahead of nearly 600 runners to win the 2015 Edmonton Marathon along the Saskatchewan River in Alberta, Canada.
Thomas Omwenga took second with a time of 2:33:44.
Third-place finisher Brendan Lunty (2:34:50) was only other runner to come in under two hours and 40 minutes.
He finished fourth in 2014.


For the women, it was Emily Potter in easily ahead of the field.
Her time of 2:42:56 set a new course record.
Polly Moody (3:00:35) came in less than a minute ahead of Reina Ainsworth (3:01:31) to take second.
Moody finished eighth in the half marathon a year ago.

Top 10 Men

1 Tom MCGRATH 2:28:48
2 Thomas OMWENGA 2:33:44
3 Brendan LUNTY 2:34:50
4 Richard HAYES 2:40:13
5 Criag SCHMITT 2:41:41
6 Ian BLOKLAND 2:47:13
7 Alex PETROSKY 2:48:13
8 Cliff De BRUIJN 2:49:18
9 Neil SADOWNIK 2:50:21
10 Andre LESSARD 2:50:38

Top 10 Women

1 Emily POTTER 2:42:56
2 Polly MOODY 3:00:35
3 Reina AINSWORTH 3:01:31
4 Danielle A. BOURGEOIS 3:05:47
5 Kristie PEARSON 3:10:47
6 Rochelle MARASA 3:12:21
7 Kathryn DURELL 3:12:58
8 Caroline LYNCH 2:19:29
9 Shelley BENDER 3:14:18
10 Claudette AUGERT 3:14:53

Complete Results

Half Marathon results

Daniel Kipkoech (1:03:36) cut 40 seconds from his third-place finish in 2014 to top more than 1,600 runners in this year’s Edmonton Half Marathon.
Coming in less than a minute behind Kipkoech was runner-up Reid Coolsaet with a time of 1:04:09.
In a tight race for third, Kip Kangogo (1:05:02) beat Justin Young (1:05:05) by no more than a step.
Kangogo finished fourth a year ago.
For the women, it was Jess Draskau Petersson ( 1:13:08) with the win.
Mary Davies secured second with a time of 1:14:44.
Rhiannon Johns (1:16:12) rounded out the top three as the only other runner to come in under an hour and 20 minutes.


Top 10 Men

1 Daniel KIPKOECH 1:03:36
2 Reid COOLSAET 1:04:09
3 Kip KANGOGO 1:05:02
4 Justin YOUNG 1:05:05
5 Patrick GEOGHRGAN 1:07:11
6 Al ESCALERA 1:07:52
7 Willy KIMOSOP 1:08:34
8 Tristan MANNIX 1:08:59
9 Jeremy DEERE 1:09:02
10 Lewis KELLY 1:13:18

Top 10 Women

1 Jess Draskau PETERSSON 1:13:08
2 Mary DAVIES 1:14:44
3 Rhiannon JOHNS 1:16:12
4 Rachael BREWER 1:20:17
5 Christy LOVIG 1:21:11
6 Shannon MAISANO 1:24:52
7 Kim MURPHY 1:25:35
8 Jessica MUELLLER 1:25:39
9 Sarah MCMASTER 1:25:40
10 KENDALL BARBER 1:26:20

Complete Results

10K results

Top 10 Men

1 Markus VOLLMER 34:07
2 Eric WIEBE 34:21
3 Keith BRADFORD 34:36
4 Nathan KENDRICK 34:46
5 Josh INHABER 34:59
6 Patrick NESBITT 35:06
7 Chan Yew WOO 35:50
8 Shawn LYWOOD 35:57
9 Jack COOK 35:58
10 Darrin DEFORGE 35:59

Top 10 Women

1 Jennifer NORMINTON 37:41
2 Shari BOYLE 39:05
3 Jessie LILLY 40:12
4 Kathryn STONE 40:55
5 Heather HYNES 41:59
6 Larissa ZARIWNY 43:40
7 Rachael SMILIE 44:43
8 Courtenay SMART 45:13
9 Jennifer ST. PIERRE 45:24
10 Krista PETERSEN 46:08

Complete Results

5K results

Top 10 Men

1 Eric TAYLOR 17:39
2 Sergio PEREZ 17:46
3 Moritz HAAGER 17:56
4 Maciej GANCARCZYK 19:37
5 Trey MYERS 21:30
6 Matthew THURM 21:39
7 Evert MARIS 21:50
8 Thomas HRYNIW 221:54
9 Ronald KARDASH 22:05
10 Michael MCINTYRE 22:06

Top 10 Women

1 Vanessa TROFIMENKOFF 18:37
2 Glynis MILNE 19:45
3 Chanelle GAGNE 19:38
4 Daniella WASIELEWSKI 20:30
5 Jordana De PASQUALE 20:31
6 Skylar WEINSTEIN 22:02
7 Nadia MYROON 22:06
8 Catherine PEIRCE 22:53
9 Elisabeth PEREZ 22:55
10 Kiri SADER 23:33

Complete Results